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22 Years Ago, Steve Jobs Said 1 Thing Separates People Who Achieve From Those Who Only Dream

While this sentence is one you might not expect from Steve Jobs, it is one that all of us can -- and should -- say.<p>Steve Jobs set extremely high expectations. He challenged other people to work harder, work longer, and do <i>more</i> -- sometimes more than they thought was possible.<p>Jobs was ... well, let's …

Winston Churchill's 12-Word Definition of Success May Just Change Your Life

It'll make you laugh; it'll make you cry; it'll make you think.<p>We tend to think about success as the pinnacle of achievement. It's what we supposedly experience once we get everything we think we want. We get into Harvard Business School. Our startup goes through an IPO. We marry the person of our …

The Most Common Financial Mistakes To Avoid

Take control of your money.<p>Whether you’re living paycheck to paycheck or managing a healthy nest egg, there are certain classic money blunders you’ll want to avoid. Between hidden fees, budgeting mishaps and poor communication around finances, it’s almost too easy to throw money away. We’ve …

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It’s never been easier to start your own business. On the flip side, it’s also never been harder to start your own business. Everyone and their …

How to make your passwords worthless to cyber thieves

When IBM introduced the first laptop with a built-in fingerprint sensor in 2004, it sparked a wave of product development in biometrics. At the time, a colleague delighted in fooling sensor after sensor with a rubber replica of his own finger.<p>The best way to make your accounts more secure is to …

Identity Theft

Have An Online Store? Use This 1 Simple Psychological Trick To Sell More

Social proof is everywhere. If you sell anything online, here's how you can leverage it to sell more.<p>Have you ever purchased a product online just because it had the most positive reviews? Or ate at a restaurant because it had the longest line in town?<p>Then you'll be pleased to know that the same …

15 essential things to remember when crafting your brand story

Branding is the lifeblood of any business. It distinguishes you from your competitors and helps your products and services stand out in an ever-crowded market.<p>Creating a definitive brand story for your company can propel it to the next level and truly resonate with customers on the value of your …

5 Ways to Raise Your Credit Score 100 Points or More

If you want to take your credit score from "fair" to "great," here are some ways to do it.<p>The average American has a FICO credit score of 700, but in …

How to Start an LLC in 7 Easy Steps

Want to Form an LLC? Here are the Steps to Take<p>Steps in the Process of Starting an LLC<p>Updated March 27, 2018<p>If you are interested in learning how to …

98% of Startups Fail. Here's How to Make Sure Yours Won't

Stop using your top down logic to justify your market projections.<p><i>Why does Gordon Miller think that most entrepreneurs fail? originally appeared on Quora - the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.</i><p><b>Answer by Gordon Miller, works at</b> …

Want to Become a Multimillionaire? Do These 14 Things Immediately

Don't just wait around and wish for luck--become the kind of person equipped with the skills and abilities to do brilliant things.<p>"The greatest reward in becoming a millionaire is not the amount of money that you earn. It is the kind of person that you have to become to become a millionaire." </i> …

How to buy a used car | Trusted Reviews

<b>Over eight million used cars were sold in 2016, which suggests buying one can’t be all that difficult – can it?</b><p>The thing to know about a used car is …

9 smart things to buy as an investment in your future

Making sure you have enough wealth through old age used to be simpler. The idea behind pensions was that your employer would guarantee you a set …

10 easy ways to save $10 every single day: That's an extra $3,650 a year

Americans report daily spending of around $100 on average — and that's outside of car or home payments and basic household expenses, according to …

This Is the One Thing Every Employer REALLY Wants to See on Your Resume

Whether you're a new grad or an experienced job seeker, forget everything you thought you knew about resumes.<p>Let’s be honest: the job hunt can feel …

If You're Broke But Want to Start a Company and Make $100K+, You Need to Read This

Meet the guy behind a bootstrapped company with almost no overhead and a giant following in New York City.<p>New York City is amazing, but it comes with challenges. For one thing, there are 20 million people living in the metro area, and it often seems we all want to do the same things at the same …

Best banks for earning interest: These high-yield checking and savings accounts really pay

Remember that time you earned 4% interest on a savings account? Yeah, probably not, unless you're over the age of 40 — considering that the last time …

Making Money Is About You, Not Your Business

Plans are important but the foundation of business success is your confidence in yourself.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>I seem to attract every man and his dog who wants to start a business. I don’t know why I’m seen as the guru and I definitely don’t want to be. Yes, …

Entrepreneurship

What is a Whole-Food, Plant-Based Diet?

What is a Whole-Food, Plant-Based Diet? A whole-food, plant-based diet is centered on whole, unrefined, or minimally refined plants. It’s a diet …

Nutrition

Want a better savings account? Here's why you should break up with your bank today

For nearly a decade now, the average savings account has been paying off next-to-nothing, thanks to the central bank — the Federal Reserve — …

Americans really, really don’t know how to manage money

You can take this to the bank: Americans are messed up about money.<p>A slew of new surveys and data have come out revealing that we don’t save enough, …

Deep Algo offers simple code visualization for people who don’t know how to code

Deep Algo was one of the more fascinating companies on display in Startup Alley at TechCrunch Disrupt this week. The French team aims to make coding languages more accessible for the masses with SaaS (software as a service) offering that promises to do for languages like C++, C Sharp and Javascript …

Robots could wipe out another 6 million retail jobs

Robots have already cost millions of factory jobs across the nation.<p>Next up could be jobs at your local stores.<p>Between 6 million to 7.5 million existing jobs are at risk of being replaced over the course of the next 10 years by some form of automation, according to a new study this week from by …

eCommerce

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The Rich Are Getting More Mortgages. The Poor Are Getting More Car Loans.

On Wednesday, the New York Fed confirmed that Americans had finally reached a symbolic marker of recovery from the Great Recession: a new record for …

Loans

Soon, Tech Could Make Cash and Credit Cards Utterly Obsolete

A New Way to Pay<p>A variety of new payment methods, processors, and banking tools that use smartphones will revolutionize the way we use money — …

Americans have no idea how to pay their bills

Americans are paying their bills all wrong.<p>The bottom line: When we can’t pay all of our bills, we make bad choices on which ones to pay. “Consumers …

Warren Buffett and Tony Robbins agree on the best way to invest your money

Warren Buffett and Tony Robbins agree that the most important investment you can make is in yourself.<p>And when it comes to investing your money and …

I retired at 52 with a $3 million net worth — here are the 10 worst money mistakes anyone can make

Said another way, they boil down to E-S-I. If this is the heart of your financial plan, it's likely that you'll be prosperous.<p>That said, there is one other thing you'll need to do — you must avoid the financial pitfalls that can significantly derail your finances. I call these the worst money moves …

Money