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Three Ways to Combat This Thanksgiving Day Ailment

It’s an ailment that hits most of us on Thanksgiving Day…

Each year we inevitably find ourselves passed out on the sofa after Thanksgiving dinner. Most folks blame the turkey for the sleepiness. It’s popular wisdom to blame the tryptophan an essential amino acid found in turkey.

What to Eat (and Avoid) This Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is the one day I spend thinking entirely about food…

I remember growing up watching my dad spend all day making Thanksgiving dinner for our family. He did it all – the oyster stew, the gravy, the stuffing… We even brought out the honorary carving knife for him. At the end of the day, the kids did the dishes. Mom loved that day.

Seven Ways to Stay Safe While Shopping Online

Americans beat their own record in just a few days last year.

On Black Friday 2020, Americans spent around $9 billion online, a new record for a single day’s U.S. e-commerce sales. Then, just a few days later, on Cyber Monday, we outspent ourselves… to a new historical high of $10.8 billion.

Don’t Repeat the Mistakes of the Dot-Com Boom

More than 20 years ago, online currencies already caused a craze…

In the late 1990s, investors flocked to two seemingly ahead-of-the-game dot-com companies – Flooz and Beenz.

Beware These ‘Everywhere Chemicals’

Convenience is killing us.

With the click of a button, you can get household items, clothes, groceries, takeout, and more delivered right to you, so you never have to leave the house.

Buy This Inflation Hedge Today

Lots of folks wrote off concerns about inflation…

Plenty of investors claimed rising inflation was just “transitory” and weren’t worried at all.

Fat Isn’t the Enemy

Every 40 seconds, someone in the U.S. has a stroke.

That adds up to about 795,000 Americans having a stroke every year. More than 140,000 of those people die.

Why the U.S. Isn’t Going to Ban Cryptocurrencies

Doc’s note: Countries around the world are introducing new regulations for cryptocurrencies, with some countries completely banning companies in the industry. But that doesn’t mean the end of cryptocurrencies.

Today, our in-house crypto expert Eric Wade explains why the U.S. will realize it can’t regulate cryptos…

How to Conquer the Wild West of Investing

Cryptocurrencies are the Wild West of the investment world.

Crypto bulls say this is the future of finance… But owning and lending cryptocurrencies is complex. There are the well-established names like bitcoin, but others just seem crazy…

Medicare Won’t Save You

Our health care system is so dysfunctional…

The incentives are wrong. Doctors and hospitals are rewarded for over-testing and overtreating, instead of being paid to prevent illness.