How to "Invest" like a "Gambler"

When I tell people what I do for a living, I hear things like this: 

“The stock market!? That’s a real crap shoot!”

“You invest in startups? I’d rather play the lotto!”

“Oh, isn’t that like gambling?”

Comments like that used to bother me. But not anymore.

Nowadays, I…

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Forget Stocks: Invest in a Racehorse

Seabiscuit. Secretariat. Seattle Slew.

They weren’t just great racehorses. They were great investments.

The thing is, thoroughbreds are wildly expensive.

That’s why, historically, only millionaires could invest in them — and only millionaires could enjoy all the excitement and potential profits that go along with owning them.

But not anymore…

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Your 401(k) Just Got More Exciting

Extra Fees Just to Use Your Own Car?!?

You already paid extra to get heated seats for your car. So why in the heck would you pay more to use them? A new idea is being talked about in the auto industry. Get the details here »

Visit the…

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A $166,500 Bagel?!

My brother can’t find a good bagel.

In the grand scheme of things, this isn’t a threat to our civilization.

But still, he’s a good kid, and he deserves a good bagel.

The problem is, he used to live in New York City, home of the best bagels on earth.…

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A "Man Cave" in Outer Space

Uh Oh, “Shrinkflation” Is Here

Headlines abound about companies raising prices due to inflation. But little noise is being made about another way businesses are sticking it to consumers like you. Get up to speed here »

Routine Traffic Stop Leaves Officer Stunned

When police in San Francisco pulled…

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Lasik For Your Ears

It’s a bird! it’s a plane! It’s a… bag of groceries?

The world’s biggest companies have finally rolled out drone-delivery services. Are you ready for it? Learn more »

[Warning] Careful of that Text Message

If you receive a text message from yourself, watch out. It’s more sinister

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Major Milestones for Startup Investors

We’re celebrating a major milestone this month.

12 years ago — in April 2009, to be exact — the world of startup investing was transformed.

This transformation ushered in a new era of business opportunities for entrepreneurs…

And new profit opportunities for investors like you.

But as you’ll see today,…

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