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7 Low-Carb Breakfast Ideas That Make Grain-Free Mornings Doable

For those following a keto, Paleo, or gluten-free lifestyle, cutting back on carbs in favor of more protein, veggies, and fats is nothing new. But …

Breakfast

10 Stunning Private Islands You Can Rent From $307 a Night, Ranked By Price

Check these out if you're in search of a beautiful, secluded getaway.<p>If you’ve always fancied taking over a secluded private island for a night, …

South Carolina

Elon Musk’s Hyperloop project takes major step in Maryland

The dream of travelling from New York City to Washington D.C. in under 30 minutes is one step closer to realization as Elon Musk and The Boring Company received approval from Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan to move forward. NBC’s Tom Costello reports.

New York City

Need A Happiness Boost? Spend Your Money To Buy Time, Not More Stuff

Money can't buy happiness, right? Well, some researchers beg to differ. They say it depends on how you spend it.<p>A recent study published in the <i>Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences</i> suggests that when people spend money on time-saving services such as a house cleaner, lawn care or grocery …

Personal Finance
Law Enforcement

9 Dividend Stocks to Buy for 6%-Plus Yields

Dividend plays with seriously high yields aren’t particularly easy to come by these days, at least not without stretching and probably taking more …

Investing

What to Do If You Haven't Saved Enough for Retirement

When you approach retirement age, you may suddenly realize that your savings fall short of the funds you need. In that case, you'll need to fix the …

Retirement

How to make and keep friends as an adult

The first time Alex Paterson lived in Washington, as a 19-year-old summer intern from Montana, he had no friends.<p>He was working 8 a.m. to 11 p.m. — spending his days in an unpaid internship and chasing that with a job as a server at Logan Tavern in the evenings — leaving little time to cultivate …

Relationships

10 signs you'll never be rich

Contrary to popular belief, "everyone has the same opportunity to acquire wealth," says Steve Siebold, a self-made millionaire.<p>But not everyone seizes the opportunity.<p>To find out if you're doing all that it takes to set yourself up for a rich future, we've rounded up 10 signs that you're <i>not</i> on the …

Self-improvement

The Unexpected Shoes That'll Elevate Any Dressed-Up Look

There's more to life than brown and black oxfords.<p>There are times when "dressy" means conservative—when you absolutely need to stick with a navy or gray suit and black or brown oxfords. But there are other times when dressy can be open for a bit more interpretation. Sure, a suit may be required, …

Men's Fashion

How to prepare for employment in the age of artificial intelligence

Contrary to popular belief, most AI systems currently act as a complement to humans instead of replacing them. According to expert estimates, we are still years away from general artificial intelligence and full automation. But eventually, there will come a day where robots will perform most tasks …

How Smart People Handle Difficult People

Toxic people defy logic. Some are blissfully unaware of the negativity they spread, while others seem to derive satisfaction from creating chaos.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Difficult people defy logic. Some are blissfully unaware of the negative impact that they …

Self-help

15 Ways to Drown Out the Destructive Voices in Your Head

Here are strategies to silence your overly critical internal monologue and help you reach your goals.<p>To reach your goals, you have to take risks, develop constructive routines and make time to listen, learn and reflect. The prospect of making any of the above adjustments to your life is empowering …

Self-help

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Uneven drywall seams, popping nails, cracks or other defects can all surface after a wall is finished and painted. You can easily fix them, but you're probably going to have to re-prime the wall -- and you'll definitely have to paint it again. You use drywall joint compound for almost all drywall …

Home Improvement

Mark Cuban, David Bach, and other successful people share their best money advice for 2017

GOBankingRates asked 17 of the most well-known names in personal finance and entrepreneurship to share their No. 1 money tip for the year.<p>They offered their advice as part of our Best Money Expert 2017 competition in partnership with ImportantScore.com.<p>1. Eliminate credit card debt<p>Self-made …

Personal Finance

The 5 coats every man should have in his closet

Last week at the Liberty Fairs show in NYC we had the chance to look-over some of the menswear collections coming up for Fall/Winter 2015. There was some great knitwear and sportswear on display, but it was the outerwear that really stood out.<p>Here are our five favorite coats from the show, in the …

Clothing

The 9 types of men's collars and when to wear them

Here are the most common styles in menswear, along with a little guidance.<p>Distinctive quality: the narrow space between the two collar points, which are often not covered by the jacket lapels.<p>Recommended for: traditionalists, minimalists, bowtie wearers, formal shirts, guys with round faces, narrow …

Men's Fashion

Half of UK workers 'have their heads in the sand over pensions'

Fifty-one per cent of people yet to retire haven't started saving anything into a pension pot, while just under half have no idea how much money …

Retirement

3 Smart Financial Strategies for the End of the Year | Investopedia

Building wealth is a significant step in the process of building your dream financial house. Typically if you are working with a wealth advisor, you …

Stop Waiting for Your Billion-Dollar Idea and Do This Instead

Conventional wisdom says that if entrepreneurs want to be successful they should strive to create breakthrough tech products in new and huge …

Startups

Selected 33 Best Android Hacking Apps And Tools Of 2018

<b>Best Android hacking apps</b> — one of the most searched queries in Google.<p>Nowadays every geek wants to turn their <b>Android smartphone</b> into a hacking …

Dressing for Success: An Entrepreneur's Guide

Fashion expert Clinton Kelly once said, "How you dress tells the rest of the world how you expect to be treated."<p>Fashion expert Clinton Kelly once said, "How you dress tells the rest of the world how you expect to be treated." And while sweats, hoodies, and sneakers certainly have their place in …

Clothing

Why Didn't I Learn This in School: 401, K?

So, you've landed a new job and your employer's offering you a 401(k).<p>No, this isn't some long-distance running event -- It's a retirement savings account.<p>It <i>is</i> a financial marathon of sorts, and if you start one up now, it's also the best way to ensure that you won't need to work all day, every …

Retirement

The internet apocalypse map hides the major vulnerability that created it

Where’s the infrastructure?<p>During Friday’s massive distributed denial of service (DDoS) attack on DNS service provider Dyn, one might be forgiven for mistaking the maps of network outages for images of some post-apocalyptic nuclear fallout. Screenshots from sites like downdetector.com showed …

New Jersey

REITs for Retirement: 1 Stock, 1 ETF, 1 Mutual Fund

For investors about to enter, or already in retirement, real estate investment trusts (REITs) have to be on your list. Created by Congress in 1960 to …

Investing

How New York’s Businesses Are Preparing For The Next Sandy-Sized Storm

Natural disasters are deeply damaging to small businesses. Now a program in New York is trying to build resiliency into this community before the next 100-year storm.<p>When Mike Dimarino purchased a building near Brooklyn’s Red Hook waterfront to open a small manufacturing business more than a decade …

Small Business

Avoid these six tax-free pension traps

At retirement one of the quickest decisions most people make is to use their pension’s tax-free cash allowance, but thousands of people are making mistakes when doing so.<p>Under tax rules a quarter of your pension pot can be cashed in without handing a penny to HMRC. Unfortunately, pension companies …

Is This Stock Canada’s Best Office REIT?

Allied Properties Real Estate Investment (TSX:AP.UN) is a strong commercial REIT and I believe investors should definitely buy it. Read More »<p>Buying …

Investing

Here are 5 smart money moves for millennials who want to grow real wealth

You know you should save more, especially for retirement — but that's easier said than done if you're living paycheck to paycheck. You might even …