Zach Potojecki

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5 Fintech Startups To Watch In 2017

After a glum 2016, look for startups tackling massive opportunities like insurance and real estate to reenergize the fintech sector.<p>For fintech, 2016 was a year of reckoning. Scandals and layoffs killed industry buzz, and deal activity took a mid-year nosedive. Regulatory uncertainty in the U.S. …

Personal Finance Basics: 7 Essential Habits for Saving and Investing

The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Investors<p>These are the basics of running your financial life.<p>By Suzanne Woolley | June 20, 2016 | Updated on May 3, …

What Are the Characteristics of Successful Investors? | Investopedia

Successful Investors Have Reasonable Expectations<p>The most successful investors have reasonable expectations. Here are some examples:<p>Your investment …

Investing

3 Roth IRA Facts Every Retiree Should Know

The Roth IRA offers a huge tax break to retirement savers. Even though many people prefer the tax deductions that only traditional IRAs offer, Roth IRAs have the trade-off benefit of letting you take tax-free withdrawals once you retire. However, there are some things about Roth IRAs that many …

The Ultimate Winter Bucket List For BFFs

It's the most wonderful time of the year! Share the festive fun with your best friend and complete this bucket list before the chilly season is over. Whether you love to stay cozy indoors or feel the crisp air outside, we've got ideas for all kinds of besties. Check it out!<p>Take a cooking …

These 7 Free Podcasts Will Save You $100,000 On a Wharton MBA

Want to learn about digital marketing? Monetizing your content? Scaling your startup? There's a podcast for that.<p>I had a great experience studying for my MBA at Wharton. I learned about subjects I had never studied at college or picked up in my first job as an account manager at an advertising …

Stephen King Used These 8 Writing Strategies to Sell 350 Million Books

The best-selling novelist shares his secrets to selling so many books.<p>Stephen King is one of the most prolific and commercially successful authors of the past half century, with more than 70 books of horror, science fiction, and fantasy to his name. Estimates put the total sales of his books at …

Hemingway on Writing, Knowledge, and the Dangers of Ego

<i>“Writing, at its best, is a lonely life,”</i> <b>Hemingway</b> proclaimed in his short and memorable 1954 Nobel acceptance speech. In <b>Death in the Afternoon</b> (<i>public library</i>) — Hemingway’s exquisite 1932 meditation on the tradition of bullfighting, “the emotional and spiritual intensity and pure classic beauty” …

My path for my kid — the first 10 years

A year from now my daughter graduates from college. Here’s the early life path I suggest to her:<p>Avoid debt. Nothing is worth paying interest to …

Six (Additional) Marijuana Stocks With More Than 5,000 Seeking Alpha Followers

Disclosure: The only marijuana stock that I continue to hold, long term, is Cannabix Technologies (OTCPK:BLOZF). I do not expect to day-trade or …

9 things to do in your 20s to become a millionaire by 30

And it's never too early to start.<p>To help you reach the seven-figure mark by 30, we rounded up nine pieces of advice from people who became millionaires at a young age, as well as those who have studied hundreds of self-made millionaires.<p>We can't <i>guarantee</i> millionaire status, but doing these things …

Self-improvement

How one 26-year-old banked nearly $150,000 in savings as part of a plan to retire by age 37

But the story is different for the Money Wizard, a 26-year-old financial analyst and blogger with a six-figure net worth who started saving before he could even get behind the wheel of a car.<p>"I remember my eighth-grade math teacher posed the magical doubling penny question to us, which opened my …

Retirement

Cigar 101: How To Smoke a Cigar

<i>The complete HSS guide on how to smoke a cigar properly</i><p>When it comes to smoking a cigar, there’s a lot that needs to happen before you actually get …

Whisky Review: Coppersea New York Corn Whisky

Coppersea, like Islay’s Kilchoman and New York state’s Hillrock, takes craft distillation to a whole new level. Vertically integrated estate whiskey …

7 Essential Rules for Drinking Like a Grown-Up

The League of Extraordinary Drinkers sounds like our kind of outfit. It was founded by three cocktail connoisseurs from different generations, …

11 Mistakes Standing Between You and Your First Million

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>I've been a millionaire three separate times in my life. The first time I saw $1,000,000 in my bank account, I almost fainted. Even though I knew it was hitting my account, it still caught me off guard.<p>Becoming a millionaire isn’t as …

Self-improvement

35 Eggs-cellent Egg Breakfast Ideas

More by Jenny<p>Eggs are a common ingredient in many awesome breakfast recipes. There are so many things you can do with them – bake them, boil them, …

#Recipe : Hash Brown Egg Nests with Avocado

Recipes<p><b>INGREDIENTS</b><p>15 oz. frozen shredded hash browns, thawed<br>1 cup Cheddar cheese, shredded<br>1 tablespoon olive oil<br>8 medium eggs<br>Salt and pepper to …