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8 SEO Trends You Need to Pay Attention to in 2017

Knowing which techniques are most effective for driving traffic to your site is a learning curve that never flattens.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>A new year means new SEO speculation and trends. While there are some components of search engine optimization that have …

If you overspent this holiday season, you’ll want to read this

The gifts have been opened and the expressions of surprise were priceless. Yet, chances are your wallet is feeling a little thin.<p>Consumers spent more on holiday gifts this year than last year, studies show, and many splurged without doing the math on how much they could actually afford. About 51 …

Personal Finance

25 Best Habits to Have in Life

If you are committed to happiness and success, work these into your daily routine.<p>Entrepreneur, software engineer, author, blogger and founder of WanderlustWorker.com<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>We are creatures of habit. Everything we think, say and do is a result …

These Destinations Aren't on Your Bucket List—but They Should Be

From climbing the Eiffel Tower to walking the rim of the Grand Canyon, there are some iconic destinations that seem to appear on everyone's bucket …

Tips from 13 Experts on How to Use Hashtags on Facebook

We all know Facebook has hashtags -- but should they be part of your Facebook marketing strategy?<p>I asked 13 experts for their opinions on this.<p>Before …

Social Media Marketing

11 Reasons You're Not Getting Traction on Social Media

If you're not satisfied with the attention you're getting on social media, then it's time to do something about it.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Your business’s biggest problem is obscurity. If people don't know you, they won't do business with you. Your product could …

6 SEO Tips That Helped Us Double Our Blog Traffic

Share<p>Writing for SEO is something many writers dread, because it’s a term associated with bad writing tactics like keyword stuffing. (<i>SEO tips, SEO</i> …

Marketing

It takes a lot of work to be ready to retire. Don’t forget these things.

We get busy in life. Between raising a family, starting a career, buying a home and then eventually sending the kids to college, it’s not a big surprise that retirement planning takes a back seat.<p>Some people don’t even start thinking about retirement until they are in their 50s. That’s late. But …

Retirement

Which Comes First, the 401(k) or the Roth IRA?

<i>Editors' pick: Originally published Oct. 12.</i><p>It's a perennial question: Should I max out my 401(k) or my Roth IRA first? To make the choice, you need …

9 ways to ward off unexpected medical bills

While some states do have some protections in place to keep patients from being buried under overwhelming bills arising out of out-of-network …

Think of Frugality as a Method, Not a Lifestyle, to Avoid Wasting Your Time

Contrary to popular belief, frugality is not just about saving money. It’s about making the most of your resources, and that includes your time and …

The Money Saving Habits I Gave Up Because They Waste My Time

It’s probably safe to assume no one’s ever gotten rich clipping coupons. That doesn’t mean saving money is a waste of time, though. Some money-saving …

How to save on your prescription meds (yep, there's an app for that)

You know all that money you’re saving at the pump? You’re spending some of it on the increased prices you’re paying for the prescriptions in your …

I'm worth $1.5 million, and here's my best advice about getting rich

I often join the house hunting trips and pay close attention. I'm always curious to learn what people desire in a house and neighborhood.<p>Most transactions turn out the same. The clients pay top dollar (bidding wars are common) for a shiny, new (or almost new) home in a boring subdivision.<p>The older …

Make Sense of Medicare

Once you turn 65, Medicare pays the bulk of your medical expenses. But Medicare has its own lingo, and sometimes it can be tough to translate. …

Mistakes to avoid when enrolling in benefits at work

As year-end deadlines and the holidays approach, along comes the annual tradition of selecting workplace benefits for the following year.<p>Health insurance and other perks helped draw you to the job. But when a bazillion projects fill your inbox, it’s tempting to cruise through open enrollment on …

Retirement

How Supporting Adult Children Can Flat Out Ruin Your Retirement

When I first sat down with Jack and Peggy to talk about retirement, I noticed a sense of desperation right away. Just two years away from his hopeful retirement date, Jack worried he may have to work forever. Peggy shuffled around in her seat with a wary look in her eye. It was almost as if she …

Retirement

Don’t get scammed by medical discount plans

Understanding medical insurance and medical discount plans can be confusing. And if you throw a health care scammer into the loop, you can easily …

Blogging as part of your content marketing strategy? Here’s how to avoid burnout.

Your business has launched a new blog, or perhaps your blog is your business. You’re full of ideas, enthusiasm and excitement. You’re ready to write …

The Jobs Where You Can Expect to Retire Early, but Not Because of Money

When most of us think of “early retirement,” we think about living the easy life, but many people who “retire” early do so because their jobs are …

Should Women Pay More For Healthcare Services?

Last month, the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) issued a "final rule" prohibiting discrimination in healthcare and health insurance, clarifying a policy already laid out in the Affordable Care Act (ACA).<p>Gender, race, disability, age, and place of birth should not affect the cost and …

7 Dos and Don’ts for Freelancers Buying Health Insurance

Here's how to get the coverage you need.<p>When it comes to health insurance options for freelancers, a lot has changed in the past six years. Before …

This Is Why Most Americans Are Missing Out on One of Health Care's Most Lucrative Tax Incentives | Inc.com

Does your insurance pay for anything before your deductible? Maybe they'll fill a prescription for free, or cover a visit to the dermatologist. Isn't that a nice benefit to have? Before you answer, think about this: by doing so, your health plan may be causing you to miss out on the most lucrative …

Health Care

10 ways to trick yourself out of being lazy

Why go to the gym tonight? After all, you haven't gone in a week. Why take out the garbage when your whole apartment is a mess?<p>Good points. But it's time to break the cycle.<p>We browsed two Reddit threads on overcoming laziness and pulled out the easiest ways to set yourself on a path toward greater …

Senate rejects new U.S. retirement rule; Obama ready to veto | Reuters

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Senate voted along party lines on Tuesday to repeal a new Labor Department rule on retirement advice after a debate that stretched over the course of the day.<p>A pair of elderly couples view the ocean and waves along the beach in La Jolla, California March 8, 2012. …

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6 ways to have a happy retirement

This is probably not the news you want to read. But facts are facts. And these are the cold, hard and unfortunate facts: Fewer and fewer American retirees say they are “very satisfied” with their retirements, and a growing number report that they are “not at all satisfied” with their retirements, …

Retirement

The Millennials' Dilemma: Pay Off Student Loans or Save for Retirement

It's no secret that our nation is facing a student debt crisis. You don't need me to tell you that more and more people are graduating with burdensome student loan debt levels that force them to rely on credit cards, put off buying a home and perhaps even live at home with mom and dad to save rent …

5 Roth IRA Investing Tips That Could Earn You Thousands

The Roth IRA hasn't been around as long as its traditional IRA counterpart, but the tax-free nature of the Roth in retirement opens up some unique opportunities for those willing to add them to their overall retirement savings arsenal. In general, because you don't have to worry about paying taxes …

Retirement

Top 10 US mid-Atlantic national and state parks

The eastern states of Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Delaware and Maryland offer green spaces with stunning peaks and waterfalls, as well as wonderful wildlife<p>Delaware Water Gap national recreation area, Pennsylvania<p>The Delaware river forms part of the border between Pennsylvania and New Jersey. In the …

National Parks