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Article of the Week
Relaxing Into the Feeling of Being Alive- (Zen Habits) - How to take a breath and appreciate where you are.
Stock Market Reversals Can Cause Recessions Too- (The Reformed Broker) - Market downturns have the capability of pushing the country into a recession, see 2001.
180 Years of Stock Market Drawdowns- (A Wealth of Common Sense) - Losses in investments will always be a regular occurance, get used to it.
Emerging Markets Stocks Lead While US Bonds Retreat - (The Capital Spectator) - International developing markets have a strong January while bonds continue to cool off.
The Thin Line Between Bold and Reckless- (Collaborative Fund) - Look for broad patterns, accept that things will change over time, and learn from others that have endured risk.
Things To Do Before Making Any Investment If You Don’t Want To Lose Everything- (Financial Samurai) - A great article on things to consider before making an investment into just about anything.
When to buy cheap airline tickets- (Get Rich Slowly) - A calendar split into zones, explaining when you should book depending on your priorities.
How to Use Brute Force to Improve Your Finances- (Of Dollars and Data) - Work hard at saving money, it's by far the best way to improve your finances.
10 Money Revelations in My 30s- (A Wealth of Common Sense) - A quick list of thoughts about finances from a middle-aged money manager.
What You Can Learn from Fighter Pilots About Making Fast and Accurate Decisions- (Farnam Street) - How the OODA loop can benefit your decision making process.
How to negotiate your salary- (Get Rich Slowly) - It's all about leverage, make sure you research and understand who you are talking to and don't be afraid to hold back salary information.
Why You Should Be Working Less- (A Wealth of Common Sense) - Giving yourself time to think and reflect can pay dividends when you're actually working.
Charlotte’s About To Witness A Super Blue Blood Moon – The First One in 134 Years- (Charlotte Stories)
Charlotte Winter Survival Guide 2018 - (Creative Loafing)