13/12/2014 3:48 PM IST | Updated 15/07/2016 8:24 AM IST

You Might Hate It, But Your Mom's Probably Right About These Things

Mother and young koala, Australia

Repeat after me – mothers are always right. If you are of the age when you are practically living off your parents, you don’t know yet just how on the ball mums can be when it comes to plain, intuitive life hacks. From finding a life partner to managing personal finances, when it comes to dealing with life’s curve balls, your mother’s advice is the only thing that will keep you from failing.

Here are simple life hacks mothers around the world know best.