Is Giving Tuesday Impactful?

While giving on this day has turned out to be contagious, here’s how we can be impactful year-round.

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6 Ways to Win Black Friday (And Beat the Urge to Overspend)

It’s no secret that retailers do everything to get us to spend on Black Friday. Here’s how to outsmart them.

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This is How to Convince Your Friends to Vote

Here’s what to say to get your friends to exercise their most fundamental freedom, and contribute to the future of our country.

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Why Our Brain Values Halloween, Even If It’s Expensive

The amount we spend on Halloween is scary. Here’s how Halloween tricks our brain into treating ourselves a little too much.

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The 6 Keys to Breaking Bad Habits

Let’s face it: we all have that one bad habit we just can’t shake. Here’s how to scientifically put an end to your bad habits once and for all.

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Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit of Meaningfulness

Setting aside some of our self-interests at times for something larger than ourselves will create more meaning in our lives, which will ultimately make us happier.

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How to Hack Taxes and Stop Procrastinating

Did you know one in four tax returns get filed within two weeks of the IRS deadline? It begs the question: why do most people procrastinate and wait until the last minute to do taxes?

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These 4 Tricks Will Help You Spend Smarter, Science Says

Let’s be real: even if you set a budget, it’s difficult to control spending once the impulse to buy hits. Here’s how to create a budget you’ll actually stick with, without seriously impacting your happiness.

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Why is Adulting Trending?

“Adulting is hard.” How many times have you read that on your social feed? We dug deep into social trends to see if ‘adulting’ is just a fad, or if it’s here to stay.

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How Deep is Our Love?

Determining the perfect gift can be quite stressful. Here are some findings from social science that we should take into account when buying gifts.

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