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14 Hacks to Score Serious Hotel Upgrades Without Dropping the Cash

Rack rates are for amateurs.<p>“The room you booked isn’t available yet… but I’ve got a bigger one open and you can have it.” After a stressful day of …

The Only Planner You'll Ever Need to Stay Organized & Productive

In today's digital world, there's simply too much out there trying to distract you from what's important—until now. Pagico is a one-stop app that …

Want a Simpler, Less Stressful Life? Make These 10 Small Changes

Crowdsourced wisdom on how to clear the mental and physical clutter from your life.<p>Humans used to suffer from scarcity. These days lots of us in America suffer from overabundance. There's just too much in our lives, we feel -- too much stuff, too much information, too many worries.<p>If you want …

Best web sites for boomers and retirees

Baby Boomers love to read. Why? Because we were raised with newspapers.<p>Most of us remember the days when every city not only had a morning newspaper, but also an afternoon or evening newspaper, which we referred to as PMs. (I was raised in Northern New Jersey with the Newark Star-Ledger and the …

Retirement

7 Ways Successful People Have Better Mindsets | Inc.com

It's interesting to wonder why some people are more successful than others, especially if you yourself are aiming high.<p>What do people like Richard Branson, Elon Musk, and Bill Gates have that feeds their ongoing excellence and propels them to the highest levels of success?<p>The answers are complex, …

Self-improvement

Retirement Income: Earn A Safe 9.3% Yield From This 15% Discounted Equity Fund

<b>A Safe 9.3% Yield from A Leveraged Equity CEF</b><p>In my continuing quest to sort through opportunities for high-yield retirement income, I started a look …

Investing

6 classic business books you should read if you want to be successful

Even though there are plenty of newer reads, sometimes you just can't beat the classics.<p>Here's a roundup of six old-school career books.<p>Yes, your parents may have read them, too; but the advice is so legendary — and useful — they're still worth downloading today:

10 Ways to Become a Millionaire in Your 20s

<i>This piece was originally published on Entrepreneur.</i><p>Imagine if you could become a millionaire. How great would it be to have the money you need to …

12 books to read this year if you want to get rich

The wealthiest, most successful people bury themselves in books. They commit to self-education long after they've finished college or any formal education.<p>To help make 2016 a prosperous year, we've highlighted 12 of our favorite personal-finance books — one for each month — from century-old …

Four Entrepreneurial Takeaways From J. Cole's 'Forest Hills Drive' HBO Special

Rapper Jermaine LaMarr Cole, or simply J. Cole, wrapped up a five-part HBO special on January 9 that gave his fans a behind-the-scenes look into his life on the road and the days leading up to the release of his third, now RIAA-certified platinum, album <i>2014 Forest Hills Drive.</i><p>Shortly after …

Rap & Hip-Hop

The World's Best Airlines for Food

Airlines have gone to great lengths to prove that in-flight dining can be so much more than shrink-wrapped, something-salad sandwiches. From local …

The 20 best business books of 2015

From a biography of Elon Musk to a look inside Google's management structure and an introduction to behavioral economics, we've picked our favorite business books of 2015.

Self-improvement

Opulent Air Travel Is Reaching a New Level of Lunacy with Seats On Top of the Plane

Instead of offering reliable on-time service, zero baggage fees, and decent meals, airlines seem willing to try anything else to fill seats. …

10 U.S. Places To Travel Before They Get Famous

Beat the tourists.<p>Nashville, Charleston, Portland (the Oregon one)... you've heard all about "America's up-and-coming destination cities," and chances are you've even been to a few. But as these pockets of culture blossom into full-blown vacation destinations, travelers are left yearning for …

I’m a financial planner, and here are the 11 best pieces of advice I can give you about money

As a financial planner who specializes in working with Gen X and Gen Y clients, I've come to learn a few basic facts about money.<p>I'll share those with you today in hopes that it provides you some insight to what, from a professional standpoint, you can do to be smarter with your money.

