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16 things successful people do on Monday mornings

"Because you've stepped away for a couple days, these back-to-work mornings are the most memorable for the rest of the week," says Lynn Taylor, a national workplace expert and the author of "Tame Your Terrible Office Tyrant: How to Manage Childish Boss Behavior and Thrive in Your Job."<p>"They …

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44 Ways To Make More Money

Usually, people who want to bolster their finances trim their expenses.<p>But cutting costs only goes so far. Unless you already make a lot of money and spend like a bon vivant, most people can’t eke out that much more from their budget by decreasing expenses. Plus, the more you retrench, the more …

Personal Finance

Best Money Tips: Ways to Save on Groceries at Walmart

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some great articles on ways to save money on groceries at Walmart, the golden rules …

Personal Finance

4 Smart Things You Can Do With $1,000 Right Now

Source: 401kcalculator.org via flickr<p>What would you do if you had an extra $1,000 right now? With tax season in full swing, many people will soon find themselves with extra cash, so it might be a great time to start thinking about the best ways to use it.<p>We asked four of our writers to tell us the …

How Much Of Your Income Should You Save?

There’s no question more fundamental to personal finance than how much money we should save. Our savings rate is the cornerstone of virtually every other decision about money we make. It affects everything from buying a home to saving for emergencies to retirement.<p>Yet the guidance on this important …

Retirement

5 Things You Should Stop Buying

Spending money | Arif Ali/AFP/Getty Images<p>There used to be shame in talking about money problems. If a neighbor or friend was struggling financially, …

Personal Finance

Creative Ways To Add To Your Savings Account

It is no secret that having a savings account is important. However, actually finding the money to put in the savings account can be a challenge for …

Saving vs. investing: Is there a difference?

Saving. Investing. It’s all the same, right?<p>Not necessarily.<p>When Vanguard clients come to me for financial advice, they often use the terms “saving” …

3 Powerful Ways to Cut Your Lifetime Debt Payments

Source: Thinkstock<p>American author Henry David Thoreau once said, “The price of anything is the amount of life you exchange for it.” When it comes to …

How to save money: 54 great personal finance tips

Saving money is hard without a plan. Below, the best tips on how to save money from experts and media around the world.<p><b>Saving for special …

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6 things Tony Robbins says you should do with your money this year

He's also advised Paul Tudor Jones, one of the world's most acclaimed traders, through 21 years' worth of market fluctuations.<p>"Tony's genius is his ability to deconstruct what drives certain behaviors," Jones told Fortune.<p>Robbins has a unique talent for helping successful people take their …

Retirement

3 Money-Saving Apps That Won't Cost You a Dime

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>For some people, to say times are tight financially is an understatement. A recent Bankrate survey revealed that three out of five Americans are only one medical emergency or unexpected car repair away from emptying their savings, if they …

Personal Finance

27 Free Apps That Will Save You So Much Money

*the sound of coins falling into your bank account*

10 Investment Quotes To Live By

As markets hover near all-time highs, investors have become quite complacent that the current bull market trend will continue indefinitely. But why …

World's most romantic places

Ready to really get away from it all? From iconic romantic cities like Paris and Venice to beautiful beaches in Tahiti and Koh Samui, here are Budget …

PHOTOS: To Go or Not to Go: 2015

We've got the inside scoop on how you can check places like Cuba and other hot spots off your bucket list—plus some need-to-know info about the spots …

This is the Most Punctual Airport in America

If you’re leaving from Salt Lake City, you’re in luck: The airport is the most reliable in America when it comes to on-time performance.<p>Official …

Best Credit Cards for Every Type of Traveler

<i>Photo via Shutterstock</i><p>For a long time, we here at SmarterTravel have been recommending plastic as the best way for travelers to spend money: credit cards for big-ticket purchases, debit (ATM) cards for cash. But which cards to choose? Clearly there is no single best card. What's best for you …

Credit Cards

10 futuristic gadgets for the early adopter

A few years from now, people might reminisce about a time when they watched movies on screens and manually closed their bedroom curtains.<p>We're in the …

15 Unethical Things People Do To Get Ahead In Life

People frequently bend or break the rules to their advantage and don't get caught. A recent Reddit thread asked for unethical life hacks people use to save money or get ahead. We've picked some of the most fascinating and devious examples.<p>These hacks are uniformly unethical. Some veer into fraud. …

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Sure, Apple Software Has Problems, But Have You Seen What A Mess Its Competition Is!?

It started with Marco Arment, a big-name developer who made Instapaper and was one of the earliest Tumblr employees. Arment is usually pro-Apple in his comments, but Sunday night he wrote a post on his personal blog admonishing all the bugs in OS X, the operating system for Macs.<p>Arment's argument …

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Stash all your secret files in KYMS’ encrypted calculator app

<i>This post is brought to you by IdeaSolutions, creator of KYMS.</i><p>What better way to keep your media safe than to encrypt your files <i>and</i> hide them behind an iOS app that appears to be nothing more than a stylish calculator? KYMS (Keep Your Media Safe) encrypts all your multimedia files, photos, …

16 Items That Are Cheaper At Costco

The product review site Cheapism.com compared Costco's prices on 19 items to those at Best Buy, Kohl's, Kroger, Bed, Bath & Beyond, and other retailers.<p>Costco's prices beat competitors on 16 of the 19 items.<p>For example, a Dyson vacuum cleaner that was selling for $450 at Best Buy was listed for …

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10 Super Last-Minute Holiday Gifts That No One Will Know Were Last Minute

If you procrastinated on your holiday shopping or simply just forgot Christmas was a thing, don’t panic. We’ve got you covered with 10 ideas for …

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