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5 books that will help you reach your financial goals

This article is reprinted by permission from NerdWallet.<p>If you’ve already forgotten about those New Year’s resolutions, here’s an easy way to check …

Personal Finance

How to Save $1 Million for Retirement -- When You Have Nothing Saved by Age 50

Believe it or not, it can be done.<p>It's no secret that Americans on a whole are mostly unprepared for retirement -- but sadly, that includes those who …

Retirement

Don't Set Up an LLC Without Doing This 1 Thing

Make sure you understand the tax issues associated with LLCs before you dive into your next business venture.<p>You're starting a new business. Your friend told you to set up a limited liability company (LLC). So you set one up and opened up a bank account. You're ready to dive in. But you forgot one …

Most Millionaires Created Their Own Luck By Taking These 4 Approaches (and It's Not About Working Hard)

It's not just about working hard. It's about what you devote your time to.<p>It can be tempting to imagine that all millionaires caught a lucky break or two along the way and that is why they achieved the success they have. Well, luck certainly plays its part, but that's because most millionaires (or …

Monthly expenses: 60 minutes to better budgeting in 2018

A new year means a new approach to staying on top of your finances. Here's how to put a budget together in a mere hour or less.<p>If you don't currently follow a monthly budget, you're not alone. Nearly 60% of U.S. adults make the mistake of not having a budget in place. But without one, you're likely …

5 Books Every Entrepreneur Should Read

A good book teaches you something new, these books teach you the most.<p>I recently published an article on Inc. saying that people who read are going to be a mile ahead of those that do not. I received a lot of feedback from aspiring entrepreneurs asking where they should begin. After I gave myself …

8 Daily Rituals That Dramatically Improve Your Prospects of Becoming Rich

Working daily to becoming healthier and smarter leads to success by every measure.<p>Obtaining wealth and success is a journey. We can look at those who have made it and tell ourselves that they were born special or have been incredibly lucky. Those both may play some role in their success, but using …

Healing Meditation: Guided Meditation for Body Healing

“Your body possesses the innate capacity to heal itself. Science has proven, beyond doubt, that the contents of our thoughts and emotions directly …

Meditation

Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway is investing billions in airline stocks

The 13F filing showed that Berkshire took a new position in Southwest Airlines, buying 43.2 million shares valued at $2.15 billion.<p>The company increased its stake in Delta Air Lines by 848% to 60 million shares worth $2.95 billion. Berkshire also raised its stake in American Airlines.<p>Buffett …

Investing

5 Incredible Luxury Hotels That Should be on Your Bucket List

<b>Like most people, I get very excited about the thought of staying at a luxury hotel, particularly in a destination that I see on Instagram feeds</b> …

White House report slams 'hidden fees' charged by hotels, airline and other businesses

In the final report before the end of his term in office, President Obama's National Economic Council lashed out against "hidden fees" charged by airlines, hotels and other businesses.<p>The council, made up of various department and agency heads within Obama's administration, said fees that are not …

Hospitality

The 5 coats every man should have in his closet

Last week at the Liberty Fairs show in NYC we had the chance to look-over some of the menswear collections coming up for Fall/Winter 2015. There was some great knitwear and sportswear on display, but it was the outerwear that really stood out.<p>Here are our five favorite coats from the show, in the …

Clothing

This is what happens when you don’t eat meat for a year

<b>People give up all sorts for their New Year’s resolutions.</b><p>If you don’t know whether you can face the weekend without a few pints, or if you think a …

Holistic Medicine

The #1 Way to Trick Yourself into Saving More for Retirement

"As much as you can, as early as you can." That’s the savings advice you’ll hear if you walk into any financial planning office with questions about …

Retirement

Want to Be a Better Dad in 2017? Science Says Do This

Truly great dads have these traits.<p>Many dads will set out to be better fathers in 2017 than they were in 2016. However, sometimes the parenting resources for dads are lacking, and they're left guessing as to how to improve.<p>All the studies show that the influence fathers have in the lives of their …

Parenting

The 6 Essential Local Small Business Associations You Should Belong To

If you’re an entrepreneur, you’re probably used to going it alone. You live and breathe your small business: you’re responsible for every big success, and you decide how to try overcoming each obstacle you face.<p>That doesn’t mean other people can’t help you, though. Local associations are an …

Small Business

Seven Ways to Teach Kids How to Manage Money

As adults, we’ve had a lifetime to learn how to manage our money and spend smart—but are we teaching our kids how to do the same? Finance may seem …

9 lifestyle changes to make if you want to earn more money in 2017

"Success is a learnable skill," writes T. Harv Eker in his book "Secrets of the Millionaire Mind." "If you want to be a great golfer, you can learn how to do it. If you want to be a great piano player, you can learn how to do it ... If you want to be rich, you can learn how to do it."<p>If you want to …

Self-improvement

5 Important Sleep Factors Most People Don't Think About

This week is National Sleep Awareness Week, which begins with the announcement of the National Sleep Foundation's Sleep in America poll results and ends with the clock change to Daylight Saving Time (where all Americans get the wonderful experience of losing one hour of sleep).<p>And while that single …