Gary Alexander Shaw

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10 Monthly Dividend Stocks to Buy to Pay the Bills

I like making money in the stock market. But I <i>love</i> dividends. You see, the problem with capital gains is that in order to actually enjoy them, you …

A financial planner explains how to start investing with $100

You see, if you save $100 in your sock drawer, 30 years from now when you go to check on it, you will still only have $100.<p>Conversely, if you invest $100 in a mutual fund, even if you never made another investment, with a 7% annual return it has the potential to grow to $761.23 after 30 years with …

Investing

Why You Need to Build Your Business Immediately | Inc.com

Whether you're daydreaming about quitting your job or you find yourself, out of work, it doesn't matter. Everybody's journey is different.<p>If you are reading this with any level of curiosity, that spirit is in you. Whether it's a tiny spark or a full-fledged inferno, you have to do it <i>now.</i><p>Here's …

Mark Zuckerberg

Every Man Should Read These Life-Changing Books

Don’t take life learning and personal growth for granted. Some of these books are guaranteed to expand your mind, provoke your thoughts, and even …

36 Books to Read If You Want to Become a Billionaire | Inc.com

<i>"What one book would you suggest if I want to be a billionaire within next 10 years?" originally appeared on Quora--the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.</i><p><b>Answer by Anuj Raman, founder and evangelist at 10xreading.com, on</b> …

Quora

How To Learn In 2 Days What Normally Takes 6 Months

Research has found that having clarity about your goals is essential to having motivation to achieve those goals.<p>If you’re not clear on what you’re …

Over 100 workers lost jobs after striking on 'Day Without Immigrants'

More than 100 workers across the country were terminated from their positions for taking place in the Feb. 16 "Day Without Immigrants" protest …

How to Drive a Stick Shift | The Art of Manliness

I can still remember the day I learned how to drive a stick shift. My dad and I were looking for a car for my sixteenth birthday. I had my eye on a …

Over and over again, the military has conducted dangerous biowarfare experiments on Americans

On September 20, 1950, a US Navy ship just off the coast of San Francisco used a giant hose to spray a cloud of microbes into the air and into the city's famous fog. The military was testing how a biological weapon attack would affect the 800,000 residents of the city.<p>The people of San Francisco …

Military

How An Entrepreneur Makes Money When They're Broke

Entrepreneurship

You can knock Colin Kaepernick -- don't call him un-American

Colin Kaepernick stood tall while sitting down, which is not an easy thing to do. In fact, what he did in benching himself for the national anthem on …

NFL

Is The Prisoner The Most Underrated TV Show Ever?

Next weekend, Festival No.6 celebrates its fifth anniversary in the village of Portmeirion, north Wales. It is an attractive setting, given the …

Clothing

Your crash course in... Bond yields, or why Ireland can borrow money for next to nothing

Image: Associated Press<p>Image: Associated Press<p>SINCE THE ECONOMIC crash nearly a decade ago, bond yields have never been too far from the …

"God Is Dead": What Nietzsche Really Meant

It’s been 134 years since Friedrich Nietzsche declared: “God is Dead” (or <i>Gott ist tot</i>, in German), giving philosophy students a collective headache …

Friedrich Nietzsche

4 Mindset Changes Successful People Adopt For Unprecedented Success

<i>“Change is the only constant in life.”</i><br>— <b>Heraclitus, Greek Philosopher</b><p>Nowhere today is this more apparent than in the business world. New technologies …

Success Recipe: How to Become a Millionaire in 5 Years

If you wanted to, you can become a millionaire in under five years - there have been many sacrifices to make and obstacles to overcome - but one …

23 Companies That Help You Travel The World For Free (And Might Pay You, Too)

Think you can’t afford to go on vacation? Think again.<p>A Wisconsin-based teacher and author with a passion for Spain, Abbey Algiers looks for inexpensive ways to take trips on her summer holidays. So when she discovered Diverbo, she couldn’t believe it. Diverbo offers free vacations for English …

Travel

How Did Andrew Carnegie Get Rich? (X) | Investopedia

Andrew Carnegie came from nothing to become one of the richest people the world as well as a visionary philanthropist. In 1848, his family emigrated …

Lower of Cost and Market Method

Investing<p>We go over these methods of calculating this component of the balance sheet, and how the choice affects the bottom line.<p>Investing<p>Discover …

A CEO shares 8 simple skills that will radically improve your life

We often focus only on learning skills that are directly pertinent to our job during the busy workweek.<p>Wealthy and successful people, on the other hand, know that there are some other skills outside of their job description that can also immensely improve their wealth and their life.<p>They may not …

The 275-Year-Old Secrets To Online Business Success | Benjamin Franklin’s Leadership Tips

<b>Benjamin Franklin Nailed It In 1751</b>Benjamin Franklin in his early 20s developed a system for achieving almost anything in life that has proven the …

Self-improvement

One simple habit could make you more successful

A new study suggests that there might be a pretty simple way to increase your performance levels: positive self-talk.<p>The study, published in <i>Frontiers</i> …

I've read 12 books about money over the past year — and 3 key pieces of advice appear nearly everywhere

Over the past year, I've read one money-related book a month, from Benjamin Franklin's 1758 classic, "The Way to Wealth" to the more recent bestseller, Ramit Sethi's "I Will Teach You to Be Rich."<p>While each is fundamentally different in style — and varying in content — three pearls of wisdom about …

11 Things Truly Successful People Always Refuse to Do | Inc.com

How do you define success?<p>For some people, it's achieving a level of respect and accomplishment. Others benchmark their personal relationships. Of course, we all know some people who judge it only by the size of their bank accounts.<p>Regardless, there are certain behaviors and habits that you'll find …

Self-improvement

Embed Flipboard Magazines On Your Website or Blog

Sharing magazines to your social networks is a great exercise in promotion, but if you want an attention-grabbing visual—a preview that pops—embed your magazine on your Website.<p>The easiest way to get started is to visit your magazine on the Web.<p>Hover you mouse over “Share” below the bottom right …

The Ultimate Guide to Shining Your Shoes | The Art of Manliness

Whether it’s an upcoming wedding, graduation, or simply another day at the office, a pair of shiny shoes can set you apart as a man who cares about …

Shoes

How to Remember a Person's Name | The Art of Manliness

You’re at a business convention chatting with a colleague, when up walks a man, the head of some major department, a guy you know you’ve met before. …

How Warren Buffett Succeeded: It's More Than Just Stock Picking

For those out there looking for Warren Buffett stocks, if you’re blindly following the “large moat, cheap valuation” mentality, you’re doing it wrong.<p>…