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The 'starve and stack' method could help you save $50,000 in 2 years — here's how to implement it in your own life

If you want to change the trajectory of your financial future for the better, 'starve and stack' may be right for you.<p>I've written about what 'starve and stack' is, but in this article I will show you how to execute it.<p>What is 'starve and stack?'<p>'Starve and stack' is centered around the power of …

Running The Retirement Numbers: What Delaying Saving Really Does To Your Nest Egg

<i>This post originally appeared on LearnVest.</i><p>These days, turning 30 doesn’t sound quite as grown up as it once did.<p>And that has a lot to do with the fact that 20-somethings are finding it hard to launch into financial adulthood.<p>According to a recent Gallup poll, about a third of adults under the age …

Lacking Motivation? Doing These 5 Things Will Get You Fired Up Again.

Willpower is overrated. Here's what you should do instead.<p>Willpower is overrated.<p>As dedicated entrepreneurs and professionals, we're resisting temptations everywhere. The temptation to go on Facebook instead of finishing this article. The temptation to eat junk food instead of going to the …

Will Power

Sheryl Sandberg Says These 9 Words Are the Best Career Advice She Ever Got

Best of all, those words can be applied to almost any situation.<p>If you're playing the "Who has the most impressive résumé?" game, Sheryl Sandberg is hard to beat. Facebook. Google. The U.S. Treasury Department. McKinsey & Company. The World Bank.<p>Clearly, she knows how to build and grow a career -- …

Sheryl Sandberg

21 Things You Should Make Your Kids Pay For

Kids who need money are more likely to work, and working outside the house helps them develop valuable skills.<p>Whether they receive it from relatives …

Kids

The 12 Worst Habits for Your Mental Health

Depression is usually brought on by factors beyond our control—the death of a loved one, a job loss, or financial troubles. But the small choices you …

15 Sad Reasons People Give Up On Their Dreams

People give up on their dreams too early in life.<p>It's a sad truth in life that the vast majority of people give up on their dreams.<p>Sometimes it happens early. A kid is told by his or her parents that whatever they're aiming for is impossible to reach.<p>Sometimes it happens later. You get older, …

Motivation

12 Mind-Blowing, Affordable Adventures for Your Bucket List

Start planning your next vacation now.<p>Are you an adventure hound who lives for trips that test your physical limits? Have you fantasized about …

Hot Springs

The 2 Truths That Reveal Why We Don't Accomplish Our Goals (And Ultimately Accept Failure)

Failure is more of a choice than we think.<p>Growing up, failure wasn't allowed in my household.<p>I remember being twelve years old, barely a step into middle school, when I caught the flu the morning of a jump rope fundraiser. My father walked into my bedroom, saw me still under the covers and said, …

Middle School

Florida Couple Fails To Check References Or Keep Receipts - Does Not End Well In Tax Court

A Florida couple got a painful tax lesson following an even more painful lesson in how not to be a landlord. The sad story is in Tax Court Summary Opinion 2017-79. Although they have made themselves public, they don’t need me to make them more famous, so I will refer to them as Robin and Terry, my …

Track Down

I'm a financial planner who sees even rich clients struggle with money — here's the advice I give them all

Some of our brightest, most affluent clients struggle with paying bills. It's not that they don't have enough money. It's that they don't have a workable system and sometimes miss a payment or have to dip into savings for a big bill.<p>We've investigated a number of systems from budgeting apps to …

Personal Finance

Here’s Why You Need to Start Stretching Every Night Before Bed

Stretching may be inconvenient, but it’s super important. Find out what stretches do for your body and what happens when you stretch muscles properly.<p>…

Pain

94% of Americans failed this financial quiz—here are the 4 hardest questions

The majority of Americans feel good about their financial health. A recent survey by financial services company Financial Engines found that over 47 …

Retirement

The Best Slow Cooker Chicken Recipe Is Dairy-Free

(Image credit: Joe Lingeman)<p>By now we hope every home cook knows the pure dinnertime pleasure that is chicken in milk. The original dish, credited …

