Are you sure that your Valentine’s gift will please your beloved?

Are you sure that your Valentine’s gift will please your beloved?

Valentine’s Day, the most romantic day of the year, can become a real fiasco for many couples. A study published in 2016, which involved 2900 Internet users between 18 and 60, revealed their customs and preferences for this day. The data collected reveal that six out of ten people have...

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For health and happiness, share good news

For health and happiness, share good news

San Antonio, Texas – Service members, including both active and recently separated, have been called upon to fight overseas and to assist during natural disasters at home. They can face unique challenges when they return in both the workplace and at home. New research, focused on service member couples in...

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Is student debt responsible for ‘boomeranging’ among young adults?

Is student debt responsible for ‘boomeranging’ among young adults?

While student loan debt has reached an all-time high, with the average college graduate owing $30,000 in student loans, it does not increase young adults’ risk of “boomeranging” or returning to their parental home, according to a Dartmouth-led study published in Sociology of Education. Boomerangers, surprisingly, had less student loan...

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Latest salary trends

Latest salary trends

This infographic has been provided by Cezanne, a software company specialized in Human Resources management, and that is why they know exactly what employees and managers are looking for this year regarding salaries, incentives, perks or vacation days.

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Looking for a gaming monitor? Take a look here.

Looking for a gaming monitor? Take a look here.

Whether you’re a casual after-hours driver or a hardcore PC gamer, the hardware can mean the difference between victory and failure. Regarding the gaming monitor, there are many factors in your decision, but if you’re dealing with gaming graphics, every detail counts.

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Tips for Preparing to Sell the Family Car

Tips for Preparing to Sell the Family Car

Are you ready to sell your family car? Maybe you need a larger or smaller car for your family. Either way, proper preparation will ensure the greatest selling price for your car. Follow these recommendations from the professionals for getting the most for your used car. Take the time to...

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Time spent online in class, linked with worse test scores

Time spent online in class, linked with worse test scores

A new study links spending time online in class with worse test scores, even among the most intelligent and motivated students. Researchers studied laptop use in an introductory psychology course and found the average time spent browsing the internet for non-class-related purposes was 37 minutes. Students spent the most time...

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A friend of a friend is … a dense network

A friend of a friend is … a dense network

It’s a familiar request in the digital age: one of your friends on social media has a friend who wants to be your friend. Frequent linking among friends of friends can cause a rapid increase in social network connectivity. A new theoretical model shows that networks evolve very differently depending...

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‘Baby boomers’ on dope: Recreational marijuana use is on the rise among adults over 50

‘Baby boomers’ on dope: Recreational marijuana use is on the rise among adults over 50

The recent legalization of recreational marijuana (cannabis) use in California, Colorado, and Washington reflect the sweeping changes in the attitudes and perceptions towards marijuana use in the United States. Eight states have voted in favor of legal recreational marijuana and 26 states in total allow medicinal marijuana. There is a...

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Women are more active with free community workouts

Women are more active with free community workouts

A government-sponsored program in Brazil is improving the physical activity of women there. Researchers think it could work in other communities around the world. “To combat rising obesity rates, the Brazilian government created the Academia das Cidades program, or City Academies, to give residents free access to fitness facilities and...

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