5 ‘Shark Tank’ Fails That Cost Big Money

In the ABC TV series “Shark Tank,” angel investors—also referred to as “sharks”—examine startup business concepts from aspiring entrepreneurs to determine whether they want to invest. The sharks, which also include Daymond John, Kevin O’Leary, Robert Herjavec, Barbara Corcoran, Mark Cuban, and Lori Greiner, have pledged to spend millions of their own funds to support … Read more

28-year-old managed to retire early and earn $16,000 a month in passive income

Experts concur that getting a head start is essential for accomplishing important financial objectives like retirement savings. Yet even the most optimistic financial planners wouldn’t anticipate that many students would be making financial plans in between honours algebra and AP history. But, it’s possible that they haven’t yet met Rachel Richards. Before starting college, she … Read more

10 ways to build a side business without quitting your day job

Quitting your day job to pursue the entrepreneurial dream can be exhilarating—or terrifying. Fortunately, anyone can easily make extra money from a “side hustle” without losing the security of a steady paycheck. These millionaires and members of The Oracles give advice on how to turn a side job into a cash cow. 1. Maintain perspective. … Read more

This 29-year-old’s side hustle brings in $2 million a year, ‘I work just 4 hours a day’

Teaching Microsoft Excel on TikTok was my ticket out of corporate America. I posted the first video on my account, Miss Excel, in June 2020. At the time, I was living at my parent’s house and buried in student debt. But within a few weeks, the video went viral, and I gained 100,000 followers. That … Read more

This personality trait helped Musk, Gates and Jobs succeed, says biographer: ‘It’s something a lot of these people have’

Elon Musk, Bill Gates, and the late Steve Jobs all have one personality trait in common, which might be a clue to their ability to amass so much success. That’s according to author and historian Walter Isaacson, who wrote Jobs’ biography and is working on one about Musk. Isaacson says that Musk, like both Jobs … Read more

Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian talks about his biggest financial mistake.

Alexis Ohanian is probably best known for helping to start Reddit and selling it 16 months later for $10 million when he was only 23. He is also well-known for marrying tennis superstar Serena Williams in 2017. But today he is also known as a savvy start-up investor. Ohanian, now 37, recently founded venture capital … Read more