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Edmunds picks 6 used luxury vehicles under $36K that are as good as some new cars

The average transaction price for new vehicles has been hovering above $35,000 this year, and briefly broke $36,000 at the end of 2017. But instead of buying a new vehicle, what if you took that money and applied it to purchasing a late-model luxury vehicle? For about the same money or less, you …

Luxury Lifestyle

Spencer Pratt Used to Be Filthy Rich. Here's His Plan to Get It All Back

'It’s really easy to spend millions of dollars if you’re not careful.'<p>It’s 11 a.m. and sunny in Pacific Palisades, California, so Spencer Pratt is on …

A mental technique called “cognitive reappraisal” makes long-distance running feel easier

<i>By</i> Christian JarrettWhen you’re in the middle of a gruelling long-distance run and the pain and fatigue is becoming overwhelming, an obvious strategy …

8-Time All-Star Vince Carter Just Gave Rookies at the NBA Draft Some Great Financial Advice

The slam-dunk legend knows exactly what to do with a big paycheck.<p>It's been exactly 20 years since eight-time NBA All-Star Vince Carter began paying pro ball. Now, a new group of players has just been drafted into the NBA, and Carter offered them some really solid financial advice. In fact, it's so …

This Is Always the Last Thing You Should Say in an Interview (People Are Scared, But They Shouldn't Be)

You're already thinking it. Just come out and say it. What's the worst that could happen?<p>Whether by luck or by skill (maybe a bit of both), you've landed an interview for what could be your dream job.<p>You've just got to convince them to hire you. How do you stand out from all the other candidates as …

How WeWork became the most hyped startup in the world

On a Thursday morning in March, a group of young professionals file through the security gates of a co-working space in Moorgate, tapping their …

WeWork

An Entrepreneur's Letter To His Son

As a father, I’ve taken to writing letters to my son in an attempt to document the lessons I’ve learned throughout my time as an entrepreneur.<p>So far, I’ve kept all of these private, but given the state of the world and some of my experiences as of late I thought it would be appropriate to share …

Self-improvement

Dr. Oz Makes Millions Even Though He's Been Called A 'Charlatan' (And You Should Follow His Lead)

You’re a dedicated professional who has spent years honing your craft. Even now, you take great pains to study all the newest developments in your field and always check your sources to make sure the advice you give is sound. So when a “charlatan” like Dr. Oz continues to rake in the big bucks …

Los Angeles

A New Look Inside Theranos’ Dysfunctional Corporate Culture

Alan Beam was sitting in his office reviewing lab reports when Theranos CEO and founder Elizabeth Holmes poked her head in and asked him to follow …

Steve Jobs' secret for eliciting questions, overheard at a San Francisco café

Last month I was enjoying the remarkably good crab cake and poached eggs at Just for You Café in San Francisco's Dogpatch neighborhood, when I overheard a mentoring session taking place at the next table. I recognized the mentor as the famous, 50-something ex-CEO of a household-brand internet …

Leadership

California moves to require solar panels on all new homes

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Jumping out ahead of the rest of the country, California on Wednesday moved to require solar panels on all new homes and low-rise apartment buildings starting in 2020.<p>The new building standard — unanimously approved by the five-member California Energy Commission — would …

Solar Power

7 Ways to Work Around Bank of America's No-Cash Deposits Policy

It’s no secret that online banking and innovative technology are changing the way people bank.<p>But, there are some transactions that can’t be replaced …

Bank of America

A Chase Sapphire experiment is getting revived and expanded after the trial run blew away expectations with millennials last year

Last year, ahead of the spring homebuying season — the busiest of the year — JPMorgan Chase engineered an experiment to gain an edge in the mortgage-lending competition.<p>Coming off the heels of the massively successful launch of the Chase Sapphire Reserve credit card in August 2016 — a card that …

Personal Finance

Want to Become a Consultant? There's an App for That. Actually, There Are 3.

If you have skills that others need, consider the apps Clarity, Moonlighting and Upwork.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If you're a seasoned entrepreneur, you're likely expert at something other entrepreneurs need help with -- be it complex accounting issues, or how to …

Small Business

This former Twitter exec never went to college, learned to code at the White House, and was a terrible boss until he met Ben Horowitz

When you think of the stereotypical Silicon Valley tech success story, you probably think about a straight-A student from a premier university, like Stanford or Harvard inventing something in their dorm room.<p>Wade Chambers' career is anything but stereotypical.<p>He's a self-described graduate from the …

Silicon Valley

Cadillac salesman sets record for sales, but not without a fight

DETROIT -- Records are made to be broken — but maybe not without a fight.<p>A Cadillac and Chevrolet salesman from the Detroit suburb of Dearborn appears to have set a single-year sales record in 2017. But the Chevrolet dealership retiree listed by Guinness World Records for more than 40 years says he …

World Records

Kevin O'Leary: Unless you can pass this two-question test, don't buy a home

Instead, the investor on ABC's "Shark Tank" and personal finance author suggests that people in their 20s avoid taking on a mortgage until they've …

Think commas don't matter? Omitting one cost a Maine dairy company $5 million.

