Down time, time for you, rest, relaxation - all are an essential part of success. That said - the most successful people in the world never stop working. They take vacations, they rest, they relax but, every single day, they are reading, thinking, strategizing, plotting,...

Planning for the future (and actually acting on it) is hard to do but it pays off in the long run. Homeownership is almost always a good way to build up equity (as long as you buy something you can truly afford) and build a...

No matter what brand of phone you have, we found a couple of phone gadgets over the holidays that we have tried for the past few weeks including one for the car CD player we never use. These two have become a permanent part of...

Be kind, be gracious, be nice - but watch how familiar you are with people. From guest tipster Wilene Dunn: We were in line at a local restaurant with a woman probably in her late 70's in front of us. The server,  a guy in his 20's...

Today you are going to start or try something new. It can be as simple as a new way to drive to work. A different order at Starbuck's. Order a Rosetta Stone and learn a new language (Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg learned Mandarin Chinese last year)....

Over the next two weeks, there will be family gatherings, parties, events, celebrations, and more. Take this as an opportunity to listen. Stop talking, put your phone down, turn the screens off for a while - and just listen over the holidays. (Share that!) That...