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How I Made $134,846.40 of Passive Income in 1 Month

It might be called passive income, but I didn't just make that money by sitting on the couch.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In a previous video, Entrepreneur Network partner Jeff Rose broke down different ways you can open yourself up to passive income. Many viewers …

Thought Leadership

4 Safe 13.4% Dividends You Won't Hear About On CNBC

There’s one question I’ve been getting from <i>a lot</i> of folks lately. You may have wondered about it yourself.<p>It’s simply this: <i>“Is the stock market even safe anymore?”</i> Or another, less anxious, variation: <i>“How can I bank fast returns while slashing my risk?”</i><p>I have great news. As I wrote back on February …

Investing

It's Official: These are the Countries You Should Stay in an Airbnb Over a Hotel

When it comes to visiting a new destination, your first decision will likely revolve around where to stay. While Airbnbs often provide a more …

Hospitality

10 podcasts that will make you better with money

Podcasts are all the rage right now. We even have podcasts that review and recommend other podcasts! I'm proud to say that I'm a podcast junkie, as is most everyone I know.But did you know that your podcast addiction could actually help you manage your personal finances?<p>Here are 10 that will …

Personal Finance

You Don't Need to Be a Millionaire to Use These 10 Passive Income Strategies

Gain more financial freedom this year by taking advantage of these passive income ideas.<p>It's easy for millionaires to find passive income strategies that turn a profit, from commercial real estate investing to angel investing in a hot new technology startup. But what about the rest of us--those of …

Small Business

Comb the ruins at San Francisco's Lands End

Feb. 4, 2017, 6:00 a.m.<p>S.F. Bay Area<p><b>Why:</b> San Francisco's best urban archaeology site also has ocean views and clifftop trails.<p><b>What:</b> Lands End is several things at once. There are the ruins of Sutro Baths, which flourished, languished, closed, burned and crumbled, all between the 1890s and the …

20 Romantic Date Ideas for Any Budget

When’s the last time you had a date night with your partner?<p>If you’re like most couples, chances are, it’s been a few months since you had some …

14 Cool Miami Hotels That Are The Hottest In Town

Known for their iconic designs and elaborate parties, the cool Miami hotels offer visitors an experience like no other. By packing up the flip flops …

How to Make the Most From Real Estate Investments | Investopedia

You’re a real estate investor. You own commercial real estate with all of its rights and responsibilities. But you want to create income without …

You Only Need 3 Months To Become A Brand New You (With This Self-Improvement Approach)

You’re sitting in your living room watching a new Tony Robbins motivational documentary about changing yourself. By the end, you’re so excited about …

Living Rooms

6 of the Best Cathedrals in Italy Photos

With religious roots as old as modern civilization, it’s no wonder Italy is home to any number of awe-inspiring cathedrals and basilicas. Constructed by some of history’s most admired architects, accentuated by world-renowned sculptures, frescoes, and paintings, and backed by leaders ranging from …

5 Crazy-Good Cauliflower Recipes You Need To Try

Cauliflower is all the rage these days. Not only is it versatile, it's a delicious and nutritious substitute for rice, potatoes -- and even steak! From Cauliflower Fried "Rice" to Curried Cauliflower & Apple Soup, here are five fabulous recipes you need to try.<p><b>1. Cauliflower Fried "Rice"</b><p>Cauliflower …

Cooking

The Pioneer Woman's Best Thanksgiving Recipes

Host a ranch-style turkey day feast with these tried-and-true recipes from Ree Drummond.<p>Roasted Thanksgiving Turkey<p>It's all about what Ree calls My …

Beyond N and C: How alphabet dating is reviving relationships bogged down in constant Netflix and Chilling

For long-term couples date nights are often a rare and sporadic occasion but thanks to Alphabet Dating the emphasis on off-kilter courting is …

8 Morning Smoothies To Lose Weight And Stay Fit

Smoothies are extremely remarkable means to drink down nutrients in your system. I would certainly state that 1 glass of healthy smoothie amounts to …

Should I Buy Property Under My Name or Through an LLC?

