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A self-made millionaire who interviewed 1,200 wealthy people noticed one behavior they all have in common

Rich people think selfishness is a virtue, he explains in "How Rich People Think," while average people think selfishness is a vice.<p>"The rich go out there and try to make themselves happy. They don't try to pretend to save the world," he tells Business Insider. "If you're not taking care of you, …

Self-improvement

10 Free Online Courses To Make You More Successful

The same old motivational secrets don’t really motivate you after you’ve read them for the tenth time, do they?<p>How about a unique spin on …

Are Sleepy Employees Hurting Your Business? (Infographic)

Obviously, when you don't get enough sleep, you don't feel you best. But did you know it might be costing your company serious money?<p>Fatigue-related productivity losses cost companies $2,000 per employee every year, according to an infographic from Virgin Pulse Institute, the research arm of health …

Sleep

32 Amazing Websites That Will Actually Save You Money

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How to leverage the value of your MBA in the job market | Financial Times

<b>What value does an MBA have today?</b><p>In talking to senior hiring managers, an MBA holds value – but less than it did a generation ago. On the positive …

Here's One Father's Brilliant Advice On How To Raise Your Kids To Be Billionaires

I once had a VC tell me that I had come up with more legitimate billion-dollar concepts than anyone he'd ever known. I have friends who went from zero to billionaire status.<p>So, I feel qualified to give you a straight answer. My answer will assume you want them to have the know-how, creativity, and …

8 Money-Saving Tricks That Will Leave You Feeling Richer

Take a look at the following eight ways you can save more — and don't worry, you won't have to give up your morning latte.<p><b>1. Consider the total number.</b><p>Costs are often broken down by retailers into more digestible terms — cell phone contracts, for instance. You may be paying $100 a month for your …

Personal Finance

If You Think Wealth Inequality Is Bad Now, Look How Bad It Could Get This Century

We've known for a while that wealth and income inequality are getting worse. One of the worrying conclusions from Thomas Piketty's runaway best-selling economic text, "Capital In The Twenty-First Century," is that this could be just the beginning.<p>The key chart to watch is the ratio of capital to …

Income Inequality

6 Small Investment Ideas When You Have Less Than $500

Contrary to popular belief, you don’t need to be rich to start investing. Even if you have less than $500 to invest, you can get in on some good …

5 Industries That Will Never Get Warren Buffett’s Money

Warren Buffett isn’t called the Oracle of Omaha for nothing. With a net worth of $65.8 billion, according to <i>Forbes</i>, he’s the world’s most prominent …

Warren Buffett Has Some Incredibly Specific Advice For Where The Average Investor Should Invest

"This year, he shares some news that even you, the poor average bastard, can use," wrote Gawker's Hamilton Nolan.<p>That blunt language may seem aggressive, but it may actually be exactly what readers need.<p>In a post titled "Warren Buffett on How to Invest Better Than Warren Buffett," Nolan points to a …

Investing

Get Started: First Steps Toward Great Investing

Saving for retirement is hard, but we all know that it’s those first steps that matter most. Setting aside $100 a week, then $200, aiming for a quarterly goal, then an annual number.<p>That’s just “pay yourself first,” an age-old technique that works wonders by eliminating the will power problem. If …

How to Become a Millionaire by Age 30

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Getting rich and becoming a millionaire is a taboo topic. Saying it can be done by the age of 30 seems like a fantasy.<p>It shouldn’t be taboo and it is possible. At the age of 21, I got out of college, broke and in debt, and by the time I …

Personal Finance

10 Ways You’re Making Your Life Harder Than It Has To Be

1. You ascribe intent.<p>Another driver cut you off. Your friend never texted you back. Your co-worker went to lunch without you. Everyone can find a …

10 Things to Give Up Right Now If You Want to Be Happy

As spring kicks in, seasons change and sometimes habits do as well. I started a personal fear cleanse and completely overhauled my life, starting with removing thought patterns, people and habits that no longer serve me. The results have been tremendous. I have lost weight, gained self-confidence …

Happy Thoughts: Here Are the Things Proven To Make You Happier

<b>What’s the secret to a head full of happy thoughts?</b><p>Time to round up the research on living a happy life to see what we can use.<p>First, yeah, a good …

Why Self-Pity is Harmful and How to Let It Go

<b>“Bad things do happen; how I respond to them defines my character and the quality of my life. I can choose to sit in perpetual sadness, immobilized</b> …

Los Angeles

7 Things Rich And Happy People Do Differently

Not too long ago, you believed that making money with a blog was impossible. But after seeing dozens of income reports from other bloggers, you …