The Two Ironclad Reasons the Rich Keep Getting Richer

The Two Ironclad Reasons the Rich Keep Getting Richer | Daily Trade Alert Last week, Wealth-X reported that the number of billionaires in the world has grown by 6.4% to 2,473. (Alas, most of my friends and family fell a little short.) Their combined wealth increased 5.4% to a record $7.7 trillion. Yet the …

How to Become Rich: 11 Powerful Skills from Napoleon Hill

How to Become Rich: 11 Powerful Skills from Napoleon Hill The thought of how to become rich is an interesting one. Sure, you can win the lottery or land an amazing job that pays you absurd amounts of money. Then there’s the question of what rich really means. Are you even after the right rich? In 1937, Napoleon …

5 Books That Billionaires Don’t Want You to Read

  In previous posts, I’ve provided the recommended reading lists of numerous billionaires. There are, however, some books that most billionaires will never recommend because your ignorance is in their best interests. Here are five of them:   1. The Price of Inequality Subtitle: How Today’s Divided …

10 College Dropouts Who Became Billionaires

SOURCE: mylusciouslife.com Research indicates that on average college graduates earn nearly twice as much as those with a high school diploma. However, further education may not always get you further in life. Some individuals have chosen to leave behind the whole school thang, and follow their entrepreneurial …

9 Wealth-Building Lessons From Billionaires

There is no shortage of billionaires today. In 1985, there were fewer than 20 of them. Today, there are more than 1,800. As many as 536 of them are American. That’s nothing to sneeze at. Nor is their collective net worth of around $2.5 trillion. At the moment, the U.S. has the world’s largest and …

How to Invest Like Warren Buffett

 He’s the gurus’ guru, the rock star of stable growth. When Warren Buffett talks, everybody listens. With good reason—starting from small potatoes, Buffett became the richest man in the world, cruising past billionaire when millionaire was still a notable number. And thankfully, he’s been generous with …

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Warren Buffett is such an investing powerhouse, it’s hard to list his credentials without making him sound like Dos Equis’ Most Interesting Man in the World: He made his first stock purchase when he was 11 and 99 percent of his $63 billion fortune after his 50th birthday. He was the lone insurance policy for …

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  Around 40,000 people descended upon Omaha, Neb. last week to hear from Warren Buffett. Saturday marked the 50th annual Berkshire Hathaway (NYSE: BRK-B) shareholder meeting since Buffett took over the firm. As a value investor and Berkshire Hathaway shareholder, I keep close tabs on Buffett. During a five-hour …