Many buyers prefer purchasing through an LLC to stay anonymous<p><i>Every week, Mansion Global poses a tax question to real estate tax attorneys. Here is</i> …

5 Scientifically Proven Ways to Be More Attractive

<i>Attraction isn’t only about looks. It’s about a certain primal magnetism…we can be physically attracted to someone, but we are more often drawn to</i> …

Viral Video Tries To Show What It’s Like Inside The Mind Of Someone With Depression

<b>Wentworth Miller creates video showing what it’s like inside the mind of someone living with depression</b><p>It’s hard for people to understand what it’s …

Viral Videos

5 Hacks For Overcoming Social Anxiety And Networking Like a Pro

<i>You are SO awkward</i>. <i>They don’t ACTUALLY like you.</i> <i>You’re just gonna make a fool of yourself. Besides, you know you’re going to be in your head the whole time. Just tell them you’re sick and save everyone the trouble…</i><p>A certain degree of social anxiety is completely normal–even helpful. The fear of …

Self-help

How changing one tiny habit allowed me to build my wealth

In my teens and early 20s, social anxiety was wrecking my life.<p>I couldn't go out and feel comfortable around people without drinking, so I drank.<p>Now, alcohol can lead to a lot of cool stuff, but for me it was a crutch and I needed help.<p>So one day I drove to Barnes and Noble (this was before Amazon …

Personal Finance

7 Monthly Dividend Stocks for Income Investors

Here are seven monthly dividend stocks and ETFs that offer compelling dividend yields and monthly payouts.<p><i>This article was updated on December 14th,</i> …

Investing

How to Start Submitting Your Work to Literary Journals

Literary journals are wonderful magazines that focus on publishing creative writing. Some are digital. Others are print. Some only publish literary …

Creative Writing

Summer 2016's 30 Hottest Tours

Beyoncé gets in Formation, Axl does double duty and much more<p>30<p>By<p>In the coming months, a massive array of major artists will take to the road or …

10 Travel Sites That’ll Help You Plan an Unforgettable Vacation

Remember back in January when you promised yourself to travel more this year? Well, it’s officially summer, and there’s no better time to head to the beach or take a family road trip. And while you may not have the ideal vacation length (eight days!) lined up, <i>any</i> amount of time you have to explore …

Travel

[Expired] American $400s ATL/CLE/CVG/DTW/EWR/IAH/MSP/SLC to Paris, Rome, Venice, Frankfurt and more

These fares were posted on Loyalty Traveler yesterday, but I repeat them here due to my previous title being more encompassing of the raging fare war …

Everything You Need to Know About Google’s New Travel Planner

Meet “Destinations on Google,” the company’s powerful new vacation finder.<p>Step 1: Toggle Google’s Trip Planner With the Right Search Term<p>Next time …

New York City

5 Reasons This is the Cheapest Summer to Travel in Years

It's time to book a summer trip.<p><i>This piece originally appeared on Travelandleisure.com.</i><p>Many Americans have already commenced their Memorial Day …

Travel Deals

20 Tricks You Can Use to Score a Cheap Hotel Room

<i>By Terence Loose, Contributor</i><p>If you're looking for a cheap hotel room, it's only gotten more difficult over the years. In fact, the average daily rate for U.S. hotel rooms has increased in the past seven years, to $121.37 in 2015, according to statistics resource Statista.<p>That doesn't mean you …

Personal Finance

A Chess Grandmaster Shares a Remarkably Effective Trick for Solving Any Problem | Inc.com

How do <i>you</i> go about solving problems?<p>My father grew up playing chess in his native Philippines, where the game is hugely popular. He became fairly skilled, and even won a few tournaments after immigrating to the U.S. Of course he was eager to teach me, his firstborn son, the rules of the game.<p>This …

New York City