Brent Purvis

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It Takes Money to Make Money--Or is There Something Else You Should be Looking For?

Money doesn't matter when it comes to the success of your startup. What's more important is your ability to stay on your toes and be nimble.<p>If you've been in the startup world for over a month, you've probably heard the terms "iterate" and "pivot" tossed around liberally. Are they more than just …

7 Circuit Workouts for Any Fitness Goal

Whether you’re looking to turn a weakness into a strength, or you just want bigger pecs, we have a training circuit for you. Aaron Guy and Derek …

21 Days to Total-Body Fitness

Day 1: Strength<p>To move more weight and improve muscle definition, this dumbbell workout focuses on the body’s most fundamental motions: squatting, …

The Only 9 Circuit Workouts You Need

In a perfect world, there would be one workout that you could do all of the time and still see results and never get bored. In reality, your wants …

Science Says This 1 Daily Practice Can Literally Change Your Brain and Make You More Successful

Discover how mindfulness can change the way your brain works, making you more happy, efficient, and fulfilled in whatever you do.<p>Many people, especially those in the business world, see the word <i>mindfulness</i> or <i>meditation</i> and immediately freak out. It's hard to blame them. The terms have been thrust …

3 Rules For 7% Income And Market-Beating Returns In REITs

Buying real estate investment trusts isn’t like buying other stocks; despite their high yields and big long-term returns, REITs require a bit more attention and a bit faster action than more popular dividend-payers, like blue chips and dividend-growth stocks.<p>But it’s more than just speed and care. …

Why Millennials Are Interested In Real Estate Investing

Americans have stashed the majority of their investment dollars in the stock market over the years. But there may be a new trend on the horizon. In 2007, nearly two-thirds of Americans were investing in the stock market; last year, just over half did. A new generation of investors may be turning to …

Real Estate

7 strategies that will help you build more wealth, according to 2 self-made millionaires

In their new book "Wealth Can't Wait," entrepreneurs, real estate investors, and self-made millionaires David Osborn and Paul Morris outline how to build sustainable wealth by cultivating smart habits, or disciplines.<p>Osborn is the operating partner of Keller Williams Realty and managing partner at …

Real Estate

5 Killer Facebook Sales Funnels All Companies Can Learn From

Learn from these 5 brands how to use Facebook ads to build relationships that pay off.<p>In the world of social media, Facebook is the juggernaut. It is the king of all digital social interactions, and it shows no signs of slowing down. Today, Facebook has an average of 1.23 billion daily active users …

10 lessons from Tim Ferriss that took him a decade to learn

It inspired me to start a business that gives me the time, mobility, and income that I want — instead of being trapped in a 9 to 5.<p>It's the book I most highly recommend because of how it's changed my life and the lives of just about everyone who reads it.<p>I had the opportunity to attend an exclusive …

Self-improvement

Why You're Not a Millionaire

If you're not a millionaire yet, here are some of the issues that may be holding you back.<p>Having $1 million in the bank might sound impossible, but …

5 Top Dividend Stocks in Real Estate

REITs like these can give you an excellent combination of growth and income.<p>The real estate sector is an excellent place to look for stocks with …

Investing

10 Things to Look for in a Fixer Upper

Real estate site Zillow recently reported that the average fixer-uppers are listed at a mere eight percent less than market value, making the ideal …

Real Estate

Homeowner uses naked chicks to sell $100M mansion

Carl’s Jr. used sexy models to sell burgers for years.<p>But will barely dressed ladies help sell off some prime Los Angeles real estate?<p>Former movie …

Marketing The Opus Mansion In LA Like A Hollywood Movie

In the incredibly competitive world of Los Angeles real estate – where luxury home prices are edging into record territory – estate agents and marketing executives go to great lengths to promote a new listing.<p>But few have gone as far as Alexander Ali, a veteran entertainment industry executive who …

Today's Workout 45: The dumbbell-only circuit for serious muscle growth

<b>Duration</b> 30-45<p><b>Exercises</b> 5<p><b>Equipment</b> Yes<p>Two dumbbells. Five exercises. Serious muscle growth.<p>Incorporate this straightforward mass-building circuit …

House Republicans Move to Gut Bank Regulations

WASHINGTON — Republicans took a big step toward repealing the Affordable Care Act on Thursday, and they took a small step toward dismantling another of President Barack Obama’s signature pieces of legislation, the Dodd-Frank Act.<p>With only the support of Republicans, the House Financial Services …

10 things you can learn about money in 10 minutes that will change your life

Below, Business Insider has rounded up 10 quick money lessons that will teach you how to master your money — from how to automate your savings to investing in the stock market when you're not an "investor."<p>Of course, this isn't all there is to know about personal finance, but setting aside a few …

Personal Finance

How Can I Earn Tax-Free Income? Here Are 9 Ways.

The answer to the "How can I earn tax-free income?" question may surprise you -- because there are actually lots of ways to collect dollars without …

Retirement

Dividend Newbies: 8 Tips For Better Investing

A little over a year ago, I wrote an article titled "Dividend Newbies: 5 Tips for Avoiding Common Mistakes." It turned out to be a very popular …

Beginner's Guide to Inverse and Leveraged Commodity ETFs

There are plenty of commodity ETFs on the market today. That includes broad commodity funds as well as ETFs that track specific commodity assets like …

3 Top Infrastructure Stocks to Buy in 2017

Buy these infrastructure stocks before President Donald Trump unveils his $1 trillion infrastructure spending plan.<p>Infrastructure stocks may not hit …

Tip: 7 Challenging New Ways to Build Your Chest

How to build your pecs with no bars, no dumbbells, and no machines.<p>Barbells and dumbbells are awesome for chest work, but so are suspension devices …

LeBron James's Playoff Workouts Are Just as Crazy as You'd Expect

LeBron James, playoff edition, has been activated.<p>After allowing the Indianapolis Pacers to race out to a 74-49 halftime lead during Game 3, James …

Today's Workout 35: The total-body circuit to develop muscle mass

<b>Duration</b> 30-45<p><b>Exercises</b> 3<p><b>Equipment</b> Yes<p>Whether you've given up on your New Year's resolution to bulk up or you've simply gotten lazy, now's the time …

This Stock Has a 3.4% Dividend and Lots of Room to Grow

This company builds, owns, and operates apartment properties in high-growth markets, and could have some solid growth ahead of it.<p>The real estate …

Investing

What Forces Have Been Driving the Current U.S. Housing Bubble?

The buildup in high-end housing and supply constraint in the low-end sector are two sides of the same coin.<p><i>Is America in a housing bubble in 2017? originally appeared on Quora - the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.</i><p><b>Answer by</b> …

Housing

Learning These 7 Tough Skills Will Immediately Improve Your Entire Life

<b>These essential skills are never</b> <b>taught</b> <b>in school, but they will</b> <b>pay dividends</b> <b>for</b> <b>your entire life.</b><p><i>“Anyone who stops learning is old whether at 20 or</i> <i>80.Anyone</i> <i>who</i> <i>keeps</i> <i>learning stays strong.” — Henry Ford</i><p>We often focus only on learning skills that are directly pertinent to our jobs during the busy …

Networking

What Stocks are on the Marijuana Index? | Investopedia

U.S. Marijuana Index, compiled by Marijuana International Corporation, has delivered 28% returns over the past one year, as of April 19, 2018. This …

The 10 Best Stocks to Buy for the Next Decade

Almost a year ago to the day, <i>InvestorPlace’s</i> Dan Burrows highlighted the 10 best-performing S&P 500 stocks of the past decade. The most important …