Candace Foster

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How to Build a Dividend Portfolio

The complete guide to building a dividend portfolio for passive income from the stock market.<p>A select group of stocks have beaten the market, …

Investing

5 Steps To Building A Million-Dollar Business With No Employees

Nearly seven years ago, Michelle Schroeder-Gardner started her blog, Making Sense of Cents, to share her experience of paying off student loan debt and holding herself accountable. The last thing she expected was it turning into a million-dollar business.<p>But in 2017 her business brought in …

Small Business

This savings-account hack will give you almost 20 times what you’re earning now

The world is awash with cash, but you don’t seem to be getting any of it from your bank account.<p>Banks pay almost nothing for deposits these days — …

Personal Finance

How to handle being the 'broke' friend

At some point or another most of us have had — or will have to — miss out on dinners, nights out and events with our peers simply because we can’t …

‘My emergency fund just saved me!’

When one Reddit user suffered a herniated disk in his neck that mangled a nerve in his left arm, he missed six months of work and was paid close to …

Personal Finance

Best Money Tips: High-Paying Careers That Don't Require a College Degree

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found articles on high-paying careers that don’t require a college degree, side hustles you …

What Kind Of Financial Personality Are You?

All of us look at spending and saving differently. Some of that's due to the way we were raised, but the rest is based on our personalities. We made …

The Broke Black Girl: How a Facebook Group Became A Financial Movement for African American Women

Dasha Kennedy was a wife and mother with a corporate job in her 20s but she was still broke. Broken not just financially, but emotionally.After a …

The New Jetset Will Teach You How to Travel for Free

As our modern day gig economy turns everyone’s home into a BnB and everyone’s car into a cab, there’s also a new breed of traveler emerging who …

Money experts share 5 ways you should always spend your extra cash

Bonuses. They're magical things. Sometimes you're expecting them — Wall Street is famous for these, the kind you count on, the kind that often come with lots of zeros. Sometimes you're not — maybe you happened to do an insanely good job this year, or maybe the company did exceptionally well and the …

How to save $9,000 on your mortgage

<i>I want to buy my first house, but I live in an expensive area and I don't want to end up house poor. What can I do to lower my monthly mortgage payments?—Frank</i><p>The leap into homeownership is a big change, especially on your finances.<p>Buying a home is likely the biggest purchase you'll ever make, so …

Personal Finance

I tried to do a month-long ‘cash diet’—here’s why I stopped after a week

Between a four-day trip to London, some concerts and a close friend's bachelorette weekend, April ended up being a less-than-frugal month for me. I …

5 Costs To Consider Before You Buy A Home In 2018

Buying a home is a big commitment. For most of us, it will be the biggest purchase we make in our lifetime. According to the National Association of Realtors, it also usually ties us to one place for about 12 years. Of course, the process is about more than finding a home you like. It’s about …

Younger workers are making this major financial mistake

With Baby Boomers retiring in rapid succession, Millennials now make up the largest percentage of the workforce. And while many are gainfully employed and are on top of their bills, the majority of younger workers are making a mistake that could damage their finances irreparably: not having …

Personal Finance

Why I Chose To Live Frugally

<b>Overcoming financial obstacles to achieve goals and dreams.</b><p><i>The biggest challenge we face today is how to save more. This has become an even bigger</i> …

9 Easy Ways To Save Cash Each Month… and Get Filthy Rich

There are so many little things one can do to save money each month it’s crazy. Catch is, they seem just that: little. On a daily basis, it may seem …

What Yanny vs. Laurel Means for Your Money

Many people reading this article will have seen the viral video sweeping the internet that seems to be saying either the word "Laurel" or "Yanny." …

Pay Your Mortgage Early or Invest?

Paying your mortgage early has big opportunity costs, and your net worth could be higher if you invest instead.<p>If you own a home, chances are good …

How to Calculate Your Net Worth and Pin Down Your Financial Health

Knowing how to calculate your net worth is no luxury - it's a personal financial necessity.<p>Your net worth establishes the progress you're making on …

Good News for Consumers: Free Credit Freezes

Credit reporting companies such as Equifax, Experian, and TransUnion will soon be required to let consumers freeze and unfreeze their credit files …

9 Best Investment Books for Beginners

Investing can't be taught in a day. But with the right teachings, developing an introductory understanding to the do's and don'ts of investing may be …

Want to Get Rich? Ten 1-Sentence Personal Finance Rules Anyone Can Follow to Become a Self-Made Millionaire

Sometimes the best advice on personal finance comes in 1-sentence bites.<p>Every month I get a number of advance copies of personal finance books.<p>Each includes tens of thousands of words that promise and occasionally deliver something new, even though wealth building, like losing weight, can be summed …

The 4 reasons to stop setting goals (and focus on process, instead)

I’m a recovering outcome addict.<p>Since my teenage years, I’ve been chasing one outcome after the next.<p>The list is exhausting. Leaving Turkey and …

A 36-year-old who learned to invest like Warren Buffett explains Buffett's No. 1 rule

When Danielle Town found herself burnt out and even starting to get sick from her work as a corporate attorney, she knew she didn't want to keep …

Forget That Product You're Working On. What's Really Going to Sell in the Future Is ... Services.

"Do-it-for-me" is the next evolution of the on-demand economy.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Today’s consumers value their time more than ever. With the proliferation of on-demand apps, there is virtually no need to wait in lines or even to leave your house if you’re …

Entrepreneurship

Hear Janelle Monae’s Confident New Song ‘I Like That’

Janelle Monae celebrates individuality on her new song “I Like That,” the confident new single from her upcoming <i>Dirty Computer</i>.<p>More laidback than its</i> …

13 Books These High Achievers Say Helped Them Get Ahead

These titles foster creativity, self-improvement, and open-mindedness.<p>Reading is good for you in many ways. It fosters creativity, self-improvement and open-mindedness. Researchers even have determined it can help you live longer. Here are popular titles suggested by more than a dozen successful …

10 Business Tips for Building a Multimillion-Dollar Company

Here's what you need to know if you want to start a business.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Are you trying to start a business? In this video, Entrepreneur Network partner Neil Patel gives his 10 most important business tips you can use to start building a …

Business Strategy

6 Morning Habits That Are Destroying Your Productivity

How you choose to start your day impacts everything you do. Your morning routine establishes the pace for the quality of the rest of your day and has the potential to set you up for success. Below are the six normalized habits that are ruining your day and they all start within the first 60 minutes …

Time Management

25 Retirement Rules to Live By

Source: Getty Images<p>Continue<br>Reading<p>1 of 26<p>Follow these guidelines for a stress-free retirement<p>Many, if not most, of us are looking forward to …

Retirement