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How To Go Broke In 5 Easy Steps

| May 5, 2013 | 1 Comment

how to go brokeWe talk a lot about politics and macroeconomics but what matters most for everyone is their personal situation. It doesn’t matter how good the economy is if you still struggle with your finances. Most people don’t understand money. It’s not an easy subject. You would assume that because everyone uses money there is nothing complicated about it, but that’s not true. And when we add the people’s stupidity to the equation, managing personal finances becomes hard like rocket science. People go broke because they are stupid and they don’t know the power of money. That’s why in this article I’m going to tell you 5 easy steps on how to go broke.

I want to save you the pain of the process, go broke now, why would you wait anymore when you are going there anyway? … Just in case you don’t want to go broke, you might try to avoid these steps, you know.

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Have a Right Attitude to Your Personality!

| April 19, 2013 | 0 Comments

having the right attitudeThe term personality is very often mentioned in popular psychology. However, many people use this term too fancifully. In order to explore yourself better, you should have a better understanding of personality according to natural sciences (and philosophy, of course).

 
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The Truth About Taking Risks … In Anything

| April 12, 2013 | 0 Comments

the truth about taking risksMost people don’t understand risk. Not that they don’t know what the actual term means. What they typically got wrong is their understanding of what is risky and what is not. How big the risks is? When to take risks? How to manage risk? These are all things that most people got wrong.

They don’t understand the risk vs reward concept which is fundamental in life. And in many cases they are also driven by the wrong type of fear which is affecting their perception and makes them make bad decisions and take bad actions.

 

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For Beginners: Caring About People’s Opinion

| April 2, 2013 | 0 Comments

Caring About People's OpinionWe live in a society so we are dependent to a certain extent on what others think about us. Even if we say that we do not care, we actually show that we used to care in the past or just to demonstrate some kind of independence. Regardless of this, we should be tolerable enough for society in order not to get ostracized.

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Why People Tend To Believe Fortune Tellers Rather Than Do Something That Would Matter

| March 9, 2013 | 2 Comments

fortune teller with crystal ballDo you believe in fortune? Do you believe in ghosts? Do you believe in magic (real magic, not illusion)? Do you believe that some people can predict the future with their supernatural gifts? Or do you think that all fortune tellers are scam artists?

Too many questions and the answers to them don’t really matter, or do they?
What matters in your life is what you do. What you think or what you believe in affect what you do. So I guess this topic is worth commenting.

Many people believe in those things, they do listen to fortune tellers and in most cases that doesn’t bring them any real benefits other than some short term placebo effect.

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Self-help – You Are Doing It Wrong

| February 19, 2013 | 0 Comments

self-helpTrying hard to change yourself in a positive manner with no success? You are probably not the only one who has such a problem. To solve it, you should be a bit more insightful. Otherwise you will continue to remain with broken expectations, desperate and hoping to find the piece of advice that will help you remain successful and happy forever (sounds utopian and it not only sounds – it really is). But if you come to terms with some facts you really have the chance to succeed.

 

Self-help is a business

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The Love Doctor: Valentine’s Day Exposed (Special Edition)

| February 13, 2013 | 0 Comments

valentines dayLet’s take a break from the economics, politics and finances and focus on love. Relationships, love and sex are big part of our lives and we have to understand them. The bitter bananas are not few there either.
We are introducing the new rubric of the magazine called “The Love Doctor”.

No, I’m not going to diss the Valentine’s day. It’s great for the chocolate, flowers and wine industries, these sectors employ many people.
It’s a celebration of romantic love, it’s great day for many people, especially for the women.

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How Long Can You Stay Without A Job?

| February 12, 2013 | 0 Comments

how long can you stay without a jobWith the financial crisis going on worldwide and the rising unemployment rates in most countries, there are no secure jobs in most sectors of the economy. That leads to the question: If you lose your job today, how long can you survive without getting a new one?

Well, maybe “survive” is a strong word, but you get the point. In other words how long can you keep your normal living standards or at least live close to them.

For most people their jobs are the only source of income they have. If they get fired from their workplace, they will have ZERO income, but the living expenses are not going anywhere.
If you are one of those people, you are in trouble.

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