Facts (and Myths) About Boosting Your Immune System lifestyle wellness

It’s crucial to stay healthy as the threat of coronavirus spreads. Here are the best strategies.

As the new coronavirus continues to spread across the country, having an optimally functioning immune system is more important than ever.

Medical professionals say it is important not to...

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How the Fed's Interest Rate Cuts Affect You personal finance

The Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) of the Federal Reserve meets regularly to decide what, if anything, to do with short-term interest rates. Do stock traders almost always rejoice when the Fed cuts interest rates but does a rate cut equal good news for...

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Here Are 8 Steps To Take If You Can’t Make Ends Meet Because of the Coronavirus personal finance

With the coronavirus pandemic causing many workers to lose hours, it’s more important than ever to know what financial options you have.

While it’s well and good for financial advisors to tell you not to check your investments in a volatile market, that may not even be a...

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Allyson Felix: Olympics Delay Causes Fear and Uncertainty. But Here's Why I Won't Lose Hope. lifestyle wellness

This morning I am feeling alone, afraid and unsure. I, along with the rest of the world, learned that the Tokyo Olympic Games will be postponed until 2021, due to the COVID-19 pandemic. I don’t know how that makes you feel – maybe the Games are a form of entertainment...

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COVID-19 Workplace Impact and Employer FAQs employers

Can employers limit travel? What if an employee tests positive for COVID-19? Do employers have to let employees work from home? Guidance here.

Q: What should employers do if employees inform them they have COVID-19? Should employers tell co-workers?

A: Employers need to balance the...

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COVID-19: What You Might Need If You're Quarantined at Home lifestyle wellness

Despite what you might see others doing, there's no need to hoard supplies for an extended stay at home

COVID-19, the disease caused by the novel coronavirus that first emerged in China, is now spreading in certain communities in the U.S.

Some people are trying to limit their contact with...

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How to Manage Your Anxiety About Coronavirus lifestyle wellness

On Feb. 25, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) gave Americans some unsettling advice: prepare for coronavirus to disrupt your life. In light of the accelerated global spread of COVID-19, CDC officials called a U.S. domestic outbreak increasingly likely and urged Americans...

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What You Need To Know At Every Age To Become A Millionaire personal finance

Unless you are a pro athlete, movie star, or lottery winner, you will not likely become a millionaire overnight. For the rest of us, we need to let time and compound interest do their things if we want to retire as millionaires or even multi-millionaires.

Here is what you need to do during...

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What if You Only Bought Stocks After the Market Had a Down Year? personal finance

Here’s a fun thought experiment: What if you only invested in stocks after the stock market had a down year?

For example, suppose you have $1,000 to invest each year. On the first trading day of each year, you can either invest that $1,000 into a stock market index fund like the S&P...

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4 Truths For Leading In Uncertain Times personal finance

How do you handle uncertainty and ambiguity? Maybe you have never given it any thought. However, the global spread of a virus and an economic meltdown will test the grit of everyone.

We are amid instability on steroids! Such conditions try even the most seasoned leaders.

Take a few steps now...

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CDC Warns Americans Against Taking Cruises and Long Flights as Coronavirus Cases Grow lifestyle wellness

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is advising Americans to avoid taking cruises and says older people and others at elevated risk from COVID-19 should avoid crowded places and “non-essential” travel, including long plane rides.

The new guidance, published...

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Here’s What You Need to Know About Coronavirus and Your Health Insurance personal finance

Getting private lab testing for the new coronavirus may become more widely available now that the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has expanded its testing guidelines for COVID-19. 

Lab Corp. announced last Thursday it was immediately offering to test for COVID-19,...

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Coronavirus: Get Your Home Ready Checklist for Individuals and Families lifestyle wellness

As a family, you can plan and make decisions now that will protect you and your family during a COVID-19 outbreak. Creating a household plan can help protect your health and the health of those you care about in the event of an outbreak of COVID-19 in your community. Use this checklist to help...

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You Might Be Tempted to Move to Safer 401(k) Assets Amid Coronavirus Market Swings. What to Know Before You Shift Your Money. personal finance

Recent wild market swings have led some 401(k) investors to clamber into safer assets.

However,  you may want to press pause before you increase your exposure to bonds or cash-type funds.

Net trading activity in 401(k) saving plans was higher in the last week of February than all of the...

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5 Reasons Not to Panic-Sell Over the Coronavirus Outbreak personal finance

Be sure to look at the market's moves in the proper context.

Over the weekend, reports confirmed the spread of the COVID-19 outbreak into areas of South Korea and Italy. That sent stock market investors into a near panic, with pre-market futures contract trading suggesting a potential...

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Warren Buffett interview highlights: ‘Good’ when stocks fall, likes Apple a lot, coronavirus impact personal finance

Warren Buffett joined CNBC’s Becky Quick with an exclusive three-hour interview on “Squawk Box” on Monday.

Below are all the highlights:

9:02 am: Long-term outlook ‘not changed’ because of the coronavirus

As the coronavirus outbreak sparks fears of a...

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16 Ways To Practice Self-Care That Cost Next To Nothing lifestyle wellness

In the age of Instagram, “self-care” has become synonymous with indulgences like massages, facials, fancy products, boutique workout classes, and lavish vacations.

That all sounds great if you have tons of disposable income. But for most of us, spending serious cash...

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20 Dr. Seuss Quotes That Are Perfect for Business personal finance

Dr. Seuss was a children’s author, political cartoonist, and animator. His books are some of the bestselling children’s books of all time and over 600 million copies have been sold around the world. At the time of his death in 1991, his work had been translated into 20 languages....

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