• Patagonia's recycled cashmere sweaters let me have my cake and eat it too - they don't harm the environment, and they're still soft and warm

    6 days ago - By Business Insider

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    I love cashmere. If I could, I would live out the winter from inside a cashmere jumpsuit. But, I hate that buying it is so bad for the environment.
    Patagonia's recycled cashmere is guilt-free, and it's just as good as what you'll find elsewhere.
    I tested Patagonia's Women's Cashmere Crew and the cashmere knit is soft, warm, and otherwise indistinguishable from non-recycled kinds. My one note is that it runs big.
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  • 38 unique gifts to give your best friend - all under $100

    38 unique gifts to give your best friend - all under $100

    6 days ago - By Business Insider

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    At least once a year, you get to thank your best friend for being your own personal saint for the other 364 days of the year.
    They're the ones you rely upon, confide in, and plague with everything from menu choices to whether or not you should move across the country for this new job. So when the holidays roll around, it can be difficult to find something adequately thoughtful to give to that most important person - especially...
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  • 14 thoughtful gifts for book lovers to satisfy the bookworm on your list

    14 thoughtful gifts for book lovers to satisfy the bookworm on your list

    6 days ago - By Business Insider

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    Shopping for a book lover can be difficult unless you know the entire contents of their bookshelf well enough to avoid buying them the dreaded duplicate of a tome they already own (unless it's a special version like a first edition or a fancy illustrated one - those will be received with enthusiasm).
    Don't worry, though - We're here to help. Writers are more or less professional bookworms and wannabe authors, so you can trust that...
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  • Save $40 on Ancestry DNA kits - and more of today's best deals from around the web

    Save $40 on Ancestry DNA kits - and more of today's best deals from around the web

    7 days ago - By Business Insider

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    Since you don't have all day to scour the web for noteworthy sales and discounts, we rounded up the best bargains for you to shop in one convenient place.
    1. Save $40 when you discover your family tree using Ancestry.com
    Ancestry.com is the perfect resource for anyone looking for more insight into their family history. Once you submit a DNA sample to the company, Ancestry will send information on everything from your ethnic...
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  • I use 2 rewards cards to get free vacations at all-inclusive resorts in Mexico and the Caribbean with my family

    I use 2 rewards cards to get free vacations at all-inclusive resorts in Mexico and the Caribbean with my family

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    All-inclusive resorts include your lodging, food, drinks, and entertainment for one low price.
    It's possible to pay for all or part of your all-inclusive vacation with the right travel credit card.
    The Barclaycard Arrival Plus World Elite Mastercard is a smart card option if you want the flexibility to book any all-inclusive property you want.
    The World Of Hyatt Credit Card is another card to consider if you're interested in staying in...
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