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This One Chart Can Help You Retire Richer

Here are its key takeaways.<p>We’re all familiar with the caveat that past results are no guarantee of future performance. While that’s true, …

Investing

5 books that will help you reach your financial goals

This article is reprinted by permission from NerdWallet.<p>If you’ve already forgotten about those New Year’s resolutions, here’s an easy way to check …

Personal Finance

What Should My Net Worth Be At Age 30, 40, 50, 60?

Everything is relative when it comes to money. If we all have a net worth of $1,000,000, then nobody is truly rich. As such, we must first get an …

It Takes 10,000 Hours to Become an Expert in Anything: Use These 4 Techniques

Mastering a skill takes serious time. Here's how to make the most out of the hours you put in towards mastering you craft.<p>10,000 hours.<p>That's how long it takes to master your craft, according to bestselling author Malcolm Gladwell. Whether you want to become a better leader, an expert in marketing …

Forget Cryptocurrencies, Invest In Platforms

Total market capitalization for cryptocurrencies has surged 400% in just 60 days, while Bitcoin has mostly stayed flat since December.<p>The emerging …

A step-by-step guide to get richer, healthier, and happier in 31 days

If you don't yet have a plan for 2018, you might be in trouble.<p>Lucky for you, we've already made a plan for you. Above is our 31-day guide to starting off a healthy, wealthy, happy year. Each day is accompanied by a task, along with a quick explanation, below, of why it's important.<p>Read on to find …

Sheryl Sandberg

4 Non-Business Books Every Business Person Should Read in 2018

Tired of reading business book after business book? Spice up your reading list while strengthening your business with these four fiction books in 2018.<p>There are a gazillion business books out there that can help entrepreneurs take their lives to the next level, and another gazillion articles to …

151 Content Ideas to Fill Your 2018 Content Marketing Calendar

Is 2018 going to be a big year for you and your business?<p>I’ll be honest, over the 5+ years I have been working in the content marketing space, the …

This Is the Content Strategy I Use to Dominate Your Facebook Feed

Here are the four steps to platform domination.<p>The problem with most content marketing strategies is that they place content as king. But, content isn't king, and this is why ...<p>It isn't to say creating quality, relevant content isn't important. It is. Without this you have nothing, but even if you …

Battle for ‘True’ Bitcoin Is Just Getting Started

In August, the bitcoin world split in two when bitcoin cash broke away from bitcoin. It was the culmination of years of growing tension about how to …

Bitcoin

Say Hello to the Very First Marijuana ETF You Can Buy in the U.S.

Beginning Dec. 26, investors can diversify their cannabis holdings with just one click.<p>The marijuana industry, and marijuana stocks for that matter, …

Investing

The Definitive Guide To Growing Your Instagram Following 3x Faster

On April 9, 2012, the 18 month-old company known as Instagram was bought by Facebook for a cool one billion dollars.That’s a one with nine zeros …

Tom Hardy

Tuesday is Officially No Longer the Cheapest Day to Book Flights

If you've ever been told that Tuesday is the cheapest day of the week to book your flights, we've got news for you — they're wrong. According to …

Travel

I'm a financial planner — here are the best 7 pieces of advice I can give you about money in your 30s

Life can get complicated when you hit 30. You might be in the middle of countless transitions, like moving up in your career, starting a business, buying a home, getting married, growing your family — and a whole lot more.<p>I help my clients with these transitions and other concerns on a daily basis, …

Personal Finance

2 Explosive Altcoins That are Undervalued – Buy the Dip

There is a lot said about the high market cap cryptocurrency coins. I wanted to go over 2 undervalued coins that could be on the verge of exploding …

Cryptocurrency

7 Essential HTML Tags that Separate SEO Pros from the Rookies

For many websites, a #1 ranking is the best thing that’s ever happened to them.Let me tell you a little story.A company built a website. It was just …

Loneliness

12 books Bill Gates, Richard Branson, and other moguls think everyone should read

Microsoft cofounder Bill Gates reportedly reads 50 books a year. Oprah Winfrey has called reading "her personal path to freedom."<p>Gates and Winfrey, along with a number of other successful people, have made book recommendations over the years. Here are some of the titles that could help mold the …

Books

30-minute Python Web Scraper

Ingredients for a simple Image Scraper<p>Python (3.6.3 or newer)<br>• Pycharm (Community edition is just fine)<br>• pip install requests Pillow selenium<br>• geckodriver …

Python Programming

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Forget Bitcoin, Buy Ether

Bitcoin is making headlines again, since it just smashed through its $5000 barrier onto $6000.<p>I’ll tell you why Bitcoin jumped, and why it's …

The Ultimate Beginner's Guide to Bullet Journaling

Staying organized seems easy from afar. Write a daily to-do list, use a calendar, don't take notes on random scraps of paper: these suggestions sound …

Are CMOs Overlooking Google Plus?

“Google+ is still a thing?” This sentiment is common among both casual and frequent social media users. However, despite having the reputation of being the butt of the joke in the social media world, most Google+ (or Google Plus) users would argue that it is actually extremely useful for businesses.<p>…

Google Plus

How to stop sites from 'borrowing' your CPU to mine cryptocurrency

Over the weekend, torrent portal The Pirate Bay was caught running a cryptocurrency miner on its website, queitly hijacking visitors’ computing resources to stack Monero coins, TorrentFreak reported.<p>The Pirate Bay has since confessed its sins on its official blog, claiming the JavaScript mining …

Cryptocurrency

Using Flipboard to Supercharge Your Blog - From Planning to Publishing

Here are a few questions to consider if you want your blog to be known:<p>How do you organize your blog?<br>• How do you plan your blog?<br>• ​How do you stand out …

A former manager at Target became a millionaire using one of Wall Street's favorite trades

Just ask Seth M. Golden, who previously worked as a logistics manager at a Target store.<p>The 40-year-old, who lives in a suburb of Ocala, Florida, says he's grown his net worth from $500,000 to $12 million in five years by shorting the CBOE Volatility Index— or VIX — according to a report from …

Stock Markets

Investors Should Know These Dates in Bitcoin's Civil War | Investopedia

Bitcoin​ has had a spectacular year so far, from beginning 2017 with a price just below $1000 to touching $3000 in June. Good and bad news have …

Free robot lawyer helps low-income people tackle more than 1,000 legal issues

Shady businesses, you're on notice. This robot lawyer is coming after you if you play dirty.<p>Noted legal aid chatbot DoNotPay just announced a massive …

Chatbots

Turn an old monitor into a wall display with a Raspberry Pi

Have an old monitor and Raspberry Pi lying around? Put them both to great use with this DIY wall-mounted display.<p>So you have an unused Raspberry Pi -- or five -- lying around and you don't know what to do with it. You're not alone, even if there are hundreds of projects at the ready.<p>You can turn it …

How to Drive More Traffic Using Google Image Search

Images are the unsung heroes of traffic generation.We all know that keywords, SEO, and great content can lead to more traffic.But there are so many …

Tutorials