Posts tagged "banking"

LELO Launches A Sex Toy Specifically For Sex-Obsessed “Testosterone-Drenched” Bankers

I looove LELO products. They're a reputable sex toy brand who've produced gems like The ORA, the LUNA Smart Bead and the IDA, to name a few, which is why I'm completely baffled by the creation of their new product, The PINO. The PINO is the brand's newest sex toy, designed specifically for male bankers. I…

By: Katie Oldenburg / November 20, 2014

The Soapbox: Porn Stars Learn They Can’t Bank On Chase

I've written before about issues around payment processors and the sex industry, how businesses like Paypal, WePay and Google Wallet were shutting anyone they suspected of sex work out of using their services. Well, turns out that a trickle down effect is happening within the banking world, as Chase recently sent letters out to hundreds of

By: Kitty Stryker / April 23, 2014

From Wall Street To Waffles: Trading In The Life You Have For The Life You Want

New Yorker Garrett Hoelscher spent three years in investment banking before he decided he really couldn't take it anymore. That's when he traded in his business suits for a waffle iron and hatched a plan to sell waffles on the tops of ski mountains. His business, Waffle Shrine, has yet to sell a single waffle,…

By: Julie Gerstein / October 28, 2010

Would The Financial Crisis Have Happened If More Women Were In Charge?

As we're all trying to figure out what went wrong in our banking system to cause the recession we're in, we're blaming just about anyone and everyone involved, especially the men at the top. Yes, I said the men. Not many of the folks getting blamed on the news are women, so it leads u…

By: Catherine Strawn / May 14, 2009