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40 With No Savings? How to Retire a Millionaire

Here’s something you may not have thought about when you celebrated your 40th birthday: You’re almost as close to traditional retirement age as you …

Take a tour of New York's most expensive penthouse suite

For the ultimate stay in luxury, head to the Ty Warner Penthouse suite at the top of New York City's Four Seasons hotel.<p>At $50,000 a night, it's currently the most expensive hotel suite in New York and was even named the most expensive hotel suite in North America last year.<p>The Four Seasons New …

7 Habits That Successful Leaders Never Give Up

We all have different angles to what leadership mean. Some will tell you that leaders are born and not made; others will tell you that leaders are …

50 incredible bars you should drink at in your lifetime

From the world's oldest bar to one housed inside of a massive tree in South Africa, we've found 50 unforgettable bars worth traveling the globe for.<p>Here's your boozy bucket list.

11 choices rich people make that the rest of us don't

It's a concept that has been in print for nearly a century — thanks to a journalist's research of more than 500 self-made millionaires in the early 20th century— and continues to gain relevance today.<p>In T. Harv Eker's bestselling book, "Secrets of the Millionaire Mind," the self-made millionaire …

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 …

Six lesser-known wonders of the ancient world

While many historical landmarks attract millions of travellers every year, these ancient sites lie off the typical tourist trail.<p>When it comes to ancient wonders, there’s more to explore than Petra, Angkor Wat and the Coliseum. So to uncover a few structures that aren’t typically on the tourist …

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Barack Obama visits Alaskan glacier – in pictures

The US president is on a historic three-day trip to Alaska aimed at showing solidarity with a state often overlooked by Washington, while using its glorious but changing landscape as an urgent call to action on climate change

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'Real Housewives’ star admits to having Ashley Madison account; Snooki's husband reportedly on site too

The fallout continues in the wake of the Ashley Madison hack.<p>More reality stars are now under fire for reportedly having an account with the site, whose stated purpose is helping married people find partners to have affairs with.<p>Jionni LaValle, husband of Jersey Shore star Nicole "Snooki" Polizzi, …

Kim Kardashian Surpasses Beyoncé for Title of Most Popular Person on Instagram

To have the most followers on Instagram is to be, in a sense, the most popular kid at school. Sure, there are a whole bunch of other metrics by which to judge fame and success—net worth, number of awards accumulated, magazine covers—but there is something pretty elemental and straight-forward about …

Plaintiff says Avid Life Media, owner of adultery website, could have taken ‘necessary and reasonable precautions’ to keep customers’ data safe<p>Related: Toronto police report two suicides associated with Ashley Madison hack<p>The infidelity website Ashley Madison and its parent company are being sued …

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Ashley Madison Faces Multiple Suits Seeking More Than a Half-Billion Dollars

At least five lawsuits seeking class-action status have been filed over the hack of cheat-on-your-spouse website Ashley Madison, seeking more than a half-billion dollars, according to North American court records.<p>Four federal suits had been filed in the United States as of Monday, all of them …

The core factor of success is focus, and here’s how to get it

Peak performance experts say things like, “You should focus. You need to eliminate the distractions. Commit to one thing and become great at that thing.”<p>This is good advice. The more I study successful people from all walks of life—artists, athletes, entrepreneurs, scientists—the more I believe …

The Surprising Way to Truly Unconditional Wealth and Happiness | Inc.com

Want less to live more.<p>It's an age-old adage we've heard time and again. Happiness, as we know very well, is toxic if it is dependent on material, goal-oriented goods. To embody the philosophy, however, is much easier said than done, but realizing why could change your life.<p>Let's start by figuring …

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How Friendship Fights Depression

A new study shows that a healthy mood can spread through friend groups.<p>“As everyone knows, depressed people are some of the most boring people in the world,” Mindy Kaling writes in her book <i>Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me?</i> “I know this because when I was depressed, people fled. Except my best …

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