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Want to Radically Improve Your Life? Ask Yourself 3 Powerful Questions Most of Us Have Never Thought of

Research found that the average person has about 60,000 thoughts per day. The bad news? 80 percent of those thoughts are negative and fear-based. Here are three questions to instantly curtail a negative mind.<p>If you're going through the ups and downs of life, maybe thinking about quitting on that …

The Best Books of 2018, According to CEOs

The CEO crowd isn’t the best place to go for book suggestions because they have so little free time to read. Nevertheless, we asked in our recent …

Warren Buffett Looks for One Essential Thing Before He Invests in a Stock

If it's not there, he eliminates it right away.<p><i>How does Warren Buffett invest? originally appeared on Quora:</i> <i>the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world</i>.<p><b>Answer by Gary Mishuris, Managing Partner, Chief Investment Officer at Silver</b> …

Want to Get Rich? Ten 1-Sentence Personal Finance Rules Anyone Can Follow to Become a Self-Made Millionaire

Sometimes the best advice on personal finance comes in 1-sentence bites.<p>Every month I get a number of advance copies of personal finance books.<p>Each includes tens of thousands of words that promise and occasionally deliver something new, even though wealth building, like losing weight, can be summed …

15 Money Habits That Are Making Millennials Rich

Millennials are actually doing just fine, and you should understand why.<p>This story originally appeared on GOBankingRates<p>A lot has been said about the fate of millennials, and much of what's written about this generation tends to focus on how they're prone to frivolous spending and lack financial …

7 Bad Habits Truly Wealthy People Never Have

Almost all of those in the 1 percent have this in common: They don't spend their time doing these things.<p><i>What does the 1 percent do with their time compared to the 99 percent? originally appeared on Quora - the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better</i> …

10 Things to Remember When You Are Feeling Stuck

You cannot start the next chapter of your life if you keep re-reading the old one.<p>We all feel stuck at one time or another--in a bad relationship, in the wrong job, in business, or just generally in life. Whatever the situation, feeling stuck doesn't make us feel good about ourselves. We may lose …

Warren Buffett Says This 1 Simple Habit Separates Successful People From Everyone Else

Billionaire Warren Buffett, the chairman and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway, is 87 years old and still capturing the world's attention as the second …

Here’s the Trump Tax Loophole Your Accountant Can Blow Wide Open

If exploiting a tax loophole is as much an art as a science, then the tax planning profession is poised for a creative renaissance.<p>The inspiration is …

Want to Be a Self-Made Millionaire? Add These 9 Habits to Your Routine

Make these nine habits a part of your daily life, and get to your first million.<p>Visualize life as a building, and habits as the building blocks. The stronger the building blocks are the more the building is able to withstand changes in its environment.<p>Life is short. Consistency will get you far. …

Most Investors Expect a Stock Market Correction Later This Year -- but They Also Aren't Worried About It

Stock market corrections are common, and pretty much inevitable. Here's why you shouldn't sweat the next one.<p>No matter how carefully you've been …

An Old-School Investment Manager That Builds Wealth Quietly

San Francisco — In the hard-sell world of mutual funds, the art of pushing pricey investments is a source of pride for many executives.<p>Not at Dodge & Cox.<p>The old-school investment firm does virtually nothing to promote or market its six modestly priced, actively-managed mutual funds.<p>“Every large …

2 High-Yield Dividend Investing Tips That Could Earn You Thousands

Dividends can tell you more than you think if you pay close enough attention. Here are two tips to help you do just that.<p>I love dividends, but only …

Using Dividend Stocks to Prepare for Market Corrections

Dividend Stocks<p><i>Rather than being fearful and taking drastic measures, dividend stocks can help you hedge against market corrections.</i><p>In <b>stock trading</b>, …

Stock Markets

What You Should (and Shouldn't) Use Your Credit Card For

Credit cards offer more benefits and fraud protection, making them a better way to pay than debit cards or cash for most purchases. That said, there …

JFK's father used a simple trick to spot market bubbles — and you can too

I'm not sounding the alarm on the entire market, but I think it is past the point where buying certain very popular technology companies is a good idea.<p>In fact, I'd go as far as to say that you do not want to own this group of companies today.<p>More on that in a moment. First, let's look back at some …

Ask a Fool: Can I avoid capital gains tax when I sell a stock?

There are a few possible ways to avoid capital gains tax.<p>Q: I'm considering selling one of my stocks at a $5,000 profit. Is there any way I could get out of paying capital gains tax on the sale?<p>The capital gains tax you'll owe generally depends on two main factors: your total income (adjusted gross …

Here's how your spending habits compare to those of the typical American

If you have no idea how much you spent on food, transportation or online shopping last year, you're not alone: Only one in three Americans track their expenses.<p>If you're among the majority, it may be time to look at where your money is going and how much of it is leaving your pocket. Chances are, …

30 Behaviors That Will Make You UNSTOPPABLE

This curated column is authored by leadership & startup consultant Benjamin Hardy AThe post 30 Behaviors That Will Make You UNSTOPPABLE appeared …

7 Major Financial Mistakes to Avoid in Your 40s, According to a Financial Advisor

Set clear goals, build a cash reserve, and more advice from a man who knows his money.<p>Your 20s are for making mistakes. Your 30s are for learning how …

How to Help Kids of All Ages Learn Smart Money Habits

Advice from the author of Make Your Kid A Money Genius (Even If You're Not).<p>On this <i>Motley Fool Answers</i> episode, Alison Southwick and Robert Brokamp …

Pete the Planner: 4 rules for a financially successful relationship

Sitting at an outdoor wedding this past weekend, sweating, listening to the couple exchange vows, promises and one well-timed kiss, my mind began to wander into the financial realm.<p>Having been to dozens of weddings in my lifetime, and having examined thousands of couples' financial lives, I always …

If a 10-year-old started saving for retirement, here's how much $40 a month could eventually earn them

Due to compound interest, the most important factor in building wealth isn't necessarily how much you save. It's actually how long you save for.<p>This is why it's so important to start saving as early as possible. While many people take that to mean starting a retirement account in your 20s, saving …

The 25 highest-paying jobs in America

Students looking to bring home the best pay throughout their careers may want to consider careers in law, medicine or engineering.<p>According to a report from job search platform Glassdoor, some of the best-compensated jobs in the U.S. are concentrated in those fields. To compile its list of …

Employment

3 good reasons not to retire before age 66

Everyone's situation is different, and many of us would love to retire early, but here are some good reasons to consider delaying retirement for at least a few years.<p><i>Success is simple. Do what's right, the right way, at the right time.</i><p>— Arnold H. Glasow<p>The advice above is amusingly unsimple. Most …

Retirement

The only 4 money rules you need to follow to become rich

They're simple, but they can change your financial future.<p>Managing your finances can sometimes seem like a full-time job, with lots of decisions to make and things to learn. But, money management does not have to be complicated if you just step back and look at the big picture.<p>If you follow best …

Retirement Planning

Do You Know These Basic Financial Terms? An Expert Decodes Them All

Does the mere thought of calculating your cut of the dinner tab or logging into your bank account online send shivers down your spine? It turns out …

Retirement Planning

10 small things to give up if you want to save thousands

Small changes can go a long way. In fact, super savers and early retirees will tell you that the key to saving half your income is to start with the …

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 …

Want to get rich? 5 foolproof ways to build wealth

Here’s a question with an easy answer: Want to get rich?<p>Even if you’re not the type to chase wealth, you’d probably say yes to financial comfort. That feeling of not having to think about money — or the more typical reality, stress over it — is what we’re all really after.<p>Whether you ever get to …