Jacquelyn Atchison

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20 Easy Life Hacks That Will Make You Wealthy

Stop blaming failures on bad luck.<p>Many people strike it rich by just making one smart career move, investing in the right stocks or even inheriting a …

6 Stocks You Should Own Because Hedge Funds Don’t

<b>By Jen Wieczner</b><p>Illustration by Francesco Bongiorni for Fortune Magazine<p>May 20, 2016, 6:30 AM EDT<p><i>Additional reporting by Scott DeCarlo</i><p>In a year full …

12 Money Rules to Live By

Sometimes one-size-fits-all advice works just fine.<p>One-size-fits-all financial advice isn’t supposed to work. We’re all as unique as snowflakes, so …

40 Fresh Blogging Tools For Better Traffic and Bigger Earnings

Whether you’re a casual enthusiast, blogger, or digital publishing professional, these <b>fresh blogging tools</b> in the list below will be a much-needed …

Infographics

The 3 Best Dividend Mutual Funds

As interest rates rest near zero, investors are increasingly turning to specialty stock funds to generate income, but not all dividend funds are created equally. A good fund should create returns by appropriately balancing the need for income with a desire to preserve and grow investor's capital …

Investing

10 Ways to Make Your First Billion Dollars

<i>By Stefanie O'Connell</i><p>The six-figure salary has long stood as an income ideal -- representing, for many, a milestone of having "made it." However, those who top lists like the legendary Forbes 100 are not content to stay at six, or even seven, figures. They drive their earnings and wealth-building …

20 Ways To Improve Your Finances In Under 20 Minutes

Some important financial moves are painful, time consuming, or both. Tackling mountains of debt or complex estate planning come to mind. Yet many smart financial steps are simple and take just a few minutes.<p>These simple steps can increase our savings, decrease our spending, or make us smart …

Personal Finance

Your 6-step, 30-minute annual portfolio check-up

You know that face pets and small children make when they taste something yucky? That’s the same face investors have been making since early January, when the stock market started to go sour.<p>Don’t let that bitter taste spoil the rest of your year — or your long-term investment returns. Remember, …

Investing

This Is How to Increase Grit, According to Research

Ever feel like you just wanna give up on something? How can you develop the inner strength necessary to achieve your long term goals?<p>Turns out that …

3 Smart Ways You Can Put $1,000 to Work Right Now

Whether it's from your tax return, a bonus at work, or some other means, if you've found yourself with an extra $1,000 or more on hand that you're looking to spend in a smart way, then you have a lot of choices. Below you'll read about three things you can do to help you build a bigger nest egg, …

Investing

3 strategies to fund your child's college education

Bills to pay, retirements to be funded, big purchases to be saved for: The financial demands most families face can make saving for a child's college education seem overwhelming or even unattainable. But with some planning, it doesn't have to be.<p>Here are three flexible strategies that can help you …

Personal Finance