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14 books that will change the way you think about money

A lot of what holds people back from financial success are their thoughts and beliefs about money — not their job title or salary.<p>It turns out, you're probably already making enough money to become rich, as David Bach preaches in "The Automatic Millionaire"; and you <i>can</i> splurge on a $4 mocha and …

Getting to and From Lisbon and Faro, Portugal

The port town of Faro, in Portugal's Algarve region, is a regular arrival point for visitors to Portugal. The sunny shores of the Algarve attract …

European Travel

Travel tips: live it up in Lisbon, have drinks in a pop-up teepee, and where to stay in Snowdonia

Luxuriate in Lisbon with good food and great views, and enjoy winter cocktails in a groovy wigwam<p>Take me there: Alfama, Lisbon<p><b>Why go?</b><br>A ride on the rickety yellow "Tram 28" through the steep, narrow streets of Alfama is on every tourist's to-do list, but the opening of a new boutique hotel is the …

Taste of Lisbon: classic dishes and culinary surprises on a foodie tour

It's not all salt cod and custard tarts in Portugal's capital. From workers' cafes to gourmet tapas, seafront kiosks to a smart wine bar, Isabel Choat samples the best of Lisbon's food and drink<p>'We have snails," declared the sign in the Mercado da Ribeira. Sure enough the stall was piled with net …

Urban splash: street art in Lisbon

For cutting-edge street art, head to the Portuguese capital, Lisbon. From derelict buildings to art galleries, new graffiti is appearing every day See a gallery of Lisbon's fantastic street art<p>Lisbon is an elegant city of pastel buildings with terracotta roofs, jumbled together on steep cobbled …

Five free things to do in Lisbon

Portugal isn’t an expensive country by European standards — anywhere you can get an espresso coffee for €0.60 is all right by me! And Lisbon is …

European Travel

Rossio Square, Lisbon

Rossio Square, also known as Pedro IV Square, has been one of the main squares in Lisbon since the Middle Ages. In the centre is the Column of Pedro …

The Theatre

Day trips from Lisbon, Portugal: readers' travel tips

Sintra, Cascais and Portinho all offer tempting holiday excursions that are a short drive or train ride from Lisbon • Add a tip for next week and you could win a pair of top-quality walking boots<p>Winning tip: Tomar<p>The Convento de Cristo in Tomar is probably one of the most spectacular places in …

Shares guru Jim Slater: eight books that will make you a better investor

Whether you are experienced in the workings of the financial markets or have no finance background at all there's a title out there to suit you<p>When I am asked if I can recommend clear and easy-to-read primers on investment, there are two books that spring instantly to mind. Both of them should be …

18 books billionaire Warren Buffett thinks everyone should read

Even now, he still spends about 80% of his day reading.<p>"Look, my job is essentially just corralling more and more and more facts and information, and occasionally seeing whether that leads to some action," he once said in an interview.<p>"We don't read other people's opinions," he said. "We want to …

Investing

19 books to read if you want to get rich

If it works for them, why couldn't it work for you?<p>Here, we've highlighted some of the best books about managing your money and achieving wealth out there, from expert-recommended classics to some of our favorite new editions.<p>No guarantees, of course — but if you want to get rich, it can't hurt to …

15 books to read in your 20s if you want to get rich

However, it can be difficult to know where or how to start, especially if your parents didn't teach you much about money or if you've never taken a personal finance class.<p>The good news is that there are a bunch of resources out there designed to jump start you on a path to financial success, and …

15 books by billionaires that will teach you how to run the world

That's why we've rounded up 15 books by self-made billionaires. Learn how these masters of industry achieved the impossible, in their own words.

The Soundtrack of My Life

• <b>Author:</b> Clive Davis<p>In <i>The Soundtrack of My Life</i>, music legend Clive Davis recounts an extraordinary five-decade career in the music business, while also telling a remarkable personal story of triumphs, disappointments, and encounters with some of the greatest musical artists of our time, including …

Thomas Jefferson: The Art of Power

• <b>Author:</b> Jon Meacham<p><b>NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY</b> <b><br>The New York Times Book Review • The Washington Post • Entertainment Weekly • The Seattle Times • St. Louis Post-Dispatch • Bloomberg Businessweek</b><p>In this magnificent biography, the Pulitzer Prize–winning author of <i>American Lion</i> and <i>Franklin</i> …