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5 surprisingly simple investing rules that real people say will help preserve your wealth for your entire life

The baby boomer generation is starting to approach retirement.<p>And with that, they are getting into the retirement mindset.<p>In a recent report, investment management firm Capital Group shared its "Wisdom of Experience" survey, which looked at the changing dynamics for boomer investors, aged 53 to 71, …

Retirement

7 Financial Steps To Take Before The Year Is Over

It’s safe to say that you will start to hear a lot of talk about New Year’s resolutions over the course of the next few weeks. Since money and wealth are integrated into many aspects of the life journey, it isn’t too surprising that financial resolutions are generally near the top of those …

This Ancient Wisdom Reveals 6 Rituals to Become Happier

People have enormous respect for ancient wisdom. They just don’t read it. Funny thing is, we’re more likely to live happier lives when we visit the …

Happiness

12 ways to be richer a year from now

There's no point agonizing over that - it's what happens to most people.<p>But you <i>can</i> do something about it.<p>Here are 12 ways to be richer a year from now.<p>You don't have to do them all, of course, but accomplishing just a few could make a big difference in your life a year from now.<p>Even more important, …

Make less than $54K? Consider this underused tax break

You work hard, so why not take some credit for it?The Earned Income Tax Credit is one of the most overlooked tax credits around, according to many …

Retirement

You've been watching the 'Fast and Furious' movies all wrong — here's the right order

<b>The INSIDER Summary:</b><p>If you're doing a giant binge-watch of the "Fast and Furious" movies before the eighth film hits theaters April 14, make sure you're watching them the correct way.<p>A reboot to the series that started with the fourth movie altered the order in which fans should watch the franchise …

Movies

How to Get People to Say Yes to What You Want, According to Science

Researchers have been studying the art of persuasion for years. Here's what they've found.<p>The ability to persuade others is a valuable skill. It can translate into making a huge sale, convincing people to follow your leadership, getting a raise, or countless other successes in the business realm. …

This Is How to Overcome Social Anxiety: Five Powerful Tips Backed by Research

Your mind races. Your palms sweat. The words don’t come out of your mouth right, if they come at all. We’ve all been there at one time or another. …

Self-help

Always Late to Work? Science Says You Can Blame Your Brain

A new study offers a ready-made excuse for the perpetually tardy.<p>You could blame (and probably have, multiple times) the traffic, your alarm, maybe even a leaky pipe or your stubborn toddler's refusal to wear shoes. But if you're the type who is perpetually late for things, you're no doubt always …

You May Be Able To Train Your Brain To Be Fearless

A developing treatment called neurofeedback may help people suffering from anxiety and PTSD.<p>All your fears, stresses and anxieties have one thing in common. They are sensed by a pair of pea-sized patches of neurons, called the amygdala, sitting deep inside your brain. So what if you could control …

How Much Is My Home Worth?

<b>What’s the Value of a Home? How Good are the Stats?</b><p>Homes are the largest, most important financial asset in the country, but the stats that help us judge <b>home values</b> are almost laughably inadequate. That’s partly because each home is different – even if you know exactly what your neighbor’s home is …

Mr. Robot season 2 finale post-credits scene

<i>Mr. Robot</i> fans should have learned after season 1: creator Sam Esmail is going to end his seasons with an extra scene. If DVRs cut out or the channel …

Ready to let your dreams fly? Check out the Rise Lantern Festival near Las Vegas

If you've ever wanted to stand in a field of dreams — in the form of thousands of flame-illuminated lanterns in the sky — now's your chance. Organizers of the Rise Lantern Festival north of Las Vegas encourage people to share "a prayer, a dream or a resolution" before sending their lanterns aloft …

Tallying Up Kylie Jenner's Lavish 19th Birthday Gift Haul

Kylie Jenner‘s birthdays are the gift that keeps on giving – quite literally as she kicks off her 19th year with an impressive haul from those …

The Complete Evolution of Kylie Jenner

Today’s the big day: Kylie Jenner is officially 19 years old (and she’s celebrating accordingly).<p>But she wasn’t always the Lip Kit queen and social …

Everything You Need To Know About Tor And The Deep Web

For the average Internet user, the deep web might seem like a strange and dark place. But there’s a lot more to it than drug deals, bitcoin …

5 Blue Chip Stocks to Buy for Dividend Income

Image source: Getty Images.<p>One of the best ways to boost your dividend income is to invest in blue chip stocks. Blue chip stocks are large, well-established market leaders, and financially sound. They also tend to be stocks with dividends that lesser companies simply can't match. To start your …

I became a millionaire in my 30s, and here's the best advice I can give you about investing

In their 50s or 60s they realize they'll need to work until they're so old and sick that they just can't work anymore. This is a s----- life, and I want something better for you.<p>I just read the book "The Millionaire Fastlane" by MJ DeMarco. He talks about two ways to build wealth: the slow lane, …

Investing

President Barack Obama Formally Backs Hillary Clinton

Science Says Stop Doing This to Eliminate Self-Doubt

What would you do if you could eliminate self-doubt? Here's a hack that works every time.<p>Self-doubt says, "You can't do that."<p>Self-doubt comes from worrying about what others will think if you try and fail.<p>Self-doubt is paralyzing, even for the best of us.<p>But self-doubt is just that -- <i>self-imposed</i> …

How to tell if other people think you're attractive, according to science

SMH<p>Behavioural scientist Nicholas Epley discusses his book which explores the science behind figuring out what other people are thinking.<p>One of the …

I used an app to start investing, and it made me realize how little I know

This past February, I decided to try investing for the first time.<p>Putting money into a system that could change at any second is a scary thought. In fact, the only investment I've ever made was probably in a gym membership. I was just like my peers who didn't want to put their money at risk, a …

Personal Finance

20 Quick and Easy Ways to Make Your Home Decor Classy

It isn’t easy to define what makes home decor classy, but you know it when you see it. Elegant if a bit predictable, neutral but sophisticated, shiny …

What is the dark net, and how will it shape the future of the digital age?

The dark net has continued to make headlines over the last decade as a mysterious part of the internet where criminals lurk and engage in illegal …

43 Enchanting Forest Wall Murals for Deep and Dreamy Home Decor

Photographic or realistic painting forest murals bring the forest to your home or vice versa. Forest trees have a calming effect, they create this …

Murals

An online Japanese retailer is selling bottles of 'the scent on a cat's forehead'

After four months of development, Japanese online retailer Felissimo has finally captured <b>the scent of a cat's forehead in a bottle.</b><p>The cat-loving folks over at Felissimo have delighted us in the past with an adorable kitten lingerie collection and even little feline futons, but their latest release …

Selling

Flight Deal of the Day: Virgin America First Class for Half Off

Book your holiday getaway with an exclusive Traveler discount—a whopping 50 percent off a first class flight on Virgin America.<p>At <i>Traveler,</i> daydreaming about a far-flung beach or European vacation is all part of the job. (Trust us: We know how plum this gig is.) In the spirit of the holidays, we …

Virgin America

Having Poo Troubles? Maybe it's Your Diet.

Bodyweight exercises are gaining ground in the fitness world due to the practicality and simplicity of getting in shape using your own body weight. …

Exercise

23 Rules For Life That Happy People Follow

The author of Better Than Before: Mastering the Habits of Our Everyday Lives shares her wit, wisdom and research on how to feel happier, even when we've hit a low patch.<p>1. When things get tough: Treat yourself like a toddler. A cranky toddler. A toddler who shouldn't get too hungry, too cold, too …

Happiness