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When the Sheep Are Watching Over Your Mind

Dragos Bratasanu | Posted 07.02.2015 | Business
Dragos Bratasanu

Sheeping is mindlessly following the others when you actually know the right actions and behaviors but don't want to assume responsibility for them.

Startup vs. Small Business: What's the Difference?

Quora | Posted 07.02.2015 | Business
Quora

Tom and Tara are neighbors in a hot tropical country. Both folks decided that they needed some shade in their backyard. Tom went ahead and bought a big umbrella. It was a bit expensive, but much less cumbersome.

Ways to Save Money on a Last-Minute Summer Trip

Jason Alderman | Posted 07.01.2015 | Business
Jason Alderman

Start with a notion that's a bit counter-intuitive. To become an effective travel bargain hunter, planning is essential. In fact, embrace travel as a hobby, looking for tricks, techniques and current online resources to keep abreast of the best last-minute deals. Here's how to begin.

This Is What The Average American Woman's Closet Is Worth

Glamour | Posted 07.02.2015 | Style
Glamour

Trying to realistically think of a number for how much money you've got sitting in your closet -- the collected amount you've spent on dresses, jeans and shoes -- can be terrifying. If you're brave, take a second to think about how much money you think you have sitting in your closet.

As Communication Improves, Culture Improves, as Does the Bottom Line -- 4 Tools That Make a Difference

Amy Rees Anderson | Posted 07.01.2015 | Business
Amy Rees Anderson

In order to be a successful company you must create an environment that encourages the contribution and open sharing of information.

Part 3: Valuable Tips for Parents of Millennials from the Gen Y Guy

Jerry Patterson | Posted 06.30.2015 | Business
Jerry Patterson

My visit with Jason followed on the heels of some extensive research I was involved in, to gain a better understanding of millennials' financial habits. That research illustrated a number of key themes that highlighted how to help millennials save money and prepare for the future.

How Do You Pay for Your Purchases?

NextAdvisor.com | Posted 06.30.2015 | Business
NextAdvisor.com

When it comes to making purchases, we all have that go-to payment option. Whether it's a debit card, credit card, cash or check, it's the way we prefer to pay for in-person or online purchases.

Money Management for the 'Boomerang' Household

Jason Alderman | Posted 06.30.2015 | Business
Jason Alderman

Combined households sharing living expenses, childcare, eldercare and maintenance duties made life more affordable in the '50s. Due to recent economic realities, multi-generational living has been on the rise for many families.

Your Midyear Financial Checkup

Jason Alderman | Posted 06.30.2015 | Business
Jason Alderman

The summer months allow most of us a chance to slow down and catch up -- on relaxation, on chores and with a bit of scheduling and focus, on our money goals.

50 Cent Explains Why It Doesn't Matter That You Hate Floyd Mayweather

HuffPost Live | Jared Greenhouse | Posted 06.30.2015 | HuffPost Live 321

Arrogance is nothing new to boxing. In fact, it's a part of the game. Getting in your opponent's head months before a fight is nearly a tradition. Get...

When Is Enough, Enough? And 5 Tips to Find Out

Kathy Gottberg | Posted 06.25.2015 | Healthy Living
Kathy Gottberg

Over the weekend, Thom and I had dinner with a friend whose lifestyle changed dramatically in the last couple of years. Our friend Tami* was single ...

Barbara Corcoran's Office: A Pallet for Success

Linda Lauren | Posted 06.25.2015 | Business
Linda Lauren

In my efforts to work with color for the benefit of my clients, I often pay special attention to what connects people to success. I have found that the colors we choose to surround ourselves with (and wear) can become a clear indication of how we experience happiness in our lives.

Looking for Work? Plan a Money-Smart Job Search

Jason Alderman | Posted 06.26.2015 | Business
Jason Alderman

Whether a new job opportunity is across the country or across town, it's important to track the cost and strategy of a job search as closely as you track your career objectives.

Planning a Wedding on a Budget

Jason Alderman | Posted 06.24.2015 | Weddings
Jason Alderman

Couples can save considerable money through creative scheduling, direct planning and most important, treating their wedding as just one of many financial issues they'll navigate in a lifetime. That's why they might want to consider a little financial planning before the wedding planning starts.

An Expensive Mind (a.k.a. What a Lot of Privileged People Don't Want to Admit)

Toria Sheffield | Posted 06.24.2015 | Politics
Toria Sheffield

People like me (you know who you are), let's just be real for a second, okay? Let's just take a moment to really be honest with ourselves. Are you really all that brilliant? Are you really the hardest worker you've ever met?

Pick a Winner

Marcia Liss | Posted 06.24.2015 | Comedy
Marcia Liss

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Escaping the Need for External Validation

Hannah Massarella | Posted 06.23.2015 | Healthy Living
Hannah Massarella

Chasing validation, gaining it, quickly losing it and getting back into the race is something I've done repeatedly up until this point. So the next piece is choosing to change, choosing to change for the sake of living a joyous life.

Why Tina Fey Should Be the Next Face of the Twenty-Dollar Bill

Alena Dillon | Posted 06.23.2015 | Comedy
Alena Dillon

Was Andrew Jackson the mother of two? Was he the three-time co-host of the Golden Globes, alongside gal-pal Amy Poehler? Did he conquer a male-dominated profession? Okay, maybe he did that last one, but did he do it while having a uterus?

On the Money! A Female Face on the Ten Dollar Bill

Roz Warren | Posted 06.23.2015 | Women
Roz Warren

The Obama administration has announced that, as of 2020, the ten dollar bill will have a woman's face on it. It's about time! Inspired, I asked my Face Book friends: Who would you like to see replace Alexander Hamilton on the ten?

Who Is Selling: Are You Making Money As a Coach?

Arabelle Yee | Posted 06.22.2015 | Business
Arabelle Yee

There's so much to say in this topic that when I first wrote this, it was a long article. I had to cut it down to make it short to the point -- why the hell are you buying their story when you're supposed to be the one who's selling?

Estate Planning And The Single Girl

Ann Margaret Carrozza | Posted 06.22.2015 | Women
Ann Margaret Carrozza

Women need to plan for their long-term care and estate planning needs as if they will, one day, be single.

Who Am I to Be Financially Feminist? (A Guide for Female Entrepreneurs)

Leisa Peterson | Posted 06.22.2015 | Women
Leisa Peterson

Feminists are given a bad wrap. When I was growing up, women who wanted to excel in the workforce were demonized as anti-family, bra burning egoists.

5 Financial Lessons From a Financial Advisor's Dad

David A. Dedman | Posted 06.22.2015 | Business
David A. Dedman

I am grateful that he taught me a few financial lessons in the 21 years I lived with him. I didn't know it at the time, but a lot of what my Dad said, did stick with me into adulthood and my financial practice.

A Woman's Portrait Will Grace the $10 Bill

Tabby Biddle | Posted 06.19.2015 | Women
Tabby Biddle

I have been waiting for this moment for a long time. I have often wondered how my relationship with money, and women's relationship with money as a whole, would be different if women's images were to grace our bills.

Use Money to Your Advantage: Strategies for Buying Comfort, Happiness and Growth

Firas Kittaneh | Posted 06.18.2015 | Business
Firas Kittaneh

According to a study by AARP, money can actually buy happiness. Their survey of 1,000 Americans aged 40-59 found that, "More financial security tops the list of changes that would increase one's happiness. Similarly, the top things people would have done differently in their lives pertain to finances."