• How talent, luck, and circumstance helped Kevin Garnett make $326 million to become the second-highest-paid player in NBA history

    28 days ago - By Business Insider

    Summary List Placement Kevin Garnett was an MVP, a 15-time All-Star and a four-time first-team All-NBA. He won a championship with the 2007-2008 Boston Celtics. He also retired having made $326 million in his career, the second-most in NBA history .
    Let's take a look at how, more than once, Garnett was just the right player, in the right place, at the right time. In 1995, Kevin Garnett was a 6-foot-11, 220-pound senior in high school, and it had been 20 years since a high-school player went straight to the NBA.
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  • A man who hopes to 'die with zero' says his simple equation can help anyone retire comfortably

    A man who hopes to 'die with zero' says his simple equation can help anyone retire comfortably

    28 days ago - By Business Insider

    Summary List Placement Calculating how much you need to save for retirement can be tricky - there's a delicate balance between over-saving and under-saving.
    Personal finance author Bill Perkins outlines the cons of saving too much for retirement in his book, "Die with Zero," writing that saving too much can mean that you don't get to use it all to the best of your ability while you're alive. Sometimes, traditional retirement calculations can be more than you really need to save in order to retire comfortably.
    Since he wants to spend down his retirement savings , Perkins came up with a...
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  • I helped mint a trio of NFTs with a team of female and BIPOC digital artists. Here's how NFTs can help more creators earn money with their artwork

    I helped mint a trio of NFTs with a team of female and BIPOC digital artists. Here's how NFTs can help more creators earn money with their artwork

    28 days ago - By Business Insider

    Summary List Placement This past month, I helped mint a trio of Non Fungible Tokens for three of the US Women's soccer team players and World Cup Champions - the first NFTs to be released by elite female Olympic athletes.
    It was an artistic experiment. We did it quickly - wanting to get the set of NFTs out there early to show anyone who has felt left out of the new world of crypto that they are included. We hope that they inspire more underrepresented communities to get into the NFT world as investors or creators.
    The NFT world is ablaze.
    An abbreviation that few knew a few months ago is...
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