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Money Is Evil and Wrinkles Are Blessings

Jason P. Stadtlander | Posted 10.01.2014 | Money
Jason P. Stadtlander

If money is the root of all evil, then contempt and jealousy is the tree that blossoms from it. Not that I believe money in itself is the root of evil, but that people's desire, quest for, obsession with and what they compromise to get it, often can be.

Hardly Strictly Warren Hellman: A Bluegrass Hero and Civic Patron

Joyce Franklin | Posted 09.29.2014 | Business
Joyce Franklin

For inspiration on how to manage the flexibility that accompanies Phase 4 of the Four Phases of Startup Life -- the What's Next? stage that comes after a liquidity event -- look to Warren Hellman.

Hedge Funds Are Richer Than Ever

The Huffington Post | Kevin Short | Posted 09.28.2014 | Business

Things are looking pretty good for the superrich. The largest Americas-based hedge funds are controlling more money than ever before, according to ...

Got Wealth? Here's How To Keep It

David A. Dedman | Posted 09.25.2014 | Money
David A. Dedman

You've saved for years and accumulated quite a pile of wealth. Congratulations! Now your main concern may be keeping it. High net worth clients say...

What Does It Mean to Live Big?

Elizabeth Rider | Posted 09.24.2014 | Healthy Living
Elizabeth Rider

You are a student whether you recognize it or not. Learning goes far beyond formal education and as adults we continue to soak up information in all avenues of life. People who live big are careful and conscious about choosing the sources of their information.

WATCH: Enhancing Prosperity Consciousness

Brad Yates | Posted 09.23.2014 | Healthy Living
Brad Yates

What we focus on expands. Wouldn't it behoove us, then, to let go of any lack mentality we might have and trade up for an abundance mindset? Yeah... ...

The One Habit That Can Make You Richer, Thinner, Smarter And Happier

Alex Goldstein | Posted 09.22.2014 | Healthy Living
Alex Goldstein

The one habit that can greatly impact all these areas of your life is sleep. Deep, restful sleep can spur fast improvements, and poor quality sleep can cause damage quickly. It's important to understand the effects of sleep, and what we can do to improve it.

Nutrition Policies Can Address Inequalities

Michael F. Jacobson | Posted 09.17.2014 | Healthy Living
Michael F. Jacobson

The analysis of Americans' diets shows just how important the campaign against trans fat has been to the public's health -- especially that of low-income Americans -- and why FDA needs to bring it home.

How Habits Shape Your Health, Happiness And Wealth

Entrepreneur | James Clear | Posted 09.17.2014 | World

In 1936, a man named Kurt Lewin wrote a simple equation that changed the way we think about habits and human behavior. The equation makes the follo...

Stress, Vietnamese-Style

Andrew Lam | Posted 09.20.2014 | Books
Andrew Lam

Stress is probably the biggest trend to hit Vietnam from America since MTV. At first glance it seems impossible: Vietnam, after all, is a country full of hardworking young people, and rural life is backbreaking for the majority.

What Wealth Isn't

Richard Barrington | Posted 09.15.2014 | Money
Richard Barrington

Perhaps one reason so many Americans find it difficult to build wealth these days is that they are aiming at the wrong target. They get lured by decoys -- things that might seem like wealth, but in the end do not have its true staying power. Here are some of those decoys.

Economic Happy Talk and the Politics of Denial

Joel Berg | Posted 09.12.2014 | Politics
Joel Berg

Democrats can't seem to get their message straight about the economy. Is it soaring because of the visionary leadership of President Obama, or failing because of the intransigence of Congressional Republicans?

Wealth, Welfare and the Brother-in-Law Rule

Wray Herbert | Posted 09.10.2014 | Science
Wray Herbert

One of the enigmas of our political landscape is the impoverished Republican. This is the American with very little money, and many unmet needs, who nevertheless votes for people and policies that will deny him or her assistance. Indeed, many of the reddest states in the nation are among the largest beneficiaries of government aid.

3 Simple Steps to Financial Gratitude

David A. Dedman | Posted 09.09.2014 | Money
David A. Dedman

Don't go into further debt or make your situation full of anxiety. If you can save more money, do it. If you can reduce debt, then by all means do it. Anytime you have the money to improve your personal conditions both physically or financially you should do it.

10 Ways To Be A Better Human Being

Dean Dauphinais | Posted 09.09.2014 | Healthy Living
Dean Dauphinais

This should be obvious, but there are so many people out there who seem to forget how much of a difference kindness can make. When people are kind to each other, it's contagious. Kindness breeds kindness, and there's nothing wrong with that. I believe it takes more energy to be unkind, so why bother?

Will You Have $1 Million at Retirement?

Steve Caldwell | Posted 09.05.2014 | Money
Steve Caldwell

Taking the time to plan what you will do with that extra income would be time well spent. It can mean having a comfortable retirement savings after a demanding career of hard work, allowing you to maintain the lifestyle desired.

How To Prepare Your Heirs For Their Inheritance

Steven Abernathy and Brian Luster | Posted 09.03.2014 | Fifty
Steven Abernathy and Brian Luster

The foundation of successful multi-generational planning begins with a conversation, often in the form of a family round table, whereby the heads of the family share their vision for the family, both now, and into the future.

Five Signs We're Not A 'Post-Racial' Society

Sean McElwee | Posted 09.03.2014 | Politics
Sean McElwee

It's impossible to delineate every way race affects us every day, but a cursory examination of major structural racial problems can give us a feeling for how far we still have to go.

What Is Your Family Mission?

Pioneers for Change | Posted 08.28.2014 | Business
Pioneers for Change

The starting point for this is often posing the question "what is your family mission?" And I would challenge all families to think in this way and ask themselves the same question.

This Is How The Super Rich Can Effectively Give Back

Forbes | Posted 08.27.2014 | Impact

Once accomplished individuals, including CEOs, business owners, high-profile athletes and entertainers, achieve a certain level of success there inevi...

Understanding Scarcity

Michael Neill | Posted 08.27.2014 | Business
Michael Neill

Economics is a vast and complex field, but in some ways it can be reduced down to one simple principle.

Getting Rich After 50 Isn't Nearly As Hard As It Sounds -- Seriously

Buck Wargo | Posted 08.25.2014 | Fifty
Buck Wargo

Everyone dreams of getting rich and if you're in your 50s or older and getting by in your career and don't have a lot saved for retirement, becoming a millionaire over the next five years doesn't have to be a fantasy. All it takes is a change of mindset about money.

Millennials Transform Charitable Giving Into Philanthropic Action

April Rudin | Posted 08.25.2014 | Impact
April Rudin

Not only will these millennial inheritors likely look for a new financial advisor to manage their money, as opposed to sticking with the family advisor, they will also want to ensure their money positively impacts society, and they tend to crave intimate involvement with the causes they support. This could transform charitable giving.

Lean On: Workers, Work and the Spouses Who Help Us Succeed

Wray Herbert | Posted 08.22.2014 | Science
Wray Herbert

We marry for "richer or poorer," but does our choice of partner actually make us richer or poorer?

5 Reasons You Are Richer Than You Think (And a Little Bit About Buddha)

Susie Moore | Posted 08.18.2014 | Healthy Living
Susie Moore

It is often said that the best things in life are the most simple and therefore the most under-appreciated. If you think of the happiest times in your life they are most likely to be around loved ones, when you were being creative or when you were giving of yourself. These have nothing to do with money.