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How to Escape the Rat Race

Prepare Yourself Now to Make the Leap!<p>Updated February 26, 2018<p>You've got the itch. You want to quit your job. You know you'd do great as your own …

Don’t set goals for yourself—instead, create systems that make it easy for you to succeed

A lot of my friends are spending the month of January “going dry” or giving up sugar or training for marathons. I can relate. As a Type-A, goal-oriented masochist, I tend to make deeply ambitious New Year’s resolutions each year. Witness Exhibit A: My resolutions from 2016. I’m embarrassed to say …

Project Management

Find out How Earning $30,000 a Year Can Turn You Into a Millionaire

It may sound crazy, but even if you only earn $30,000 per year, if you invest (and save) wisely and prudently you can you become a millionaire. …

Retirement

I'm a personal finance expert — here's the letter I wrote my wife on how to spend my life-insurance money

You know what's kinda-sorta-but-not-really ALSO awesome? Dreaming up all the things your <i>family</i> can do when you die and leave them all that life insurance money.<p>Because if there's anything worse than dying itself, it's dying and then having to deal with a bunch of financial problems while they …

How to Start a Successful Company as a Millennial (According to This Millennial Entrepreneur)

Age doesn't matter when you're making the right moves.<p>Millennial entrepreneurship is a hot topic right now--and rightfully so.<p>However, the reason why this is such a controversial topic for people is because never before have there been <i>so many opportunities</i> for young people to succeed as well--and …

Entrepreneurship

Want to Succeed? Adopt these 10 Uncommon Habits

<b>Practised ignorance:</b> ignoring the things that distract us are a quintessential ingredient in the pursuit of success. People are predisposed to …

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Don’t buy into ‘biased’ advice on home ownership – just rent, analyst says

A top-ranked real estate analyst is making the case for renting over owning a home.<p>In his new book The Wealthy Renter, Alex Avery, who currently owns …

The 6 Best TV Shows and Movies You Should Watch To Learn About Money

Amazon, Netflix, and Hulu have all got you covered.<p>If you’re trying to learn good financial habits or discover the secrets of the American economy, …

Entrepreneurship

What Happened When I Broke the Rules of Entrepreneurship

7 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>When I left my high-paying job at a successful private equity firm in San Francisco, I broke "the rules." For the first time in my life, I felt free but also very afraid. It’s every financial professional’s dream to become a …

Startups

If You Can’t Answer This Question in 5 Seconds, You’re in Trouble

“If I had more time, I would have written a shorter letter.” Considering its ironic truth, it’s not surprising that the quote has been widely …

The way millionaires view money is different from everyone else

Economic inequality is a hot topic right now, and many people go as far as accusing the wealthy of having some sort of unfair advantage. Those are easy accusations to make, and they resonate well with some people. But the truth is, there are no unfair advantages.<p>Everyone has the same opportunity to …

First-Time Tech Founder On Starting a Company: ‘You Will Feel Incompetent’

Meet Clara, your personal assistant. She’s every busy person’s dream, able to set up meetings and appointments with very little effort on your part. …

The world economic order is collapsing and this time there seems no way out | Will Hutton

Financial sector,Economic recovery,World news,Banking,Economics,Brics,China,Global recession,Politics,UK news,Chinese economy,Economic policy,Financial crisis,Business,Global economy<p>The refugee crisis is paralleled by the savage fallout from a global financial system running out of control<p>Europe …

5 years of studying rich people taught me they have a set of unwavering beliefs that the rest of us don't

In my five-year Rich Habits study of 233 rich people and 128 poor people (you can see the criteria for each on my website), I discovered that your beliefs dictate your circumstances in life. Those who are wealthy have different beliefs than those who are poor or stuck in the middle class.<p>We adopt …

These 8 Apps Can Help Your Kids Be Better With Money

Image source: Getty Images.<p>Every parent is concerned with their kids' financial well being. However, once they're on their own, young adults struggle with money habits. Only 34% of four-year college students create a budget, and 50% don't check their account balance, according to a report. Even …