4 secrets to building wealth in your 30s

Unless you win the lottery or inherit a sizable windfall, becoming wealthy isn't usually something that happens overnight.<p>The sooner you get started on the path to building wealth the better. If you're in your 30s, there's really no time like the present.<p>If you can make these smart financial moves …

Personal Finance

9 successful people share the smartest thing they've ever done with their money

"Successful people look at other successful people as a means to motivate themselves," writes T. Harv Eker in "Secrets of the Millionaire Mind." "They see other successful people as models to learn from. They say to themselves, 'If they can do it, I can do it.'"<p>Business Insider asked several …

The Best Ski Resorts in the East

Don't sleep on the East: you don't have to get on a plane for good vibes and bad-ass terrain.<p>Bretton Woods<p>Bretton Woods, New Hampshire<p><b>Vertical Rise:</b> 1,500 feet<b><br>Acres of Terrain:</b> 464<b><br>Average Snowfall:</b> 200 inches <br>Across from Mount Washington in what meteorologists call an upslope snowbelt, Bretton …

Skiing

Google offers 'helipad view' of the world's most luxurious hotel

The world’s self-proclaimed most luxurious hotel has launched a Google Street View that allows prospective guests to explore the building, including its Royal Suite and helipad.<p>Dubai’s Burj Al Arab, which is set on its own artificial island and gives itself seven stars, is renowned for its opulent …

How To Get Motivated? 8 Ideas that Really Work

Let’s face it.You are starring at your blank screen. But words are not effortlessly flowing out of your mind onto your screen.You know that creating …

Motivation

How these fund managers have beaten the market for 25 years

Managers can get lucky - but surely not for 25 years. Meet the investors who have stayed ahead of the market for a quarter of a century<p>While the world was a very different place in 1990, some things were the same then as they are now.<p>A quarter of a century ago, as news rolled in of the release of …

12 investing books to read if you want to get rich

"On average, millionaires invest 20% of their household income each year. Their wealth isn't measured by the amount they make each year, but by how they've saved and invested over time," writes Ramit Sethi in his New York Times bestseller, "I Will Teach You To Be Rich."<p>To help you get started, we …

Shares guru Jim Slater: eight books that will make you a better investor

Whether you are experienced in the workings of the financial markets or have no finance background at all there's a title out there to suit you<p>When I am asked if I can recommend clear and easy-to-read primers on investment, there are two books that spring instantly to mind. Both of them should be …

Investing

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Best Stuff<p>Find a toothpaste that suits your specific needs.<p>By Adam Hurly3 days agoView More<p>Hair Gods<p>See the Avengers star's new facial hair swerve …

Bill Murray

A sociologist trained to become a tax-avoidance expert — here's what she learned about how the ultra wealthy keep their money

"All the world's a stage" - Shakespeare. Istvan Biro via Wikimedia Commons<p>Shakespeare said that all the world’s a stage, but the sociologist Erving Goffman added that most of the interesting stuff lies behind the scenes, in what he called the “backstage” areas of everyday life.<p>Having spent the past …

Income Inequality

18 books billionaire Warren Buffett thinks everyone should read

Even now, he still spends about 80% of his day reading.<p>"Look, my job is essentially just corralling more and more and more facts and information, and occasionally seeing whether that leads to some action," he once said in an interview.<p>"We don't read other people's opinions," he said. "We want to …

The Internet’s laziest people share their cleverest life hacks

Let’s face it, there are days when we don’t feel like doing anything for ourselves, let alone for others. Most of us are lazy to a certain degree, …

This guy used a frequent-flyer loophole to take a $60,000 trip in a first-class suite on Emirates — here's what it was like

Travel blogger Sam Huang recently cashed in his Alaska Airlines frequent-flyer miles for a $60,000 trip around the world, and luckily he took plenty of pictures documenting what it was like.<p>"Unlimited Dom Perignon, wild caviar, and a shower spa while flying 40,000 feet in the air — it's no wonder …

Sell These 5 Scary Stocks Before It's Too Late

The scariest thing this Halloween might just be some of the stocks in your portfolio.<p>It's true that October has been a strong month for stock …