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3 Tips to Build Your Team's Productivity

John Rampton | Posted 10.14.2016 | Business
John Rampton

Productivity in the workplace is on the decline. But not your productivity, right? Last year, output per worker decreased by 1.9 percent, and overall, workplace productivity has grown at only half of the rate in this decade that it did in the last. Productivity is a critical component of success in business.

Best and Worst Things to Buy in June

GOBankingRates | Posted 06.01.2016 | HuffPost Home
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By Jamie Young, News Editor As we head into the summer, last season's deals give way to a new host of budget-friendly items. Stay up-to-date on month...

17 Signs Millennials Are Better With Their Money Than You

GOBankingRates | Posted 05.31.2016 | Business
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By Ashley Redmond, Contributor Millennials might have a much better grasp of financial matters than their critics suggest, according to findings in T...

22 Secret Ways to Save Money at Amazon

GOBankingRates | Posted 05.23.2016 | Business
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Although you're probably already getting a good deal on an item if you buy it on Amazon, there are still other ways you can save money when shopping at this online retailer.

5 Fast and Easy Tips to Cut Your Junk Spending Today!

Jen Turrell | Posted 04.22.2016 | Education
Jen Turrell

To me, junk is the empty calories of life. It's the stuff that neither nourishes nor brings us true pleasure or joy. It's the stuff we put in our mouths just to fill the emptiness in our stomachs and the stuff we put in our lives just to fill some kind of emptiness inside.

13 Things Harry Potter Can Teach You About Money

GOBankingRates | Posted 04.13.2016 | Business
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By Laura Woods, Contributor After seven Harry Potter books and eight blockbusters, J.K. Rowling's magical world has become a $15 billion franchise. M...

20 Cheapskate Secrets to Buying a New Car

GOBankingRates | Posted 03.16.2017 | Business
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By Jeff Yeager, Contributor Prepare for sticker shock and new-car-loan awe. The average new car transaction price was $34,428 in December 2015, accor...

13 Worst Things to Do With Your Tax Refund

GOBankingRates | Posted 03.01.2017 | Business
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By Caroline Banton, Contributor People typically don't want to pay more taxes than they need to, but a tax refund implies just that. Withholding more...

23 Steps to Become the Next Warren Buffett

GOBankingRates | Posted 03.01.2017 | Business
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By Ashley Redmond, Contributor Warren Buffett, also known as the Oracle of Omaha, is the third richest man in the world worth close to $60 billion, ...

14 Genius Ways To Save Money On Travel In 2016

SELF | Posted 01.27.2017 | Travel
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Yes, you can see the world on the cheap. By Zahra Barnes, SELF Photo: Richard Rutledge/Vogue If you've got a serious case of wanderlust but t...

20 Tricks to Retiring Rich

GOBankingRates | Posted 01.27.2017 | Business
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By Cameron Huddleston, Columnist When you envision your retirement, what do you see yourself doing: Traveling to faraway places? Indulging in hobbies...

7 Ways Generation X Is Better Than Millennials With Their Money

GOBankingRates | Posted 12.10.2016 | Business
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By Elyssa Kirkham, GBR Staff Writer People have made a lot of fuss about millennials and their stellar financial management skills. There are plenty...

10 Best Money Tips From Warren Buffett of All Time

GOBankingRates | Posted 12.02.2016 | Business
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By Elyssa Kirkham, GBR Staff Writer Warren Buffett is one of the greatest investing and business minds today. But aside from his exponential investin...

The First Thing You Should Do With Your Paycheck After Getting a Raise

GOBankingRates | Posted 11.11.2016 | Business
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By Alaina Tweddale, Contributor The average worker can expect about a 3 percent pay raise in 2015, according to a 2014/2015 compensation planning s...

11 Sly Ways Good Credit Will Tempt You into Bad Debt

CreditSesame.com | Posted 11.04.2016 | Money
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Have an excellent credit score? That's great, but don't go cueing up the Rocky theme song as your personal soundtrack or crowning yourself a credit master.

The Real Worth of a Professional Financial Planner

David Rae | Posted 10.28.2016 | Business
David Rae

Time to face facts: You can't control what the stock market does day to day or even year over year. But what you can control as an investor are your financial attitude and behavior. One simple way to improve your fiscal behavior, is to work with a qualified financial planner.

21 Ways to Save Money on Transportation

GOBankingRates | Posted 10.14.2016 | Business
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Getting around on your own two feet is the least expensive, most environmentally friendly form of transportation. But it isn't always practical.

Why Happy People Earn More Money

GOBankingRates | Posted 08.25.2016 | Business
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By Cameron Huddleston, Columnist It's generally assumed that greater wealth leads to happiness. In fact, several studies have tried to pinpoint the m...

7 Times Being Lazy Costs You Money

GOBankingRates | Posted 08.21.2016 | Business
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There's nothing wrong with a little laziness. After all, someone has to make the overachievers of the world look good. When your lazy tendencies begin to have a negative impact on your finances, however, it's time to change your behavior.

20 Apps That Make You Money

GOBankingRates | Posted 08.06.2016 | Money
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Playing games and catching up on social media sites is great, but these activities alone won't pad your wallet. Make the most of your spare time by downloading an app that can earn you extra money.

5 Ways Your Money Choices Are Making You Sick

GOBankingRates | Posted 08.06.2016 | Money
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An overwhelming 70 percent of married couples fight about money, according to a 2014 Money survey. If this sounds familiar, it's not only making your home life unpleasant -- it's also bad for your health.

3 Mistakes You're Making Before a Big Purchase

GOBankingRates | Posted 07.31.2016 | Money
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You won't do your wallet any favors by waiting for an appliance, computer, television or other big-ticket item to stop working before buying a replacement.

8 Worst Ways to Make Money Online

GOBankingRates | Posted 07.24.2016 | Money
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You're already working a full-time job, but you're trying to hustle on the side. Maybe you have debts to pay off, are saving for a dream vacation or need to bank cash for a home improvement. Whatever the reason, you see the appeal of making money online.

4 Investments Millennials Like -- But Baby Boomers Don't

GOBankingRates | Posted 07.15.2016 | Business
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For now and the near future, baby boomers and millennials alike will command marketers' attention because of their size and buying power. It'll be interesting to see where the world goes as these demographic shifts play out and markets respond, yielding new investment opportunities.

21 Free or Cheap Date Ideas

GOBankingRates | Posted 07.13.2016 | Women
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You don't have to give up fun if you're on a super-tight budget. You just have to get creative. Try these cheap date ideas to have a great -- and potentially romantic -- time without breaking your budget or even without spending any money at all.