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Learn finance secrets with this $15 online course

It’s not as easy to make it in the world of finance as <i>The Wolf of Wall Street</i> made it look. You can’t just show up in a nice suit, exploit a bunch of …

12 things to do in Honolulu

Mountain ranges along the North Shore<p>Nine days are hardly enough to explore the beauty and serenity of Hawaii. This 50th state of America, after all, …

Food Preservation

4.5 Ways to Make Your Life as an Entrepreneur Easier

Entrepreneurs typically wear a lot of hats. The trick to getting ahead is to take a few off.<p>How many small business hats do you wear? Probably a lot. Indeed, when you are the boss, your hats likely include:<p>Entrepreneur<br>• VP of Sales<br>• Accounts Payable and Receivable<br>• Customer Support<br>• Social Media …

Time Management

Income-based student loan repayment plans

Sometimes you may not make enough money to cover your student loan payments. This video helps you better understand income-based student loan …

Bad Credit? Even an Entrepreneur in Your Shoes Can Score a Loan. Here Are 3 Options.

Ten years ago, entrepreneurs with bad credit were usually out of luck. Thankfully, times have changed, thanks to non-bank lenders.<p>6 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Most business owners struggling to overcome poor credit have a notoriously hard time qualifying …

Personal Finance

You might want to turn yourself into an LLC under the Republican tax plan

There has been an a lot of discussion about how, under the Republican tax plan, highly paid professionals will want to turn themselves into LLCs in order to take advantage of special cuts for business owners. This week, the Tax Policy Center produced the clearest analysis I've seen yet …

5 Bestselling Books From 2017 That Will Put You Ahead of the Competition In 2018

These bestselling books offer valuable communication and public-speaking tips for entrepreneurs and leaders.<p>I've read 75 nonfiction books published this year in a wide range of categories from history to business. Most of the books are bestsellers and offer actionable insights into leadership, …

Public Speaking

Top income investor: ten stocks you should own for the next decade

Shares around the world look expensive as markets have marched up over recent years but it’s still possible to find high-quality businesses, trading at attractive valuations – and paying a sustainable dividend.<p>With this in mind, we've found 10 stocks across the globe that balance cash generation …

Investing

Lazarus - A Man Raised From the Dead

Profile of Lazarus, Close Friend of Jesus Christ<p>Lazarus was one of the few friends of Jesus Christ who was mentioned by name in the Gospels. In fact, …

5 Oahu Beaches You Should Visit!

If you book a trip to Hawaii, there’s a high chance that you’ve obviously got beaches on your mind and there are certainly plenty to choose from! My …

Bahamas for Families

Save Place<p>Ranfurly Drive, Nassau, The Bahamas<p>The Bahamas has many attractions to choose from but if you're looking for a memorable and exciting …

Stay Ahead of the Curve: Read These 10 Books Before They Become Movies in 2018

As of late, there have been some pretty impressive movie adaptations taking over the big (and small) screen. Need we remind you that your favorite …

The Most Difficult and Highly Underrated Skill in Business

Without this skill in place, businesses wouldn't be able to scale successfully.<p>Managing people is the hardest, yet most underrated skill in the business world today. The ability to get people to not only listen and follow, but to think and execute.<p>Many have said skills are innate. Others believe in …

worldtoday

The Most Romantic Destination in Every State

1 of 52<p><i>RELATED</i>: 20 Beautiful Beach Views From Around The World<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 52<p>Alabama — Cheaha State Park<p>3 of 52<p>Alaska — Mendenhall Ice …

Want to Raise Kids With Great Empathy? Always Ask Them This One Simple Question

Asking your kids how you are doing as a parent makes them see that you want more than the facts.<p>"How am I doing as your dad?"<p>It's a question I didn't ask often enough.<p>Yet, it's an incredibly valuable question to ask, because to my kids it meant I was being vulnerable enough to ask for their …

Parenting

Yes, You Can Make Millions With This Insanely Simple Strategy (But Most Entrepreneurs Don't)

A Harvard study reveals the power of this one change in business.<p>"Holy shit."<p>$1 million dollars in new sales from one single source. In just 10 months.<p>It was October 2016 when I found out that we hit jackpot.<p>And this golden mine was none other than Yelp, a popular consumer review site.<p>Now, most …

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Airline reveals which window seats you should definitely avoid

How many times have you boarded a plane and arrived at your carefully selected window seat, only to find there’s no window?<p>Given the sky-high view is …

Virgin Australia

Father and daughter rode all 49 Disney World rides in 1 day

Father-daughter time is different for every family, but your quality time probably can’t beat spending 17 hours at Walt Disney World.<p>A Disney-loving dad who goes by Kenny the Pirate online and his daughter, Jordyn, embarked on a challenge on December 6 to ride all 47 rides at Disney World in just …

Walt Disney Company

How to earn two top business credentials for less than $50

Are you sick of getting passed over for promotions and raises simply because you don't have an MBA? It's difficult to stand out with just an …

Business Analysis

4 Ways To Create Steady Retirement Income

Hopefully, you’ve saved for decades. Now, how do you convert your nest egg into a stream of retirement income that lasts as long as you do? It’s a pressing question. Americans have a particularly low knowledge about preserving assets and sustaining income in retirement, according to the American …

Incredible Travel and Adventure Photography by Jodi Nasser

<b>Jodi Nasser</b> is a talented photographer, traveler and blogger currently based between Los Angeles and New York, USA. Jodi specializes in travel & …

How to Sell Your House Fast: 5 Must-Know Tips to Move Your Property

If you're wondering how to sell your house fast, you probably don't have a whole lot of time for chitchat. You have zero time to spend researching …

Real Estate

Flying to All 50 States (and Earning Unlimited Free First Class Travel for a Year)

When United announced new Wilmington service earlier in the week I initially assumed they meant Wilmington, Delaware but it was actually Wilmington, …