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I retired a millionaire at 30 — this is the key to earning more money

Over the past 2 years I've written over 300,000 words about money, spent over 200 hours talking and recording for the podcast, answered over 1,700 reader emails, and done over 200 media interviews all about money. Many people ask me what's my best piece of advice about money.<p>I usually give some …

Opinion: If you want to get rich, invest in Treasury bills, not FAANG stocks or bitcoin

Demand curves are usually downward-sloping. That’s because people will buy more of a product when it is cheaper and less of it when it is more …

Passive income is the key to building wealth — here's how much work really goes into the most popular income streams

Passive income is the holy grail of ways to make money.<p>According to Wikipedia, "Passive income is income resulting from cash flow received on a regular basis, requiring minimal to no effort by the recipient to maintain it."<p>There are two key phrases in this definition that will help you define what …

What Is Bitcoin, and How Does It Work?

If you find the concept of Bitcoin confusing, you are not alone. The virtual currency has been a constant source of controversy, but it is still not well understood.<p><b>Are Bitcoins those coins I see in photographs?</b><p>No. Those coins are novelty items that newspapers used in photographs because they …

Bitcoin

Building a Real-Time Streaming ETL Pipeline in 20 Minutes

There has been a lot of talk recently that traditional ETL is dead. In the traditional ETL paradigm, data warehouses were king, ETL jobs were …

Becoming Antifragile: Beyond "Sissy" Resilience | The Art of Manliness

What’s the opposite of a person or organization that’s fragile?<p>If you ask most people this question, they’ll likely say “robust” or “resilient.” But …

How to make the perfect Old Fashioned

Despite its name, the Old Fashioned moves with the times. From the first time the ingredients were mixed in the early nineteenth century, Bourbon …

Bitters

The 8 Types of Liqueurs You Need to Know by Heart

Not many people can say that their mom makes a stiff cocktail.<p>But I can. Later in life, my mom decided to go to bartending school and get her …

Cocktails

World War II Fitness Test | The Art of Manliness

Have men these days “gone soft?” Is our generation less manly than past generations? Are we less tough than our grandfathers?<p>I see guys debate these …

Change Your Shot Shape By Changing Your Finish

How your swing ends says a lot about the motion you made to get there<p>Thinking about your swing from beginning to end is natural, working from address to backswing to downswing to finish. But starting from the opposite end—the finish—can help influence the way you curve shots.<p>How your swing ends …

My 2 Cents: The best chipping drill ever

<i>Editor’s Note: This article was written by Kyla Carlson (Alaska), Hayley Mortensen (Oregon), Garret Howell (Arizona) and Seth Abrahamson (Guam), four</i> …

Manly Quotes | 80+ Quotes on Men & Manhood | The Art of Manliness

When putting together our two paperback books, we sought to pepper the text in each with quotes about men and manhood. What we quickly discovered was …

How To Get The Exact Haircut You Want, Every Time

Why leave it to chance when you don't have to?<p><i>By Stephen J. Praetorius f</i><i>or GQ.</i><p>In an ideal world, going in to get a haircut would be a smooth, painless endeavor. Your barber would be someone you trust, who knows exactly how you want your locks to look, and as you walk into the shop, they’d greet you …

Swinging Too Fast? Hint: You're Not

Forget about speed – power is all about rhythm<p>Contrary to popular belief, a swing with a quick tempo is not disastrous, as long as you have good rhythm. Confused? Let's take a closer look.<p>Musicians will tell you there's a difference between tempo and rhythm—and knowing how to tell them apart is …

5 under-the-radar movies to watch on Netflix

When you think of Netflix these days, you probably think of awesome original series such as <i>House of Cards, Stranger Things</i> and <i>Narcos</i>. But Netflix is …

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