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The One Place To Find 6.5% Dividends And 82% Upside Now

Things are tough for contrarian investors these days.<p>Back in August, for example, I recommended buying financial stocks. It was an easy call to make.<p>At the time, the <b>Financial Select Sector SPDR Fund (XLF)</b> was down 4% from a year earlier, and the worst performers had fallen much further. I …

How I Built A Million-Dollar Business In 12 Months

The step-by-step process that one successful entrepreneur used to build a seven-figure business in just one year.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><b>This is a guest post from</b> <b>The Oracles</b> <b>member James Swanwick. He is an</b> <b>author</b><b>, entrepreneur, co-founder of</b> <b>Swanwick Sleep</b><b>, and CEO</b> …

Entrepreneurship

How to invest in the resource boom that Tesla Gigafactory and electric vehicles are creating

For those of us who believe that the entire automotive industry is rapidly transitioning from being powered by fossil fuels to electricity, it becomes important to transfer any asset from one to the other not only from an environmental standpoint, but also from a financial standpoint.<p>We have …

The Brilliant Blunders and Investments that Made Warren Buffet a Billionaire

<i>What"s the shrewdest, smartest maneuver you've ever seen in business? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Amaury Fernandez, Investor, on Quora:</b><p>One of the smartest maneuvers I've seen in …

Investing

Top 15 Green Home Improvements, Plus Costs - DIY Home Energy Efficiency

All major home remodeling efforts demand careful consideration and planning. When tackling an energy efficient home upgrade, that task can truly …

Home Improvement

Here's How to Turn Any Old Garage Into the Car Space of Your Dreams

Expert detailer Larry Kosilla takes us through the two-month long process of turning his two-car garage into a haven for his obsession.<p>All of us hope to create our own dream garage. Such a place is a sanctuary for gearheads to store and work on their cars, and make memories with friends and family. …

Getting Rich in Entrepreneurship Begins With Just Wanting to Help People

Entrepreneurs who focus on helping people never worry about not having customers.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You want a nice car. You want a nice house, and lots of money so you can do everything you want -- I get it. But those things aren’t going to make you …

Motivation

Here are the top houseplants for purifying the air in your home, according to NASA

<b>It might not come as massive surprise to discover that the air quality in your home (or, more likely, office) is probably quite low.</b><p>There are all …

5 Skills Needed For Real Estate investing

One of the most common questions asked regarding real estate investing is, “how do I get started?” or “what do I need to know?” Real estate investing …

The Inflation Interest Rate Paradox: Why You Must Continuously Invest

Don’t fight inflation. It will beat you with a stick. Ride inflation, so you can beat its ass instead.I’m afraid there are a lot of anti-real estate …

Real Estate

Jim Rogers Fund Made 4,200% While The S&P 500 Only Returned 47%

<b>Jim Rogers Fund Made 4,200% While The S&P 500 Only Returned 47% by Lars Haugen</b><p>I recently re-read the book “Street Smarts” by Jim Rogers. It’s an …

7 Epic Podcasts Every Entrepreneur Should Listen To

As an entrepreneur, you should be constantly putting in the research to track the activity of your competitors, understand your audience, and keep …

Entrepreneurship

The common trait of the best strategists, RBC's small-cap picks, and what the investing legends are buying

<i>This is an online version of the Globe Investor newsletter. Click here to sign up or visit The Globe's newsletter page and scroll down to the Globe Investor Newsletter.</i><p>Morgan Housel from Motley Fool owns the finance quote of the year so far and I doubt it will be topped. Mr. Housel's Things I'm …

7 Financial Mistakes People Make According To A Guy Who Manages Millions

Investing is a complex and challenging issue. There are lots of experts who claim to know the best-guaranteed investment strategy and the best way to structure investments for secure and optimal growth. But unfortunately for the average investor, it is rarely so black and white and even veterans of …

Cramer: The magic of compounding—how to double your money in 7 years

The truth about money in the U.S. is that unless you are born with a silver spoon in your mouth, there aren't many ways to become really wealthy. …

The Only 15 Things You Need to Build a Working Wardrobe

If you just got out of college or you're switching careers, start out with these essentials and you'll always be ready for the office.<p>1. Start with 5 Shirts...<p>The shirt should have a supporting role in one's outfit. It's a backdrop–utility is paramount. Keep the color simple and it will go with …

Your Resume Is Never Enough to Get the Job You Really Want

If you haven't started a business yet and there's a job you really want, relying on a resume is little better than wishing and hoping.<p>Maybe you haven't started a business yet. Maybe you're a serial entrepreneur in between startups. Or maybe you're trying to gain additional skills while you launch …

Opinion: The Donald Trump stock portfolio — all winners, no losers

As Donald Trump rolled toward victory in seven of the 11 Super Tuesday states, ABC’s Kevin O’Leary predicted what The Donald means for the market: …

This Is the Best Way to Make Your Resume Stand out

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Woman Uses Milk And Gelatin To Remove Blackheads

Google cofounder Sergey Brin says these 2 books changed his life

Today, Google is one of the world's largest companies, with a market cap of more than $450 billion. Brin oversees GoogleX and Special Projects, divisions responsible for developing world-changing technology like driverless cars.<p>In a 2000 interview with the Academy of Achievement nonprofit, …

Richard Feynman

5 Questions That Help You Avoid Financial Stress

You and I make financial decisions every day. Tough ones.<p>But most of us don't think logically about how we spend our money. Until the credit card statement comes of course. Then, we panic.<p>It's no surprise then -- that money remains the biggest source of stress for most people.<p>What could be more …

Are You Eating These 10 Healthiest Foods?

<b>By Dr. Mercola</b><p>Does your health food repertoire consist of salads, baked chicken and broccoli? Are you looking for a way to add some excitement to …

Zenno Voice Controlled Home Automation System Unveiled (video)

Zenno has created and launched a new home automation and control system that has been designed to offer a simple voice controls to manage your home …

Home Automation

PRIVATE! Fall in and Salute This Ridiculously Awesome Jeep Staff Car Concept

Every spring, Jeep rolls out a treasure basket’s worth of deliciously awesome concept cars at Chrysler headquarters in Auburn Hills, Michigan, before packing them up and shipping them to the annual Easter Jeep Safari off-roading bonanza in Moab, Utah. This year, Jeep’s crop of Moab concepts didn’t …

Books Buffett says you should read, writing off investment costs

Hello, MarketWatchers.<p>How to write off losses from bad investments<p>The saving grace of making a poor stock or mutual fund investment is that you at …

Investing

What DIY Investors Get Right And Wrong

Having immersed myself in the world of DIY investing over the last couple months, I’ve garnered a firsthand look at a number of DIY portfolios with carte blanche access to ask the tough questions. As a result, I wanted to share some of the common portfolio factors that DIY investors get right as …

Subaru Swapped: 1988 VW Vanagon Wolfsburg

This 1988 VW Vanagon Wolfsburg was given much better performance when a Subaru Legacy EJ25 boxer four was swapped in about 25k miles ago. The current …