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How to handle toxic people

<i>This post originally appeared at LinkedIn. Follow the author here.</i><p>Toxic people defy logic. Some are blissfully unaware of the negative impact that they have on those around them, and others seem to derive satisfaction from creating chaos and pushing other people’s buttons. Either way, they create …

The single, best way to tell whether stocks are worth it

Investors have come down with a case of the jitters, and for a good reason.<p>Since September 22, the Dow has careened through three days of 100 …

Ready to retire? Here’s how to turn on the money taps

Drawing a monthly paycheque from your investment portfolio is simple if you're wealthy enough – load up on blue-chip stocks and just sit back and collect the dividends. A 5-per-cent dividend payout on a $2-million portfolio is $100,000 a year.<p>Because most people don't have that kind of money, …

7 Clever Ways To Keep Getting Smarter Throughout Your Entire Life

"Flash Boys" author Michael Lewis says that Ivy Leaguers flock to Wall Street because that's where they can become high-status and uber-rich without needing to think of anything new.<p>If you, like the bankers Lewis calls out, need fresh ideas, turn to Quora. The discussion-heavy site has recently had …

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12 Investing Tips for Beginners

If you want to make headway on building wealth, simply saving money might not be enough. To optimize your savings, you should start …