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Launch a professional copywriting career for just $24

You’re smart, you’re creative, and you can write a little bit. Congratulations, you might just be a copywriter! But before you go charging into a top ad firm and demand a spot at the table, you’ll need to understand some of the basic steps in crafting solid, effective advertising copy.<p>You can start …

Writing

13 Real Ways I Make Money Online

Here's how you can make bank from the web.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In this video, Entrepreneur Network partner Jeff Rose explains 13 ways you can make money online, from podcasting to sponsored content. The internet provides a massive opportunity for …

The ultimate beginner's guide to trading online

Online trading gives you an opportunity be your own boss, set your work hours, work from home (or the beach), and make as much money as you want without the artificial cap placed on salaries.<p>However, beginner traders often have a hard time understanding how the market works – the information …

Bitcoin needs to be worth $1,000,000 to be a legitimate currency

Think bitcoin is in bubble territory? You ain’t seen nothing yet, says one cryptocurrency expert, who believes its value needs to surge by about 300 …

My Journey To Financial Independence: 81-Stock August Portfolio Update - Buying Gilead And Growth Stocks

August felt like a big summer sale to me as I invested a record $3,911 in fresh capital but also exited 3 positions and trimmed another amounting to …

The 3 Rules for Being a Successful Day Trader | Inc.com

For years, people didn't take day traders seriously. They were often mocked in the investing community. They had a reputation for trying to make a quick buck without putting in the hard work. But over the past few years, things have changed. People have finally realized that there's a significant …

Trading

How to build muscle

How to build muscle<p>The strength of your muscles is directly proportional to how strong you are. Then there’s also the matter of being able to flaunt …

How to run without destroying your knees

Sure, the excuse “I can’t run, it’ll hurt my knees” has gotten legions of couch potatoes off the hook—but its usefulness may have finally run …

Had a Job Interview but No Callback? Here’s What to Do Next Time

Days have passed since your job interview, and no one’s called or emailed.<p>Later, you learn someone else was hired for the position. You were sure you aced the interview and would advance to the next round, but obviously the interviewer saw it differently.<p>Here’s where things may have gone wrong and …

Employment

Best Types of Funds to Invest When in Your 30s and 40s

Best Funds to Invest in Your 30s and 40s<p>How to Invest With the Best Types of Mutual Funds in Your Middle Years<p>Updated September 21, 2017<p>Are there …

Hate Taxes? 5.8 Million Americans Earned an Average of $10,722 Tax-Free By Doing This

Anyone can use this simple method to cut their taxes.<p>Given how much Americans hate taxes, it's shocking to discover that out of nearly 150 million …

How A High-Earner Couple Got $100,000 Into Roth IRAs Via The Backdoor

If it’s tax season, it’s Roth season. High-income earners can’t open Roth IRAs directly; but there’s a backdoor way in. Since 2010 Congress has allowed Roth conversions for all taxpayers, regardless of income, so high-income earners can get Roths by first opening a traditional IRA that’s …

When Does It Make Sense to Contribute to a Roth 401(k)?

How to Make the Roth vs. Pre-Tax 401(k) Decision<p>Updated April 12, 2018<p>Saving for retirement is an important step to take on the path to true …

How To Hack Your Brain To Destroy Procrastination, According To Harvard Research

<b>How to beat the "Tomorrow Syndrome" that almost everyone faces.</b><p>People procrastinate for many reasons, but the result is always the same: they rush to get the task done at the last minute or miss the deadline. Even though it feels frustrating to procrastinate, people still continue this bad habit. …

7 Steps to a Perfectly Written Business Plan

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Every business needs to have a written business plan. Whether it’s to provide direction or attract investors, a business plan is vital for the success for your organization. But, how do you write a business plan?<p>SBA.gov recommends that a …

Lean Body Mass Workouts

Building mass takes time, especially if you want lean mass. Anyone can add a ton of calories into their diet, hit the weights and bulk up, but a …

5 Ways To Create A Powerfully Productive Mind

Who needs Tony Robbins when you can motivate yourself? Overcoming the emotional hurdle to get stuff done when you’d rather sit on the couch isn’t …

Motivation

15 Things Amazingly Productive People Do Differently

While we all have the same amount of time, we don't all use it in the same way. Here are 15 ways productive people make good on their time.<p>What if you could get more done without feeling overwhelmed, overworked, and overloaded?<p>Very productive people do it all the time. It actually has less to do …

The Six Things The Most Productive People Do Every Day

James Altucher Contributor<p>James Altucher is the founder of Choose Yourself Media.<p>More posts by this contributor:<p>How to quit your job the right way<br>• How To Win The Day<p>I admit I stole this title. Part of being productive is to piggyback on the shoulders of greatness. So I decided to write down what six …

This Is The Best Way To Motivate Yourself To Exercise: 4 Proven Secrets

Workout motivation. You don’t have any. You know exercise is good… and you still don’t do it. You’re not alone.We all want a magic pill that makes us …

7 tricks to motivate yourself to clean your house even when you don't want to

I've always thought of myself as relatively clean and organized — I shower daily, launder weekly, and make it a point to never leave food wrappers or dirty dishes lying about. Impressive, no?<p>And yet. I found dust bunnies that had grown into mutant rabbits under my bed; a bag of dried mascara on my …

3 Powerful Reasons I Love to Fail

Everyone is afraid to fail. But the only way to succeed is to welcome failure. This post shows you a solid process to use failure in your favor.

7 Exquisite Ways You Can Enhance Your Brain Power

Read more on my blog!<p>www.joeyt.net/blog<p>No matter who you are or what you do, there are so many different ways that you can enhance your brain power …

Motivation

The surprisingly frugal habits of 8 extremely wealthy people

But to a billionaire it means showing up to work in a T-shirt and jeans, driving a Toyota or Volkswagen, and, in some instances, foregoing the purchase of a private jet or lavish vacation home.<p>Surprisingly, some of the richest people on earth are incredibly frugal, each one with their own …

20 Little Habits That Will Help You Live A Better Life

As Aristotle famously said, we are what we do repeatedly. Success and happiness are largely the results of practicing good habits.<p>The most important habits are keystone habits; habits which have positive cascading effects throughout your life. Here are 20 of the most effective, valuable keystone …

How To Start Investing With Just $1,000

Recently a Forbes reader I’ll call Susan emailed me about how to get started investing. Here’s what she said:<p>I just turned 18 years old, and would like to invest young so that I can have life-long investments. I’m interested in investing in mutual funds, and somewhere where there will not be …

Investing

Brexit referendum: What it means for Americans' retirement, investments

The Brexit referendum — the decision by Britons to withdraw from the European Union — wiped $2.08 trillion off global equity markets on Friday — the biggest daily loss ever — according to Standard & Poor's Dow Jones Indices.<p>But what does this mean for individual investors and consumers in the …

4 High-Paying Medical Jobs You Don't Need an MD for

For those who want to work in the medical field, but cannot commit more than eight years to receive highly intensive medical training, there are …

$1.3T in U.S. wealth shredded since 'Brexit'

Brexit isn't just a European problem after all. The United Kingdom's decision to quit the European Union is costing U.S. investors a pretty penny.<p>U.S.-based companies in the broad Russell 3000, including online advertising company <b>Alphabet (GOOGL)</b>, software maker <b>Microsoft (MSFT)</b> and global bank</b> …