5 things real homeowners wish they had known before becoming landlords

And lease violations, for example where tenants illegally sublet their space on Airbnb, add another potential headache.<p>Even diligent landlords may not come out ahead financially if maintenance, legal costs or vacancies outstrip what they can collect in rent.<p>"Rental real estate isn't nearly as …

7 essential tips to avoid the 'lifestyle creep' that keeps you from building wealth

I did all kinds of things in college to save money. I ate absurd amounts of ramen noodles, as it was an extremely cheap form of calories. I lived in a tiny apartment with as many as seven other people to get rent well below the $100 per month line. I went to all kinds of on-campus events mostly …

Personal Finance

These 15 attitude changes will make you more likable

No man (or woman) is an island at work. The core truth is that our success depends on others. Whether we get promoted, get raises and succeed in …

Most People Blow 70% of Their Money on 3 Things — and Cutting Back Could Be the Key to Retiring Much Earlier

Rule #1: Live below your means.<p>Retirement might seem light-years away, but if you get to your golden years with insufficient funds, it’s guaranteed …

Personal Finance

How Your Car Might Crush Your Retirement Dreams

Is your car stopping you from saving for retirement? Find out how car loans and leases can cost you the financial security you deserve as a …

Successful people from Warren Buffett to Bill Gates spend their free time the same way

One question has fascinated me my entire adult life: What causes some people to become world-class leaders, performers, and change makers, while most others plateau?<p>I've explored the answer to this question by reading thousands of biographies, academic studies, and books across dozens of …

13 signs that your relationship will last

Everybody likes to think that their relationship is ready to withstand the long haul. And while no one knows for sure what the future may hold, there are quite a few clues that can tell you if your partnership is built to last.<p>INSIDER spoke with relationship experts to find out some key traits that …

7 ways to build wealth your financial adviser won't tell you

While working with a financial adviser isn’t for everyone, hiring a professional to manage your money can pay off in more ways than one. With a financial adviser in your corner, you’ll gain access to professional expertise and insights you can’t get elsewhere. And if you hire a true professional, …

Personal Finance

Become a Millionaire With These 7 Habits

These seven habits will help you earn a lot of money and achieve financial independence.<p>6 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>The following excerpt is from the Brian Tracy’s book</i> Million Dollar Habits<i>. Buy it now from</i> Amazon | Barnes & Noble | iTunes | IndieBound<p>You …

Business Strategy

Half Million Dollar Income Portfolio - Keep Living The Dream

The Half Million Dollar Income Portfolio was created more than two years ago on Seeking Alpha with the goal of providing my son with half a million …

Here’s How Much Income You’ll Need After You Retire

Here's a retirement planning tip: The point of saving and investing for retirement isn't necessarily to hit some magical number. Instead, it's to ensure that you'll have enough sustainable <i>income</i> for the rest of your life. While there's no one-size-fits all formula to determine how much income …

3 simple morning activities that can make entrepreneurs more productive

Good morning! What all have you accomplished within the first hour of your day so far?<p>Maybe you answered some emails over coffee or headed to the gym …

Alice In Wonderland

Crushed by New FDA Tobacco Plan, Altria Stock Is a Buy

There's still hope for tobacco companies in the new FDA proposal.<p>There's no doubt the new nicotine proposal by the U.S. Food & Drug Administration …

Do your retirement savings measure up?

Find out with Fidelity's Retirement ScoreSM, plus get catch-up tips by age.<p>Keys takeaways<p>Investors' preparedness for retirement has hit at an …

The No. 1 Reason You're Not as Productive as You Want to Be

We all want to be more productive. Here are three ways you can set yourself up for success.<p>We all want to be more productive. After all, who wouldn't want to get more done than they thought possible? Unfortunately, productivity is and continues to be one of the biggest challenges for entrepreneurs …

Time Management

6 Illustrations That Show What It’s Like In An Introvert’s Head

<b>This article first appeared on</b> <b>QuietRev.com</b><p>Dear Extroverts,<p>We love your energy and excitement. But as introverts, we sometimes feel misunderstood. We wish you could visualize what’s going on inside our brains—you might be surprised! Here are six illustrations of what it’s like to be in our …