Hillary Hoffower, provided by Published 2:31 pm PST, Thursday, December 13, 2018 Jamie McCarthy / Getty Images Building wealth is a little easier when you have advice from people who've done it themselves. We rounded up some of the best money lessons successful people, like CEOs and entrepreneurs, shared in 2018. Among the most important: Invest in low-cost index funds, save your income, invest in yourself, and know that money doesn't equal happiness or success. One of the best ways to build wealth is to learn from those who have been there, done that. When it comes to money, they know what works and what doesn't, as well as what the value of a dollar really means — and they're not shy when it comes to sharing their financial wisdom. Why wouldn't you take a piece of their advice? To help you get your finances in order (since that's your New Year's resolution for 2019, right?), we've rounded up some of the best money lessons from 2018 that successful people have … [Read more...] about The 7 best lessons successful people taught us about money in 2018
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Published 8:01 am PST, Tuesday, November 6, 2018 Image 1 of / 1 Caption Close Image 1 of 1 6 things you should know about your health savings account (HSA) 1 / 1 Back to Gallery (BPT) - For many families, health care is a major expense, even with health insurance coverage. There’s a great solution that can help financially prepare you for out-of-pocket costs, and it may be right there in your wallet: A health savings account. “A health savings account is a valuable tool that can help you manage health care expenses for you and your family,” says Deb Culhane, President and CEO, Optum Bank. “If your employer offers health savings accounts, or HSAs, it’s well worth looking into how this account can help you save and pay for your family’s health care needs today and in the future, income tax free.” Perhaps you’re one of the people who recently enrolled in a health savings … [Read more...] about 6 things you should know about your health savings account (HSA)
Creating the best sales team takes more than monetary incentives. Blair Singer Published 5:00 am PDT, Friday, September 7, 2018 Photo: Filadendron | Getty Images Photo: Filadendron | Getty Images Image 1 of / 1 Caption Close Image 1 of 1 Photo: Filadendron | Getty Images How Do You Recruit the Best Salespeople When You Don't Have Much Money? 1 / 1 Back to Gallery Just about any business needs good salespeople. In order to sustain your company, you need someone who can bring in new clients so that you can focus on the business itself. But, what if you have no money? What if you’re just starting out and have not made enough money yet to attract the best salesperson for the job? Well, lucky for you, you … [Read more...] about How Do You Recruit the Best Salespeople When You Don’t Have Much Money?
Updated 8:28 am PDT, Tuesday, July 10, 2018 Photo: AP Image 1of/1 CaptionClose Image 1 of 1 FILE - This April 2017, file photo provided by NerdWallet shows Brianna McGurran, a columnist for personal finance website NerdWallet.com. "Ask Brianna" is a Q&A column for 20-somethings, or anyone else starting out. (NerdWallet via AP, File) less FILE - This April 2017, file photo provided by NerdWallet shows Brianna McGurran, a columnist for personal finance website NerdWallet.com. "Ask Brianna" is a Q&A column for 20-somethings, or anyone else ... more Photo: AP How to fight about money and stay madly in love 1 / 1 Back to Gallery "Ask Brianna" is a column from NerdWallet for 20-somethings or anyone else starting out. I'm here to help you manage your money, find a job and pay off student loans — all … [Read more...] about How to fight about money and stay madly in love
Cryptocurrencies are unique instruments in the investing world. They share many characteristics of traditional currencies but can also serve as platforms for more sophisticated financial products. Judging by their price history alone, cryptocurrencies are easy to dismiss as a bubble. And, indeed, the crypto space is filled with questionable offerings. However, a discerning look reveals a new financial technology with the capacity to fundamentally change the global economic landscape. A Short History The cryptocurrency phenomenon traces its roots back to 2009, when someone writing under the pseudonym Satoshi Nakamoto laid out its theoretical framework in “Bitcoin: A Peer-to-Peer Electronic Cash System.” While the idea of electronic cash wasn’t new, it had never attracted wide acceptance. One important roadblock was the “forgeability” of electronic information: It meant that bad actors could potentially create money out of thin air. Earlier systems relied on … [Read more...] about Cryptocurrencies: the rise of decentralised money