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How to Start a Side Hustle

This year, Rowkin has embarked on a mission to inspire.  Personal growth, entrepreneurship, and motivation are all on our theoretical vision board.  At the start of every year, Google Trends reveals a surge in searches for “side-hustle”. What is a side-hustle, you ask?  A side-hustle is a way to gain extra income on top of your full-time job. It may be a passion project or a necessary means to supplement your income.  Either way, Rowkin is here to serve you up some tips on discovering a side hustle that will improve your life, and perhaps even fatten your wallet.

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15 Useful and Free Health Apps You’ll Want To Download

If there’s one thing most people neglect on a daily basis, it’s taking care of their physical health. Statistically, those who simply increase their intake of water and daily cardio live longer, healthier lives. In honor of World Health Day on April 7, we’ve curated a list of 15 free and useful apps to keep you motivated and movin’.

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Everything You Need To Know About True Wireless Headphones in 2019

Today, there are a large number of wireless headphone options that use Bluetooth to connect to your mobile devices and are arguably more convenient than traditional wired headphones. So, what is true wireless and why should you use them? We’re here to help you make a decision on what might be best for your needs.

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Backpacking in Koh Tao, Thailand!

The age old debate of nature versus nurture is essentially null.  It’s true, you are a product of your environment, but you also have the choice to change your environment.  That’s the best part about traveling!  Heading out on new adventures helps you grow as an individual.  Making new friends, becoming acquainted with new cultures, and experiencing all the world has to offer is an incredible way to reignite your fervor for life.  Not to get all sentimental and sappy on you all now. After all, this is a guide to… BACKPACKING IN KOH TAO!

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Father's Day Tech Gift Guide 2018

For many of us growing up, Dad was a source of wisdom and (sometimes unsolicited) advice.  He may have had scolded you for getting less than an A, but that tough love gave you the fantastic work ethic you now possess.  Dad probably taught you how to ride a bike, and encouraged you to nurture your many talents and skills. This Father’s day, show some gratitude for putting up with all the attitude you gave him over the years.   Whether the Father on your list is a tech-whiz, or can hardly type a text message, we have the best tech gifts that will show Dad (or the father figure in your life) just how much you appreciate him! To make sure you get it on time (Saturday, June 17th), all of our Dad’s Day gifts are available on Amazon Prime.  Happy shopping!

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12 Unbelievably Easy Ways To See The World Without Quitting Your Job

Quitting your job to travel the world is a timeless fantasy.  Some people have made travel their lives, calling themselves “digital nomads”, and hopping from one WiFi hotspot to the next.  Travel bloggers post glorious photos on their social media, presenting their lives as carefree, glamorous, and full of boundless pleasures.  Many who quit their jobs to travel the world find it to be much more stressful than anticipated, or become very lonely in the process. Everyone has to take their own path, but I’m here to tell you that you have options!  You don’t have to live with the frustration of thwarted wanderlust if you take advantage of these 12 unbelievably easy ways to see the world-- without quitting your job.

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5 Surefire Ways to Save On Flight Tickets

Everybody loves traveling for holidays and for all other special occasions. However, traveling can get pricey and many are left trying to find the best ways to make their vacations budget-friendly. Of course, this can get tough when airfare costs so much. And, unless you know certain tricks, finding affordable flights can be a hassle. Did you know that on a plane with 150 seats, there could be 50 different prices online? To make sure you find the cheapest ticket there is, check out these 5 surefire ways to save on flight tickets.

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5 Genius Valentine's Day Ideas for Your Special Someone

We all love surprises and gifts, especially when they come from loved ones. If you want to try something different this year, your typical plan – dinner and a box of chocolates – could perhaps use a little shakeup. There is no perfect universal gift for every person, but there are a few things every lover would like to receive. Here are our 5 genius Valentine's Day ideas for your special someone.

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5 Top Essential New Gear For 2018

A new year means a new start for new adventures, but it also means a need for a new set of gear. Here’s a quick list of recommendations to add to your collection to start your year off with a bang. Plus, enter our “New Year, New Gear” giveaway and get a chance to win everything listed below!

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5 Breathtaking Places To Ring In The New Year

If you’re planning to make some New Year’s resolutions and turn over a new leaf next year, then maybe you should also consider bringing in the new year in a brand new place. Instead of having to deal with the crowds and skyrocketing Uber fares every year, consider a brand new experience to restart the year. Here are 5 breathtaking places to ring in 2018.

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Top 10 Deals for Black Friday 2017

Traditionally, Black Friday occurs on the day after Thanksgiving, which falls on the fourth Thursday in November. Black Friday 2017 will fall on November 24. Stores and retailers have already started to announce their discounts. Be prepared for the holiday deals this year!

Here are the top 10 deals for Black Friday 2017.

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Top Alternative True Wireless Headphones For Your New iPhone 8

Nowadays, you can easily find a good brand of headphones to wear when you want to listen to your favorite tracks. And the best thing is, there are a lot of wireless headphones available so you never have to worry about tangled wires. With the release of the new iPhone8, you'll definitely want these true wireless headphones as an alternative to the Apple Airpods.

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5 Best Music Streaming 2017 Services to Check Out

Nowadays, it's very easy to listen to all your favorite songs wherever you are. Even if you don't have the track uploaded on your smartphone, you can easily access it through a music streaming app. And with so many different music streaming options, it can be easy to get confused with which one you should go by. Here are five of the apps that offer the best music streaming 2017 and their differences.

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