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Why Legalizing Medical Marijuana Will Make Investors Extremely Wealthy

I never thought I’d see more people invest in marijuana than smoke it.<p>But those investments are exactly what’s about to happen given a recent survey from some of the most influential and social analysts in the BioPharma space. In fact, according to Investing.com and our research, two-thirds (2/3) …

Warren Buffett's 6 best investments of all time

These days, the thing to say if you want to sound smart about Warren Buffett is that the Oracle of Omaha’s crystal ball has cracked. In mid-October, …

The Best Way to Come Out to Coworkers and Bosses

Inspired by Apple CEO Tim Cook's announcement that he's gay? These strategies can help you open up with your colleagues.<p>On Thursday, Apple CEO Tim …

LGBTQI

5 Powerful Ways to Boost Your Confidence

Confidence gives you the power to conquer the world. Here's how you can learn to be confident in all you do.<p>Self-confident people are admired by others and inspire confidence in others. They face their fears head-on and tend to be risk takers. They know that no matter what obstacles come their way, …

Body Language

Forget the Stock Market: Invest in Burial Plots

Death — like taxes, it’s one of the only things in life that can’t be avoided. It’s also one of those fatally interminable moments we seem to spend …

This Mesmerizing Map Of The Internet Lets You Explore The Web's Tiny Connections

Web traffic companies like Alexa do a good job of showing the relative ranking of websites, but what about the connections between websites? What do those look like?<p>The Internet Map is an online project that seeks to visualize metrics like web traffic and linking between sites, and the result is a …

Does Episode 502 Provide 'The Walking Dead's' Most Shocking Moment Ever?

Has there ever been a more shocking moment on <i>The Walking Dead</i>? (Serious spoiler Alert: The Walking Dead up to episode 502)<p>Yes, I know that this is a show in which a 10-year-old kid shoots his mother to keep her from turning into a walker. And one in which Rick bit open the neck of a would-be …

Hits Keep Coming For Warren Buffett As IBM And Coke Stumble After Tesco Turmoil

The sage plant can weather relatively inhospitable conditions. But so volatile has been the stock market climate of late that even the Sage of Omaha has wilted under the strain.<p>Warren Buffett, arguably the world’s most-respected stock picker, took a big hit on his investment in Coca-Cola on …

How Warren Buffett Lost $1 Billion Before Lunch

Warren Buffett does not like to lose money in general, so losing $1 billion before lunch on a Monday morning can't be going down well. The plunge in IBM shares Monday after its weak earnings results cost the Oracle of Omaha dearly. The stock fell $15.05 at the open, and Buffett held about 70.2 …

Expected 10-Year Returns Of Major World Markets

Research Affiliates, the research firm led by “smart beta” pioneer Rob Arnott, recently created a great <b>research tool</b> that enables you to choose any eight world markets and compare their valuations. Research Affiliates then takes it a step further by forecasting the expected return over the next 10 …

Apple's 'absolutely blow-out quarter' by the numbers

Apple’s fourth quarter revenue and earnings clobbered expectations on strong sales of the iPhone and Mac, up 16% and 20% year over year respectively. …

5 Signs You Might Be a Workaholic

<i>This article is part of a series on work-life balance. Check out the companion piece here: The 20 Best Work-Life Balance Jobs and</i> <b>6 Tips for Better Work-Life Balance.</b><p>Work ethic is an American value that runs deep, so deep that Americans put in more hours than workers in other wealthy countries and …

15 Late Bloomers Who Found Massive Success (Infographic)

History shows that it's never too late to discover what you're meant to do.<p>There are plenty of reasons entrepreneurs find their true calling after they're well into their careers. Some simply spend a lot of time focused on a non-dream job. For example, Martha Stewart once made her living as a …

Career Development

Bruce Jenner reportedly dating Kris' former friend

Bruce Jenner has moved on. A source reveals to People magazine that the Olympic athlete turned reality star has begun dating – and the lucky gal in question, Ronda Kamihira is his estranged wife Kris’ longtime friend and former assistant.<p>“Kris is devastated,” says the source. “This was her former …

5 Underperforming S&P Stocks to Buy Now

Despite the current pullback, Standard & Poor’s 500-stock index has returned a solid 12% over the past year. Not every stock in the index has gained, …

Investing

10 Worst Cities for Singles

Sorry, singles, but these cities just aren't that into you. The places that are ranked poor for the unmarried may be quite lovely for couples, …

Divorce

3 Absolutes That Successful People Live By

There are a number of potential success strategies you can follow. Only a few, however, are universally effective.<p>How to be successful is, potentially, one of the most written-about topics. We hunger to figure out what creates success and we dream of what it looks like if we achieve it. Once upon a …

Self-improvement

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The 6 Virtues of Solitude

Take it from introverts: Sometimes you need some quality alone time to reenergize. Here are some excellent ways to get it.<p>You can spot a people person right off the bat. They move quickly around from desk to desk or person to person, and are generally the first to engage. There are many reasons to …

Creativity

State-by-State Guide to Taxes on Retirees

<b>Click on any state in the map below</b> for a detailed summary of taxes on retirement income, property and purchases, as well as special tax breaks for …

Retirement

Samsung's New Chromebook Is Dirt Cheap But Doesn't Feel Like It

Chromebooks run on Chrome, Google's desktop operating system. It's also Google's web browser. The Chrome operating system is all web-based, which means it has some drawbacks compared to the Mac and Windows operating systems. (We'll get into that in a bit.)<p>Chromebooks are much cheaper, lighter, and …

Here's A Heartbreaking Look At Child Sex Slavery In America

The two survivors, who are now 17 and 20, claim their pimps were facilitated by the services of Backpage, a nationwide classified ads website with a notorious "escorts" section that allegedly facilitates prostitution.<p>One victim, referred to only as Jane 1, was exclusively trafficked on Backpage and …

21 Ways to Achieve Wealth and Success

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In his book, <i>Rich Habits -- The Daily Success Habits of Wealthy Individuals</i>, Tom Corley outlines several habits that distinguish the wealthy from the nonwealthy.<p>It got me to think, How many people operate on autopilot and don’t stop to …

Walmart Is Planning To Abandon The Minimum Wage

The latest sign that the tide is turning in favor of better pay for low-wage workers: Walmart's CEO on Wednesday announced the company's intention eventually to abandon the minimum wage.<p>Walmart chief executive Douglas McMillon told reporters after an investor conference that the company plans to …

Start Now: A Step By Step, Tough Love Guide To Saving For Retirement In Your 20s

As Stuart Ritter instructed new T. Rowe Price hires on the retirement savings options available to them, a woman in the back of the room at a recent orientation started pounding on the table in front of her. The 53 year-old told her mostly 20-something colleagues that after she graduated from …

7 Great Stocks for the Next 15 Years

When you purchase a stock, you should think of yourself as a partner in the business forever—or until you need the cash. But forever, or even 30 …