The next time the line at Starbucks is threatening to burn through your resolve to eat clean—that 420-calorie chocolate-chunk cookie would go so well with a latte, wouldn't it?—take a few seconds to do some mental math and your craving may quickly evaporate. Factoring the "exercise equivalent" of an item—how long it would take to to burn it off—is much more effective at helping consumers make…
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Bringing Electricity to Kenya’s Slums: Hard Lessons Lead to Great Gains
Using a community-based approach, Kenya Power has gone from 5,000 households connected under its informal settlements program, to over 150,000, in just one year.
U.S. sales rise 10%; Detroit 3 gain share
Auto sales increased 10 percent in the United States during October as the Detroit 3 gained market share while other major automakers fell short of projections. The industry's seasonally adjusted annualized selling rate declined from September's sluggish figure, to 15.2 million. Executives and analysts said the closure of federal offices during the federal government shutdown curbed traffic in the first half of October before rebounding.
3 Reasons Why Cloud Migration is Gaining Traction in Healthcare
Issues such as performance, payroll priorities, and a lack of expertise in data center management have healthcare institutions moving to the cloud.
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What is a pre-approved mortgage?
www.coldwellbanker.com Jessica Edwards of Coldwell Banker explains what a pre-approved mortgage is.
What’s New on the Mortgage Front?
From low down payment options for first-time buyers to jumbo loan options for move-up purchases, find out what lenders are offering buyers today.
How to gain control of your free time
There are 168 hours in each week. How do we find time for what matters most? Time management expert Laura Vanderkam studies how busy people spend their lives...
How Walk Off The Earth Gained 636 Million Views With Low Budget Videos
Walk Off The Earth has proven themselves to be consistent viral hitmakers with over 600 million YouTube views and successful brand collaborations.
One mile on a bike is a $.42 economic gain to society, one mile driving is a $.20 loss
Copenhagen, the bicycle-friendliest place on the planet, publishes a biannual Bicycle Account, and buried in its pages is a rather astonishing fact.
A Guide to Finding Mortgage Savings
Many borrowers are spending too much in mortgage payments because they didn't shop around for lenders enough. The Consumer Finance Protection Bureau has a new online toolkit to help consumers find
How to Refinance Your Mortgage
You made it through the hardest part: buying a home. Now, perhaps just a few years later, you’re ready to refinance your mortgage. How hard can it be? You may…
Could Influence Weight Gain
Eating food in front of the TV at least twice a week is linked to weight gain.
The Foreclosure Fade, and What it Means for the Housing Market
The U.S. housing market appears to be finding its footing after a sharp rise in mortgage rates last summer, on top of some big price gains, deflated sales.
This Is How Technology Is Empowering Mortgage Consumers
Ever since the financial crisis of 2008, the mortgage industry has changed. But is it for the better or worse?
How to Lose Holiday Weight Gain
So you may have put on a bit of weight around the holidays—that's okay. Use these tips to learn how to lose that holiday weight gain!
Advice for Dancers: Start Gaining Strength
Weight-lifting tips for dancers, plus how to worry less and beat post-performance letdownI’m tired of looking like a skinny teenager who’s too weak to partner women. How can I buff up?—Rob, Queens, NYWhile muscle size is determined by your genes, you can make vast improvements to your physique i...
How to save $9,000 on your mortgage
If you are looking to buy a home, don't skip these very important steps when it comes to getting a mortgage.