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17 Motivational Quotes to (Actually) Inspire Action

While you've got to be aware of the downside to motivational quotes, here are some to get you moving.<p>Motivational quotes are everywhere. They're on sports advertisements, billboards, T-shirts. In fact, there's a decent chance that many of your laptops have a desktop background that features an …

10 Questions to Ask Yourself When You Feel Discouraged and Worthless

When you're feeling discouraged & worthless, it's time to embark on a journey of self-discovery. Let's ask the honest and questions that will set you …

5 Ways to Conquer Fear and Anxiety From Self-Help Guru Dale Carnegie | Inc.com

Dale Carnegie is one of the most trusted authors in the self-improvement space, thanks largely to his bestseller "How to Win Friends and Influence People," originally published in 1936.<p>His 1948 book, "How to Stop Worrying and Start Living," deals with tactics for liberating yourself from nagging …

Self-improvement

15 Most Motivational Things That Can Inspire Anyone

No two people have the exact same thoughts on what is or is not motivating. However, there are a few things that are globally considered to be …

Motivation

The complete guide to never quitting anything again

The truth is, most people can become good at almost anything.<p>However, most of us quit before we reach the finish line. Why?<p>“The most intimate digital technology festival on the planet”CNBC liked TNW Conference that muchFIND OUT WHY<p>Frustration and lack of persistency is one of the biggest reasons …

Self-improvement

How to Change Bad Habits in 4 Easy Steps

<i>Question: I cannot stop the habit of over-eating (worrying, being late, or whatever your habit is).</i><p>Life is continuously changing; it is a flow. Habits are stagnant, stuck energy. The more you are stuck in your habits, the more you are closed to the flowing energy of life. You don't have any …

Confidence Isn't Inherited, It's Born Through Practice

It’s an incredible feeling when you can walk into a room and you’re courageous. You have no limiting beliefs because you have placed yourself in a …

13 Harsh Reasons Why You Are Nowhere Near Success

Here are 13 harsh, yet truthful indicators as to why you are nowhere near success at this very point in time.<p>1 – You procrastinate<p>Actions speak …

Motivation

5 Ways To Find Your Purpose So You Won’t Miss Your Moment

There’s a moment somewhere between planning a dream and putting it into action. Most of us can dream, we can even visualize our success. We attend …

Drop the Mask: How to Lower Your Guard & Change Your Life

<b>“The less you open your heart to others, the more your heart suffers.” ~Deepak Chopra</b><p>The root of my inability to be open stems from my childhood. (I …

'Fallout 4,' and More: The 5 Biggest Xbox One And PS4 Games Of Fall 2015

Fall is almost upon us, and it’s looking like a big one. The Xbox One and Ps4 are finally coming into their own, and we’re seeing a wealth of new titles promising to take full advantage of the hardware. “Big,” in this case, means a lot of things: games that are expected to sell big, games that are …

Tomb Raider

Ancient 'Scarface' may have spewed venom - Futurity

A pre-mammal dubbed "Scarface" likely used a groove in its teeth to shoot venom. The only living mammals that make venom are the platypus and some …

Zoology

Youth Activists Sue U.S. Government For Ruining The Environment

Climate change is heating up the courtrooms<p>Less than two months after Dutch citizens won a lawsuit demanding their government do something about climate change, similar cases are entering courts here in the United States. The latest entrant into the legal environmental battle is a group of 21 young …

Which lenders are tightening restrictions for investors?

If you’re a property investor in Australia you’ve probably heard there has been a sweep of changes to investment loans, as the Australian Prudential …

Investing

Whether it’s a friend or foe of financial planners, robo

August 13, 2015<p>Robo-advice looms large on the radar of the Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC), according to Louise Macaulay, a …

Conflicts of Interest

A tasty tax time treat for super fund members

New figures from the Australian Taxation Office show taxpayers consolidated $461 million of their super accounts last month, almost 12 times more …

Retirement

Property investors most confident households

<i>By Martin North, cross-posted from the Digital Finance Analytics Blog:</i><p>We released the latest DFA Household Finance Confidence today, incorporating …

Interest Rates

Real Estate and Property Market News

Real Estate

8 steps to prosperity (Part 1)

Although money and wealth cannot buy you lasting happiness, it does open certain doors in your life.<p>Money is simply a credit or productivity exchange …

10 Financial Goals To Pursue Before You Reach Your 30s

“Freedom and wealth is an outcome of “Time”; the most precious asset that we all possess. Time however is a variable to each individual as our …

15 things you can stop wasting your money on

Not only are we surrounded by enticing <i>things</i> to buy, but they're at our fingertips with the swipe of a plastic card, leaving us with thinner wallets and a bunch of unnecessary stuff and services.<p>Here are 15 things you can stop wasting your money on today:<p><i>Mandi Woodruff contributed reporting to this</i> …

Personal Finance

Is Paying Down Your Mortgage Balance a Good Investment?

<i>"We are allocating $600 a month to savings... should we pay down our 4% mortgage or put the savings into our retirement account?"</i><p>In principle, you place it where it will earn the highest after-tax and risk-adjusted return. If you itemize your tax deductions and are in the 25% tax bracket, your …

The 8 smartest things to do with your money in your 30s

What do you do with excess money when you're no longer living paycheck to paycheck? And how do you prepare for big expenses you're bound to face in your 30s?<p>We spoke to Michael Solari, a certified financial planner at Solari Financial Planning, about the smartest things 30-somethings can do with …

DJI's Phantom 3 has its biggest rival in Yuneec's 4K Typhoon drone

We'd understand if you're not familiar with Yuneec; we've only written about its products twice. However, it's fairly well-known in the quadcopter world, and best described as a direct rival to DJI. When I reviewed DJI's 4K Phantom 3 Professional drone ($1,259), a reader asked if we could compare …

Woman fined for Facebook pic of police car in disabled spot

Technically Incorrect: In Spain, they have a strange new gagging law that's being used in even stranger ways.<p><i>Technically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that's taken over our lives.</i><p>In the US, citizens have begun to film the police with abandon.<p>In turn, the police have started …

Disability

Cassini Buzzes Saturn's Moon Dione for the Last Time

As the spacecraft nears the end of its life, it probes the secrets of Saturn's icy moon Dione for a final time.<p>PASADENA, Calif. — The Cassini …

Astronomy

US military wants more lethal drone strikes

Despite doubts about the effectiveness of US drone airstrikes in war-torn nations, the Pentagon wants to dramatically increase them. An unnamed official told the <i>WSJ</i> that military commanders intend to bump the number of daily flights by 50 percent. UAVs like the MQ-9 Reaper would not only aid with …

Owls use 'stealth technology' to help capture prey

Study reveals that owls’ flight feathers absorb aerodynamic sound and suppress vibrations, allowing them to swoop on their quarry in perfect silence<p>Owls are equipped with highly developed stealth technology that helps them swoop on prey undetected, a study has shown.<p>The nocturnal hunters have …

Birds

Where have all of the dead bodies gone in Tom Clancy's The Division?

Tom Clancy's The Division takes place after a deadly virus hits New York City, leaving the city in sheer chaos and utter panic. The pandemic has …

New York City

Google’s Next Version Of Android Is Called “Marshmallow”

Google has made it a thing to name its Android OS versions after food. Letter by letter in the alphabet (har har). But not just any food — food that’s really bad for you. This version, which has been called “M” until now, had its name unveiled today….<p>The new “marshmallow” statue was unveiled today …

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