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20 Small Habits That Create Lasting Happiness

Be proud, happy, and excited when you walk out the door in the morning.<p><i>How do you simplify your life? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Lukas Schwekendiek, life coach, motivational speaker,</b> …

Three Muscle-Building Myths

After being steeped in the fitness industry for over a decade, I've seen many fitness fads come and go, and I've also seen many fitness myths dispelled. But there are still a few myths floating around among personal trainers, believed by exercise enthusiasts and found in those fancy fitness …

Financial Fridays: It's Financial Suicide To Own A House

I am sick of me writing about this. Do you ever get sick of yourself? I am sick of me.<p>But every day I see more propaganda about the American Dream of owning the home.<p>I see codewords a $15 trillion dollar industry uses to hypnotize its religious adherents to BELIEVE.<p>Lay down your money, your hard …

Real Estate

SoulCycle withdraws IPO plans it filed back in 2015

May 26, 2018<br>3:01 PM<p>Range of businesses—including fisheries, landscapers and those in summer tourist spots—have complained about worker shortages.<p>May …

What To Read If You Want To Be A Better Investor

How do I educate myself as an investor?<p>This is one of the most common questions I get from readers, and it’s easily the most important. Here is a shortlist of books I would recommend to any newbie to investing. And for that matter, I would recommend them to grizzled market veterans as well.<p>First on …

Rework - Change The Way You Work Forever - IdeaMensch

Most business books give you the same old advice: Write a business plan, study the competition, seek investors, yadda yadda. If you’re looking for a …

Top 100 Money Quotes of All Time

Great quotes encapsulate big ideas in few words. They inspire, motivate, and encourage in a memorable way. On my podcast, I cover all aspects of building wealth, including interviewing authors, investors, and business owners who have achieved great success. In that spirit, I’ve assembled the top …

11 Ways To Raise Your Credit Score, Fast

A recent survey from the National Foundation for Credit Counseling indicates that more people would be embarrassed to admit their credit scores (30%) than their weight (12%).<p>While crash diets don’t usually work and can be unhealthy, it <i>is</i> possible to change your credit score fairly quickly. But just …

9 Things Successful People Do On Sunday Nights

In fact, a 2013 poll conducted by Monster.com found that a whopping 78% of surveyed adults worldwide experience the "Sunday night blues" on a regular basis.<p>Sundays are the dreaded conclusion to a relaxing reprieve from our chaotic workweeks — and many of us get a twinge of melancholy just thinking …

Success

The Great Recession Is Dead: 10 Steps For Success In 2014

It’s over. The Great Recession is officially relegated to Wikipedia and academic studies. The financial problems are fixed. Even Bernanke is looking for historical analysis of his efforts as Yellen arrives and the Fed shifts gears. Kiplinger’s employment/unemployment analysis shows an advancing …

The Biggest Financial Story In The World Is Playing Out Right Now In China

After a credit crunch in June, we saw the seven-day funding rate, a measure of funding, surge to 8.94% on Monday, though at one point this went up to 10%.<p>This was the highest level since it hit 9.29% during the run up in rates in June.<p>But these aren't isolated incidents. We're seeing increased …

High Blood Pressure

This Man's Business Is Providing Fake Job Histories And References

After William Schmidt lost his job as part of a mass layoff from a Columbus, OH auto parts distributor in 2009, several colleagues who had also lost their jobs asked him if he would act as a reference and fib about whether they were still employed. He obliged and was pleased when his friends found …

Activities in The Palm Beaches

Pumpkin Cocktails for a Spirited Thanksgiving

The Atlantico Pumpkin Pie cocktail combines rum, pumpkin, simple syrup, and half and half.<p>Pumpkin nearly trumps turkey in being synonymous with …

Recipes

Top 25 Black Friday tech deals 2013

Every year the Black Friday online circulars hit the Web and lots of sites round up every tech deal under the sun. That's great, but it's always hard to tell the real deals from all the crap that's being advertised to lure you into the stores. The truth is that a lot of the so-called superbargains …

Engadget's Black Friday 2013 roundup

Don't think that the Black Friday shopping rush this year is all about the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. We've rounded up a smorgasbord of Thanksgiving week deals that should appeal to tech-savvy shoppers of all stripes, whether they're looking for entry-level smartphones or giant 4K TVs. Hop past …

