The Skinny on Mutual Fund Investing by Mika Hamilton
... The Securities and Exchange Commission offers an online mutual fund investment cost calculator at its website which allows potential mutual fund investors to investigate the costs associated with the mutual fund they are interested in. What is a Mutual Fund Anyway? A mutual fund is actually a company that operates by taking money from a group of investors (all those that buy the fund) and then invests it in stocks or bonds, short term money market instruments, securities, options, or some ...
BMI Calculator Results by David McCormick
... To get a truly accurate picture of your health risks, you can try one or more of the
following other indicators. Percentage bodyfat is the best measure. You cannot do this yourself without special
equipment. A doctor or nutritionist must do one of three tests: 1) use skin calipers
to measure "skin fold" at four or six points on your body, or 2) submerge you in
water to calculate your volume, or 3) use a device that measures BIA (bioelectrical
impedence analysis) by running a small ...
How to Calculate Your BMI by Ken Wilssens
... Even then if you have a lot of muscle the calculation may not be accurate because the calculator cannot actually see the amount of fat that is on your body. If you apply the BMI formula to calculate your body mass index and then measure the circumference of your waist, you will have a better indication of whether or not you need to lose weight. When you start to diet and lose weight, instead of constantly weighing yourself on the scales, you should take a measurement of your waist at ...
Life Insurance – Smokers and Overweights Pay Over 50% More! by Michael Challiner
... If you're anxious to know whether that includes you, you'll need a calculator! BMI is calculated by dividing your weight in kilos by your height in meters and the result squared. So if you're intending to apply for life insurance is may be as well to loose a few pounds first – oops kilos - and they're much harder to lose than pounds! It's not quite so straightforward for smokers. To qualify as a non-smoker, most insurance companies insist that you must not have “smoked or otherwise consumed ...
Can Losing Weight With Fish Hurt Your Health? by Debbie Fontana
... But if you eat fish or seafood on a regular basis, the "Mercury Calculator" may give you a way of knowing if you're putting your health at risk. **Which Are The Safest Types Of Fish To Eat When Losing Weight?** According to the nrdc.org website, you should avoid eating fish with the highest levels of mercury such as shark, swordfish, and orange roughy. The site also lists those fish high or moderate in mercury and gives you a recommendation on how many servings to eat per month.
Weight Loss: FAQ by Adam Waxler
... People who are more than ten percent overweight increase their risk of developing type 2 diabetes substantially. 5. How do I decrease my intake of sugar? Obviously, you can decrease your intake of sugar by cutting out sweets and refined snacks, but you should also watch out for 'hidden' sugars. Check ingredients. High fructose corn syrup and sucrose are both simple sugars that add lots of calories and little nutrition. 6. How often should I weigh myself?
Texas Holdem Tournament Strategy - Poker Tournament Fundamentals by Rick Braddy
... Find yourself a good Texas Holdem poker odds calculator, practice with it, and you’ll learn the odds of drawing each type of hand and find that you don’t need to think about them. 9. Bluff for the Pot from Good Positions - as the blinds and antes increase, the size of each hand’s pot becomes substantial. Bluffing for these pots from proper positions (e.g., acting late with a big bet, acting first with a semi-bluff hand and bigger bet) is a good way to hold your own while everyone else ...
Poker Calculators and Do You Suffer From the Top Pair Syndrome? by Marty Smith
... your will with over-cards to a made hand is lunatic fringe. Finally, many internet players truly misjudge the strength of their hands, frequently overplaying such holdings as JQs, KQs, A10, AJ, and low pairs. Had they been using a poker calculator like Holder Pirate, it would recommend folding such hands to a raise, while some others with looser settings and value pots would maybe, say call. I have seen many players in the early rounds let their tournament ride with AQ, 66, and even 22!