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How to make $400,000 a year writing about what you love — according to someone who's doing it

After posting my blogging income report from last year (where I made $401,681 with my blogging side hustle), I've been getting a lot of reader questions about how much money can you actually make blogging? I think blogging is the perfect side hustle because you can do it in your own time, you can …

Marketing

Why your home is a worse investment than you think

<i>Corrections & Clarifications: An earlier version of this column about homes as investments left out data and used the wrong time frame in the example given. Because of those errors, the annual return on that home investment appeared smaller than it would have been</i>.<p>Are you as foolishly lavish as me? …

Real Estate

All of the World's Money and Markets in One Visualization

All of the World’s Money and Markets in One Visualization<p><i>This infographic is the updated version of our best-known piece from The Money Project, an</i> …

Watch Ken Block test the 1400-hp 'Climbkhana' Hoonicorn V2

Has he finally met his match?<p>Even Ken Block gets scared sometimes.<p>The video above shows Ken Block talking about his juiced-up 1965 Ford Mustang Hoonicorn RTR V2 he's using to scream and slide his way up the road to Pikes Peak for his upcoming "Climbkhana" video. The all-wheel-drive Hoonicorn has …

Methanol

Here's A History Lesson Bulls Won't Like

As much as I don't like using tired cliches, I'm going to use one here.<p>U.S. stocks have only been more expensive than they are now two times since …

Stock Markets

The Storm Is Coming

The Bank for International Settlements recently released a report showing that lessons have not been learnt from the financial crisis.<p>Early signs of …

This Guy is a Master of Mind-Bending Camera Illusions

Back in May, artist Kevin Parry released a viral illusion video of himself walking into a mirror in a forest and emerging out the other side. If you …

The discoveries of these 4 great thinkers have changed my life — I hope they do the same for you

Jordan Peterson

This could be the bull market’s last hurrah

We’ve heard it over and over again, for years: This bull market is getting long in the tooth.<p>It just celebrated its eighth birthday. The S&P 500 SPX, …

Stock Markets

27 ETFs To Consider For Hedging Your Portfolio Risk

10 "Long/Short Fund" ETFs.<p>9 "Hedge Fund" ETFs.<p>3 "Market Neutral" ETFs.<p>3 "Merger/Arbitrage" ETFs.<p>2 "Managed Futures" ETFs.<p>Yesterday, I got an email …

Investing

The Holy Grail Of Investing - A Barbell Approach

After a nine-year bull run, the market is overvalued.<p>Traditional balanced approaches will underperform in a rising rate environment.<p>A lopsided …

Investing

Free Trading Websites Every Day Trader Should Know

Looking for day trading resources to help you out with your day trading? These trading websites deliver some great tools for analyzing trades, …

Stock Markets

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 …

Can the New Reverse Mortgage Boost Retirement Income? | Investopedia

Retirees must fund an enjoyable lifestyle without working, which is no small feat. With fewer pensions, lackluster Social Security benefits, low …

You may be higher up the global wealth pyramid than you think

IF YOU had only $2,220 to your name (adding together your bank deposits, financial investments and property holdings, and subtracting your debts) you …

Economics

3 Things: Distortions, Earnings Missed, You're Crazy

<b>Distortions Of Investing</b><p>One of the most important readings I have done as of late was from Horizon Kinetics on investing and modeling. It’s a bit …

Investing

Bob Farrell's (Illustrated) 10-Investment Rules

Over the weekend, it was interesting to see the number of advisors/analysts quickly rushing to defend their <i>“buy and hold”</i> investing philosophies …

Investing

Earth - We might live in a computer program, but it may not matter

<i>This story is part of BBC Earth's "Best of 2016" list, our greatest hits of the year. Browse the full list.</i><p>Are you real? What about me?<p>These used to be questions that only philosophers worried about. Scientists just got on with figuring out how the world is, and why. But some of the current best …

Quantum Mechanics

Pearl Jam's 'Ten': 10 Things You Didn't Know

Read how Kiss inspired "Alive," Billy Ray Cyrus chart-blocked the band and other facts about the 25-year-old grunge landmark<p>One of the most …

Indie Music

Billionaire Investors Head for the Exits

The Dow, the S&P 500 and the Nasdaq all touched record highs again on Monday. They’re now up 7.0%, 7.3% and 5.0% for the year, respectively. But the …

Markets

Another Billionaire Goes All In On The "Barbarous Relic" Gold While Mainstream Media Remains Silent

Billionaire Crispin Odey recently released a management letter to his hedge fund clients praising gold and explaining gold products constituted the …

Expiration dates are bogus — here's the best way to tell if a food's gone bad

The "sell by" dates on food products aren't a reliable means of telling whether a food is safe to eat, according to the National Resource Defense Council.<p>Instead, expiration dates merely indicate when a food will reach its limits for something called "optimal quality," which is based only on a …

Vegetables

This Is What You Should be Teaching Your Kids About Money, According to a Finance Prof

Learn with and through your children.<p><i>What are some ways parents can teach young children early to be smart financially? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Arshad Ahmad, Associate</b> …

Quora

Banks charge you a lot to send money abroad. This company lets you bypass them.

Banks charge you a hefty, marked-up fee when you exchange currency or make international payments. The real exchange rate, or “mid-market rate”, is …

Startups

How to see everything Google knows about you

The tech giant collects tons of data about you, including your search history, location, and voice searches that help improve Google's services and provide relevant ads.<p>But you might be surprised to know that Google can easily take a look at all of the data it has on you.<p>In October, The Guardian …

Apps

Toddler-Proof Your iPhone With This Quick Trick

In a parental pinch, iPhones and iPads make great pacifiers. That’s not to say you should let junior put Apple devices in his or her mouth, but their …

Parenting

Clean Windows and Keep Them Streak-Free With the "Blue Rain" Method

Cleaning windows is a pain, especially if you live somewhere that gets a lot of rain. The “Blue Rain” window cleaning method will keep your windows …

Visualizing "The 5000 Year Long Run" In 18 Stunning Charts

In the long run, as <i>someone</i> once said, we are all dead, but in the meantime, as BofAML's Michael Hartnett provides a stunning <b>tour de force of the last</b> …

Interest Rates