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10 Life-Changing Ways to Save Money at Starbucks

And get more caffeinated in the process.<p><b>1. Save 10 cents on any beverage by using a Starbucks reusable cup or</b> <b>a paper cup from any Starbucks competitor</b>. Your barista will either fill your personal cup or replace the competitor's cup with their own. If you're buying two cups of coffee a day, 10 cents …

10 Free Online Courses To Make You More Successful

You have dreams, aspirations and goals. And as a savvy hacker, you know that what you do day-to-day is directly tied to your future success. So you …

Time Management

10 Free Online Courses To Make You More Successful

You know what makes highly successful people less stressed, happier and more productive? They know that their personal priorities are worth more than …

The Secret to Value Investing? 4 Great Investors Offer Insights

NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- I don't own a coffee table. But if I did, I would know the perfect book for it: <i>The Great Minds of Investing</i> by William Green …

How To Avoid Common Home Buying Mistakes

Sometimes it appears that people have short-term memories when it comes to making major financial decisions such as buying a home. Less than a decade ago, our nation experienced a major housing bubble that impacted millions with many of them still trying to overcome debt and other financial …

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Marketing

78 years ago, a journalist studied 500 rich men and boiled down their success into 13 steps

At the peak of Andrew Carnegie's career, he crossed paths with an impressive journalist named Napoleon Hill, who he trusted to document — and share with the world — the strategies that turned him into one of the wealthiest and most successful businessmen of all time.<p>"It was Mr. Carnegie's idea that …

Self-improvement

PayPal buys money-sending service Xoom in $890 mn deal

PayPal, a subsidiary of eBay, will pay $25 per share of Xoom in what amounts to a premium of 32 percent over the stock's average price over the past three months.<p>PayPal touted Xoom as a leading service for letting people in the United States pay bills or send money to family members or friends in …

The Greek debt crisis turned these European stocks into even better buys

Greece’s dance with default and economic depression, highlighted by its failure Tuesday to make a scheduled payment to international creditors, has …

How to Get Started With Voluntourism

<b>Updated February 2017</b> — While monetary contributions to charitable organizations are always welcome and effective, oftentimes people want to invest …

Stop freaking out about stocks, says bubble savant Grantham

Bubble talk ebbs and flows, and this week it’s coming around again, thanks to activist investor Carl Icahn, who dropped a big warning on markets …

Stock Markets

Here's What Happens to Your Stock Market After Suffering a Trouncing Like Greece

Based on the handful of national stock market calamities that bear a resemblance to Greece over the last century, the prognosis for recovery isn’t …

The New World Order

Outside of the Western world, a handful of cities are fast becoming important global business players. Some of their home countries are recognizing that power and seek to create a multi-polar world that isn't so reliant on the U.S. and Europe. These are the power cities outside of the core …

Cities

The strengths and weaknesses of every personality type

Even though the Myers-Brigg Type Indicator personality test is controversial, it's still extremely popular in today's business world.<p>It tests four behavioral binaries to come up with 16 distinctive personality types. To give you an idea of how important it is, 80% of the Fortune 500 companies and …

Personality

With Big Names and Money Flowing In, Tech Startups in India Heat Up

<b>Bangalore:</b> Intense interest from prominent investors is helping to drive eye-popping valuations among Indian tech startups.<p>Venture capital firms, …

Venture Capital Pours Into UAS Startups

Jonathan Downey (center) and the Airware founding team. Photo courtesy of Airware<p>Despite delays caused by dense regulatory fog, investors are …

Why are Idea Cellular shares falling despite 60% hike in profit?

Shares of Idea Cellular today fell by 4% in an overall weak stock market even as the company reported a robust 59.68 per cent increase in net profit …

Blue Chip Kids: What It Takes To Raise A Wall Street Whiz

<i>This post originally appeared on LearnVest.</i><p>You send your kids to school to be book-smart. You teach them life lessons so they’ll be street-smart.<p>But what’s the best way to set them up to be <i>money</i>-smart?<p>Startup investor and lawyer David W. Bianchi had this very question in mind in 2013 <b></b>when he set out …

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Five Stocks Billionaires Think Can Double In Price

At Billionairesportfolio.com we strive to curate the best ideas from the world’s best billionaire investors and hedge funds. Many of the richest investors primarily pursue situations where they believe they can influence change in a company, and subsequently create tremendous value for shareholders.<p>…

The Next Billion Dollar Startups

Startups that jump out to billion-dollar valuations are so rare they've come to be known as unicorns. We at FORBES, in cooperation with TrueBridge Capital Partners,* went hunting for the next wave of startups that are flying under the radar but getting ready to pop. We surveyed venture firms for …

10 Fashion Lessons I Learned from My Banker Boyfriend

It shouldn't come as a surprise that the wolves of Wall Street have investing in your wardrobe down to a formula.<p>One usually wouldn't describe suit-clad finance guys as fashionable, especially in a city that worships imitable street style and prays to the ever-changing runway. So when I became one …

India’s 30 highest funded tech startups of 2014

2014 was a record year for Indian startups when it comes to venture capital funding.<p>Flipkart had a billion dollar funding round, which was matched …

Risk Management For Investors

In my previous article, I explained that large companies aren’t alone in their need for risk management. In fact, individuals can benefit by it as well. We also discussed a four-step process which can be followed to minimize poor decisions. In this post, we’ll focus on the specific risks associated …

The Start-to-Finish Guide to Buying a Home

Purchasing a home is a major milestone that tops many people's lifetime to-do lists—and maybe their list of financial fears too. But it certainly …

Top 10 service based e-commerce investments in India in 2014

While online marketplaces and e-tailers (selling physical goods) secured the biggest chunk of investor’s money in the e-commerce space, investment in …