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Here's How Much Money Americans Say You Need to be 'Wealthy'

A million isn't enough anymore.<p>These days, having $1 million just isn’t “wealthy” enough.<p>A recent survey of over 1,000 Americans shows the bar has …

Absolute vs. Relative Standard of Living: What is Enough?

I’m currently reading University of Berkshire Hathaway: 30 Years of Lessons Learned from Warren Buffett & Charlie Munger at the Annual Shareholders …

Investing

What 'wealth' means to women

What makes a person feel wealthy? It depends on who you ask.<p>To some, it's the material things: a big house, a snazzy car, Instagram-worthy vacations. Others define "wealth" in more ephemeral terms: the freedom money buys them to finally unwind, relax and hop off life's treadmill.<p>According to recent …

Retirement

Americans Are Spending Mind-Blowing Money on Lotto Tickets in These Top States

Lottery tickets are alluring to gamblers and even occasional ones who want to explore the opportunity of winning millions of dollars by the stroke of …

President Obama: 'We Don't Know' Motive Behind San Bernardino Shooting

President Obama said that while it’s possible Wednesday’s deadly shooting in San Bernardino, Calif. could be related to terrorism, the suspected …

Giant Dinosaur Sculptures Made of Recycled Rice Straw Pop Up in Japan

September in rural Japan means two things: farmers are harvesting their rice and the leftover straw is being used to make extraordinary works of art. Specifically, the resulting material is serving as a tool for an artist Amy Goda, who's creating some pretty terrifying dinosaur sculptures. The …

Sculpture

Twitter sues US government over user data-request gag rules

Social network says current government restrictions on transparency are preventing tech companies from being fully honest with the public.<p>Twitter is suing the US government in federal court to loosen restrictions that prevent full disclosure of government demands for Twitter user data.<p>The suit, …

Surveillance

Scott Walker: Trump and I have similar immigration policy proposals

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker sees some similarities between his policy proposals on immigration reform and the immigration reform blueprint real estate mogul Donald Trump laid out on Sunday.<p>Walker, speaking Monday on Fox & Friends, said he hadn’t given the details of Trump’s proposal a thorough read …

Immigration