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10 Things Emotionally Intelligent People Refuse to Think

Believing these negative thoughts can become a self-fulfilling prophecy you want no part of, trust me.<p>Pay attention to what comes out of your mouth. The language you use affects how you experience your world, and how others experience you. Inevitably, things get "lost in translation."<p>If you're …

Self-help

A New Solar Cell Converts The Sun’s Heat Into Usable Energy

This could double the amount of power that solar panels produce<p>The sun gives us so much, providing both lighting and heating for our planet. We try to take advantage of this constant stream of power by using solar panels to convert light into electrical energy. It's a bright idea. But, could we be …

The battle over the future of bitcoin

Billed as the future of democratized, digital money, the currency is now at the center of a conflict over how to develop technologies behind the system<p>The bitcoin world this week learned its absentee father might be Craig Wright, an Australian entrepreneur with nice suits and well-combed hair who …

Bitcoin

7 steps to get rich, from a personal-finance classic the millionaire founder of Nasty Gal calls 'one of the best'

Before Nasty Gal founder Sophia Amoruso reached millionaire status — she's worth an estimated $250 million— she was broke, dumpster-diving, and a frequent shoplifter.<p>She credits part of her financial revival to George S. Clason's "The Richest Man in Babylon," she explains in her book, …

Personal Finance

A CEO shares 3 important business skills you won't learn in school

In recent years, most of us knew about Steve Jobs's exit from the Ivy League to pursue his dreams. But I am not about to rest on one side of the debate or the other.<p>The fact is that a formal education will bring you up-to-speed on the latest develops, and history, of your chosen field.<p>In addition, …

China's stock market crash matters to all of us

We're only a week into 2016 and China is already producing some serious "sky is falling" headlines.<p>And, yeah, you should care.<p>Sure, you probably …

Stock Markets

Entrepreneurs turn billion dollar seafood waste into profitable products

From wallets to antibacterial fabric, innovators are turning once discarded fish waste into money<p>Since he started working on commercial fishing and crabbing boats as a teenager, Craig Kasberg loved being out at sea. Yet he was bothered by the amount of fish waste he saw being dumped back on to the …

A White American Mom Who Converted To Islam Is Speaking Out Against Anti-Muslim Messages

"My people are turning against *my* people."<p>Khaled was raised in Canada and the Midwest by her father, an American, and her mother, a Canadian American.<p>She said her father's family can trace their roots back to the Mayflower and President John Adams.<p>"I could literally register as a Daughter of the …

If you own stocks right now you're risking dollars to make pennies

The Fed has released its latest Z.1 report and, though it's not the timeliest of data, there are a few interesting data points to go over. First, the "Buffett Yardstick," market cap-to-GDP, shows some erosion from very elevated levels as stock prices fell during Q3.<p>The selloff in stocks also …

A Wall Street analyst just nailed the most important thing we don't know about China's economy

It's on that last point where we find the most urgent, complicated, and mysterious issue with China's transitioning economy right now. For months the government has said that it is committed to restructuring the country's corporate sector, especially state-owned enterprises (SOEs), but officials …

I’m a financial planner, and here are the 11 best pieces of advice I can give you about money

As a financial planner who specializes in working with Gen X and Gen Y clients, I've come to learn a few basic facts about money.<p>I'll share those with you today in hopes that it provides you some insight to what, from a professional standpoint, you can do to be smarter with your money.

STOCKS GET SLAMMED: Here's what you need to know

First, the scoreboard:<p><b>Dow:</b> 17,252.69, -322.06, (-1.83%)• <b><br>S&P 500:</b> 2,011.51, -40.72, (-1.98%)• <b><br>Nasdaq:</b> 4,937.08, -108.09, (-2.14%)<p>And now, Friday's top stories:<p><b>DON'T MISS: TOM LEE: These 9 stocks could be the 'FANGs' of 2016 »</b>

See the 50 Best Images Taken by Hubble

Pillars of Creation: Originally taken on April 1, 1995, this image has become one of the most iconic to come from the Hu<p>... VIEW MORE<p>NASA/ESA/Hubble …

Universe

Research suggests this is the best music to listen to for optimal productivity

Luckily, music can help get us back on a more productive track.<p>Studies out of the University of Birmingham, England, show that music is effective in raising efficiency in repetitive work — so if you're mindlessly checking email or filling out a spreadsheet, adding some tunes will make your task go …

