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Reading Between the Lines: Why Eurozone Improvement Is Being Ignored

Gemma Godfrey | Posted 04.08.2013 | Business
Gemma Godfrey

Rising demand for German goods, an improving business climate and stability in Spanish housing should have given markets cause for celebration. However, after the substantial rally we've seen, and the headwinds yet to be tackled within the region, caution has crept back into markets.

The Top 7 Time Management Secrets of Billionaires

Carolyn Anderson | Posted 04.07.2013 | Small Business
Carolyn Anderson

If you use discipline and determination it will guide you to success. These strategies are what are followed by many of the most successful people in the world and can help you be successful as well.

The Non Zero-Sum Society

Robert Reich | Posted 03.31.2013 | Business
Robert Reich

Walmart should be unionized. So should McDonalds. So should every major big-box retailer and fast-food outlet in the nation. So should every hospital in America. Everyone -- even the very rich -- would benefit.

Seven Ways the Rich Get Richer

Steve Siebold | Posted 03.25.2013 | Small Business
Steve Siebold

If you want to be rich, learn how rich people think, copy them, take action and get rich.

Three Things That Get In The Way Of Wealth, From Suze Orman (WATCH)

Posted 08.14.2013 | MarloThomas

When personal finance expert Suze Orman joined me on Mondays With Marlo, she laid out the three main internal obstacles to wealth: fear, shame and ang...

Why The Super-Rich Are Freaking Out About The Fiscal Cliff

Reuters | Posted 03.09.2013 | Business

(Repeating Jan 4 story to additional subscribers) * Some higher-income earners may seek to defer income * Greater clarit...

Catherine New

The Fiscal Cliff Redefines The 1 Percent

HuffingtonPost.com | Catherine New | Posted 01.02.2013 | Business

Forget the 1 percent, the fiscal cliff deal is all about the .7 percent. That's the slice of Americans who will be affected by Congress' new definitio...

Financial Lessons of the Holidays

Dedrick Muhammad | Posted 02.22.2013 | Black Voices
Dedrick Muhammad

The holidays give us a moment to strengthen our bonds with family and show our thanks for all the blessings we normally take for granted. In the face of continued financial hardship, it's also a reminder to make the most of what we have.

Wealth School: Being Fabulous -- The Spirit of Eli Davidson

Anne Naylor | Posted 02.19.2013 | Healthy Living
Anne Naylor

Is it possible to run a successful business and be committed to your spiritual practice? How can your inner wealth translate into financial achievement? How does building wealth equate with spiritual values?

The Unequal State Of America

Reuters | Posted 12.18.2012 | Business

In the town that launched the War on Poverty 48 years ago, the poor are getting poorer despite the government's help. And the rich are getting richer ...

A Gospel of Wealth

Robert Koehler | Posted 02.12.2013 | Chicago
Robert Koehler

I could have done the "pretend not to see you" thing. Taking that option is part of life these days, especially in Chicago. She'd been standing in the middle of the intersection, trying to get money so that -- if she was to be believed -- she and her daughter could get dinner at the McDonald's on the corner.

Decorate Your Christmas Tree for Prosperity

Claire Amber | Posted 12.11.2012 | HuffPost Home
Claire Amber

Ah, prosperity... it means to be alive, to feel abundant, to be filled with life force energy. Yes, it also means to have resources, i.e. money. If you are planning to decorate a tree this holiday season, you can use it as a feng shui cure to call in prosperity!

Fantasy Cliff: Debunking the Biggest Myths About the Bush Tax Cuts and the Rich

Sanjay Sanghoee | Posted 01.30.2013 | Politics
Sanjay Sanghoee

We should stop taking the flawed arguments of the rich seriously, and call it out for what it is. Greed.

Americans' Net Worth Hit Lowest Level In 41 YEARS

The Huffington Post | Harry Bradford | Posted 11.26.2012 | Business

Stunning new research from a New York University economics professor reveals just how wide the chasm between the rich and everyone else has grown over...

'So Grateful to Be So Blessed'

Carnegie Corporation of New York | Posted 01.21.2013 | Impact
Carnegie Corporation of New York

Thanksgiving and philanthropy go hand in hand. No one felt this more strongly than Andrew Carnegie, who in his day set a new American course for philanthropy that continues to inspire today.

A Millennium of Gangnam Style

John Wagner Givens | Posted 01.16.2013 | World
John Wagner Givens

The original meaning of "Gangnam Style" has been lost on non-Korean speakers who have no idea that Gangnam is the wealthiest district of Korea's capitol, Seoul. I came to realize that China has actually had its own Gangnam style for a millennium.

Narcissists and Children of Narcissists: Yes, It Is Getting Worse!

Vivian Norris | Posted 01.16.2013 | Healthy Living
Vivian Norris

I believe people have much to teach us and that we truly are equals. I was raised to believe that people, given the chance, can make something of themselves. But I do not value someone being wealthy or having stuff or having power as being successful.

Let's Radically Engage in Reclaiming the Root of Philanthropy

BlackAndBrownNews | Posted 01.15.2013 | Black Voices
BlackAndBrownNews

Ideas and images of present-day philanthropy frequently fail to resonate and, worse yet, serve to alienate black Americans. Particularly unsettling is the stunning absence of black people in representations of philanthropists.

Media Teaches Bad Values to Your Children

Dr. Jim Taylor | Posted 01.09.2013 | Parents
Dr. Jim Taylor

All you as a parent can do is educate yourself about these unhealthy influences on your children and do your best to limit their exposure to those messages and expose to them to positive values that will counteract the bad ones.

Singapore: The New Switzerland? Private Banking's New Home

April Rudin | Posted 12.23.2012 | Business
April Rudin

Beyond its private banking affability, lies an economy, climate and destination which seems light years away from Europe (medieval times?) and the United States (third-world country?).

What's It Like To Grow Up in an Old Money Family?

Quora | Posted 12.10.2012 | Money
Quora

This question originally appeared on Quora. By Faye Wang I'm not sure if my family counts as "old money," since we lost our family ...

Presidential Debates and Middle-Class Economics

Michael Farr | Posted 10.05.2012 | Business
Michael Farr

While a lack of middle-class income growth can create headwinds for any economy in the short term, the longer-term risks of political instability and civil unrest can become much greater.

Tut and Mitt

Hayden Bixby | Posted 12.02.2012 | Politics
Hayden Bixby

If he had lived a fuller life (and if the time/space continuum could accommodate such a scenario), would he have only flown coach and insisted on do-it-yourself pyramid-repair projects at Home Depot on the weekends?

What Is Health For?

David Katz, M.D. | Posted 12.02.2012 | Healthy Living
David Katz, M.D.

Health readily takes on moral overtones. Those who have it can seem bossy, or boastful, or self-righteous. All of this goes away, I think, when we recognize that health is just a currency. Like any other, it takes some work to acquire it -- but when you do, you can spend it as you see fit.

What Would St. Vincent de Paul Do?

Thomas Worcester | Posted 11.27.2012 | Religion
Thomas Worcester

In the midst of a bitterly fought election campaign, on issues such as wealth and poverty and "entitlement" reform, American Catholics and other Christians may wonder where to turn for guidance. One outstanding guide is Vincent de Paul, a saint whose feast day is today.