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EU Tells Tsipras the Party’s Over as Euro Exit Door Swings Open

After five months of drama, false dawns and unpleasant surprises, Europe’s leaders are finally ready to show Alexis Tsipras the exit.<p>Behind the doors …

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Meet the eccentric president of Liberland, the world's newest micronation

Vít Jedlička is a politician frustrated with the politics of his native Czech Republic. He is long on ideas, but short on how to implement them.<p>Jedlička ran several times for office in the Czech Republic, mainly on a platform of tax reform, he told Business Insider during a recent interview. He won …

“La religión no tiene nada que decirme sobre mi trabajo”

El investigador canadiense fue uno de los que predijo la existencia de una radiación fósil en el cosmos que probó que el universo había comenzado con …

Science Confirms: Money Doesn’t Buy Happiness

Research explores the science of how you become spoiled—and how to prevent that from happening<p>You’re always chasing your next raise—but will it really make you any happier?<p>Wealth may make it harder for you to appreciate simple pleasures, a new study from Spain suggests.<p>And that’s bad news for your …

20 Little Changes for a Healthier Life

Little tips that can make a big difference to your health over time<p>It's hard to make big changes in life. The energy and time commitment is often too great. That's why so many Americans still struggle with their health. The problem isn't knowing what to do; it's doing it. So why not take the …

Investment advisers are getting fat on fees again

Complacency must be setting in again because you all are getting lazy.<p>While the rise of low-fee funds and advisers continues en masse, the average …

How emotions affect money habits

We aren’t particularly rational creatures when it comes to money.<p>For example, my family’s recent house search left me underwhelmed—until I walked …

4 ways to retire by age 55

The retirement plans of Google GOOG, -0.92% Chief Financial Officer Patrick Pichette, 52, who announced last March that he wanted more time to travel …

Americans should sharply limit sugar intake

A spoonful of sugar may help the medicine go down, but the health effects of too much sweet stuff are far from delightful, according to a recent …

The man who ‘invented’ Impressionism

It’s hard to believe that Monet, Degas and Renoir once faced hostility from the art world. Alastair Sooke reveals how one man changed everything.<p>Few movements in the history of art feel as familiar as Impressionism. Barely a week goes by without Monet and his contemporaries generating headlines for …

DAVID BIANCO: The Stock Market Will Likely Go Down Before It Goes Up Again

While that would represent a respectable 9% gain from today's levels, he is nevertheless one of the more bearish strategists followed by Business Insider.<p>Not only that, he also warns that the S&P is likely to make a 5%+ down move in Q1 before coming back.<p>"We think the key issue for 2015 is how the …

Science fiction: How not to build a future society

Science fiction films have many warnings for us – not least, how the road to a perfect future society is fraught with peril. Quentin Cooper loads up the DVD player to see what lessons we can learn.<p>Science-fiction films sometimes offer us a future so bright we’ve got to wear shades. But mostly we’re …

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What matters for markets next year: Goldman Sachs

It's crystal-ball time for market watchers and Goldman Sachs is no different, outlining its top-10 themes for 2015, with its eyes on the economic …

Ex-Planned Parenthood Director: They Told Me Every Baby Killed in Abortion Made Them $313.29

In a new expose’ video released today, a former Planned Parenthood abortion clinic director says Planned Parenthood put a price on the value of a …

4 Costly Money Mistakes You're Making With Your Kids

Help your kids become financially literate.<p>When you’re a parent, it’s easy to get caught up in day-to-day money issues: Which brand of milk is a …

5 Scientifically Proven Ways to Be Happier at Work

Most people I meet assume that if anyone on the planet is happy at work, I am. Their assumption is easy to understand: I co-founded and run a company …

How Prudent Investors Should Handle An Environment Of "Low Returns"

First off, if you are expecting to achieve historical average rates of return from stocks or bonds from current prices please go read, "How To Time The Market Like Warren Buffett." The bottom line is a 10-year treasury note pays you little more than 2% per year and stocks are likely to earn you …

The Google engineer teaching happiness in three steps

Google engineer Chade-Meng Tan claims he has the secret to a contented, stress-free life. David G Allan tried out his happiness advice and looked at the science – does it work?<p>Deep inside the global tech behemoth Google sits an engineer with an unusual job description: to make people happier and …

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The Buy Nothing Year: How Two Roommates Saved More Than $55,000

A little over a year ago, Geoffrey Szuszkiewicz, a 31-year-old accountant in Calgary, began analyzing his monthly spending. What he saw, he says, was eye-opening: “I was spending so much every month, no matter how much I made it never seemed like I was getting ahead. It was typical lifestyle creep.”<p>…

A Guide to Identifying Your Home Décor Style

Many of us peruse home décor books, magazines, websites, and blogs and like much of what we see there…but when it comes to decorating our own homes, …

Is praising a child good or bad for them?

We assume that enthusiastic words motivate children to try harder. But when you look at the evidence, it’s not that clear-cut. It all depends on the wording.<p>Your child presents you with their latest artistic creation. It’s a painting of a figure with very long thin legs, no body and big hair. It’s …

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What 10 Things Should You Do Every Day To Improve Your Life?

Chris Pecoraro—Getty Images<p>Sam Edwards—Getty Images/Caiaimage<p>Jetta Productions—Getty Images<p>by nacoki ( MEDIA ARC )—Getty Images/Flickr RF<p>Reza …

Warren Buffett's three 'fundamentals of investing'

Warren Buffett says if you want to learn how to make money from the stock market you should look at how he made some money with two small real estate …

Marx Was Right: Five Surprising Ways Karl Marx Predicted 2014

There’s a lot of talk of Karl Marx in the air these days – from Rush Limbaugh accusing Pope Francis of promoting “pure Marxism” to a <i>Washington Times</i> …

Ocho anécdotas sobre Isaac Newton que deberías conocer

Isaac Newton descubrió la ley de la gravedad. Reunimos algunas anécdotas curiosas sobre la vida y obra de este genio.<p>1. Cuando Isaac Newton era …