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Meet the woman who gave up shopping for a year — and managed to save $13,000

Four years ago, Cait Flanders was shocked to learn that her sister was saving 20% of her income as a full-time college student. Flanders, however, was lucky if she was putting away 5% of her salary each month.<p>"All of a sudden the wheels started turning," she told INSIDER. "I'm like, why have I been …

Personal Finance

The To-Do List Method That Finally Got My Life In Order

Who knew graph paper could make such a difference?<p>You’ve probably heard by now about the life-changing magic of a functional to-do list. <i>You’ll be</i> …

How to Turn an Idea into an Income Stream in 5 Clear Steps

Want to make side money? Follow these 5 stages to monetize your startup idea.<p>In today's world, a single income is an antiquated idea.<p>Dorie Clark, adjunct professor of business administration at Duke University's Fuqua School of Business and author of the book "Entrepreneurial You", sums up the …

Entrepreneurship

The Average American Household Sees 53% of Its Income Gobbled Up by These 4 Expenses

Hint: Medical costs and education expenses aren't even close to the top four!<p>No one ever said being an adult was easy, or inexpensive.<p>If there's one …

Personal Finance

9 Steps to Creating and Selling T-Shirts for Profit

In the late 1980s, Bert and John Jacob were driving up and down the east coast trying to sell their t-shirts to college students and not having much …

New Business Owner's Guide to Pricing Strategy

How Much Should You Charge for Your Product or Service?<p>Updated March 13, 2018<p>One of the most difficult, yet important, issues you must decide as an …

Brooklyn Heights carriage house is an $11.5M pseudo-suburban dream

Elegant, artful, and spacious<p>The houses that line the cul-de-sacs of Brooklyn Heights are the stuff of suburbia-in-NYC dreams, and an old carriage house on quaint College Place that just hit the market is no exception. The townhouse at no. 14 last sold in 2012 for $5 million, but returns to the …

The Best Places to Shop for Design-Savvy Men Photos

The term <i>bachelor pad</i> tends to conjure visions of unkempt lairs replete with stacks of dirty dishes and mismatched furniture. But plenty of guys of all ages take pride in their homes, and for good reason: There are many stylish design companies geared toward men determined to outfit their pads in …

Mastering Interior Minimalism

A great mind once told me that making an effort to have less than 100 things visible in your home at any time would not only declutter your aesthetic …

Minimalism

A Law Professor Explains Why You Should Never Talk to Police

James Duane says you shouldn't say anything to a cop for any reason, you shouldn't plead the Fifth, and you shouldn't stay silent. So what should you do?<p>James Duane doesn't think you should ever talk to the police. Not just, "Don't talk to the police if you're accused of a crime," or, "Don't talk …

Entrepreneur Courses: Learn How to Start a Business With (Almost) No Money

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>Entrepreneur has affiliate partnerships so we may get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>“You don’t need the money, you need a better strategy.” Has anyone ever told you this? Does it sound like a far-out theory that doesn’t …

Small Business

Big Heads, Bad Boys and Bird: How Salem Sportswear Changed the Game Forever

If you were a sports fan in the late Eighties or early Nineties – or even if you weren’t – there’s a pretty good chance you owned a Salem Sportswear …

What Some Of Your Favorite Songs Would Look Like As Vintage Movies

Who run the world? How about an <i>Attack of the 50 Ft Woman</i>-style Beyoncé? The singer/women’s active wear designer/world dominator is just one of many music artists to have their songs turned into grindhouse movie posters.<p>MusiXploitation is a series of posters for movies that exist only in the hearts …

20 Easy Life Hacks That Will Make You Wealthy

Stop blaming failures on bad luck.<p>Many people strike it rich by just making one smart career move, investing in the right stocks or even inheriting a …

7 things financially successful people refuse to do

The truth is, ordinary people can do extraordinary things. But it's not just what they choose to do that matters, it's what they refuse to do that matters as well.<p>Let's take a look at some things enormously successful people refuse to do.

Motivation

7 Ways to Increase Your Personal Wealth Before You Retire

Where do you see yourself when you’ve retired? Are you traveling the world without a care? Or, are you worried that you won’t even have enough money …

Personal Finance

DIY Floating Corner Shelves

Using shelving is a great way to organize and de-clutter a space… I know, I know. Such ground-breaking information. Don’t write me off yet; I want to …

5 Creative DIY Lighting Ideas You HAVE to Try

Great lighting—whether it’s for portraits, or macro, or even product photography—doesn’t have to cost you an arm, leg, and kidney. Just do a quick …

New York Red Bulls

How to stay in luxury hotel rooms all over the world for less

I will come right out and say it: I have expensive taste—a truly uncanny knack for gravitating toward the most ridiculously overpriced item in any establishment, be it a smoothie with raw cacao and cold-pressed coconut oil, or a cloud grey turtleneck sweater that evokes a sleeping baby alpaca.<p>What …

Hospitality

20 Home Decor Cheat Sheets That Will Have You Decorate Like a Pro

Decorating your home can sometimes become a daunting task because you can get lost in measurements, styles and other decor choices. Then you can …

How Facebook Helped A Solo Entrepreneur Create Two Million-Dollar, One-Person Businesses

Justin Goff, 31, has created two million-dollar businesses with no employees other than the owners—an eBook company and an online health supplements store. The secret of this entrepreneur from Columbus, Ohio has been mastering Facebook marketing.<p>His skill at scaling revenues at these ultra-lean …

Customer Service

'Shark Tank' star Daymond John on the advantages of being broke

"Shark Tank" co-star and entrepreneur Daymond John talks about the early days when he was broke and starting FUBU. He tells us what advantages being broke gave him when he started out.<p><i>Produced by Joe Avella&Richard Feloni</i><p><b>Follow BI Video:</b> On Facebook

Entrepreneurship