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11 websites to bookmark if you want to get rich

We've pointed out some of the best personal-finance books to read and podcasts to listen to.<p>If those didn't strike a chord or fit in to your busy …

Personal Finance

7 Daily Habits Extremely Successful People Swear By

Start doing these now.<p>How do you become an uber-rich mogul in the vein of Bill Gates or Oprah Winfrey? Well, it might help to emulate the way they …

The Top 25 College Football Stadiums in America, Ranked

People around the world are dumbfounded when they visit America in the fall -- particularly on Saturdays. <i>Wait, now</i>, they say. <i>This entire bar is full</i> …

19 Things About Life You Should Know Before You Turn 29 | Inc.com

It's October.<p>Which means 2017 has officially flown by. (Remember all those things you swore you were going to do back in January? Have you done any of them?)<p>One of the things I prioritize doing Q4 of every year is taking a considerable amount of time to reflect on what worked well and what …

Motivation

LaVar Ball's timeline of trolling - 2017

LaVar's initial outlandish comments do little to move the needle.<p>Nov. 24, 2016<p>"UCLA gonna win the NCAA championship." LaVar to ESPN during the …

14 Dog Portraits That Show The Adorably Human Side Of Pups

Model status.<p>Well, this is <i>doggone</i> cute.<p>In a new photo series called “The Dog Show,” Moscow-based photographers Alexander Khokhlov and his wife Veronica Ershova capture the surprisingly human-like expressions of dogs.<p>There’s Marceille, a Saluki Persian greyhound who embodies the winking, tongue-out …

10 Simple Things You Need to Know About Finance if You Want to Be Rich | Inc.com

<i>What are the ten most important things about personal finance that someone without a finance background must know? originally appeared on Quora: the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.</i><p><b>Answer by Franklin Parker, 2017 Winner -</b> …

New Testament

Here are 7 essential criteria to identify undervalued stocks

<b>WHAT IS VALUE INVESTING?</b><p>Value investing identifies undervalued stocks. The Motley Fool defines value investing in this way:<p>Value investors understand the market often undervalues stocks based on news and events which have little if anything to do with the long-term fundamentals of those stocks. …

12 ways money can buy happiness

The Beatles told us money can't buy love.<p>But can it buy happiness? Economists say yes, to a point.<p>According to a 2016 study by Case Western Reserve University, household income impacts both emotional wellness and perceived quality of life.<p>The difference in emotional gains is greatest before $70,000 …

There's No Guaranteed Path To Financial Freedom But This Is Pretty Close | Inc.com

Here's a recent conversation with a friend. Let's pretend you're that friend.<p><b>Me:</b> Are you where you want to be right now?<p><b>You:</b> What do you mean? Geographically? Professionally? Personally?<p><b>Me:</b> Yes.<p><b>You:</b> Geographically I'd rather be in Maui. I need a few months off to clear my head. Professionally, I'm …

Real Estate

22 Quotes To Get You Through The Tough Times

Quotes are great for a lot of things. They're also great at being loaded with a bunch of nonsensical garbage. These are not those kind of quotes.<p>No, …

Darth Vader

I retired at 52 with a $3 million net worth — here are the 10 worst money mistakes anyone can make

Said another way, they boil down to E-S-I. If this is the heart of your financial plan, it's likely that you'll be prosperous.<p>That said, there is one other thing you'll need to do — you must avoid the financial pitfalls that can significantly derail your finances. I call these the worst money moves …

50 things to stop wasting your money on

Stock traders swear by these 12 technical indicators

However, if you dabble in the stock market on a day-to-day basis, or if you simply want to know what drives the thinking of other market participants, it can be very beneficial to understand the basics of technical indicators.<p>Many traders swear by them to help with the timing of their trades or to …

A Sports Psychologist Reveals The Secrets To A Powerful Mindset

How do the highest achievers think differently? Consider the professional athletes who have won multiple championships: the Tom Bradys and Kobe Bryants of the world. They’ve mastered their craft, but their mindsets also set them apart from their peers. What do they do differently to reach peak …

