Saving Tips for Teens

Saving Tips for Teens

Are you a teenager that is searching for ways to save money? There are a lot of reasons why you want to save. It might be because you want to buy a new gadget, or a new wardrobe. Whatever the reason, saving will help you prepare for adulthood and be responsible for your finances. Some of the advantages of saving include stored funds for emergencies, compound interest, and financial discipline. Whether you are getting money from your allowance or from your summer job, you should start saving a portion of it as early as possible. You should learn to allocate at least 30 percent of your finances to savings, 30 percent to contributing to expenses inside the house, and 40 percent for having fun. Here are some of the tips that you can do in order to save: Practice setting a financial goal. Having a goal helps not only in motivation but also learning to prioritize the important things that you really need....
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Healthy Eating

Healthy Eating

Making a change in your lifestyle can be hard. You might look in the mirror one day and realized that you need to exercise, and eat the right kind of foods. If you are struggling with your diet, here is a guide for eating healthy. Differentiate the healthy foods from the junk ones. Healthy food means that it came directly to the source. These are fruits, seafood, eggs, vegetables, milk, meat, and nuts. They are the ones which grow directly from land or came out of directly from the sea. Junk foods have a lot of processed ingredients, or came out of vending machines, came from a bag, wrapper, box, or a drive-thru window. These ingredients have been processed for at least 10 times before they became the food that you are eating. If there are so many ingredients, then that food will not make you healthy. You have to be mentally prepared if you want to make a change...
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Must-Try Dishes around the World

Must-Try Dishes around the World

If you’re taking a trip, you should try the best dish a country has to offer. It makes the trip to that country unforgettable and you can have an awesome experience in terms of food. Here is a list of famous must-try dishes on different countries around the world. If you are going to Spain, you should sample their paella de marisco. This is commonly called Spain’s “seafood paella” and it originated on the east coast. This dish consists of white rice, different varieties of seafood, vegetables, snails, and white beans. Different seasonings and various herbs like rosemary, olive oil, and saffron are mixed for added taste. You will definitely enjoy your vacation when you are eating a paella while sun bathing on a Spanish coast. You can try the traditional taco while in Mexico. This dish consists of wheat tortilla that is stuffed with seafood, beef, chicken, vegetables, and seafood. It is often garnished with salsa, onions, lettuces, tomatoes, cilantro, and...
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All about Bitcoins

All about Bitcoins

Bitcoins are digital currencies use to pay for transactions. It was invented by an unknown computer programmer called Satoshi Nakamoto. No one was able to confirm the identity of Satoshi. He, she or they disappeared from the Bitcoin world 2 years later after the software creation. As of this moment, a Bitcoin’s value ranges from $4000 to $4100. Bitcoins are decentralized. That means that like the internet, there’s no central authority that controls the transactions. It provides anonymity to the people who do these transactions. Each transaction is recorded in a public ledger called a blockchain. These transactions are validated by network nodes and they are broadcasted and published to other nodes. If payer Y sends Bitcoins to payee Z, the sender can’t take back what he sent, unless payee Z decides to return the Bitcoin to the original sender. As of the moment, it is believed that there are 21 million Bitcoins that can be mined. Cryptography controls the creation of...
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Guide to a Healthy Diet

Guide to a Healthy Diet

A healthy diet is not about being overly thin and depriving yourself from your favorite foods. It is basically about feeling good about your body, have energy to do daily tasks, and having mood stability. Studies show that a healthy diet has a profound effect on your mood. Eating the right food can lower the symptoms of depression, anxiety, and stress. A healthy diet consists of having the right amounts of fat, carbohydrates, proteins, calcium, vitamins, and fiber. Fats such as Omega 3 can help protect the brain and the heart. Omega 3 is an example of a good fat. It can help trim your waistline and improve your mood. Carbohydrates are your body’s source of energy. It can come from whole grains, fruits and vegetables. You should limit your intake of white bread, pastries and sugar since they can increase your waistline, and can cause mood fluctuations. Protein is common with meat products but there are also plant-based sources of...
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