Shon Truss

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26 Daily Habits Highly Successful People Have (and the Rest of us Probably Don't)

You can't get to the top by behaving like everyone else.<p>Highly successful people don't rise to the top by behaving like everyone else. They understand that achieving great things means getting more done, taking excellent care of their bodies and thinking in ways which promote greatness. Here are …

Startups

3 Books That Will Immediately Sharpen Your Mind

Reading inspires so many. Here are the top three books that have changed my life.<p>Books sharpen our minds.<p>When was the last time a book shifted your outlook? Stirred your heart? Challenged your biases?<p>If you're like me, you know reading is a vital part of each of our journeysif we want to grow as …

The Catastrophic 401(k) Mistake Three-Quarters of Participants Are Making

Are you making it, too?<p>Though not all workers have access to a 401(k), those who get the option to participate in such a plan can reap a world of …

19 Secrets Your Millionaire Neighbor Won't Tell You

The secret to financial freedom.<p><i>From time to time we bring you posts from our partners that may not be new but contain advice that bears repeating.</i> …

These are the 22 most common side hustles—here's how much they pay

More Americans are side hustling than ever before. In fact, over 44 million Americans work more than one job. These hustlers work multiple jobs to …

Personal Finance

'Early Man' Is A Mammoth Delight

Look closely at a frame from <i>Early Man</i> — or any of the other features and shorts by Nick Park, the stop-motion animator behind <i>Creature Comforts</i>, the Wallace and Gromit series, and <i>Chicken Run</i> — and you can spot the truest and most literal of all auteur stamps: The curvatures of a fingerprint. As …

Stone Age

10 Good Financial Rules of Thumb

Rules of thumb can be a good approximate guideline for decisions, and there are tons of money rules that aim to get your finances on track. While …

Personal Finance

Opinion: Buy these 5 undervalued stocks on this market pullback

During periods of extreme volatility, it’s natural for investors to worry about their losses. But as the old saying goes, the time to buy is when …

Investing

I retired a millionaire at 30 — this is the key to earning more money

Over the past 2 years I've written over 300,000 words about money, spent over 200 hours talking and recording for the podcast, answered over 1,700 reader emails, and done over 200 media interviews all about money. Many people ask me what's my best piece of advice about money.<p>I usually give some …

3 Reasons to Retire as Early as You Can

Are you forgetting about one of your most valuable assets in life?<p>Time is one of the most valuable assets at your disposal. Unfortunately, many …

4 Things You Absolutely Need to Know About a 401(k)

These details can help every saver make an intelligent retirement plan.<p>The 401(k) is one of the best tools for retirement savers, so it's important …

We've interviewed nearly 50 millionaires about how they invest their money — here are 5 strategies anyone can implement

<i>Each week on a podcast called "Millionaires Unveiled," Clark Sheffield and Jace Mattinson, both certified public accountants, interview a millionaire — someone with a current net worth of over $1 million. They ask them to share their story, investment strategies, and current portfolio …

Retirement

Meet the richest person in every US state

America is home to the most billionaires— and billionaire wealth — of any country in the world. Only seven US states have no billionaires.<p>That's according to Forbes, which listed the richest person in every state by net worth as of June 2017. The list includes nine women and nine men who inherited …

Jeff Bezos Net Worth Is Now $105 Billion, but He Has 2 Traits That Are Worth Even More | Inc.com

I do this routine in the classroom to explain to students just how much a billion dollars is. I explain that if a $1,000 bill existed, we could go out tonight and party all night.<p>Then, I ask them "How many $1,000 bills make a million?" The answer, of course, is 1,000. Continuing, if a million …

Customer Service

Any patient investor can turn $5,000 a year into nearly $1 million, says billionaire Ron Baron

It's wrong for people to think that they have to be wealthy to get rich investing in the stock market, famed buy-and-hold investor Ron Baron told …

5 Investing Insights from Creative Planning's Peter Mallouk | Inc.com

After reading Tony Robbins' books <i>Unshakable</i> and <i>Money: Master the Game</i>, I learned that Tony Robbins had become a board member and Chief of Investor Psychology of Creative Planning with over $30 billion in assets under management. I welcomed the opportunity to sit down with the President and Chief …

Investing

World's Wealthiest Became $1 Trillion Richer in 2017

The richest people on earth became $1 trillion richer in 2017, more than four times last year’s gain, as stock markets shrugged off economic, social …

Leonardo Da Vinci

5 Habits That Help Average People Make Millions

Five steps have helped me achieve the financial success that I have today, and I’m hoping that they will do the same for you.View the full article: 5 …

Real Estate

Live like a billionaire: The daily habits of Elon Musk, Mark Zuckerberg, Warren Buffett, Bill Gates

You don't have to be a billionaire to live like one.<p>Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg famously wears a grey t-shirt and jeans. All the time. …

Bitcoin millionaire: Don't invest in bitcoin

I first invested $5,000 in bitcoin back in 2013 at $72 per coin and now own approximately 69.2 bitcoins.<p>While I had first heard about bitcoin in …

Cryptocurrency

Beijing is playing Trump “like a fiddle,” an ex-ambassador to China says

Japanese prime minister Shinzo Abe’s recent hosting of Donald Trump was a masterclass in how to make the US president comfortable—feed him familiar food, take him on his favorite outing, golf, and tell him how much you like him.<p>But Chinese president Xi Jinping added a creamy layer of pomp and …

China

Everything You Need to Know About the Senate GOP Tax Plan

Senate Republicans released their vision for a tax-cut plan Thursday that would cut the corporate tax rate to 20 percent, with a one-year delay to …

Finance

American Airlines and United Continental Binge on Buybacks

Most airline stocks had a very up-and-down start to 2016. <b>American Airlines</b> and <b>United Continental</b> were no exception. Shares of both legacy carriers logged double-digit declines in the first six weeks of the year, recovered into positive territory by late March, and have since started to slip back …