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Opinion: How to teach your children to be investors rather than spenders

As a guest speaker at colleges and high schools, I discovered that most teenagers are clueless about investing. They get an “A” for knowing how to …

Investing

10 Reasons to Give Your Teen on Why Lying Is Bad

Lying is a common behavior problem for teenagers. Sometimes they lie to avoid getting in trouble and, at other times, they stretch the truth to look …

5 Chinese Growth Stocks to Buy in 2018

The first four are fairly well known, but the fifth is not.<p>Stop me if you've heard this before: "The bull run of the past nine years has been so …

I'm 29 and Manage $100 Million — Here Are the 7 Best Pieces of Advice I Can Give You About Investing

No. 6: Do not fall in love with your investments.<p>At 29 years old, I manage $100 million in assets.<p>Some may think I’m on the young side to be managing …

16 Inspiring Prints That Will Motivate You to Live Your Best Life in 2018 — All From Etsy

We could all use a little motivation every once in a while. If you want to start 2018 on a positive and productive note, we have the perfect items to help you along. We gathered all of our favorite inspirational prints on Etsy that you can hang in your home. They are incredibly affordable and will …

Understand These 7 Types of Investments and You'll Practically Be a Pro

<i>When it comes to your finances, do you take a head-on or head-in-the-sand approach? If you identify with the latter, the good news is you're not</i> …

Retirement

18 amazing countries where you can stay, eat, and tour for less than you live at home

When you ask Americans why they don't travel abroad, the top reason they cite is cost.<p>But once you get on that plane to a cheaper part of the world — Southeast Asia, say, or Central America, or even, yes, Northern Europe — man do the prices drop. You won't realize how rich you are until you land in …

The Best Places to Advertise Your Apartment for Rent Online

Where to Advertise Apartments for Rent Online<p>Free and Paid Websites to Post Your Rental On<p>Updated September 01, 2017<p>Advertising your rental online is …

The 9 Best Books on Investing to Buy in 2018

The 9 Best Books on Investing to Buy in 2018<p>Get smart and get rich with these good reads<p>Updated February 06, 2018<p>Whether you’re an experienced trader …

100 Most Popular Funds for Your 401(k) Retirement Savings

These mutual funds have the most assets under management in 401(k) workplace retirement plans.<p>Annualized Total Return<p>Rank<p>Fund Name<p>Symbol<p>Total …

Investing

Get Fit Fast With This Total-Body EMOM Workout

An EMOM workout means changing exercises "every minute on the minute.”<p><i>This article originally appeared on DailyBurn.com.</i><p>You can switch up your …

Workouts

8 Success Habits Learned Building a 7-Figure Business by Age 17

There is no minimum age for starting on the path to success.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The stress of doing your schoolwork, playing a sport and finding time for family and friends is taxing enough during your teenage years. Throw in managing a business, and it gets …

Learn how to start your own business with these online courses

Heads up: All products featured here are selected by Mashable's commerce team and meet our rigorous standards for awesomeness. If you buy something, …

The 10 road trips you need to do before you die [INFOGRAPHIC]

There are many reasons and excuses to ditch planes and embark on a road trip. It could be because you prefer to travel slow, because you hate flying, …

These are the top 5 books you must read to be successful

I post about a lot of books. Most people don’t have the time to read them all, so here are a few of my must-reads.<p><b>1.</b> <i>Influence</i><p>What is it?<p>Most consider …

The 5 Factors That Determine if You Can Get a Mortgage Loan

Can you get approved for a loan to buy your dream home? Here are the five factors that determine your likelihood of approval.<p>So you've finally …

Blue Apron IPO to test Wall Street’s appetite for ‘lazy’ people’s favorite tech startups

Blue Apron Inc., the subscription-based meal-kit delivery company, will test Wall Street’s appetite for unicorn companies that offer monthly services …

There’s a free app from Apple that can help you earn $100,000 a year

‘App Development with Swift,’ available on iBooks, helps you learn to code<p>Want to make up to $100,000 by learning to code? There’s an app for that. …

A Day in the Life of a Day Trader

A Day in the Life of a Day Trader<p>Wondered what a day trader does each day? Find out.<p>Updated March 21, 2018<p>The life of a day trader may seem …

Here Is a Look at the Best Technical Indicators for Day Trading

The Best Technical Indicators for Day Trading<p>Updated March 14, 2018<p>The MACD, RSI, moving average, Bollinger Bands, stochastics, and the list goes on, …

Learn How to Start Trading With These Step-By-Step Instructions

How to Start Trading Stocks<p>Updated March 11, 2018<p>Whether you want to start trading stocks actively, or just want to invest for the long-term, there …

Trading

10 Toxic People You Should Avoid Like The Plague

Quit trying to beat them at their own game.<p>Toxic people defy logic. Some are blissfully unaware of the negative impact that they have on those around them, and others seem to derive satisfaction from creating chaos and pushing other people’s buttons.<p>As important as it is to learn how to deal with …

11 things to give up if you want to be a millionaire

According to self-made millionaire Steve Siebold, almost anyone has what it takes to become a millionaire.<p>"Like most things in life, becoming good at …

Self-improvement

21 Secret Facts About Successful Online Businesses That Nobody Understands

There are a lot of misconceptions about what it takes to run a successful online business. I find that even experienced business owners often underestimate the time, energy and skill it takes to really succeed online.<p>This post will look at 21 “secret” facts that set successful online businesses …

Small Business

4 ways to train yourself to make better decisions faster

But for many people, it's more natural to waffle. That's because — especially at work — you want to be sure you've really thought through your approach and are making the very best choice.<p>Now, what if you could still make good decisions, and just do it faster? Sounds pretty ideal, right?<p>Luckily, …

Is this any way for the Easter Bunny to treat a racing president?

The Easter Bunny is at it again.<p>This time, in the latest bit of mascot-on-mascot violence, Bunny clocked, absolutely clocked, Teddy Roosevelt in the Presidents’ Race at National Park.<p>Here’s another angle:<p>Evidently, Bunny has had it in for the Presidents, especially TR, so maybe it’s TR’s fault for …

Easter Bunny

Spring cleaning: How to clear your mind of psychological clutter

Spring is a great time to sweep out junk and debris that's collected over the past year.<p>But sometimes the household isn't the only thing that needs …