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19 Books Bill Gates and the CEOs of Microsoft, Google, PayPal, and Wal-Mart Think You Should Read | Inc.com

What I know about successful people is this: They love to devour books to expand their minds. Bill Gates has stated that he reads about 50 books a year. Mark Zuckerberg? About 24 books a year.<p>But the undisputed king of reading remains Warren Buffett, who spends 80 percent of his day reading. …

Bill Gates

How to make your kids smarter in 10 scientific steps

I’ve explored the science behind what makes kids happier, what type of parenting works best and what makes for joyful families.<p>But what makes …

Can you get rich by investing in a startup? How to do it — and the pros and cons of crowdfunding.

In May 2016, a law took effect that allows anyone to invest at least some of their cash in startup companies. Until then, buying a stake in a small …

Venture Capital

The Most Luxurious (but Sneakily Affordable) Vacation Spots Across The Globe

You want all the “Roman Holiday” Audrey Hepburn vacation vibes (oversize sunnies, silk scarf, vintage convertible), but let’s be real: You’re going to have to pick and choose between lavish splurges in a city like Rome. Good news: A trip abroad doesn’t necessarily mean you have to cut the luxe out …

19 Epic, Endangered Places You Should Visit Before It's Too Late

The world is full of beautiful places, but not all of them will stay that way.<p>This week, UNESCO released its annual state of conservation reports, which outline which of its famous designated World Heritage Sites are in danger of losing the historic, cultural or natural characteristics that made …

National Parks

10 ways to make money just by living your best life — literally

Snagging a side gig is a typical way to earn extra cash, but let’s be honest: A second job can be so time-consuming it could mean the demise of your …

Personal Finance

Why Wealthy Investors Do Not Follow This Warren Buffett Tip

Why Don't the Rich Invest in Index Funds?<p>Updated March 23, 2018<p>Warren Buffett might be the world’s most famous investor, and he frequently touts the …

Investing
Extreme Sports

The World's Most Beautiful Beach Cities Where You Can Live for Dirt Cheap

More than a few Americans fantasize about picking up their lives and moving to some seaside villa in a country where your rent is less than a car …

Dominican Republic

The Best Budget Camera Lenses for Your DSLR and Mirrorless Camera

If you’re shopping for a new lens of some sort, you’ve come to just the right place. As per the results of my recent reader polls, here is a list of …

Apps to make your selfies look more attractive

The quality of front-facing cameras in smartphones have improved a lot in the last few months. Smartphones with dual front cameras and built-in flash …

Top 10 Free Alternatives to Expensive Software

Unless you have a company buying licenses for you, tools like Photoshop, Pro Tools, Maya, or even Windows can be a serious bite out of your wallet. …

Software

Thinking of starting your own business? Read these 3 books.

These reads will teach you how to handle your finances, set up systems, and manage people.<p>January 20, 2017 —If you’re considering starting your own …

The World’s 50 Best Bars, Ranked

A definitive ranking of this year’s top places to consume alcohol just came out, courtesy of <i>Drinks International,</i> and a Manhattan bar sits atop the list,<i>Bloomberg</i> reports.<p>The Dead Rabbit Grocery & Grog, located in New York City's financial district, was praised for fusing "colorful historical …

San Francisco

12 Astonishingly Unique Beaches You Won’t Believe Exist

<b>Cave Beach in Algarve, Portugal</b><p>Benagil, a small Portuguese village on the Atlantic Ocean in Lagoa Municipality, is a big draw for tourists with the …

Best Advice Before Buying Homeowners Insurance

Are you planning to buy a homeowners insurance? Do you think you know everything about the process? No, a lot of people don’t. But luckily, then you …

The Inflation Interest Rate Paradox: Why You Must Continuously Invest

Don’t fight inflation. It will beat you with a stick. Ride inflation, so you can beat its ass instead.I’m afraid there are a lot of anti-real estate …

Real Estate

6 Habits of Rich People That You Should Steal

Some people are wealthy thanks to their inheritance or a stroke of luck on a winning lottery ticket. But the rest? They’re doing little things every …

Here's How Much Money You Need To Make To Buy A Home In 27 Major Cities

In most of the U.S., a household income of $150,000 means you’re doing pretty well. In San Francisco, it’s probably not enough to buy a home.<p>A report released Monday by mortgage and loan site HSH.com looks at what salary families in 27 metro areas would need to afford the local median home price, …

Real Estate

3 Mutual Funds That Can Beat the S&P 500

These three mutual funds have great potential for monster gains.<p>Most stock mutual funds, especially those that are actively managed, aim to beat one …

These websites offer reliable answers to common financial questions

You have questions about investing, and the Internet has answers.<p>Finding them is the challenge. So much of what you find through online searches is dated, uninformed or presented by banks and investment firms trying to sell you stuff. For reliable answers to 20 common financial planning and …

Investing

11 best men’s fragrances for summer

Can you sense it? The onset of summer? The lumbering approach of sweaty commutes, longing looks out of the office window and maybe, just maybe, a …

5 Best Stocks to Buy for the Next 50 Years

Only a few types of companies can survive in essential perpetuity, and the ones who can have stocks you'll want to hold for the rest of your …

Investing

The 10 Most Expensive Watches In The Whole Wide World

Time to save up

7 Mindful Money Lessons To Teach Your Kids Right Now

Teaching our kids to feel comfortable with money is one of our many responsibilities as parents. Sure, it can be hard when we're still struggling to …

Royalty at Royal Ascot: Pictures

Prince Charles

How I Used Real Estate to Pay for My Newborn Daughter's College Education

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Two weeks ago, my wife and I welcomed Rosie into the world -- our first child. Last week, I had her entire college education paid for without spending a single dollar of my own money. How? Through a single real estate investment.<p>The …

Real Estate

How to Use Your LinkedIn Profile to Power a Career Transition

Kenneth Andersson for HBR<p>Are you raring to change careers? Break into a whole new line of work that makes you leap out of bed, happy to go to work every day? Parlay personal passions into professional endeavors? Or focus on a different clientele, type of product, or service?<p>We all know the power of …

Small Business

Retired? 3 Bulletproof Dividend Stocks You Should Consider Buying

Depending on your particular needs, your investment strategy will inevitably change over time. Investors in retirement typically focus on strong dividend stocks with a solid trajectory of growing dividends over the long term, as these kinds of companies tend to be especially healthy and …

iPhone SE Vs iPhone 6S: What's The Difference?

The iPhone SE is a wonderful contradiction. On the one hand its low key arrival and ageing iPhone 5 design disappointed those hoping for an ‘iPhone 6S Mini’. But under the surface it is a revelation and outguns the more expensive iPhone 6S in key areas. So what are the major differences between …

Mobile Technology