Aly Lalji

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John Bogle says you can save 66% of your retirement return by doing this

The "tyranny of compounding costs" is hardly a headline anyone wants to read. Yet people truly need to understand what Vanguard Founder John Bogle …

Researchers Isolated the Single Thing Rich Parents Do to Give Their Kids a Massive Edge

If you want to raise happy and successful kids, follow the money--and work backward.<p>For many parents, there comes a point when your kids' success becomes more important than your own.<p>I've been a parent for less than a year, but I can see it already. In fact, that realization led me to assemble a …

20 Ways To Improve Your Finances In Under 20 Minutes

Some important financial moves are painful, time consuming, or both. Tackling mountains of debt or complex estate planning come to mind. Yet many smart financial steps are simple and take just a few minutes.<p>These simple steps can increase our savings, decrease our spending, or make us smart …

Personal Finance

50 fresh, essential and free resources for your graphic design projects

When it comes to being a designer, you’ll always need to stock up on graphics, stock photography and fonts as well as rely on other helpful tools to …

Graphic Design

Focus on How Much You Can Save Per Day to Reach Your Retirement Goals

Plug your numbers into retirement calculators, and you might easily feel overwhelmed. You need <i>millions</i> of dollars to retire comfortably?! Forget …

Retirement

Five Big Reasons Why It’s So Hard to Make Financial Progress

While I love writing and talking about all of the benefits of financial independence and financial progress, I’ll be the first to admit that the path …

Personal Finance

The Science of Memory: How to Effortlessly Boost Your Retention and Recall

There's an easy way to improve your memory, but don't take my word for it - here's the research.<p>Have you ever had trouble remembering names? I know I have. There's nothing more embarrassing than having someone who "knows you" start a conversation while you're running through your mental Rolodex and …

An Entrepreneur's Secret Weapon: the Right Question

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Many years ago a senior executive VP of operations faced an awkward conversation. Upon arriving at work one Monday morning, she learned that the company’s VP of sales had thought it a good idea to swim naked at a client’s pool party over …

These are Ben Graham's 4 guiding business principles

Graham viewed any purchase of a stock or bond as an investment in a business, rather than the purchase of just a piece of paper. And if you are looking to make profits from your investments, then you are embarking on a business venture of your own.<p>Consequently, successful investing must be …

How to Get Out of Debt

For most of us, the New Year brings resolutions around two things: Waist tightening, and wallet tightening, as November and December seem to be …

Sometimes, it's best to let a tenant move out early.Sometimes, it's best to let a tenant move out early.

Your real estate business is humming along. Things are going pretty good, except one tenant who’s fallen behind on rent. You’ve done all the right …

Beyond The 401k: Retirement Savings For The Rich

The 401(k) plan is the single best wealth accumulation vehicle available to the vast majority of Americans. At today’s contribution limits, you can defer $18,000 of income — and $24,000 if you’re 50 or older — tax free.<p>That’s great for middle-class Americans, and many can meet those goals with a …

Retirement

Now anybody can use Robinhood, the no-fee trading app backed by Snoop Dogg and Marc Andreessen

And after months of waiting, it's now open to anyone who wants to join.<p>Robinhood, a zero-commission brokerage app for iPhone that launched in December to a 700,000-person waitlist, is now available to the general public.<p>Here's why Robinhood is unlike any existing stock market app.<p>For starters, it's …

Here’s what connected cars will be doing by 2020

<i>Pavan Mathew is Global Head of Connected Car for Telefonica Digital.</i><p>Many of us dream of autonomous cars. Just imagine the relaxation of completely hands-free driving that is both seamless and safe, unlocking new time for us to work, talk, and learn while going from point A to point B. A recent …

How to build (or rebuild) your credit history

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