Jacob Bergen

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10 books to read if you want to get rich

Learn how to grow your money.LStockStudio/Shutterstock<p>Billionaire Warren Buffet spends 80 percent of his day reading. Bill Gates reads 50 books a year, which is about a book every week. When Elon Musk is asked how he learned to build rockets, he says, "I read books."<p>There is no denying that …

Tony Robbins

4 Types of Ecommerce Business Model You Might Consider

There’s a lot more to ecommerce than meets your eye. When it comes to online selling, most of us picture a website like Amazon, but there are dozens of different business models that entrepreneurs use, with varying levels of success.<p><b>Ecommerce: Leveling the Playing Field</b><p>From the start, the Internet …

18 One-Pot Summer Suppers for When You Don't Want to Cook

As sure as there are seven days in the week, I can count on the fact that at least one of those days, I'll come home from work feeling totally …

21 Of The Healthiest Summer Snack Recipes On Pinterest

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TODAY visits the ‘blue zone’ of Costa Rica where people live to 100

Continuing “Eating to 100 TODAY,” a series about the secrets of a long and healthy life, NBC News special anchor Maria Shriver visits a corner of Costa Rica that is one of the five “blue zones” on Earth with the highest percentage of people living healthy lives to age 100. There she meets a …

Tony Robbins: What I Learned From the World's Greatest Investors

People are "being sucked into doing the very opposite," he says.<p>It has been one of the more remarkable career arcs in business.<p>Tony Robbins came to …

These 5 Browser Hacks Are Guaranteed to Save You Money

Get these ASAP.<p>It’s easier than ever to browse online for things like food, clothes and airplane tickets right from the comfort of your couch. But, …

The inflammation-fighting oil you’ll want to use with pretty much every meal

If you fight allergies, digestive problems, irritated skin, headaches, or even serious chronic health problems, then you might be familiar with …

Alternative Medicine

16 Materials Every Architect Needs to Know (And Where to Learn About Them)

A building’s materiality is what our bodies make direct contact with; the cold metal handle, the warm wooden wall, and the hard glass window would …

5 Steps You Can Take Now to Get Wealthy in 2017

The first move you can take toward financial independence is expanding your sense of what is possible.<p>Entrepreneur and Penny Stock Expert<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The end of 2016 is fast approaching, and while many of us area already caught up in all of the hustle …

Entrepreneurship

8 ways to make your money work for you

"Make your money work for you" is such common personal finance advice that it borders on being cliché.<p>But what does it actually mean? And more importantly, how can you do it?<p>There's no simple answer — or a single way to do it. In fact, almost everyone can find at least one way to put their money to …

Personal Finance

Top 15 Home Design & Decor Ideas, Plus their Costs – DIY Home Improvements

Having a modern, cozy, comfortable, and beautifully-designed home is a dream of many people in America. If you are reading this, you are probably one …

Home Improvement

How to Achieve Financial Freedom Within 36 Months

If a greenhorn can do it in six years you, can do it in three.<p><i>This article is part of a series entitled: 9 Wise Men Who Taught Me How to Put Life Ahead of My Startup. We've already covered mindset shifts toward financial freedom and Clayton Christensen's questions on How Will You Measure Your …

Clayton Christensen

10 Sex Positions That Practically Guarantee Her Orgasm

These moves will hit just the right spot<p>When it comes to having so-good-your-neighbors-hate-you sex, making sure you stimulate her clitoris is rule number one.<p>“Research shows it’s clitoral stimulation, not vaginal stimulation, that is the powerhouse of the female orgasm,” says sex therapist Ian …

Probiotic Supplements May Be A Waste Of Time: Here's The Diet You Need To Supercharge Your Gut

Probiotic supplements may be of little or no value to healthy adults says a recent Copenhagen study. The small study published in Genome Medicine of just under 200 healthy subjects found no difference in gut flora among those who took a daily probiotic supplement and those who did not. The study …

Wellness

How to see if your Samsung Galaxy phone's working properly

Like a well-loved car, your phone will inevitably break down over time, even if you care for it really well with a protective case.<p>Maybe you suspect …

How to Raise an Entrepreneur: 18 Bite-Size Lessons to Teach Your Kids [Infographic]

Want to nurture your child's entrepreneurial spirit to 'make a dent in the universe'? Here's how.<p>For any parent, knowing what to teach your children--in the limited time you've got--is hard.<p>As an entrepreneur, that difficulty only intensifies. All around us are studies that reveal more and more …

14 psychological tricks to get people to do what you want

You don't need to be the CEO to get people to listen to you.<p>Psychological research suggests there are plenty of ways to motivate people to do what …

11 Must-Watch TED Talks That Will Make You Insanely Productive

Spend a little time watching these talks now and you'll save a lot of time in the long run.<p>You know the old saying, "It takes money to make money." Well, the same can be said of time.<p>Sure, you'll spend somewhere between five and 20 minutes not working while you watch the TED talks below, but each …

What’s The Best Way to Finance a Rental Property?

Investing in a rental property is a smart move — we can all mostly agree on that. But, how should we go about financing a rental property? That’s the …

Personal Finance

Can a sexless marriage ever survive?

Many couples I see in my practice used to enjoy good sex lives - but now they rarely have sex any more.<p>It is difficult enough to talk about your sex …

Passive Income Blueprints: 5 Business Models for Any Niche - Small Business Trends

Have you ever looked at people who claim to earn tons of money for very little work and asked yourself, “What’s their secret?”<p>Well, I’ll tell …

Small Business

The best country songs of all time

Today’s best country songs seem to revolve mostly around tractors, muddy boots and lining up shots at whiskey bars, but once upon a time the genre …

Country Music

Top 6 Real Estate Investment Strategies

Real estate is a huge industry and there are a lot of opportunities to invest in real estate. But where should you start? What types of real estate …

Real Estate

3 Ways To Earn Money Working From Home

It feels like there’s never enough time in the day. Cook breakfast, bring the kids to school, grocery shop, pick the kids up from school and …

Coca-Cola

Powerful Advice From a Dying Man

Powerful Advice From a Dying Man<br>I am only 24 years old, yet I have actually already chosen my last tie. It’s the one that I will wear on my funeral a …

Positive Thinking

An investor who owns 4,000 apartments explains why multi-family real estate is the best investment he's made

I recently wrote an article that explained why buying a house is for suckers. A home is not an investment, because it doesn't pay you each month — you have to pay it.<p>It's a liability to me, not an asset. Not only does a house leave you less mobile, it ties up your money so you can't use it for real …

Real Estate