Self-improvement

Stop Wanting And Start Doing: 5 Practices For Building Mental Toughness

I’ve been asked on a number of occasions the “secret” to harnessing mental toughness to overcome adversity. The “secret,” I tell them, isn’t a secret but a fact that they don’t want to hear because it’s simple. But simple isn’t easy. That secret is this: make a decision and go with it.<p>That’s it.<p>I …

Self-help

Nine Ways Successful People Defeat Stress

If you feel like studying for and taking the CPA Exam ranks up there as one of the single most stressful times for you, you are certainly right. …

12 Practical Steps to Getting Rich

The secrets to getting really rich in life aren't secrets.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Every entrepreneur dreams of being rich. They dream of having the power to pull fiscal strings, able to command a vast fortune and make money while they sleep, all while enjoying a …

Basic Math to Get Rich By Investing in Stocks

10 Simple Time and Energy Investments You Can Make in Yourself

I tend to view a good life as being one that’s full of good investments. If you use your resources (money, time, energy, etc.) in a smart way, …

The Brain

50 Ways to Feel Better About Yourself Right Now

When you're feeling down, turn things around with a few tips and tricks for thinking about things differently. No need to wallow when there are quick and simple ways to feel better about yourself. Feeling down can be triggered by a bad hair day, not being able to get over a mistake, or waking up 10 …

22 Things I Wish I Knew When I Was 22

<b>1.</b> Confidence is built on accomplishments.<p><b>2.</b> Failure is the foundation of success; the more you fail the more you will succeed. Do not fear failure.<p><b>3.</b> No amount of schooling or research is a substitute for experience.<p><b>4.</b> Overall happiness and success is built on discipline.<p><b>5.</b> You are as good as the …

Selfies

Eight Bad Habits You Must Break To Be More Productive

Nothing sabotages your productivity quite like bad habits. They are insidious, creeping up on you slowly until you don’t even notice the damage they’re causing.<p>Bad habits slow you down, decrease your accuracy, make you less creative, and stifle your performance. Getting control of your bad habits …

Time Management

This accounting professor uses a classic investment approach

<b>Camillo Lento</b><p><b>Occupation</b><p>Associate professor of accounting<p><b>The portfolio</b><p>Mostly Canadian dividend-paying stocks, real estate investment trust (REITs) and income funds, including BCE Inc., Smart REIT, Cineplex Inc. and A&W Royalties Income Fund.<p><b>The investor</b><p>As a holder of both the chartered professional …

4 Big Fat Food Lies That Make You Fat And Sick

Here are four prevalent misguided myths that drive me nuts.<p>Since the release of my book Eat Fat, Get Thin, I’ve noticed fierce debates on social media and other news sources about things like calorie counting, eating vs. avoiding fat and genetics.<p>When it comes to overall health and weight loss, …

Exploring In Nassau, Bahamas

NEW TRAVEL OFFERS<p>Oasis Resort Credits - up to $500 <br>Oasis Hotels & ...<p>All Travel Offers<p>Nassau, Bahamas, is a destination unto itself.<p>So while you’re …

Snorkel

How To Get Really Rich In Life

<i>“Life is a dream for the wise, a game for the fool, a comedy for the rich, a tragedy for the poor.” — Sholem Aleichem</i><p>There are 7.5 billion people on …

7 Cliches About Money You Should Ignore

Money isn't the root of all evil.<p>You’ve heard them before — everyday sayings, such as “Money doesn’t grow on trees” and “It takes money to make …

Do You Listen to Music While Working? Here's What It Does to Your Brain (and It's Pretty Awesome)

Music has enriched people's personal lives pretty much since the beginning of time, but scientists today have uncovered how best to make music enrich your professional life, too.<p>When the office is almost too much to stomach, music can deliver much-needed relief on the job. Before you press "play", …

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