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6 Incredibly Cheap High-Yield Dividend Stocks

Image source: Getty Images.<p>Buying a stock with an impressive dividend yield doesn't have to cost you an arm and a leg. These six stocks, for example, offer investors big dividend checks without breaking the bank. Keep in mind though, that high dividend yields are often accompanied by high risk. …

20 Best Mutual Funds

Mutual funds offer investors the benefit of a diversified portfolio and professional management of that portfolio. But all investment funds involve …

3 Paths To Financial Independence For Millennials

You’ve heard the cliché: When it comes to saving for retirement, young people have time on their side. The earlier they start saving, the better. So what would happen if you started saving for retirement at age 22? In our recently released report on U.S. Employee Retirement Preparedness, we …

Why Buying Individual Stocks is a Bad Idea

Even if you’ve never made an overt decision to invest in the stock market, stocks form the foundation of your retirement investing. (At least if …

5 habits that helped turn ordinary people into self-made millionaires

Habits save the brain work and conserve brain fuel. There is very little processing power involved with respect to habits.<p>So what does that have to do with being rich? I studied 177 self-made millionaires and uncovered certain unique good habits that made it possible for them to automatically …

8 Experts Reveal The 8 Critical Stock Trading Tools They Rely On!

Successful investing and stock trading is a marathon, not a sprint. The tools you are equipped with are your shoes. In order to win the race, you …

3 Cheap Dividend Stocks You Can Buy Right Now

These three dividend stocks may be cheap now, but I'm not sure they'll remain cheap for much longer.<p>Dividend stocks are the cornerstone of many …

Confessions Of A Self-Made Real Estate Mogul: 'How My Net Worth Quadrupled In Just Five Years'

<i>This post originally appeared on LearnVest.</i><p><i>n our Money Mic series, we hand over the podium to people with controversial views about money. These are their views, not ours—and we recognize their strategies may not work for everyone—but we welcome your responses.</i><p><i>Today, one man explains how he built a</i> …

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Inspire Success With These 45 Motivational Quotes | Inc.com

Being successful in whatever you choose to do is always the ultimate goal. For some, being successful means owning and operating a multi-million dollar business while for others, success means having a happy, healthy family with no financial worries. Whatever your version of success may be, these …

Fast Track to the Corner Office

Achieve your career breakthrough—and the pay bump that comes with it—with the strategies of these trailblazers<p>Some guys just seem destined for heroic careers.<p>They can't sit silently through meetings; they're not content to simply follow orders. They're enterprising and outspoken. They wear their …

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7 Scientifically Proven Ways to Achieve Better Success in Life | Inc.com

Success is a subjective notion, if there ever was one. But for simplicity's sake, let's assume the higher you are on Maslow's hierarchy of needs, the better you're doing. In case you don't remember the levels from Psych 101, essentially, people can't be their best possible selves …

6 Bootstrapping Tips From an Entrepreneur Who Turned $3,000 Into Millions

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>While it’s often thought that you need a significant amount of capital to start a business, this isn’t always the case.<p>Yes, many successful companies were launched with a significant amount of funding, but it’s important to realize that …

Motivation Alone Is Insufficient: 8 Strategies To Stay A Bold New Course In 2015

“I don’t do resolutions,” my friend Sandy told me. “I never keep them so what’s the point?” It’s not an uncommon attitude. Nor is it an unreasonable one when you look at the stats: 80% of people break their resolutions by the end of January. While sometimes people make foolish resolutions, the real …

31 rules for the financial road ahead

Looking to improve your money management in 2015? Here are 31 rules for the financial road ahead. They’re excerpted from the “Jonathan Clements Money …

At Harvard, Wharton, Columbia, MBA startup fever takes hold

(Poets&Quants) — On their Kickstarter video, Columbia Business School MBA candidates Connor Wilson and Nolan Walsh stand in a room where a group of …