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These 10 companies control everything you buy

These companies — Nestlé, PepsiCo, Coca-Cola, Unilever, Danone, General Mills, Kellogg's, Mars, Associated British Foods, and Mondelez — each employ thousands and make billions of dollars in revenue every year.<p>In an effort to push these companies to make positive changes — and for customers to …

20 stocks that will help you sleep at night

With U.S. stocks at record highs, investors are fretting whether this nearly eight-year-old bull market has much life left in it.<p>Because the future …

This environmentally friendly oil super major yields 6.85%

My long-time readers know that my calls tend to be measured, and I am not given to hyperbole. So why do I call Royal Dutch Shell RDS.B, +3.07% the …

Japanese island tells tourists to stop farting in public

Hokkaido, the northernmost island of Japan, welcomes millions of visitors each year to its hot springs and ski resorts. But it would really like it …

Japan

The unglamorous first jobs of Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton, and 18 other highly successful people

But many of the most successful people were born without silver spoons in their mouths and started off working odd jobs to earn money.<p>These 20 highly successful people prove that the path to success doesn't have to be linear.<p><i>Dylan Love contributed reporting.</i>

Hillary Clinton

These are the countries with the healthiest diets in the world

Some 422 millions people are currently living with diabetes, according to WHO.<p>While Type 1 diabetes is an autoimmune condition which is often inherited, Type 2 is the most common form and is can be caused by factors including obesity and age, which stop the pancreas from producing enough insulin to …

3 Ways to Lose All Your Money in the Stock Market

There's a reason roughly half of Americans aren't invested in stocks. It's not because they aren't fans of higher returns on their money; it's because they're too worried about losing money to take the risk.<p>And make no mistake about it: The stock market <i>is</i> risky if you don't know what you're doing. …

What a recession does to your money

If we are in a recession — and we won't know we're in one until well after it's begun — stocks probably still have a long way to go down.<p>The Standard & Poor's 500 index has dropped more than 12% since peaking last summer, and it joined markets around the world in another slide last week. Worries …

Warren Buffett's 4 stock investing principles

In fact, Buffett's investment criteria has been included in the beginning pages of every single Berkshire Hathaway Annual Report since 1982:<p>The larger the company, the greater will be our interest: We would like to make an acquisition in the $5-20 billion range.<p>Of course… Buffett is talking about</i> …

WHAT WARREN BUFFETT HAS TO SAY ABOUT SEIZING BIG OPPORTUNITIES

Warren Buffet has often said that the average investor should practice diversification by investing in index funds.<p>Get The Full Warren Buffett Series …

How Investors Can Conquer Their Fears When the Market Gets Rocky

The trick to sticking it out when the going gets tough<p><i>Sometimes the best way to grasp a complex concept is with a simple picture. The videos in “Big</i> …

5 Assets Wealthy People Use to Preserve Wealth

After the financial crisis of 2008, many high-net-worth individuals started seeking alternative investments as a way to protect themselves from losses.<p>After the financial crisis of 2008, many high-net-worth individuals started seeking alternative investments as a way to protect themselves from …

A Plea From One Millennial To Another: Build Wealth, Stop Renting

If the last decade taught us one thing, it is that too much of a good thing can be bad.<p>We learned the hard way about the excesses of debt, and that housing prices do not always go up. As a result, our generation is saving less (on average our financial assets are down from the late 1980s), taking …

Real Estate

The U.S. stock market may be having its worst January in history

The U.S. stock market is having another meltdown, something that's unfortunately become a very expensive habit.<p>The Dow Jones Industrial Average — 30 …

Stock Markets

7 Mental Shifts That Allowed Me to Become a Millionaire at 22

As of this writing, I’m 22. In the last 12 months I’ve generated a million dollars in commissions in one of the most competitive industries on the …

If you own 1 dividend stock for the next decade, you might want it to be this

<b>The yieldco you need to know about</b> <b><br>8point3 Energy Partners</b> (NASDAQ:CAFD) is the yieldco launched by <b>First Solar</b>(NASDAQ:FSLR) and <b>SunPower</b> (NASDAQ:SPWR) earlier this year. The company owns solar projects with predictable cash flows and long-term contracts to sell energy primarily to utilities around …

9 Tips From Warren Buffett to Make Kids Better at Business and Life | Inc.com

So what advice does Warren Buffett's Secret Millionaires Club's new book have to offer young people who want to take their lemonade stand to the next level? Text taken from <i>How to Start Your Very First Business.</i><p>1. Don't be afraid to speak up and ask for what you want. If you need something to start …

Self-improvement

13 ‘Dividend Aristocrat’ stocks with yields over 4%

The S&P 500 Dividend Aristocrats Index has greatly outperformed the broader S&P 500 Index over the past 10 years, and includes many quality companies …

Investing

10 Miyazaki Films You Should Watch At Least Once

Nippon’s Studio Ghibli is beloved the world over for producing extraordinary animated films. They have captivated tens of millions of people, …

40 Awesome Geeky Gift Ideas

Looking for gift ideas to buy for the geeks in your life? The holiday season is almost here and the game is afoot to find the best gift for your …

Seven Tips From Ernest Hemingway on How to Write Fiction

Before he was a big game hunter, before he was a deep-sea fisherman, Ernest Hemingway was a craftsman who would rise very early in the morning and …

Relatable Illustrations Hilariously Reveal the Difficulties of Adulthood

When you're a kid, it's normal to dream about the freedom of adulthood. When you actually become an adult… you quickly realize that being a grown-up isn't always a walk in the park. There are moments in adulthood that are equal parts difficult and hilarious, and since laughter tends to be the best …

Germany is about to start up a monster machine that could revolutionize the way we use energy

And they're still dreaming.<p>But thanks to the efforts of the Max Planck Institute for Plasma Physics, experts hope that might soon change.<p>Last year, after 1.1 million construction hours, the institute completed the world's largest nuclear-fusion machine of its kind, called a stellarator.<p>The machine, …

10 Things to Know About Money Before You're 20

Remember these rules and you'll be ahead of the game<p>A recent study by education tech company EverFi found that the average U.S. college student can …