An absent "Oxford comma" will cost a Maine dairy company $5 million.<p>The suit, brought against Oakhurst Dairy by the company's drivers in 2014, sought $10 million in a dispute about overtime payment.<p>A federal appeals court decided to keep the drivers' lawsuit, concerning an exemption from Maine's …

Oxford University Press

You won’t believe how much grads from these top business schools rake in

How to tell if going to Harvard or Wharton (where grads bank well over $175k a year) is really worth it, and how you could end up buried in debt<p>You …

Why This CEO Started a Secret Company to Compete with His Existing One

A masterclass on creating the conditions for innovation from Freshbooks CEO Mike McDerment.<p>Eighteen months ago, FreshBooks CEO Mike McDerment did something that might blow your mind. In secrecy, he started a brand new company to compete with his existing one.<p>Finding Space to Experiment.<p>In my recent …

Ditch The Client If Your Contract Lacks These 7 Important Clauses

Getting paid is the biggest issue that freelancers face when they create products or provide services for clients. After all, it can be expensive to go after a non-paying client, and many freelancers are living on an already tight budget. And sometimes freelancers, hungry for business, do not study …

Employment

The U.S. government is set to borrow nearly $1 trillion this year, an 84 percent jump from last year

By Heather Long<p>Reporter<p>It was another crazy news week, so it's understandable if you missed a small but important announcement from the Treasury Department: The federal government is on track to borrow nearly $1 trillion this fiscal year — Trump's first full year in charge of the budget.<p>That's …

Economics

This Navy SEAL Says Planning More Does Not Matter (but This 1 Thing Does Big Time)

If there is no easy way, then what way is there? According to Navy SEAL Jocko Willink the answer is the way of discipline.<p>As simple as it may initially sound, honoring Nike's "Just Do It" slogan can actually be a bit more of a challenge than we would like.<p>The three-word trademark stands to be a …

Google's Genius Productivity Hack Will Change How You Innovate

Its mantra is #MonkeyFirst<p>At Google X, the company's "moonshot factory," the mantra is "#MonkeyFirst." The idea is that if you want to get a monkey to recite Shakespeare on a pedestal, you start by training the monkey, not building the pedestal, because training the monkey is the hard part. Anyone …

Doing This Finally Made Me Confront My Excuses For Overspending

<i>This story originally appeared on LearnVest as “How I Stopped Making Excuses for My Overspending.”</i><p>When the author and her fiancé (pictured center) celebrated their engagement with friends, it took a bite out of their budget.<p><i>Ever wish you could ask others how they spend their money? We’re going</i> …

Don't Set Up an LLC Without Doing This 1 Thing

Make sure you understand the tax issues associated with LLCs before you dive into your next business venture.<p>You're starting a new business. Your friend told you to set up a limited liability company (LLC). So you set one up and opened up a bank account. You're ready to dive in. But you forgot one …

Congress Changed 529 College Savings Plans, And Now States Are Nervous

If you're like most Americans, you don't have a 529 college savings plan.<p>If you're like most Americans, you don't even know what it is.<p>All the more reason to keep reading.<p>That's because, with the new tax law, Republicans have made important changes to 529 plans that will affect millions of …

New York State

Write Stronger Sentences With the 2-3-1 Trick

In my six semesters as an English major, this is the best thing I learned: When in doubt, put the best bit of a sentence at the end, the next-best …

Writing

The Most Successful Kids Have Parents Who Give Them These 10 Things

See if you're forgetting to give your kids any of these (non-material) things.<p>Think about someone who made you believe in yourself -- someone who saw more in you than you believed was possible.<p>How did they inspire you to stop settling and start reaching for what is possible?<p>They <i>gave.</i> They gave …

Time is a CEO's most valuable resource — here are all the people the .01% hire to keep their households running smoothly

Whether you run a company or a household, time is often your most valuable resource.<p>For those who can afford to, hiring help — from assistants to nannies to chauffeurs — can make life a lot easier.<p>Business Insider spoke with David Youdovin, the founder and CEO of Hire Society, a recruitment firm …

Salaries & Wages