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15 Cognitive Biases That Mess With Your Money

But in fact, money is complicated. Nothing makes this clearer than looking at the ways in which we're subject to cognitive biases — the way our brains sneakily convince us to make decisions that often work against our best interests.<p>Cognitive biases may convince us to spend more, save less, and …

Ahoy!

<b>How shipbuilding changed over a century</b><p>WHO rules the waves? Over the course of a century, the fortunes of shipbuilding nations have shifted like the …

What should bond fund investors do?

• <b>Potential central bank rate rises to send prices lower</b>• <b><br>Rush for exit could mean investors cannot sell out, FCA warns</b><p>Investors who have sought safety …

Live in a nice area? You may pay more for People magazine

If you live in an affluent area, prepare to pay more for your copy of <i>People</i> magazine.<p>Time Inc. CEO Joe Ripp said the company is testing the idea of charging more for magazines at newsstands based on the affordability level of counties across the country.<p>"There are certain counties that can …

Who gets what as banks say 'sorry' with £1bn refund

An epidemic of errors in credit and loan agreements is the latest costly scandal to hit the banking sector, with the total bill already approaching the £1bn mark.<p>HSBC this week joined other banks in revealing it is setting aside hundreds of millions of pounds to refund many of its personal loan …

7 Things Detail-Oriented People Notice

The key to success often lies in your awareness of the little things.<p>Details often make or break accomplishments. You could have an incredible idea for a new business venture, but big ideas are only as powerful as the details behind them.<p>That's why so many employers post job ads seeking …

The Week Ahead: Are the Fear Levels Really That High?

It has been an ugly couple of weeks for the stock market and, while the summer months are often difficult, the ballooning number of global hot spots has put even more pressure on stocks. The negative signals from the technical indicators (<i>The “Real Reason” for the Market’s Plunge</i>) are still in …

Practice makes imperfect

“THE harder I practise, the luckier I get,” said Gary Player, one of history’s greatest golfers. And it is a widespread belief that experienced …

Take This Important Quiz: Are You a Better Manager or Leader?

The business world needs both great leaders and great managers, but most people don't do both well. Take this quiz and find out which style is yours.<p>The world is filled with managers and leaders. Both are quite necessary for a successful business, but rarely does someone completely master the …

The Life Of An Introvert, Illustrated

Introverts are often misunderstood by the more chipper and chatty members of society. Here to offer a corrective is illustrator Gemma Correll, a proud introvert, who has mapped out the heart of the introvert (likely while sitting in her Hermit’s Cave).<p>It’s a heart so full of animal pals there is …

Personality

4 Strategies For Remembering Everything You Learn

• knowledge about the subject at hand, like math, history, or programming<p>• knowledge about how learning actually works<p>The bad news: Our education system kinda skips one of them, which is terrifying, given that your ability to learn is such a huge predictor of success in life, from achieving in …