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9 Podcasts That Make Me Look Forward to My Morning Commute

I love starting my day with a 30-minute commute by foot, partially because it gets my blood flowing and partially because it gives me time to listen to podcasts. While some podcasts should be reserved for longer periods of time (looking at you, <b>Anna Faris Is Unqualified</b>'s two-hour-long episodes), …

Self-improvement

6 Career-Boosting Podcasts You're Going to Love Listening To

People often say that motivation doesn’t last. Well, neither does bathing, that’s why we recommend it daily.<p><i>—Zig Ziglar</i><p>“How do you stay so motivated …

7 of the Best Books on Investing That Will Help You Save Major Money

<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> …

Personal Finance

Do I need a will? How to write a last will and testament, DIY templates and when to prepare one.

Death. It’s unavoidable, at least for now. And though you may be young and healthy now, if you are older than 18, you’re an adult — so it’s time to …

10 Stocks You Will Want to Own Forever

These Investments Are Tailor-Made for Long-Term Investor Wealth<p>Updated April 12, 2018<p>Warren Buffett turned 87 on August 30, 2017. And there are no …

How to tell whether you should prioritize paying down your mortgage or investing

While both options have their own unique benefits, the bottom line is either course of action can put you in a better position towards financial independence.<p>However, it's important to note that before you consider either option, you'll want to have your fundamentals in place.<p>This includes having …

A financial planner explains exactly how you should prioritize your money

The majority of people who approach me for advice are most interested in guidance as it relates to their investment portfolios.<p>I would like to point out that there is a hierarchy of personal financial priorities, and though very important, investing for the future should be considered third of the …

The Best Free Online Courses to Help With Your Finances

You don’t have to learn everything about money at once, but a course can teach you a lot of useful information at a reasonable pace. Especially if …

Personal Finance

The 7 Best Motivational Books of 2016

While 2016 was a difficult year politically, it was a great year for motivational books.<p>During this month and next, I'm revealing my picks for the best business books of the year, first by category and finally (on December 16) the very best of the best.<p>This post contains the top seven books of the …

4 Bad Reasons Millennials Buy Homes

One of the biggest mistakes Millennials make is purchasing a home before it really makes sense. There is nothing inherently wrong with buying a home, but you might want to reconsider if you are buying your first home for any of the following reasons.<p><b>1. Building Home Equity Beats Paying Rent</b><p>This is …

Personal Finance

We Need to Talk About Money: Seven Stories About Personal Finance

I suppose it’s fitting to begin a piece about personal finance by talking about my own situation: I owe the IRS and the Comptroller of Maryland a …

Personal Finance

Should You Invest in Condos or Single-Family Homes?

This is a common question in real estate investing, is a condo or a single-family residence (SFR) better as an investment property? We didn’t want to …

How To Do Investment Property Analysis

Buying an investment property and joining the world of real estate is exciting! Finding the best property is the catch. There are two types of data …

Real Estate

7 Retirement Budget Killers

Missing Budget Items Can Be Deadly to Your Retirement<p>Updated October 27, 2016<p>Do you ever wonder where the money goes? It seems there is no perfect …

Saving and Spending: How to Know When to Buy, Sell and Save

Image Source<p>Buying, selling and saving investments can be extremely confusing and risky. It is important to understand the basic knowledge of exchanging money, commodities, etc. before diving in too deep. There are many intrinsic details that involve investing and many different types of …

The Science Behind Smarter Decision Making: 7 Mental Models To Know

Every one of us make dozens, if not hundreds of small to big decisions on a daily basis.<p>Some don’t impact our lives at all, while some can change the outcome of our entire lives.<p>“75% of European digital ecosystem is present at #TNW2018”Are you doing business in Amsterdam in May?Join us<p>Whether it’s …

A financial planner helps a 40-year-old with only $30,000 of retirement savings get back on track

But even with the best of intentions, other life expenses can get in the way—and "I'll up my contribution next week" turns into next month, next year … and so on.<p>Before you know it, your meager retirement balance makes you want to put your head in the sand.<p>"If you make yourself so upset about the …

8 Podcasts That Can Improve Your Business Skills and Make You Smarter | Inc.com

If you're someone who wants to stay up to date with business news and learn about the finer points of finance and entrepreneurialism, then one of the best ways to pass your commute or workout is with a business podcast.<p>We've picked our favorites, and we're sure you'll find at least one you'll want …

eBay launches a world-first virtual reality department store

Virtual reality could be the next big thing after the mobile shopping boom, and the brands want in.<p>Not just for gaming, the technology could also …

Virtual Reality

13 things to accomplish with your money before 40

Everyone's allowed a few life mulligans, but by the time you've hit the big 3-0, you should have sorted out most of the reckless habits we tend to fall into as young 20-somethings.<p>This is especially true for money matters, considering you're close to entering your peak earning years. According to …

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

These Are the 3 Most Important Decisions You Will Make in Your Life

I recently attended the Tony Robbins Business Mastery seminar, and what I’m about to share with you will change your life—but only if you take action …

35 Outstanding Podcast Picks From Entrepreneurs Like You | Inc.com

I thought it would be fun to create a list of popular podcasts, but download numbers can be skewed so who's to say what's popular? With that in mind I reached out to my list of peers, clients, and social media connections and received a wonderful response. From marketing, to politics, to religion, …

14 books that will change the way you think about money

A lot of what holds people back from financial success are their thoughts and beliefs about money — not their job title or salary.<p>It turns out, you're probably already making enough money to become rich, as David Bach preaches in "The Automatic Millionaire"; and you <i>can</i> splurge on a $4 mocha and …

14 tips to save up to $1,000 in 30 days or less

Getting rich is a long-term game, but saving a lot doesn't have to be. A few lifestyle changes here and there can add up to help you save hundreds — even thousands — each month.<p>Ramit Sethi, author of "I Will Teach You to Be Rich," launched a challenge to help people save $1,000 in a week, …

As Oil Busts, This Texas Tycoon Sees A Land Of Opportunity

<i>After selling 7 deals in 7 years for $7 billion, press-shy wildcatter Trevor Rees-Jones is better equipped than anyone to pick through the wreckage of the oil and gas bust.</i><p>As Trevor Rees-Jones steps down from his plane, two black labs bound out after him, followed by his wife, Jan, and her terrier. …

Handle awkward date silences, end a conversation with a stranger – plus chat to your children, your parents and your boss. Our panel shares their secrets<p>Children often don’t have the words to say what they’re feeling, and they don’t always understand what we’re looking for when we ask them …

Siblings

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The 5 Minute Rule To Wealth

There are some things that millionaires set themselves apart from the masses by the skills they possess, not just creating vast wealth. These skills …

Self-improvement

Bookmark These Websites and You'll Get Rich Easily

You want to get rich and you are tired of reading through websites that are offering you stale practices of becoming successful? Do not get …