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13 Habits of Self-Made Millionaires, From a Man Who Spent 5 Years Studying Rich People

From reading to exercising, these are the daily habits of self-made millionaires.<p>All self-made millionaires had to start somewhere.<p>Much of their …

Self-improvement

10 Books Every Aspiring Millionaire Must Read

If you aspire to the summit, learn from those who have already climbed mountains.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You have big dreams and big goals -- you want to be a successful entrepreneur or business leader and join the millionaires’ club. But how do you go about …

The Best Workout for Fat Loss and Why No One is Talking About it

Here’s what you need to know:<p>Working out more frequently is key to burning fat. 3x per week is not enough.<br>• Gaining muscle will burn fat by increasing your metabolism over time<br>• Make sure that you’re not <i>under recovering,</i> especially if you have a stressful life.<p>The Best Workout for Fat Loss<p>When you go …

It's a mad, mad, mad, mad market

Something crazy happened in the Toronto real estate market in the first few months of 2017. Sales shot up, prices spiked, and buyers who hesitated a single day could end up paying an extra 100 grand. And then, everything changed. We meet some of the characters who lived through what just might have …

If You Have These Books, You Probably Don't Need a Financial Planner

<i>When it comes to your finances, do you take a head-on or head-in-the-sand approach? If you identify with the latter, the good news is you’re not</i> …

Personal Finance

Census 2016: In a rapidly greying Canada, centenarians are the fastest growing segment of the population

Canada saw its largest ever increase in the proportion of senior citizens in the five years ending in 2016, such that for the first time in history …

32 Favorite Books of High Achievers

These are the books dozens of successful executives say everyone should read.<p>Inspiration, escape, and ideas for self-improvement often come in the form of a good book. Here are the top picks of more than two dozen high-achieving executives.<p>1. <i>Tiny Beautiful Things</i> by Cheryl Strayed<p>"[E]very single …

If You Want to Be Truly Happy, Stop Worrying About These 24 Things in Your Life

We are each responsible for our own happiness.<p>If you want to be happy you have to find the things that make you unhappy.<p>If you want to move forward, there are always things you need to let go of first. It's a process that shouldn't happen just once a year. Taking stock should be an ongoing …

Housing Trends Will Keep U.S. Interest Rates Suppressed

If we’re all downsizing, who’s upsizing?<p>That question should be critical to aging and retiring baby boomers whose main “asset” is the equity in their homes. If current demographic trends remain in place -- and there is not a shred of evidence that they won’t -- then we are facing a generation of …

Climate Change Is Ruining Farmers' Lives, But Only A Few Will Admit It

They're embracing new practices in hopes of influencing an industry stuck in the past.<p>When Christina Carter started growing vegetables 12 years ago, she looked forward to winters because they offered her the chance to recover from the strenuous growing and harvesting seasons.<p>That’s no longer the …

Having Excellent Problem Solving Skills Can Make You More Successful, These Are Steps You Should Follow

<b>So what are the causes of poor problem solving?</b><p>Problem solving is just like other skills we need to master in life. To be good at it, we need to …

Solar breaks 50% of California electricity for first time – driving wholesale rates negative

According to the EIA, California solar power has been driving wholesale electricity rates towards – and sometimes below – $0/MWh – and on March 11th total solar power production broke 50% of demand. The increase in utility-scale solar power , which grew 50% in the state in 2016, is quickly changing …

10 Steps Everyone Must Take to Get Rich

These moves will be your foundation for establishing positive financial habits that will move you closer toward your goal.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The millennial generation is at the point now where they’re starting to think hard about how to build long-term …

Why Toronto's price shock is Canada's problem

Real estate figures in the country's largest city are at red-hot levels, and the rest of Canada will ultimately have to pay for it, Barrie McKenna and David Parkinson report<p>Desmond Brown has been buying and selling real estate in Toronto for 19 years. In all that time, he has never seen a market …

How Canada completely lost its mind over real estate

Canada’s out-of-control real estate market has now gone totally mad­—and there’s no turning back<p>Not many events can compel people to shell out more …

The U.S. Real Estate Market - Trends, Characteristics And Outlook

Following the debacle of 2007-2008, the U.S. real estate market has since been characterized by a significant improvement in prices, number of …

Real Estate

11 Plank Exercises That Double as Cardio Moves

Planks are known for their core-crushing abilities. Holding one will make anyone's abs tremble after a while. But some plank variations have another …

Understanding Your Gaps: Why Some People Succeed and Others Don't

Within each of us are two competing sides, a polarity of character. Only one leads to greatness<p>Do you ever wonder why some people succeed and others don't? We've all seen deserving people who never quite got things off the ground, and others who made it look easy. It doesn't always seem to make …

17 Passive Income Ideas for Automating Your Cash Flow

Putting your effort in upfront and collecting the returns forever after is the foundation of financial freedom.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Passive income has long been the holy grail for entrepreneurs looking to free up their time, untethering the cord of daily …

There’s another story to tell about climate change. And it starts with water | Judith D Schwartz

In this time of reckless US action, it’s crucial to shift the narrative beyond despair over fossil fuels and look at water as a primary tool of climate control<p>It’s easy for all concerned about air, water and nature to descend into despair as we watch brazen rollbacks of environmental legislation in …

Climate

Inspired by Nature: Scientists Find Groundbreaking Solution for Solar Storage

One of the most common pitfalls of solar energy is storing it. On sunny days there is typically an excess of energy, which is lost if not captured. …

40 Philosophy Tips For Living Everyday Life

Practical philosophical tips on living:<p>1. What are ethics?<p>Ethics: a code of values which guide your choice and actions in your life.<p>Ethics— they will …

11 simple tips from experts that will help get you in shape this spring

There's never a bad time to get your life and yourself into good shape, but there's something about the renewal of spring that really brings that desire out.<p>That might be because you want to get outside and enjoy the nice weather, boost your confidence before hanging out at the beach this summer, …

What Is Internet Marketing? Advice From An Eight-Figure Earner

The allure of so-called internet riches is nothing new. At every bend and turn in a gauntlet of online gurus, you’ll find internet marketers looking to hype up this supposed dream of making money online or earning passive income while kicking up your feet and letting the cash roll in. While …

Internet Marketing

The 19 Best Exercises For Ab Day

Bored of regular ol' crunches? Add these simple yet effective exercises to your next ab-day routine and you're guaranteed to feel so sore, it'll hurt to laugh.<p>Begin in a plank position. Jump your feet to the outside of your hands, coming into a deep squat and keeping your hands on the floor.<br>• Jump …

Workouts

5 Bad Habits That Are Making You Less Creative

Are you undermining your creative potential without even realizing it?<p>Most of us want to be creative - and probably much more creative than we are right now. In fact, according to a global study conducted by Adobe in 2012, only 25% of people in U.S., U.K., Germany, France and Japan feel that …

10 minutes to a flatter, firmer belly

This 10-minute routine from <i>Prevention’s</i> new Fit in 10: Slim and Strong—for Life! program will help you tone and strengthen your deepest core muscles for a flatter, firmer belly. It combines highly effective Pilates work with essential corrective exercises to help you reactivate weak belly muscles …

Basic Math: Get Rich With Simple Stock Investments

One of the interesting things about investing is the oft-repeated truism: It only takes one great investment, held for a very long time, to change …

Tesla will begin selling its Solar Roof this year — here's everything you need to know

In 2016, Elon Musk presented a new product that may someday change the way we power our homes — it's called Solar Roof. Solar Roof is the brainchild of the Tesla owned company, SolarCity. Unlike traditional solar panels, which are bulky and attach on your current roof, Solar Roof is designed to …