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101 Ways to Boost Your Budget and Save Major Money

There's never a bad time to go over your budget with a fine-tooth comb and find everything that's draining your resources for little in return. Of …

How to Figure Out if You're a Millionaire or Not

The word "millionaire" is bantered about in our daily conversations. The term usually evokes images of celebrities, athletes, and business leaders. …

If You're Too Busy for These 5 Things, Your Life Is More Off Course Than You Think

It's really easy to stray from the path. Like airplanes, we constantly need to make course corrections.<p>Despite turbulence and other conditions keeping airplanes off-course 90 percent of flight time, most flights arrive at the correct destination at the intended time.<p>The reason for this phenomenon …

How to Travel Without Liquids or Gels

If you’ve ever watched a TSA agent toss away your toiletries because they were a smidge over the 3-1-1 limit, then it’s time to learn how to travel …

Looking for a job? Here's what not to put on your CV

School grades, photos and hobbies are among things you should avoid putting on your CV, research has suggested.<p>According to jobs website CV-Library, outdated employment history, unnecessarily big words and social media links are also considered irrelevant by recruiters.<p>The research, which surveyed …

Hobbies

13 ways to live a rich life on less

Can you remember life before $100 sneakers and $5 coffee, when people actually lived on what they earned and still had a little something socked away …

Personal Finance

The Secret Behind How I'm Saving 40% of My Pay

<i>By Lauren Bowling</i><p><i>Today, one woman shares how she went from being a spendthrift to saving nearly half of her income -- each month</i>.<p>I've never been very good at saving.<p>I'm a spender -- shoes, trips, nights out, you name it. It's a fact that became especially apparent to me when I found myself saddled …

6 Reasons Why Not Quitting Your Job To Travel Is A Waste Of Your Life

When I told people I was leaving the country to work and travel abroad in Australia for a year (maybe longer), most people were very encouraging.<p>A …

15 Successful Entrepreneurs Share The Most Important Lesson They Learned In Their 20s

Mistakes are unavoidable, but the truly successful learn from these setbacks and move on all the wiser.<p>We asked entrepreneurs, including billionaire "Shark Tank" investor Mark Cuban and the cofounders of popular retailer Warby Parker, to share the most important lesson they learned in their 20s.

Warby Parker

I've been helping the ultra-rich protect their wealth for years, and here are the 10 best pieces of advice I can give you about money

I spent years as a wealth advisor. Now, I run a firm that helps the ultra-rich protect their wealth. Here are my best pieces of money advice:<p>1. Be mindful of the tax consequences on any investments you make.<p>We cannot escape taxes, as they impact not only our earnings but also our investments. The …

6 cities where you can own a home for under $1,000 a month

You don’t have to make a ton of money to afford a decent home in some cities.<p>Pittsburgh is the most affordable metro area in America for those hoping …

Here's How to Save $100,000 by Age 30

Start by saying no more often.<p>You might have heard an absurd-sounding parable that often makes the rounds on personal finance blogs. This story is …

Everything You Need to Know About Making a Budget

It's easier than you think.<p>You may think you have a grasp on your financial health, and maybe you do. But when it comes to budgets, it’s a good idea …

19 Secrets Your Millionaire Neighbor Won't Tell You

The secret to financial freedom.<p><i>From time to time we bring you posts from our partners that may not be new but contain advice that bears repeating.</i> …

Credit Cards

6 Strategic Money Moves Every 20-Something Should Make

Sure, you have the rest of your life to be responsible with money. But if you start now, you'll be way ahead of the game.<p>Back in my early 20s, I …

The 11 smartest things to do with your money in your 20s

Entering the "real world" in your 20s is thrilling, but far from simple.<p>On top of navigating the job-search process and learning the ins and outs of renting an apartment, you have to figure out what to do with your first paychecks.<p>To help, we've rounded up the smartest things 20-somethings who are …

Roth IRA

How to Save Money For Your Dream Trip

It's easier than you think.<p><b>This piece originally appeared on Travelandleisure.com.</b><p>If you’re a budget-conscious traveler, you likely already know …

9 Steps to Saving a $10,000 Emergency Fund

Giving yourself a reward every so often will keep you going.<p>Building up your savings isn’t easy. After all, a whopping 62% of Americans have under …

A Half Of Millennials Live Paycheck To Paycheck, Most Don't Think They Will Ever Be Millionaires

In a stark refutation of Obama's "recovery" narrative, most millennials don't see a bright future for their personal finances.<p>Take the case of Shaun …

3 Smart Ways Millennial Millionaires Manage Their Money

They're passionate and want their money to make a difference.<p>If you’re lucky enough to wake up tomorrow as a young millionaire, it’s time to learn a …

2 Financial Mistakes to Avoid in Your 20s

Get that job offer in writing.<p>The CEO of Ellevest, Sallie Krawcheck, has money advice aimed at people in their 20s, based on two financial mistakes …

This Is Gen X's Biggest Retirement Mistake

Do not commit this cardinal sin.<p>Generation Xers have it tough. Caught in a perpetual juggling act of raising children, building careers, and caring …

How This Millennial Is Paying Off $75,000 in Student Debt

She started the "Frugal Females Challenge" to help others pay down their own debt, too.<p>Heather Young was nearly 30 and staring down $75,000 in …

10 Key Numbers to Know About 401(k)s

These figures will help point you toward a better retirement.<p>0 of 0<p>Your company 401(k) plan is probably the centerpiece of your retirement saving—you</i> …

Student Loan Interest Deduction | H&R Block

Virtual tax preparations let you complete your taxes online from the comfort of your home. Find out how easy remote tax preparations can be at H&R …

5 Reasons Japan is a Budget Traveler’s Dream Destination

Gone are the days when travel to Japan was exclusive to hedge fund managers and Nintendo geeks, and with it the assumption that it’s expensive, …

8 Back Exercises You've Never Even Seen

Brand New, Highly Effective Rowing Variations<p>Rows Don't Work If You Do Them Wrong<p>For upper back strength and size, nothing beats rowing exercises. …

I'm A Doctor Who Treats Anxiety. This Is How I Center Myself Every Morning

After watching this morning routine, our new goal is to wake up before the alarm goes off. That's how Dr. Ellen Vora knows she truly got enough sleep …