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I’m Saving $900 a Month So I Can Start Working for Myself

Seeing how far I've come inspires me to stick to my budget.<p>July 2015 found me in Florence.<p>To get there, I had penny-pinched for a year and a half so …

Personal Finance

How to Retire at 40

Three early retirees tell their story of living on 4 percent or less.<p>By Ben Steverman | September 29, 2016<p>From<p>The “4 percent rule” is a bedrock of …

Tenant turned Airbnb proprietor becomes landlord’s nightmare | The Star

After buying a 625-square-foot condo on King St. W. as an investment property, Vivian Mah hired a realtor to find a “Triple AAA professional tenant” …

Real Estate

How to Recession-Proof an Investment Property

Real estate investing and recession in the same sentence leaves a bad taste in one’s mouth. A recession instigates a lot of fear from consumers and …

Investing

How We Turned A Fun Idea Into A 6 Figure Business In Just 1 Year

by <b>Maxwell Finn</b> on September <b>14, 2016</b><p><b>UPDATE: This post has gone viral so we want to give every reader 15% off their first order as a special thank you!</b> …

Marketing

Airbnb, Uber, and Others Used 'Time Collapsing' to Skyrocket From Zero to Millions

Fast-growth companies speed up success by incorporating digital tools and breakthrough innovation into the core of their business.<p>In 2007, Airbnb appeared on the scene and completely changed the world of travel and hospitality. But unbeknownst to its three, 30-something founders, they forged a new …

Business Strategy

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 …

Millions of American Homeowners Are Still Reeling From the Housing Crisis

It’s been five years since America’s housing crisis officially ended, but nearly six million American homeowners still underwater on their mortgages, …

Corporate travel tech takeaways from GBTA, according to TripBAM

Last month’s GBTA Convention in Denver was an informative mix of the familiar and the fresh, with established players rubbing shoulders with startups …

Apple CEO Tim Cook: 'Companies should have values, like people do'

During the company's annual shareholders meeting in 2014, a representative for a conservative think tank wanted Cook to commit to making moves that were profitable only for the company.<p>Cook's rebuke was swift.<p>"When we work on making our devices accessible by the blind, I don't consider the bloody" …

Entrepreneurs who earn $45,000 a month share their best tip to find a killer business idea

Today, they're the owners of Flipped Lifestyle, which earns $45,000 to $100,000 a month teaching others to start their own online businesses.<p>How did they make the leap?<p>Jeff Rose of Good Financial Cents interviewed the couple, who discussed everything from what it's like to go from making ends meet …

Breaking News, Sport, Features and Video

It’s Hard to Tell Who’s Driving the Uptick in Minority Entrepreneurship

Entrepreneurship in the U.S. is changing. Increasingly, small businesses are being started by Asians, blacks, Latinos, and other non-white …

Wall Street's big investors are piling into tourism

Rainmakers are betting on tourists to bring in some serious profits.<p>The Carlyle Group, the private-equity giant with $178 billion in assets, recently invested in Inca Rail, which provides a scenic ride to Machu Picchu in Peru.<p>Apollo Global Management announced its $2.2 billion purchase of Diamond …

In housing, tech employees get yet another advantage

Tech employees already get free food, free dry cleaning and free beer. Now, they also get deals on housing.<p>New hires at Google and other Silicon …

Private equity is 'seeing more excitement than it can handle' in the marijuana industry

The cannabis industry is starting to see some serious investment activity.<p>Over the last few years, a new wave of cannabis-finance companies have formed to capitalize on the green rush.<p>Companies like Tuatara Capital, Seventh Point, Poseidon Asset Management, and Privateer Holdings have dived …

In Order To Achieve Lasting Success: 10 Tips To Become An Attractive Person

11 Mistakes Standing Between You and Your First Million

Entrepreneur VIP<p>Entrepreneur and Connector<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>I've been a millionaire three separate times in my life. The first time I saw $1,000,000 in my bank account, I almost fainted. Even though I knew it was hitting my account, it still caught me off …

Self-improvement

Radio Host Berates Cops For Silence After Alton Sterling Killing: 'Lead The Movement Instead'

"That’s the reason the public thinks all of you are bad, because you won’t ever call someone out."<p>A radio host made a powerful statement on the role of police in America after officers shot and killed Alton Sterling, a 37-year-old black man, in Baton Rouge on Tuesday.<p>Peter Rosenberg, a host for Hot …

As the EU threatens to unravel, the African Union is getting closer with one passport and single currency talk

As the European Union risks falling apart in the wake of Brexit, regional integration in Africa—once modeled after the EU—is making progress. At the African Union (AU) summit later this month, the AU will introduce a single passport to make travel to all 54 member countries of the union possible. …

African Union

Here are the safety tips you need to know if you're planning to travel to Europe

At the end of May, the US State Department issued a continent-wide travel alert for Americans heading to Europe this summer due to the risk of terrorist attacks.<p>While the alert doesn't mean you shouldn't travel to the continent, there are certain safety tips you should keep in mind.<p>"Throughout …

What 5 Young Women with 5 Very Different Salaries Can Afford

From a part-time bartender with $15,000 of debt to a mortgage banker who bought a house three months after graduation.<p>For many college graduates, the first year out can feel like a gauntlet. As soon as mortarboards are thrown, everyone races, Tough-Mudder-style, to post a status announcing "some …

Personal Finance

Millions of Ticketmaster Customers Are Getting Free Tickets

Thanks to a class action lawsuit filed in 2003.<p>Turns out those infuriating ticket fees may not be legal after all: Millions of Ticketmaster customers …

Ticketmaster

18 Places Every Woman Should Visit -- By Herself

Photo: Cultura/Rex Shutterstock.<p>Doing things alone can be immensely therapeutic: A solo meal can help you really appreciate food; a solitary walk can be a rare opportunity to think; and traveling by yourself can be an incredible opportunity for self-discovery and personal growth.<p>Solo trips are all …

Why 64% of Americans have never left the US

Sixty four percent of the population of the richest and most influential country in the world have never been abroad. Our citizens can be our best …

Lufthansa First Class - Miles Not Wasted

Happy June! June is one of my favourite months because the summer is almost here, which for me means that I will be heading back to Europe soon for …

5 Motivating Truths Successful People Live By

For many success stories, it's all in the mindset: staying dedicated, keeping focused, and not allowing doubt and fear to be greater than your sense of conviction. But in the age of the start-up with so many people starting businesses, it can be hard to stay confident on your path.<p>The bottom line …