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Blockchain is crappy technology and a bad vision for the future

This December I wrote a widely-circulated article on the inapplicability of blockchain to any actual problem. People objected mostly not to the technology argument, but rather hoped that decentralization could produce integrity.<p>Let’s start with this: Venmo is a free service to transfer dollars, and …

Blockchain

I'm a 25-year-old newlywed and share my bank account with my husband — here's why

I hate talking about money.<p>I cringe when my colleagues bring up student debt or what they pay in rent, but the one place I was determined to be open and honest about my finances was in my marriage.<p>Like many millennials, I have student loan debt, but my husband does not. He loves to save, while I'm …

What Is the Difference Between Marketing, Advertising, and Branding? A Simple Analogy to Help Explain

To understand the differences between these concepts, simply apply them to you.<p>In my work with entrepreneurs and business students, I often hear marketing strategies explained as "having social media," "having an online brand," or "advertising a lot."<p>These explanations make me cringe because, while …

17 little things successful people do every day, no matter what

Whether it's your physical condition, emotional outlook or level of productivity, the things you repeatedly do every day define your quality of life. Here are the daily habits several executives credit for the success they have achieved in life.<p>1. Set up predetermined browser tabs to open …

Productivity

4 Debt Consolidation Loan Options

4 Types of Debt Consolidation Loans<p>Debt Consolidation Loan Options<p>Updated November 25, 2017<p>Paying off debt can be difficult, especially when you have …

5 Simple Steps To An Excellent Credit Score

Whether you like it or not, your credit score matters. A good score is critical for affordable mortgages and auto loans. But it can also play an over-sized role in determining your auto insurance premium. There are hundreds of scores in the market, but most (including FICO and VantageScore) focus …

Personal Finance

I'm a Millennial Millionaire. Here's How I Got So Rich

'Cancel Netflix. Stay off Instagram.'<p>By any definition, becoming a millionaire by your 30s isn’t easy, unless you happen to come from a lot of money. …

Fintech start-up LoanHero acquired by rival LendingPoint

San Diego Fintech startup LoanHero, whose online lending platform makes it easier for shoppers to get in-store loans, has been acquired by consumer …

Digital Marketing in 2018: Advanced Strategies and Tips for Best Results

While investing in paid advertisement, choose the platform carefully and understand where your audience is more active<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur India, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>We are heading towards 2018 and one …

Marketing

How You Can Approach Your Open Water Fears As A Swimmer

As with athletes in any sport, improper preparation can lead a swimmer into many unfortunate situations such as limited vision, skin rashes and …

Sorry, Millennials -- You Are Not Entrepreneurs

Younger entrepreneurs should look to their older counterparts for guidance to be successful in the business world.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Most millennials that I meet consider themselves entrepreneurs, or at least innovators. The editor of MiLLENNiAL Magazine, …

Millennials: This is how to fix your money to get the retirement you want

The perception of retirement is changing for most Americans, who are working into their golden years — either because they need to or want to — and …

10 Reasons Why It Takes Some People Years to Pay Off Their Debt

Consumers who are saddled with credit card debt along with student loans or mortgages often face hurdles in eliminating their debt quickly and wind …

Personal Finance

What's Hurting Your Business's Chances At Financing, And What You Can Do About It

You’ve approached your lender and submitted a loan application only to find out you’ve been denied. This is, unfortunately, a common reality for many small business owners. In contrast to how they handle applications for a personal loan or credit card, lenders are much pickier when it comes to …

Personal Finance

​The 25 Simplest Health Tips You Can Try Right Now | Men’s Health

How Masturbating, Breathing, and 23 Other Stupidly Simple Habits Can Make You the Healthiest You've Ever Been<p>​We asked 25 top health and wellness experts to spill the one thing that’ll get you there<p>getty images<p>You know the basics of what you need to do to help your health: Eat right, get moving, …

10 New Ideas for Making Money on the Side

There is no better use for spare time than turning it into spare money.<p>Entrepreneur and Connector<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Every year we make the same resolutions, like losing weight or to quit smoking. What about making more money?<p>While there proven ways to make …

Make Peace With Your Bike Trainer

<i>Secrets to making trainer time fly. (No mind-numbing needed.)</i>Stop thinking of your indoor trainer as a buzzkill and start thinking of it as what it …

New York City

Swim Like A Triathlete, Not A Swimmer | Triathlete.com

<i>You’re not a single-sport pool swimmer, so why would you train like one?</i> <br>Whenever freestyle swimming technique is discussed, names of fast and famous …

Identify And Conquer Your Swim Weakness

<i>The sooner you identify your specific downfall as a swimmer, the faster you’ll be out of the open water and onto your bike. Pick which swimmer best</i> …

Sixth child dies as result of deadly Tennessee school bus crash | Reuters

(Reuters) - Another child has died as a result of a school bus crash earlier this week in Tennessee, police said on Wednesday, raising the total killed to six.<p>A woman escorts three children away from the scene of a school bus crash involving multiple fatalities in Chattanooga, Tennessee, U.S., …

San Francisco

This is How You Stop Taking Bad Landscape Photos

It doesn’t matter if you’re picking up a camera for the first time or if you’ve been at it for decades - sometimes the photos you take are just plain …

Landscape Photography

How to always get free airport Wi-Fi with these simple tricks

Getting airport Wi-Fi can be quite tricky. It might be paid, hidden behind a password or hard to find.<p>Thanks to travel blog FoxNomad, we have a couple of great resources to make sure you can always get on the internet no matter what. I’m going to run you through them.<p>Check Foursquare tips<p>You should …

Wi-Fi

How to Hold Your Breath Longer | The Art of Manliness

Thousands of years before SCUBA or even rudimentary mechanical diving apparatuses, human beings plumbed the ocean’s depths with nothing but …

Scuba Diving

How To Sound Like A Whisky Expert (Even If You’re Not)

These days, there are dedicated national holidays for the most ludicrous things (Farmhouse breakfast day anyone? British sandwich week? Be nice to …

What a Man Can Do If He’s Losing His Libido

There’s nothing quite as shocking as a man who turns down sex. Certainly for the woman—I responded to my then-boyfriend’s rejection by throwing a Gothic iron candelabra at his head—but it can be especially devastating for guys.<p>What does it mean when his libido disappears? Does it make him less of a …

Adam Carolla Talks about Fatherhood

How could that be? How could an adult male not employed by Fox News and seemingly popular with mainstream audiences in 2015 seriously think that women should stay in the kitchen and men . . . oh, wait, the author is Adam Carolla? Never mind, that makes sense.<p><i>Daddy, Stop Talking!</i>, the new book by …

Can Your Pet Get You Sick?

No one knows exactly how common it is for animals to infect people because it’s hard to track an illness to its source, says Jason Stull, Ph.D., author of the OSU study. But most pet owners don’t need to panic. Especially about the plague—the Colorado case is the first and only one ever …

How to Fix a Muscle Cramp

“We now think cramps occur when the Golgi tendon—a part of your muscle that reduces muscular tension—stops functioning mid-exercise, which causes surrounding muscles to over fire and then seize up.”<p>The reason your tension-governing Golgi tendon shuts down? Because you overworked it, usually by …

George Patton Letter to His Son | The Art of Manliness

<i>On June 6, 1944, General George S. Patton wrote this letter to his twenty-year-old son, George Jr., who was enrolled at West Point. Patton Sr. was in</i> …

Building an Elite Cyclist

Over the last decade, sports scientist Neal Henderson, 41, has become one of the world’s top cycling and endurance coaches, advising Olympic racers …