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Forget budgeting: Here is a smarter, easier way to control your spending

Are you trying to spend less money? Learn how you can spend less money without having to create a strict budget for your personal finances.<p>Just …

Personal Finance

When Husbands Don’t Work, Marriages Fall Apart

Much has changed in marriages since the '70s, but men in heterosexual marriages are still expected to financially support their families.<p>It’s easy to …

Social Sciences

The upside of quitting: Why quitters always win and losers never quit

“Quitters never win and winners never quit.”<p>These are the infamous words of legendary NFL coach, Vincent Lombardi, considered by many to be one the …

Motivation

Five Things Entrepreneurs Must Keep In Mind When Fundraising

There’s more to successful fundraising than most founders see on the surface. What vital factors should entrepreneurs be alert to in order to raise the maximum amount of funding, and be able to enjoy the journey to the top?<p><b><br>1) Benchmarking Valuations & Fundraising Rounds</b><p>You cannot afford to …

Venture Capital

​IRS issues proposed regulations on new 20 percent deduction for pass-through businesses​IRS issues proposed regulations on new 20 percent deduction for pass-through businesses

<b>IRS issues proposed regulations on new 20 percent deduction for pass-through businesses</b><p>The Internal Revenue Service issued proposed regulations today …

Retirement

Jeff Bezos told Amazon execs to consider 3 questions before offering someone a job, and they're still spot-on 20 years later

Amazon is always looking to fill a ton of jobs.<p>But before you can land a corporate role with the online retail behemoth, you have to tick three particular boxes in the minds of the hiring managers and executives vetting you.<p>At least, that's the process CEO Jeff Bezos recommended to his team 20 …

Jeff Bezos

You can make money directly off of other people's debt.

The Best Peer-to-Peer Lending Platforms for Investors<p>These services give you direct access to the consumer credit market.<p>Updated August 10, 2018<p>We …

Loans

These Are 15 Free Excel Templates You Can Use to Make More Money

Use them...and profit.<p>In these days of cloud-based systems, mobile applications, and web-based services, why use a spreadsheet for any other purpose than analysis?<p>Three reasons: ease, customization, and cost. A spreadsheet can be easily saved, updated, and reused again and again. A good template …

Project Management

How to Apply the Law of Attraction in Business: 5 Steps | Inc.com

<i>Andy Bailey,</i> <i>an</i> Entrepreneurs' Organization (EO) <i>member in Nashville, is an</i> <i>author, CEO and head coach of business coaching firm</i> <i>Petra Coach</i> <i>who serves in an advisory role on the Gazelles Council, leaders of the Scale Up movement. We asked Andy how the law of attraction can impact business owners and</i> …

Motivation

Rebooting the immune system with stem cell transplants trialed for Crohn's disease

A large trial has just been launched in the UK exploring the use of stem cells for treating patients with Crohn's disease. The radical treatment …

Immune System

A professor explains why networking is a waste of time and what you should be doing instead

College freshmen are lectured about it on their first day of class. Young professionals race to one more boring party so they can be seen and shake …

Networking

Popular Kind of Meat Might Lead to Mood Swings and Mental Illness

What you eat affects the way you feel, both physically and mentally, and if you're someone who enjoys snacking on beef jerky from time to time, you …

Mental Health

How To Trade Stocks: What Is A Base? And How To Use Stock Charts To Win Big

If you're new to investing and struggling with the features, screens and unique charts of IBD, you may have wondered what a "base" is. You may have …

Stock Markets

This Adorable Retired Couple Makes $75,000 a Year as Airbnb Superhosts — and They Give It Away to Charity

'It brings so much joy to my husband and me.'<p>Many older adults are joining the sharing economy for extra income. But for James and In Ja Yates, …

Cute

Why Now Is the Time to Become a Millionaire

Look to build up your network and a flexible mindset if you want to reach six figures.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Becoming a millionaire is far from easy, but many of the steps to making six figures are within your control. In this video, Entrepreneur Network …

Entrepreneurship

Here's How America Uses Its Land

Pasture/range<p>Forest<p>Cropland<p>Special Use<p>Miscellaneous<p>Urban<p>= 1 million acres<p>Pasture/range<p>Forest<p>Cropland<p>Special Use<p>Miscellaneous<p>Urban<p>= 1 million …

Exports

After Asking Hundreds of Successful People How to Be Successful, 1 Word Stood Out

This word came up over and over in almost every single interview.<p>I've had the pleasure of interviewing some amazingly successful people. From the CIO at Boeing, Chief Digital Officer at McDonald's and the former CMO of Burger King to the founders of successful multi-million dollar businesses like …

Success

Alaska Is Offering Entrepreneurs a Huge Renewable Energy Opportunity

The widely scattered residents of the largest state are looking for alternatives to reduce their onerous energy costs.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>It’s crazy that Alaska is more than twice the size of Texas but its largest city has only 304,000 people. It’s isolated …

Renewable Energy

45% of Middle-Aged Americans Would Rather See the Dentist Than Meet With a Financial Advisor

Financial advisors are here to help. So why do so many people avoid them like the plague?<p>The right financial advisor can not only help you manage …

Retirement

Even if you build it, the poor can't come

"If you build it, they will come." It's a Latin saying — <i>Si tu id aeficas, ei venient</i> — but it's probably more recognizable because it sounds like …

Clamp down on glue-up mistakes

Gluing up and clamping a project proves just as critical as the machining and finishing stages, so take the time to get it right. These tips will …

Woodworking

These Three Little Words Are Making You a Negative Person—and You Probably Say Them All the Time

Cut this phrase out of your vocab immediately. Then learn what you should say instead to improve your mood instantly, according to …

Cleveland Clinic

Self-made millionaire: 'I don't save money'—here's why

You’ve heard the saying, “cash is king,” but what if I told you it’s not? In fact, cash is garbage — inflation eats it. $1,000 in 1960 had the …

Personal Finance

Billionaire Richard Branson Has Some Simple Advice for Those Who Want to Succeed

There's a secret to Bransons' success, and it's very simple.<p>Richard Branson lives a life many hanker after: as a billionaire who resides on his own …

Richard Branson

How To Create A Business Plan

Business plans have long been a critical document for new businesses. Are they still relevant? If so, what best practices and data can help you create a winning document that will help your business get the funding you need and ensure your venture lasts?<p>Before digging into the best way to craft a …

Small Business

If you’re not changing as a person then you’re not intelligent (according to Einstein)

If you’re not changing, you’re not growing. If you’re not growing, you’re not being intelligent. Humans thrive in change and expansion — yet there …

Motivation

The 20/60/20 Rule: How to Handle Misaligned Employees

Trying to win over 100 percent of your team is a fool's mission.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>No matter how effectively we communicate and execute change in our company, some team members just won't accept and adapt to that change as fast as others. What we sometimes …

Leadership

Archimedes lifted the world off their hinges

Illustration to Archimedes remark “Give me a place to stand on, and I will move the earth”, Engraving from Mechanic’s Magazine, 1824)<p>Without knowing …

Mathematics

We Paid Off $147,000 in Debt in 3 Years. Here’s How We Became Financially Free

"It became like a game to us."<p>Jessie and Josh Boyce had secured the best-paying, most stable careers they’d ever had when they moved to Florida in …

Personal Finance

College Entrepreneurship 101: Finding Your First Investor

So you think you have an ingenious startup idea.<p>You want to transform concept into product or service but don’t have the capital to make it a reality. It’s enough just making tuition and room and board. But with U.S. investors increasing the median seed size to $1 million, according to Pitchbook …

Startups