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    Workers who seek a healthy work-life balance can reduce stress and improve the quality of their lives. With this in mind, NerdWallet identified the best cities for work-life balance by analyzing three factors in 536 cities across the U.S.

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    Green building features are getting more attention from homebuyers, which could make it the perfect medicine to boost mortgage application rates return to a healthy normal.

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    The truth is that commonly espoused energy-saving tips are worthless. We look at four common offenders.

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    1970s scholars posited that an "apartheid ecology" excluded people of color from environmentalism. Were they right?