Money

Tired of house calls, Alli Webb built a Drybar styling empire

Tired of house calls, Alli Webb built a Drybar styling empire

Published 16/11/2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) - A decade ago, Alli Webb was a hair stylist who made house calls, driving all over Los Angeles to shampoo, style, [more…]

Non-stop ads and robocalls: welcome to America’s costliest election

Non-stop ads and robocalls: welcome to America’s costliest election

Published 05/11/2018

PALMDALE, Calif. (Reuters) - Wendy Burke has had enough. Campaign advertisements bombard her favorite TV shows. Dozens of election pamphlets fill her mailbox. Every day, [more…]

Shyness did not keep dressbarn co-founder from big retail leaps

Published 01/11/2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) - When Roslyn Jaffe and her husband decided to start the first dressbarn store in the early 1960s, it was a retail [more…]

Unlikely activists: Money managers push for climate, social good

Unlikely activists: Money managers push for climate, social good

Published 31/10/2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) - If you are looking to save the environment, address racial or gender discrimination, fight for human rights or tackle corruption, it [more…]

Ricky Gervais escaped factory life by heading to ‘The Office’

Ricky Gervais escaped factory life by heading to ‘The Office’

Published 25/10/2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) - If you were writing a script about Ricky Gervais’ life, it would probably be rejected for having too many fanciful plot [more…]

Middle class parents paying least for college: study

Middle class parents paying least for college: study

Published 18/10/2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) - As U.S. high school seniors pare down their college wish lists and parents sweat over the bills, a new study by [more…]

YOUR MONEY – Comic heroes teach kids about finance

YOUR MONEY – Comic heroes teach kids about finance

Published 16/10/2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) - As any parent knows, getting children to focus can be challenging - even more so when it involves topics like monetary [more…]

Eyes on the Prize: First jobs of famous photographers

Eyes on the Prize: First jobs of famous photographers

Published 05/10/2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) - A photograph can capture the mood of a nation or seminal moments in history in a single frame. Think of the [more…]

Your Money: How to factor in cost when applying to college

Your Money: How to factor in cost when applying to college

Published 01/10/2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Picking the right college is not just a matter of finding a good fit for a student’s talents and interests, but [more…]

Your Money: What to learn from NFL rookies about getting rich quick

Your Money: What to learn from NFL rookies about getting rich quick

Published 20/09/2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) - You could hardly design a worse scenario for smart money management than being a rookie in the National Football League. Young [more…]