Why A Personal Assistant Should Be Every Entrepreneur's First Hire

Most of the small business and solo professionals I know don’t have an assistant. Whether they are an independent consultant, coach, professional speaker, writer, or even a startup CEO, they consider an administrative assistant a waste of money.<p>Why spend on an admin when I know how to use a …

Entrepreneurship

How I Officially Turned My Side Business Into My Full-Time Job

Before I became an “official” entrepreneur, I was just an entrepreneur at heart, working one of those 9-to-5 marketing jobs. However, I had dreams …

6 Principles for Personal and Business Success

4 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The startup lifestyle is known to be stressful and challenging, but it’s also meant to be satisfying and fulfilling, with you as the entrepreneur in control of your own destiny. Unfortunately, it doesn’t always work out that …

Entrepreneurship

There are 3 ways people get rich, but only one way they hold on to their wealth

Rich people, he says, have a lot of money. Wealthy people have the security that comes with knowing how to manage however much money they do have so that they'll still have money tomorrow.<p>Sullivan, who is also the New York Times Wealth Matters columnist, characterizes wealthy spenders into three …

Americans are spending their money on 3 major categories

That fact keeps proving itself to be true: for the month of May, consulting firm Conlumino notes that once again, apparel sales dropped off by 2.4%.<p>However, Neil Saunders, CEO of Conlumino, noted three categories that have captured consumers' wallets: home improvement, beauty, and sports.<p>Here's why …

Only in Silicon Valley could Elizabeth Holmes lose $4.5 billion she never had to begin with

America’s richest self-made woman is broke. On June 1, Forbes went viral when it downgraded its estimation of Elizabeth Holmes’ wealth from $4.5 billion to zero. The magazine argued that Theranos, the embattled biotech company Holmes founded, should no longer be valued at $9 billion. Therano’s new …

Silicon Valley

Entrepreneurs Who Are In It for the Money Never Get Rich

If you're in it just for the money, find another line of work.<p>Some founders I coach hate hearing that. Real entrepreneurs get it. A founder’s focus on being rich is one criteria I use to filter out seed investment opportunities. I do so because if someone is too concerned with lining their own …

How We Grew Our Web Traffic By 5,000% In 3 Months (With Zero Advertising)

<i>554.</i><p>That’s how much monthly website traffic we had to our website three months ago.<p>“Europe's leading digital technology conference”It's happening, Join 15k digital minds to shape what's next for your businessI'm interested<p>20 visitors a day may sound encouraging if you’re starting a personal …

How Visionary Entrepreneurs Are Creating Million-Dollar, One-Person Businesses

Daniel Faggella, 28, has turned his passion into a seven-figure business. His subscription-based e-commerce site, Science of Skill, sells online fitness and self defense curricula and products to students around the world. When it comes to working, the black belt in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu says, ”I …

Martial Arts

The Cognitive Biases That Lead to Bad Money Decisions

If managing money were as easy as crunching some numbers and following a spending plan, we’d all be awesome at it. Money isn’t hard because of the …

3 Reasons to Consider Adding Dividend Growth Stocks to Your Portfolio

There are <b>a lot</b> of different ways to slice and dice stocks. You have growth, value, momentum, blue chips, small caps, sectors, industries… The list …

Investing

The One Thing Every Business Owner Should Be More Honest About

<i>The Entrepreneur Insiders network is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in America’s startup scene contribute</i> …

The One Smartphone Hack Guaranteed To Make You More Productive

It's deceptively simple but extraordinarily effective.<p>The other day, around 3 p.m., I had one of those "moments" at work. You know--when you feel overwhelmed by how much you have to do, and at the same time frustrated at how little you've accomplished so far.<p>Just then, my phone vibrated--a text …

Time Management

I Tried to Be a Morning Person for 30 Days. Here's What Worked (and What Didn't)

If you spend any time online, you'll inevitably come across an article (or 15) spelling out steps to reach the near-mythical status of becoming a …

Time Management