Nightmare after Christmas: AAA says travel today could take twice as long as normal (traffic jams expected to peak 4-6 pm); Record online sales give U.S. holiday shopping season boost; Santa rally in stocks – lead to January selling?; Most consumers (77%) planning to return unwanted gifts; Divorce lawyers bracing for busy January (per usual); How to get most out of your new iPhone; What financial moves you should make, like, now; A record year for store closures; The best-performing stock of the decade; Post Christmas sales, 2019.
Thinking about focusing on your health and wellness in…January? Statistics not in your favor; New report links higher levels of dietary magnesium w/lower risk of fatal coronary disease in postmenopausal women; Study suggests swapping out eggs, white bread for oatmeal may lower risk of stroke; Why banana flour is new ingredient taking over healthy pantries; What nutritionist has to say about some of most popular alternative milk options; The all-female bartending competition that has raised over $1 million to fight breast cancer; A cancer-surviving waitress who got $1,300 tip from Orchestrating Good (group that focuses on performing acts of kindness).
Handcrafted, limited edition 24-karat-gold-plated, diamond-accented skis…for $3,750….from your favorite luxury car brand???; Skin-lightening cream causes first U.S. case of mercury poisoning in 50 years; Kate Spade’s husband pays tribute to late designer on what would have been her 57th birthday; How the founder of StockX turned his hobby into billion-dollar business in three years; What’s next for footwear’s big disruptors, Allbirds and Rothy’s; The tattoo removal company seeking to ride wave of millennial ‘regretters’; An engaged Angie Harmon.
Abstaining from food for 16-18 hours/day–could yield health benefits from lower cholesterol to reduced stress to longer life?; Carrie Underwood refocusing fitness routine (‘less about trying to stay thin’); Lululemon heading for big, stock-moving event (no link; saw article in Barron’s about how to play it w/options); ClassPass offering one-month free trials; Coffee to offset holiday weight gain?; The best mail delivery kits for weight loss; A guide to clean eating.