How To Create A Budget

Investormint  |  April 11, 2018

According to a Time survey, about 75% of Americans over 40 are behind on saving for retirement. And 1 in 3 Americans doesn’t have a penny saved for retirement. Even though some reports claim that the average savings of families close to retirement (between ages 56 to 61) is over $160,0000, the median is just …

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Facebook will pay you up to $40,000 if you find a big data leak

Kate Streit  |  April 11, 2018

In the wake of the Cambridge Analytica scandal, Facebook is taking steps to ensure another disastrous data breach does not occur. As part of their efforts, the company has announced a Data Abuse Bounty Program that will reward people who find cases of data abuse on its platforms. The company will give people who identify qualifying …

Beleaguered Toys R Us Battles For Survival

Here’s a map of all the big-box stores closing in 2018

Augusta Statz  |  April 11, 2018

It’s becoming increasingly difficult for big-box stores to compete with online sellers. That’s become extremely apparent by the number of store closure announcements that took place in 2017 — and they’re continuing this year. In 2018 alone, stores such as Toys ‘R Us, Macy’s and Walmart’s Sam’s Club have announced plans to close store locations …

How To Avoid Rental Scams

Investormint  |  April 10, 2018

In big cities, rental costs are so high that they dwarf monthly mortgage costs in other parts of the country. And as rents have increased, rental scams have become ever more sophisticated. Among the most common home rental scams is when a fraudster attempts to lease a property to you despite having no legal right …

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Tyra Banks is so frugal her accountants told her she needed to spend more money

Kate Streit  |  April 10, 2018

Most rich and famous celebrities have no problem spending their money. Whether they live on their own private island, spring for extravagant engagement rings or donate their fortunes to a worthy cause, the uber-wealthy usually don’t have a problem figuring out what to do with their millions. In fact, a number of celebrities have managed to …

Nine West files for bankruptcy

CNN  |  April 10, 2018

Nine West Holdings, which owns the Nine West and Anne Klein brands, has filed for bankruptcy. Friday’s chapter 11 filing shows that the company owes more than $1 billion. Nine West said in a statement that it plans to sell Nine West and its Bandolino line to Authentic Brands Group. ABG owns Juicy Couture and …

Ford recalls 350,000 F-150s and Expeditions that can roll even when parked

CNN  |  April 9, 2018

Ford is recalling about 350,000 trucks for a problem that could cause them to roll even after the driver shifts into park. The automaker says in a statement the issue affects 2018 Ford F-150 and Ford Expedition vehicles with 10-speed automatic transmissions, as well as Ford F-650 and F-750 vehicles with 6-speed automatic transmissions. Ford …