Miranda Easley

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How to Start a Business On (Almost) No Money

<i>This piece originally appeared on Entrepreneur.</i><p>You’re excited to start a business. Maybe you have an idea, or you’re just fascinated with the idea of …

Now Anyone With $2,000 Can Invest in a Startup

You don't have to be a venture capitalist -- or even an accredited investor -- any more.<p>If you’ve ever wished you could invest in cool startups like …

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The 30 Most WTF Moments From 5 Years Of Game Of Thrones

<i>Game of Thrones</i> has a history of eliciting rather strong reactions from viewers. From its premiere in 2011 to last year's season five finale, this …

How to Handle Your Stress So You Can Be Successful | Inc.com

Today most of us are expected to do more with less. We lead lives that are more demanding on every front--work, family, social, health--with little time left over to unwind. Stress affects our mental health, our well-being and our performance at work.<p>But there are ways you can help yourself. Here …

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11 daily habits keeping you from getting rich, according to a man who spent 5 years studying millionaires

Author Thomas C. Corley spent five years studying the lives of both rich people (defined as having an annual income of $160,000 or more and a liquid net worth of $3.2 million or more) and poor people (defined as having an annual income of $35,000 or less and a liquid net worth of $5,000 or less).<p>He …

13 things you should accomplish with your money before turning 30

When it comes to managing money, time is on your side in your 20s.<p>A head start on saving and investing could mean huge financial gains in the future.<p>To help you optimize this decade, we've come up with 13 milestones to aim to achieve before hitting 30:

I've been investing in real estate for 25 years, and I think buying a house is for suckers

People think the only way to save money is to buy a house. Suzy Orman thinks you have no way to earn any real money for yourself, so she advises you to buy a house as the only way to get your money. You will get your home paid off when you are old. Who wants to wait until they are old to have money?<p>…

Here's an Easy Two-Minute Trick to Calm Your Racing Mind

<b>Obsess much? Here's a way to stop the cycle (and basically tell your brain to STFU).</b><p><i>By Amanda Schupak</i>, SELF<p>Photo: Kyle Ericksen/WWD<p>Replays of awkward interactions, missed opportunities and embarrassing regrets distract us during the day and keep us up at night. Think about how many times you've …

You Don't Need More Time, You Just Need to Spend It Doing What Matters

There’s a common misconception that everything in life comes down to time. Every day I find myself slipping into these same statements: <i>If only I had</i> …

This Is the Alternative to Entrepreneurship

<i>This piece originally appeared on Millennial.</i><p>Millennials are oftentimes referred to as the <i>entrepreneurial generation</i> given their openness to the …

25 Sex Fantasies Women Have that are Totally Normal (and Hot)

In our post-<i>Fifty Shades</i> era, we’re increasingly encouraged to discuss our sexual fantasies out in the open—or at least own up to them in our private lives. Taboos are eroding, sexual norms are shifting, and we’re likelier than ever to let our freak flags fly.<p>Here, as per two studies on sexual …

How to Get Out of a Sex Rut in a Relationship

1. Surprise him with a different wig every night of the week. Try out different accents. Meet up at a bar, pretend you don't know each other, and try to get the other person to go home with you. Using your imagination in this way will force you to think outside the box. Plus, you'll feel a little …

Spontaneous sex is a myth — here's how a 'sex schedule' could save your relationship

Dr. Bat Sheva Marcus, the sexual dysfunction specialist and clinical director of The Medical Center For Female Sexuality, explains that a "sex schedule" is good for your relationship, and most happy couples have one (perhaps without realizing it).<p><i>Produced by Sam Rega and Joe Avella. Camera by Jason</i> …

Increase Intimacy in Relationship, Get Closer to Boyfriend, Husband

When you think of getting up close and personal with your partner, you likely envision being body-to-body between the sheets. But if you haven't hit the sexual phase of your relationship yet, or just need another option to increase the intimacy, there are plenty of other ways to get there.<p>"Sex is …

See All the Ways Not Having Enough Sex Can Affect a Relationship

Saying you’re not having enough sex sounds needy. (Aren’t there bigger issues in this world than whether you’re getting hot and heavy on the reg?) To …

I Abstained From Sex With My Wife for 2 Weeks, and Here's What It Did to Our Relationship

It was terrible by night two.<p>In July, NFL quarterback Russell Wilson said in an interview that he had not had sex with girlfriend Ciara in the three months they'd been dating. "If you can love somebody without [sex]," Wilson said, "then you can really love somebody." The interview sparked a new …

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7 Reasons Abstaining from Sex is Good for Your Relationship

I once decided to abstain from sex. My decision came after years of dating and a multitude of bad breakups. At 28, I had grown tired of the dating scene. If one more <i>hombre</i> picked me up at a bar just so he could get me into bed, I was going to scream! So I closed my legs to all men, and promised …

How Sex Isn't The Only Form of Infidelity in Relationships These Days

It's 5:30 am, and your alarm goes off. You open your eyes, and your mind starts racing. Meetings, conference calls and project deadlines all loom.<p>Why is there always so much to do and never enough time to get it done?<p>You grab your phone and scroll through your notifications as you walk into the …

Polyamory: 3 Fascinating & True Stories

Illustrated By Ly Ngo.<p>My ex-husband and I had a relatively amicable divorce, and when he had started dating his new girlfriend (now wife), a mutual …

Long-Term Relationship Sex

Not In The Mood? Read This...

Anyone who's ever been in a long-term relationship knows that it definitely has its pros and cons. One big pro, of course: having a built-in sex …

10 Advanced Sex Positions

Sex is like ice cream; we all have our favorite flavor. Once we’ve found the one that that satisfies us every time, we stick with it. Hey, why fix anything if it’s not broken? But let’s face it, cookies ‘n' cream night after night will have even the most dedicated customer craving a new spoonful to …

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6 Little-Known Characteristics of Successful Entrepreneurs

<i>This piece was originally published on Entrepreneur.</i><p>The world of entrepreneurship is surprising. Once you enter it, you either love it or hate it. …

This Is the 1 Thing Ruining Your Relationship

Those of us who spend our lives helping people with their relationships talk a lot about behaviors. We encourage couples to say this instead of that …

Fights You’re Having That Are Completely Normal

No one's denying that non-stop fighting is bad news. But if you're bickering over these 10 topics, it's hardly time to file for divorce. In fact, our experts say, it's simply time to join the club.<p><b>1. The "what should we do tonight" fight.</b><p>Says Michael Boman, LCSW and marriage expert, "Most couples …

22-Year-Old Launching Harlem’s First VC Fund

John Henry, the 22-year-old founder of accelerator program Cofound Harlem, has announced Cofound Ventures, Harlem’s first venture capital fund. Cofound Ventures, which will officially launch next year, is looking to raise a total of $8 million, with $3 million going toward running the nine-month …

The 7 Biggest Mistakes People Make With Their Money

The biggest of all? Doing nothing.<p>Financial gurus Warren Buffett, Suze Orman, Tony Robbins and Dave Ramsey boast net worth figures in the millions — …

Cards Against Humanity earned $71,145 on Friday selling absolutely nothing

Cards Against Humanity sold people absolutely nothing for $5 apiece on Black Friday ... and raked in $71,145.<p>On Friday, the makers of the lewd card …