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Are Invisible Money Leaks Draining Your Account?

Trulia | Posted 08.03.2016 | HuffPost Home

If someone were to take a large amount from your bank account, you'd most likely notice when a transaction was declined or a payment bounced. But how quickly would you notice if a small amount were being deducted, say $5 or $10, every month?

Best and Worst Things to Buy in June

GOBankingRates | Posted 06.01.2016 | HuffPost Home

By Jamie Young, News Editor As we head into the summer, last season's deals give way to a new host of budget-friendly items. Stay up-to-date on month...

I Loved You, ClassPass, But You Broke My Heart

Julia Bush | Posted 04.28.2016 | New York
Julia Bush

I have to break up with ClassPass. I have no option -- I just can't afford it anymore. And, like I'm living in some alternate universe where I am a Fitness Person, I'm getting shockingly emotional about not working out.

If Gyms Were Honest, You'd Be Working Out In Your Living Room

The Huffington Post | Andy McDonald | Posted 01.04.2016 | Comedy

It's that time of year again when you decide to start going to the gym. And as a symbol of that determination, you'll even put your hard-earned money ...

The 11 Worst Decisions You Can Make at the Gym

Thrillist | Posted 12.15.2015 | Healthy Living

You signed up for a gym membership, which may, in fact, be one of your poorer decisions. But now you're locked into a contract, so you might as well make the most of it. If you don't want to catch a staph infection or get trapped on a treadmill between a heavy breather and a loud cellphone talker, avoid making these decisions when you hit the gym.

How To Find The Right Gym For You

Posted 01.11.2015 | Healthy Living

By A.C. Shilton for Men's Journal More people join gyms in January than in any other month. But not all of them will stick around. The Internationa...

What Cheap Gyms Have In Common With Fox News

HuffPost Live | Ryan Buxton | Posted 01.02.2015 | HuffPost Live 321

Planet Fitness has built a brand -- and brought in plenty profits -- by creating a space that doesn't appeal to gym rats. In fact, the company's PR di...

Stop Exercising, Doctor's Orders!

Michael Finkelstein, MD | Posted 12.08.2014 | Healthy Living
Michael Finkelstein, MD

So stop exercising, and pick up a shovel to get your garden ready for next year. Hike with friends up the mountain. Dance by the seaside, and let the sound of the waves stir your heart. Soak up the clean, refreshing air, and deepen your appreciation for the gifts of the natural world.

Watch Out: These 5 Forgotten Items May Blow Up Your Credit

Glen Craig | Posted 03.28.2014 | Money
Glen Craig

You're probably watching obvious items like your credit cards, and making payments on time, but there might be some forgotten items causing problems with your credit, and dragging down your score.

The Bulge Is Still Winning the Battle, But We Must Keep Fighting

Charles Karel Bouley | Posted 04.09.2013 | Healthy Living
Charles Karel Bouley

I don't want to be a statistic any longer. I don't want to be a "baby boomer" that is living longer but sicker than my parents. I don't want the illnesses that can be prevented by simply moving more and eating right.

10 Costs You Should Always Negotiate

The Huffington Post | Alicia Ciccone | Posted 08.27.2012 | Money

With unemployment rising and the likelihood of a raise dwindling, Americans are looking for ways to cut costs across the board. Unfortunately, man...

What You Should And Shouldn't Buy This Month

The Huffington Post | Khadeeja Safdar | Posted 03.10.2012 | Money

Smart shoppers know that planning ahead of time is the best way to get the best deals. Here are things you should and shouldn't buy this month....

New Gym Only Welcomes Overweight Clients, Skinny Uninvited

The Huffington Post | Tara Kelly | Posted 01.06.2012 | Healthy Living

The fitness industry has long featured toned and perfect figures effortlessly gliding on an elliptical machine or treadmill. But at Downsize Fitness, ...

Nearly 50 Percent Of Gay Men Would Die Early For The Perfect Body: British Survey

Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

Exactly how far would you go for cast-iron pecs or the perfect six-pack? Indeed, gay men have been stereotypically cast as gym bunnies by popular ...

Gym Memberships: Are They Worth The Investment?

Jay Cardiello | Posted 10.24.2011 | Healthy Living
Jay Cardiello

A membership to a gym can cost hundreds of dollars over the course of a year, and choosing the right gym for you is something that should be taken seriously.

Congress Must Eliminate Its Own Pensions, Reduce Its Salaries -- Before Cutting a Dime From Middle Class Entitlements

Paul Abrams | Posted 09.22.2011 | Politics
Paul Abrams

Dear Members of Congress: You pay yourselves a whopping $174,000 per year, and healthcare and nice cushy pensions. Sorry, girls and boys, but we cannot afford it anymore.

The Best Gym Memberships For Your Money | Piet Levy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

We've been working out -- our mouse-clicking finger -- to research five different national gym chains, to find out the costs, the perks, and ultimatel...