JP Iturrieta

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Airbnb, Uber, and Others Used 'Time Collapsing' to Skyrocket From Zero to Millions

Fast-growth companies speed up success by incorporating digital tools and breakthrough innovation into the core of their business.<p>In 2007, Airbnb appeared on the scene and completely changed the world of travel and hospitality. But unbeknownst to its three, 30-something founders, they forged a new …

Business Strategy

Avoid these 11 massive time wasters to build a successful startup

When you're building a startup, the last thing you have time for is wasting time; hundreds of tasks need your attention and the founder who's using time most efficiently wins.<p>We asked some seasoned entrepreneurs who all have built successful companies to share their top tips for avoiding the huge …

9 things to do in your 20s to retire by 40

Retiring by 40 is more than possible. Plenty of regular people have done it.<p>Take "Mr. Money Mustache," who averaged a $67,000 annual salary working as an engineer for 10 years before announcing his retirement at age 30. Or Jeremy Jacobson and Winnie Tseng, whose combined annual salary of $135,000 …

The Hidden Dangers of Index Funds

There are plenty of good reasons for owning passively managed funds. But that doesn’t mean index funds are flawless -- or harmless.<p>Unless you’ve been …

Investing

14 websites to bookmark if you want to get rich

Rich people appreciate the power of learning long after college is over.<p>"The world class knows that college is just the beginning of lifelong learning," writes self-made millionaire Steve Siebold in his book, "How Rich People Think." "That's why you'll see the great ones attending seminars, …

Personal Finance

12 Realistic Ways to Make Your First $1 Million

View Gallery<p>12 photos<p>jokter / Shutterstock.com<p>At first glance, building a net worth of $1 million might seem unattainable, but it’s more realistic …

The Five Most Important Years for Your Financial Life

To secure your retirement, make the proper moves at a few key moments.<p>When you’re saving and investing for retirement, you can make a lot of progress …

Retirement

Robo-advisers are the hottest trend in investing, but for most there’s a better way

One of the hottest trends in the retail investment advising world is robo-advisers. These are online sites — two of the most popular are Wealthfront and Betterment — that allow people to manage their investment portfolios with a website.<p>The companies' marketing pitches are simple: They perform the …

Retirement

Keep Your Money Momentum Going

Keep your personal finance momentum going.<p>This is Day 30 of the #MONEY30, a month-long bootcamp for personal finance novices. You can read more about …

Personal Finance

27 money experts share their best investing advice

When it comes to investing, even the most seasoned investor had to start somewhere. If you're just getting started with your first investment, you might have some questions and even a little apprehension.<p>Have you ever wondered how experienced investors got their start? Fortunately, we've asked that …

Watch David Gilmour Seamlessly Blend ‘Comfortably Numb,’ ‘Purple Rain’

On Sunday, David Gilmour paid tribute to the late Prince during his benefit performance for Teenage Cancer Trust at Royal Albert Hall in London when …

Music

NASA Plans a Journey to the Ocean at the Center of an Icy Moon

Jules Verne’s sci-fi classic gets a new twist in a NASA proposal.<p>Jules Verne enthralled generations of readers with the science fiction classic <i>Journey to the Center of the Earth</i>. In this epic tale, Professor Otto Lidenbrock and crew descend into an Icelandic volcano in the name of science. Now, a …

Astronomy

19 Secrets Your Millionaire Neighbor Won't Tell You

The secret to financial freedom.<p><i>From time to time we bring you posts from our partners that may not be new but contain advice that bears repeating.</i> …

Personal Finance

Traditional Goal-Setting Doesn't Work Anymore. Try This Instead

Your success in life is more about the conditions your create around yourself than your internal resolve.<p>Do your goals ever feel impossible?<p>Like, it doesn't matter how hard you work, you don't get much closer?<p>If you're like most people, when you're not getting the results you want, you increase …

Motivation

Investing in the S&P 500 beats out diversified portfolio

Michael J. Francis<p>March 26, 2016<p>SHARE<p>March 26, 2016 0<p>If you've paid close attention to the stock market over the last three years, you may be tempted …

