What You Need to Know Today: December 29

Good afternoon, Early Risers! Here’s what you need to know TECH The truth about gadget warranties. Three weeks ago my smartphone broke. I took it in for repairs and the guy said he couldn’t fix it — the motherboard was toast. After I bid farewell to my Nexus 5...
Why Swedish Women Lose Weight Faster

Why Swedish Women Lose Weight Faster

Recently a couple of photos were causing a huge stir on Facebook. Turns out a few folks from America stole a “Swedish Weight Loss Secret” and put it to work. When they did, they went from skeptical and failed dieters to losing 24 to 40 pounds in just a few weeks....
Don’t Pay Your Credit Card Debt

Don’t Pay Your Credit Card Debt

My dad got off the phone and started crying. My mom yelled at him, “He didn’t give it to you!” My dad had lent $2,000 to S. and S. couldn’t pay him back “yet.” This call happened at least once a week. S. was his best friend for 20 years. My mom would scream at my dad,...