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Billionaire Mark Cuban: ‘One of the great lies of life is follow your passions’

Mark Cuban grew up working class in Pittsburgh. His father installed upholstery in cars and his mom worked a myriad of odd jobs. Today, Cuban is …

Entrepreneurship

Don’t Die in the Woods Survival Tent

Price: $17 | BuyThis compact and lightweight pouch belongs in every outdoor travel kit. It packs an emergency 2-person tent made from tear-resistant, …

Camping

A physician’s financial advice to his widow

I am the one obsessed about finances in our house. Updating our monthly net worth spreadsheet and ensuring we are not paying mindless monthly fees …

Health Care

26 "As Seen On TV" Products That Actually Work

I need all of these.

Shopping

John Perry Barlow's Tips for Being a Better Adult Are Perfect

The Internet pioneer and Grateful Dead lyricist passed away this week. His sage advice on living your best life, however, will endure<p>If the name John Perry Barlow means something to you, chances are you're a Deadhead, an early reader of Wired, or involved in the various battles to keep the Internet …

Grateful Dead

A couple keeps getting mysterious Amazon packages they didn't order — and they can't make it stop

One Boston-area couple is getting the Amazon treatment — and they want it to stop.<p>Since October, Mike and Kelly Gallivan have received 25 Amazon packages that neither of them ordered, they told The Boston Globe. Low-cost items like USB-powered desktop plastic fans and humidifiers, computer vacuums, …

Shopping

BANK OF AMERICA: These 10 stocks could surge more than 20% this year

Bank of America Merrill Lynch has issued a list of stock picks to clients which could help investors.<p>The list contains 38 stock recommendations in the benchmark S&P 500 index, which they predict will gain in value throughout 2018.<p>BAML's list included a price objective for each stock pick, which …

Investing

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4 Best Websites for Earning Side Income to Grow Your Savings

Before you can save money, you’ve got to earn it. The web lends a helping hand for those interested in <b>how to make extra money from home</b> with a …

Want a Lucrative Side Hustle This Year? Read This 1 Book Immediately

Time to make that paper.<p>The podcast Don't Keep Your Day Job with Cathy Heller showcases creatives who make a living doing what they love. It tells the stories of people who have figured out how to pursue their life's purpose and get paid for it (it was also, incidentally, the #1 podcast in the "New …

Entrepreneurship

If You're in Your 40s, Consider Buying These 3 Stocks

A.O. Smith, Apple, and Visa have traits that investors entering the second half of their careers should be seeking.<p>Investors in their 40s are likely …

Investing

10 Best Backpacking Tents of 2018

What are the best backpacking tents recommended by backpackers? We surveyed backpackers to find out what tents they use and their top picks include …

If a woman has these 14 qualities never let her go, scientists say

People in long term relationships will someday get to the point where they need to ask themselves: Is this really the person I want to spend the rest …

Harvard

3 Stocks You Can Safely Own Until 2030

Sleep well holding shares of these three businesses for the next 12 years.<p>Buy-and-hold investing is the best way to predictably generate wealth over …

A man who retired at 34 shares a spreadsheet that helped him get there

Tab 1: Balances<p>Balances is the finances-at-a-glance tab.<p>Brandon uses the website Personal Capital to track his spending and saving, and inputs those …

How Life Insurance Can Provide Retirement Income | Investopedia

Many people use assets in a retirement investment account or an annuity to generate income during retirement. But did you know you can use certain …

If I Could Buy Only 1 Marijuana Stock, This Would Be It

Marijuana stocks are hot. And this one could generate heat for a long time to come.<p>According to the Chinese, 2018 will be the year of the dog. When …

Watch Out, Bitcoin Investors: The IRS Wants Its Share of Your Profits

Find out how lawmakers took away a key tax break.<p>Bitcoin surged in 2017, turning many early adopters of the cryptocurrency into millionaires. …

This Is Totally Why You're Not Successful Yet

There is no shortage of excuses for failure, and even more for mediocrity. This list will make you aware of the real truth about your ability to be successful.<p>You're frustrated. No matter how hard you work, how much you plan, or how badly you want it, you are not living the life of your dreams. But …

A former manager at Target became a millionaire using one of Wall Street's favorite trades

Just ask Seth M. Golden, who previously worked as a logistics manager at a Target store.<p>The 40-year-old, who lives in a suburb of Ocala, Florida, says he's grown his net worth from $500,000 to $12 million in five years by shorting the CBOE Volatility Index— or VIX — according to a report from …

Stock Markets

How to Make a Bug Out Bag

This handy checklist will help you make a bug out bag for any emergency.<p>The first step in preparing for an emergency situation that may require you to quickly leave your home, is setting up a disaster kit, or what's often known as a "bug out bag." In the case of a flood or fire, you may only have …

Camping

How to clean up your Mac

Upgrade your operating system<p>These instructions assume you have the latest Mac operating system, macOS Sierra. If you don't, we recommend upgrading. …

Operating Systems

Learn the Double-Stitch Technique to Handsew Leather

<b>Get the Book!</b> The first comprehensive guide to applying digital design techniques to traditional leatherwork .<p>Though its history dates back to the dawn of civilization, leatherworking remains an enjoyable and useful skill even in the age of 3D printers. And while you can spend a lifetime learning …

The Math of Winning Monopoly

That beautiful mind and game theorist John Nash would be proud. “Stand-up Mathematician” Matt Parker recently took a hard look at the probabilities …

Board Games

Gifts for Gamers Who Have Every Game (Or Just The Good Ones)

Do you have one of those annoying friends who backs every Kickstarter and pre-orders every game, so it makes it impossible to get them anything for …

Board Games

How To Generate $112K Of Retirement Income From A $500K Portfolio

Today I’m going to show you an easy way to use the S&P 500 Dividend Aristocrats—companies that have hiked their dividends for 25 straight years or more—to build a durable income stream you can retire on.<p>But before I do, there’s something I need to tell you about these 50 companies, which are …

Investing

How I Struck out on Citi Prestige and AMEX Platinum Retention Offers

Good morning everyone, I hope your weekend is off to a great start. By the time you read this post, I should be in Washington, D.C. for the Boarding …

19 Instagrams You Should Follow If You're Slightly Obsessed With Pretty Handwriting

Say yes to penmanship porn.

10 ways to improve yourself for $100 or less

While it may be true that opportunity doesn't knock on your door that often, it's true that you'll only make the most of the good times when you're truly prepared.<p>Fortunately, there are many ways to reinvent yourself for under one Benjamin!<p>Ranging from career growth to personal finance to personal …

Personal Finance

How To Avoid Taxation On Life Insurance Proceeds

Wouldn't it be nice if you could pass on your entire estate free of taxation? While this scenario is highly unlikely, there are some smart decisions …

Retirement