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Millennials will need more than $200,000 to retire: Chris Hogan

“Retired Inspired” author Chris Hogan on Thursday said millennials need to prepare more for retirement and will need more than $200,000 to retire.<p>According to a survey by Aperion Care, 34% of millennials believe they will need $200,000 or less to retire comfortably. Aperion Care also referenced …

Retirement

2 Blockchain ETFs Just Launched: How Do They Stack Up?

The first blockchain ETFs' portfolios include stocks from mainstream companies such as Overstock, NVIDIA, IBM and Intel, as well as more speculative …

Stocks

Bitcoin and Ethereum Have a Hidden Power Structure, and It’s Just Been Revealed - MIT Technology Review

In cryptocurrency circles, calling something “centralized” is an insult. The epithet stems from Bitcoin creator Satoshi Nakamoto’s revelation: a …

Bitcoin

'Shark Tank' investor Kevin O'Leary: Here's how to get rich

If you're hoping to <b>get your finances in order</b> and grow your wealth, <b>Kevin O'Leary</b>, an investor on ABC's "Shark Tank" and personal finance author, has …

Entrepreneurship

What the NY Times got wrong about Bitcoin

It’s rare in the days following a cryptocurrency correction to find genuinely good reporting surrounding the issue. <i>The New York Times</i> took a stab at it yesterday, and for the most part, hit the ball out of the park.<p>But it wasn’t without its problems.<p>layer innocent nothing argue pottery winner …

Bitcoin

What Should My Net Worth Be At Age 30, 40, 50, 60?

Everything is relative when it comes to money. If we all have a net worth of $1,000,000, then nobody is truly rich. As such, we must first get an …

Retirement

Want to Work From Home? 11 Current Job Opportunities, From Amazon to Xerox (Ranked In Order of Estimated Annual Pay)

Working from home can be great. But first, maybe you need a job that actually pays real money.<p>A Stanford University economics professor reports that people who work from home are happier and more successful than their colleagues who work in an office.<p>It makes sense, but it means you either need to …

Careers

What Could Kill the Bitcoin Boom

If you bought a Bitcoin in early 2017, when one cost less than $900, you could have a profit of more than 1,200 percent now. But you almost certainly …

Cryptocurrency

Generation X: 37 percent believe that they won't be able to retire

MACON, Ga. -- A recent study shows that 37 percent of Generation X believes that they won't be able to retire.<p>The group making up Generation X was …

Retirement

Bitconnect, which has been accused of running a Ponzi scheme, shuts down

Bitconnect, the lending and exchange platform that was long suspected by many in the crypto community of being a Ponzi scheme, has announced it’s shutting down.<p>In a release on its website the platform said the shutdown is attributed to “continuous bad press” surrounding the platform, two cease and …

Bitcoin

Citing ‘Inexcusable’ Treatment, Advisers Quit National Parks Panel

<i>Want the latest climate news in your inbox? You can sign up here to receive Climate Fwd:, our new email newsletter.</i><p>WASHINGTON — The majority of members of the National Parks System Advisory Board, which advises the federal government on management of the country’s national parks, have jointly …

National Parks

In Your 40s? Here's a Growth Stock You Should Consider Buying

You likely have a multidecade investment horizon. Here's how to maximize it.<p>If you're a 40-year-old investor, you're probably not planning on …

Stocks

Signaling more independence from the US, the World Bank phases out its support for fossil fuels

The World Bank, which provides developing countries about US$60 billion a year in financial assistance, is officially phasing out its support for the …

Climate

Bitcoin Is Melting: Get Out Now

Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies are melting.<p>At the time of writing this article Bitcoin is down by 23%, Ethereum is lower by 30%, and Ripple is …

Cryptocurrency

CVS Will Stop Altering Beauty Images in Stores and Online

CVS Health announced a major plan to stop altering beauty-related images featured on CVS Pharmacy products or in CVS marketing online and in …

Advertising Industry

How to Use SlideShare for Lead Gen With E-Books

Many marketers are familiar with SlideShare, the popular presentation platform with over 80 million users. SlideShare allows users to upload videos, …

Digital Marketing

3 Easy Ways to Invest in Real Estate (Without Buying Real Estate)

When most people think about investing in real estate, they think of buying a home and renting it out. But, as I've found, being a landlord comes …

Real Estate

Budget Bodybuilding: Big On A Budget

Broke and still want to grow? Have no fear! Budget Bodybuilding is possible and I’m going to show you how. I’ve been there, done that. My college …

5 Tricks to Successfully Live on Your Budget

You’ve taken the important first step. You made a budget and are ready to become more financially responsible. But how do you live on your budget? …

Budgeting

The 5 top retirement havens with the lowest cost of living

In International Living's Annual Global Retirement Index 2018, we ranked the 24 best retirement havens in the world, where you can live comfortably …

Phnom Penh

The Bad News Bears Come for Bitcoin

It's a bad day for bitcoin. Is it going to get worse?<p>The price of bitcoin has plummeted nearly 14% in the last day, and the cryptocurrency is now …

Finance

Wall Street Bonuses Could Fuel Huge Crypto Purchases and Price Spikes | Investopedia

This week, many Wall Street bankers and financial employees will receive their year-end bonuses based on company performance in 2017. One digital …

Finance

5 Fun Hobbies You Can Turn into a Home Business

One of the best parts of starting a home business is the ability to turn something you love into your career. Not only will you be able to spend your …

Small Business

3 Serious Problems With the 4% Retirement Rule

The 4% rule has long been the standard as far as retirement plan withdrawals go. But it certainly isn't perfect.<p>We're all told to save as much money …

Retirement Planning

When Picking Cryptocurrency Winners, Don't Think Long Term

Will governments smash digital currencies, or will digital currencies smash government monopolies on money? Neither extreme is likely.<p>JPMorgan Chase Chief Executive Officer Jamie Dimon retreated last week from his contention that bitcoin is a fraud. Still, he told the Fox Business network that …

Bitcoin

What Bitcoin’s “80% Mined” Landmark Means for Cryptocurrency’s Price

The cryptocurrency has hit a major milestone.<p>Filed Under Blockchain & Cryptocurrency<p>The revolution will not be televised. It'll be sent to your inbox …

Cryptocurrency

France declares war on the cryptocurrencies Bitcoin, Ethereum, Litecoin and Ripple – could tough new stance lead to a ban?

The French finance minister has called for tough new regulations on cryptocurrencies to stop them being used to dodge tax or finance terrorism and …

Bitcoin

If I Could Buy Only 1 Marijuana Stock, This Would Be It

Marijuana stocks are hot. And this one could generate heat for a long time to come.<p>According to the Chinese, 2018 will be the year of the dog. When …

Stocks

Why More One-Person Businesses Are Breaking $1 Million Dollars In Revenue

The number of solo entrepreneurs and partnerships hitting seven-figures rose 33 percent since 2011.<p>[Adapted essay from <i>The Million-Dollar, One-Person Business</i>]<p>When Katherine Krug raised $1.2 million on Kickstarter to manufacture BetterBack, a posture-support device she created after developing …

Entrepreneurship

Geniuses aren't born, they're made — and 3 of their daily habits can make you smarter

• <b>We often use genius to imply someone was born great.</b>• <b><br>Natural talent exists, but most people we consider geniuses still worked daily and put in considerable effort.</b>• <b><br>Reflecting for 10 minutes, reading for 20, and focusing for 30 minutes a day can help you get smarter at anything — even if you weren't</b> …

Creativity