Posts tagged "finance"

Dangerous: The Starbucks App Now Lets You Order And Pay Ahead Of Time

Uh oh: Just in time for PSL season, Starbucks has launched a new feature on the Starbucks app that lets you order and pay for your drink ahead

Rebecca Vipond Brink | September 22, 2015 - 5:00 pm

Yikes, “Wolf Of Wall Street” Banker Dude Dies From Cocaine Fueled Jump Off His Building

The 1980s have never left NYC when it comes to the party stylings of rich Wall Street I-banker dude bros.
On Friday, 29-year-old investment banker Thomas Hughes is believed to…

Katrin Higher | May 30, 2015 - 1:00 pm

Here’s How Much We Spend To Get Married

In what some are calling one sign of an improving economy, if at the expense of newlyweds, a new survey by The Knot finds that the average cost of a…

Newser | March 14, 2015 - 12:30 pm

President Obama Nominates Janet Yellen As First-Ever Woman To Run The Federal Reserve

President Obama announced today he has nominated Janet Yellen as chairman of the Federal Reserve. She currently serves as vice chair of the Fed and is a professor at…

Jessica Wakeman | October 9, 2013 - 7:30 pm

5 Occasions In Which I Have Completely Wasted My Hard-Earned Money

Yesterday, I finally did something that I had been meaning to do for awhile: I walked into a Crunch Gym and canceled my membership. Which I had been paying for,…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | August 14, 2012 - 12:00 pm

Money 101: Last-Minute Tax Tips, Tricks & Advice

Oh, hey there. Guess what day it is? April 17th! No, it’s not my birthday. It’s Tax Day! Alright, so maybe this isn’t an occasion for excitement and joy, but…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | April 17, 2012 - 9:00 am

Yet Another Disappointing Harassment Case In The Finance World

Oh look, it’s another sex scandal rocking the finance world. A group of 17 Irish accountants at PricewaterhouseCoopers are under fire after passing around a document which ranked the top…

Julie Gerstein | November 11, 2010 - 6:30 pm

Therapy For Your Pocketbook Episode 6: “Puddles Isn’t A Dependent”

In the latest episode of Therapy For Your Pocketbook, Susie worries about who will take care of her parents — and pup — if something happens to her. Finance…

The Frisky | July 8, 2010 - 5:30 pm

Therapy For Your Pocketbook Episode 5: “Cold Denial”

Diane, a recent divorcee denies having a cold and the need to be on her ex’s health insurance. It’s not like she’s going to get salmonella poisoning or get…

The Frisky | June 22, 2010 - 8:00 pm

Would You Ever Cut Yourself Off?

Are cutting credit cards up a new recession trend? The Atlantic thinks so: “Cutting up credit cards is a classic solution to the temptations of easy credit, but as Americans…

Leonora Epstein | November 19, 2009 - 12:20 pm

Lehman Brothers Are Lookin’ For Love On Craigslist

In case you haven’t noticed, the stock market took a nosedive this week. The rest of us are left worried about investments, bank stability, and mortgages. But what about the…

Simcha | September 16, 2008 - 6:30 pm