Investing

How to start a business with almost no money

You're willing to take some risks, like leaving your current job or going without personal revenue for a while.<p>But there's one logistical hurdle stopping you: You don't have much money.<p><b>Related: 7 Myths About Starting a Business That I Used to Believe</b><p>On the surface, this seems like a major problem, …

The hidden psychology of failure

If at first you don’t succeed, try, try again. Words of wisdom heralded throughout our upbringing, to be sure. But is there any scientific proof that successive failure is positive and propels innovation forwards?<p>Tom Pohlmann, head of strategy and value at Mu Sigma, a decision science and data …

Innovation

Mexico has a chance to be the world's 'next great power'

Mexico has the 11th-highest GDP in the world based on purchasing power parity, according to the International Monetary Fund. As Europe weakens, it will be in the top 10 in the not-too-distant future.<p>Yet, this country is regarded by many Americans as a Third World nation, dominated by drug cartels …

7 Companies We'd Buy and Hold for the Next 20 Years

Source: Lendingmemo.com<p>Buying and holding stocks for especially long periods of time is perhaps the easiest and most effective strategy when it comes to producing sizable returns on your capital. Even so, some companies are obviously better suited as long-term investing vehicles than others. With …

Botanists Just Answered One of the Biggest Questions About Farming on Mars

Researchers have successfully grown a crop of tomatoes, peas, and radishes harvested in Martian soil—and with those comes an answer to one of the big …

Tomatoes

Here's how much you should have saved up for retirement by now

Everyone knows that they need to save money for retirement. Eventually.<p>So the question, really, is just how much should you be saving at <i>your age</i> to retire comfortably?<p>In their Guide to Retirement, JP Morgan Asset Management outlined answers that might help you visualize how much you should have in …

3 Retirement Mistakes You Need to Stop Making Today

Don't get derailed on your road to retirement by making costly mistakes. Image source: Getty Images.<p>It's not only important to be saving and investing for retirement, but it's critical to be avoiding as many mistakes as possible while you do so. Our comfort in retirement is, for most of us, …

Warren Buffett's Concentrated Six Stock Portfolio

Buffett’s famed annual letter is due to be released this weekend. With that, today we want to talk a bit about his record, his philosophy on markets and successful investing and the high conviction stocks that he has in his $130 billion plus Berkshire Hathaway stock portfolio.<p>First, only one living …

A super-simple way to find your lost smartphone is hidden in Google

Sure, it's not exactly consequential in the grand scheme of things.<p>But it sure is frustrating when you need to make a call or check something and it's nowhere to be found.<p>Luckily, Google has built a way to quickly and easily locate misplaced phones — read on to check it out.

Fiducian Funds

How I Went From $40,000 in Debt to a Millionaire by Age 30

7 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>I came from a family where money was always an issue. My father was a union electrician who brought in a nice, but not exceptional, living. My mom was a stay at-home mom turned jobbie-entrepreneur (as I talked about here). But, …

University of Pennsylvania

I'm convinced there are only 5 ways to get rich

<i>Editor's Note: An earlier version of this article stated that Daniel Ally became a self-made millionaire at age 24. We are no longer confident in those assertions and have removed them.</i><p>There are many definitions of what it means to be rich.<p>Being rich is more of a state of mind than a dollar amount. …

9 things to do in your 20s to become a millionaire by 30

Becoming a millionaire by 30 is possible, and you don't have to found the next Facebook or Snapchat or win a Powerball jackpot to do so. Plenty of regular people have done it.<p>To help you reach the seven-figure mark, we rounded up nine pieces of advice from people who became millionaires at a young …

Self-improvement

21 Times Spending More Will Save You Money

Even though I usually focus on spending less money in order to save money, sometimes spending <i>more</i> will actually help you save. Here are 21 times when …

U.S. Stocks Lifted by Rally in Battered Sectors

Dow Industrials close up 1.4%, S&P 500 rises 1.7%<p>The S&P 500 rallied to its biggest two-session gain since late August, as investors bought shares broadly and favored some of the month’s most-battered sectors, like finance and technology.<p>Investors also sold assets perceived as safe, such as gold …

Stock Markets