10 major differences between rich and poor people

<i>Editor's Note: An earlier version of this article stated that Daniel Ally became a self-made millionaire at age 24. We are no longer confident in those assertions and have removed them.</i><p>I've been rich and I've been poor. I know both sides very well.<p>Growing up poor, I knew that I wanted to be rich. I …

Extreme Gold Positioning Grows As Hedge Funds Add To Record Shorts

...it appears hedge funds continue to ignore systemic risk and surging physical demand, following the trend lower in paper gold prices by <b>adding to</b> …

Stock Markets

Finland plans to pay everyone in the country $876 a month

Imagine this: as you're worried about how to pay bills and make your rent, you get a check from the government for $876. Every month.<p>That's what …

Russia is doubling down on gold

Look more closely, said my friend. It isn't private or institutional investors buying. It is Russia. Russia's total reserves in US dollars have fallen recently (as you'd expect given the oil price collapse), but its holdings of gold are up by 30% since 2014. Russia now holds as many ounces of gold …

Goldman Is Getting Nervous: "There Are Significant Risks To Our Forecast For Gold Price Weakness"

When it comes to assets, economists, Wall Street, and central planners love them all... except one: gold. Forget about Bernanke's hilarious sworn …

3 steps to prepare for rising interest rates

She responded with, "I think they will raise rates, don't you?" I agreed, and we moved on to discussing upcoming Thanksgiving plans.<p>After a few minutes, she paused and confessed, "I don't even know what it means, 'rates rising.' I act like I know, but I haven't a clue."<p>My friend is not alone. Many …

Menuju Syirkah Dalam Tiga Hal

Bila saya sering membahas tentang pengelolaan lahan, air dan api/energi, itu karena memang tuntunan Uswatun Hasanah kita agar muslim itu bersyirkah …

A Bill Gates-backed Canadian company opened a plant that sucks carbon from the air

Carbon Engineering, backed by Bill Gates and other investors, unveiled a test facility able to extract carbon dioxide from the atmosphere using giant fans.<p>That carbon goes through a series of chemical processes and emerges as pellets, which can be used to make fuel — or simply be stored underground.<p>…

Prepare For The Most Epic Bull Market in Gold Stock History

To Listen: (http://palisaderadio.com/david-morgan-the-day-the-ht-hit-the-fan<p><i>Palisade Radio is brought to you by First Majestic Silver Corp., one of</i> …

My Plan to Prevent the Next Crash

Seven years after the financial crash, despite important new rules signed into law by President Barack Obama, there are risks in our financial system …

12 Habits That Set Ultra Successful People Apart

Ultra successful people delight themselves by blowing their personal goals out of the water. Here's what sets them apart.<p>A study at Strayer University found that most people think success is about achieving your personal goals.<p>Ultra successful people delight themselves by blowing their personal …

Self-improvement

A self-made millionaire says a single choice could be part of the reason you aren't getting rich

T. Harv Eker — who not only studied incredibly wealthy people, but worked his way up from nothing to millionaire status — noticed a crippling choice that the average person makes over and over again: "<b>Most people choose to play small</b>," Eker writes in his book "Secrets of the Millionaire Mind."<p>He …

How Sweden's negative interest rates experiment has turned economics on its head

Nordic experimentation with sub-zero interest rates has changed the way central bankers think about fighting recessions<p>It has long been believed that when it comes to interest rates, zero is as low as you can go. Who would choose to keep their money in the bank if they had to pay for the …

Scientists are looking at riskier ways to reverse climate change

Our planet is heating up. There’s mostly consensus on what’s causing global warming (we are), as well as how quickly we need to work to slow it down (very quickly).<p>Now many climate scientists are coming together around a common goal: keep the planet from heating up more than two degrees Celsius. …

Climate Change

Shades of 'Star Trek'? Quantum Teleportation Sets Distance Record

A record-breaking distance has been achieved in the bizarre world of quantum teleportation, scientists say.<p>The scientists teleported photons (packets …

Quantum Physics

A self-made millionaire says a seemingly innocuous daily habit could be keeping you from getting rich

In "Secrets of the Millionaire Mind," author and self-made millionaire T. Harv Eker identifies a seemingly harmless daily habit average people engage in that the rich refuse to: <b>complaining.</b><p>"Complaining is the absolute worst possible thing you could do for your health or your wealth," Eker …