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The Average Retirement Savings by Age and Why You Need More

There are a variety of decent retirement savings benchmarks out there. How much other people your age have saved isn’t necessarily one of them.<p>After …

Retirement

Jorge Paulo Lemann revela o maior erro que cometeu como gestor

SÃO PAULO – Empresas que pagam bônus aos funcionários semestralmente estão cometendo um grave erro que promove o pensamento de curto prazo, de acordo …

FINANCIAL PLANNING: How to choose an effective financial planner

The most important step towards transforming one's financial life hiring the services of a financial planner. The other critical step involves …

If You Care About Data, Change These 15 Default Privacy Settings Right Now

Say no to defaults.<p>On the Internet, the devil's in the defaults.<p>You're not reading all those updated data policies flooding your inbox. You probably …

Here’s Why You Shouldn’t Multitask, According to an MIT Neuroscientist

<i>This article is part of</i> Tools of the Trade<i>, a weekly series in which a variety of experts share actionable tips for achieving fast and effective</i> …

Want to Improve Your Communication Skills? Get Rid of These 4 Bad Habits

Ever been tagged as someone who assumes too much? You may not like this article.<p>Think good communication matters at work? You bet. In fact, the world's most successful billionaire entrepreneurs have already declared its importance.<p>Warren Buffett recently told a graduate student earning his MBA at …

7 lessons I learned from tracking my net worth for 14 years

I've been tracking our net worth like a weirdo since I started working in 2003.<p>That's over 14 years of data. Sweet sweet data.<p>That first row is so simple. 2 bank accounts, 1 brokerage account, and what I considered an impressive net worth of $8,745.69.<p>Except I didn't do it right. I only recorded by …

Roth IRA

15 life-changing trips every couple should take together

One of the best parts of being in a relationship is having a built-in travel buddy, and one of the best parts of traveling with that built-in buddy is getting unobstructed one-on-one time while exploring unfamiliar parts of the world. Whether domestic or international, a trip with your significant …

Black Rock

Denmark's welfare policies help make it one of the world's happiest countries

Dan Buettner is a National Geographic Explorer and the author of "The Blue Zones of Happiness: Lessons from the World's Happiest People. " Here, he explains how Denmark is consistently ranked as one of the happiest countries in the world . Following is a transcript of the video.<p><b>Dan Buettner :</b> I …

Happiness

I retired a millionaire at 43 — here are 6 of my favorite spending and saving hacks that helped me get there

Life is good in retirement. I'm thrilled to have a net worth of $1,900,000 which enables me to live my life on my own terms. Instead of answering to Mr. Bossman, I wake up and do whatever I want.<p>On some days, I'll ride 40 miles into the mountains. On others, I'll spend hours at the library. Money …

Personal Finance

Could Brazil Derail The OPEC Deal?

Brazil is a major oil producing country, but in 2016 was still a net importer, though imports dropped significantly and they have been a slight …

Oil & Gas Industry

The Market Will Kill Oil Before the Government Does

European governments are making a big splash, pledging an assault on traditional cars to help clean up polluted air in cities. The latest strike came …

Natural Gas

How HR Can Become Agile (and Why It Needs To)

If software has eaten the world, then agile has eaten the software world. While initially designed to improve the responsiveness of software development teams, more recently agile has become the default team-based operational model for companies big and small, across industries and sectors, with …

How to find your phone - 3 alternatives to the rescue

Phones

The best way to manage your photos online in 2015 | The Verge

The best way to manage your photos online in 2015<p><b>In August 2013,</b> we reviewed the best services for storing your photos in the cloud. Nearly two years later, much has changed. Everpix, our pick for average users, went out of business. Picturelife, our choice for power users, sold itself to …

Apple and Google 'FREAK attack' leaves millions of users vulnerable to hackers

Millions of people may have been left vulnerable to hackers while surfing the web on Apple and Google devices, thanks to a newly discovered security flaw known as “FREAK attack.”<p>There’s no evidence so far that any hackers have exploited the weakness, which companies are now moving to repair. …

Information Security

Review: The Dell XPS 13 is the PC laptop to beat

Stand aside Apple, Dell's just built the best ultraportable laptop.<p>Specs at a glance: 2015 Dell XPS 13<p>Worst<p>Best<p>As reviewed<p>SCREEN<p>1920×1080 IPS at …

Report: Wind and solar energy have tripled since 2008

We worry a lot about the problem of climate change. And we try to fix it — again, again and again — by changing how the country uses energy.<p>What we don’t stop and ponder enough, though, is that the country <i>is</i> changing how it uses energy. It’s certainly not enough to silence all environmental …

21 Reasons To Fall In Love With Vietnam

Vietnam should be on the top of everyone's travel list. It's that simple. With its dramatic landscapes, fascinating history, epic food and pulsating energy, Vietnam will electrify all of your senses and seize you from all angles. Vietnam is at once crazy and serene, thrilling and relaxing.<p>There are …

Vietnam

The Dangerous Economics of Shale Oil

For years, we've been warning here at PeakProsperity.com that the <b>economics of the US 'shale revolution' were suspect</b>. Namely, that they've only been …

As Cyberthreats Increase, Big Money Chases Solutions

The year since hackers broke into Target and accessed millions of credit and debit card numbers has been a brutal one for cyberattacks. Next year's threat forecast doesn't look any better.<p>But for cybersecurity firms and companies offering cyber-insurance, the year has been great. Business is …

Six Reasons Why the United Nations Should Not Intervene on Fossil Fuel Use (A Response to the Misguided People's Climate March)

Tens of thousands of protesters will be swarming New York this Sunday to encourage the United Nations to call for drastic cuts for fossil fuels. They think they are doing the moral thing in encouraging the UN to oppose the use of coal, oil, and natural gas.<p>In fact they’re supporting policies that …

8 Lesser Known, but Very Useful, Apple Mac Utilities

Your Mac comes with a bunch of Apps pre-installed, neatly organized in the Applications folder. You’ve got the iWork suite, AddressBook, iCal and some other useful applications. Also in there is another folder called Utilities.<p>You might have used a few of the applications within it, but there’s …

Winepedia - O seu Portal de Conteúdo sobre Vinho

sem categoriaMassas, molhos e vinhos que harmonizamConheça os vinhos que mais combinam com massas e molhos. Aproveite para experimentar e caprichar …

Ultimate Guide to European Rail Passes

Whether you're a twenty-something backpacker or retirees who've finally made the time to see the world, traveling across Europe by rail is a right of …

Bitcoin Solves Two Of The Biggest Problems Merchants Face When Accepting Card Payments

Though still nascent, BI Intelligence notes in our Bitcoin report that a Bitcoin-based payments system promises to solve these problems. It's comparatively inexpensive for a merchant to accept Bitcoin payments even if they use a third-party processor like BitPay or Coinbase to process transactions. …

Why You Should Apply to Ivy League Colleges

I read this article: “Don’t Send Your Kid to the Ivy League,” with great interest. I hold a master’s degree from Columbia University and attended the London School of Economics for my undergraduate degree. Plus, I’m currently helping my 18-year-old brother with college applications.<p>I nodded in …

22 Richest Schools In America

The 22 schools holding half of U.S. endowment wealth enroll just 5% of higher education students. If anything, that’s an understatement. The concentration of wealth of the 22 schools includes three large public university systems with multiple campuses. The eight Ivy League schools in the top 22, …