Nine Formulas For Wealth Building

If you want to retire in style, you’d better know the numbers. We have some formulas that will provide them.<p>The objective here is to steer you to wiser investments and give you some insights about what will happen to your assets and liabilities over time. The formulas are not complicated. They all …

Index Fund vs. ETFs: Get The Facts

You probably already hear a lot about investing using an index fund vs. ETFs. Both are cheap, and both can be used to own whole markets.<p>Beyond that, things can get fuzzy. There are some very detailed breakdowns of the differences, largely on tax matters. And you can catch up on the specific …

5 Creative Ways To Get A Better Workout On A Treadmill

There's a reason it's nicknamed the "dreadmill." Though reliable, the cardio machine can quickly make for a dull, one-dimensional workout. But according to group fitness instructor and full-time treadmill coach David Siik, this machine is what you make of it, and a little creativity is all you need …

Workouts

10 Investing Tricks That Will Help You Outperform Most Investors

PHILADELPHIA — For all the books, articles and TV shows devoted to investing, it seems to be a difficult body of knowledge to master.<p>But what if the best investing advice is actually the simplest?<p>That’s the bet being made by a group of rabid do-it-yourself investors called the Bogleheads who are …

Why You Would've Been Obsessed With JP Morgan The Man In One Giant Slide

John Pierpont Morgan started a banking dynasty. Beyond that, he was one of the most fascinating men that ever lived.<p>JPM the man knew every word of the Bible, was an early backer of Thomas Edison and saved the U.S. economy twice. But he had a dark side too.<p>See the whole scope of the man in the chart …

U.S. Economy

Meet The 17-Year-Old Trader Who Knows Global Macro Markets Like A Veteran

These days he's passionate about global macro trading and he's garnering attention in the space from more seasoned macro traders.<p>"The breadth and depth of Julian's market knowledge is that of a seasoned macro trader. The young man is very impressive," one New York-based macro trader commented.<p>You …

Stock Markets

5 Training Lessons Learned From My Obnoxious Big Brother

<b>I had to learn how to do a lot of things by myself when I was growing up.</b> My mother is blind and my father drank a lot of Ten Penny. So I did my …

Can MonoPrice's $84 five-speaker/subwoofer system outperform a sound bar?

From the way things are going multichannel home theater speaker systems will be on the endangered species list in a few years. Sound bars epitomize the "good enough" direction the market has taken, and most folks are happy with them, mostly because they sound better than the speakers built into …

Would a Big Bucket of Cash Really Change Your Life? A New Freakonomics Radio Podcast - Freakonomics

(Photo: epSos .de)<p>Why does poverty persist? Is economic mobility still a real part of the American dream? And if you gave every poor family a big …

3 Finance Apps Just As Good As Mint

Since this article was published, Manilla has closed on July 1, 2014. Check out this updated article that highlights three more worthwhile personal …

Ten Ratios To Make You Money In Stocks

Evaluating stocks to buy and sell can be a tricky business, even with all of the data available at your fingertips. Out of the dozens of ratios and metrics that give clues to the financial health of a company, a few of them are extremely useful for their simplicity and effectiveness.<p>Here are ten …

Suzanne Goin's Grilled Pork Burgers

<i>Every week -- often with your help -- Food52's Senior Editor Kristen Miglore is unearthing recipes that are nothing short of genius.</i><p><i>Today: When rethinking the perfect burger, it's what's inside that counts.</i><p>There are perfect burgers made of beef, salt, and pepper. This is not one of those burgers. …

6 Estate Planning Lessons From James Gandolfini's Will

James Gandolfini’s untimely death at 51 brought many discussions, none more strange than the fixation on his will. A few estate planning stories are salacious, such as the tale of Anna Nicole Smith. A few are amusing, such as Leona Helmsley’s $12M trust for her dog Trouble.<p>But most estate planning …

Nine Dangerous Things You Were Taught In School

Be aware of the insidious and unspoken lessons you learned as a child. To thrive in the world outside the classroom, you’re going to have to unlearn them.<p><i>Dangerous things you were taught in school:</i><p><b>1. The people in charge have all the answers.</b> <br>That’s why they are so wealthy and happy and healthy and …