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Sephora Cancels Partnership with Lori Loughlin’s Influencer Daughter Olivia Jade Following College Bribery Scheme

Here's what you need to know Sephora has dropped its partnership with Olivia Jade Giannulli on Thursday after her mother was indicted in the sweeping college admissions bribery.....»»

Category: topSource: timeMar 14th, 2019

Web of deception: How the college entrance scam unraveled

The investigation, Operation Varsity Blues, snared families at the highest economic echelons accused of pushing their way ahead of other college applicants with lies, bribes and cheating......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 14th, 2019

Slew of CEOs charged in alleged college entrance scam

A slew of CEOs and two high-profile actresses are among more than 40 people charged in a $25 million cheating scheme to help wealthy students to gain admission to top colleges, law enforcement officials say......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 12th, 2019

Slew of CEOs charged in alleged college entrance scam

A slew of CEOs and two high-profile actresses are among more than 40 people charged in a $25 million cheating scheme to help wealthy students to gain admission to top colleges, law enforcement officials say......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 12th, 2019

Whitney Tilson Likes This Airline For Its “Mint crushes”

Whitney Tilson’s email to investors discussing the college cheating scandal; JetBlue & Alaska airlines; Tesla; thoughts on rich kids. 1.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkMar 18th, 2019

Fake 'kidnapping' is latest phone scam, FBI warns

It appeared he was getting a call from his daughter, but the voice on the other end was that of a .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayMar 18th, 2019

The kidnapper calling from his daughter"s iPhone demanded money. It was all a scam.

His iPhone showed a call from his daughter, but the voice screamed demands for cash and threatened violence. The FBI calls it "virtual kidnapping.".....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 18th, 2019

The kidnapper calling from his daughter's iPhone demanded money or she would die. It was all a scam.

His iPhone showed a call from his daughter, but the voice screamed demands for cash and threatened violence. The FBI calls it "virtual.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayMar 18th, 2019

College admissions scam helps startup raise $5M

The appalling college-admissions scam exposed how corrupt that game can be. But the scandal was helpful for MyKlovr, a Manhattan-based firm that helps connect teenagers to the right college. The... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkMar 16th, 2019

The Wall Street Journal: This man can get any test score on demand — he’s the secret weapon in the college cheating scandal

Mark Riddell, a 36-year-old Harvard graduate, used his uncanny ability to boost scores fraudulently on college-entrance exams for teens of wealthy families......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 16th, 2019

Harvard-grad test whiz called a key part of admissions scheme

A 36-year-old Harvard graduate and test-taking whiz who could get any score on demand was a secret weapon in the college-admissions cheating scandal, federal prosecutors say......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 15th, 2019

Tesla’s Planned Model Y Reveal A Total Bust?

Whitney Tilson’s email to investors claiming he doesn’t hold any positions in stocks he writes about and discusses Tesla’s Model Y reveal as a total bust; JetBlue; Brexit; Life Boat play; college cheating s.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkMar 15th, 2019

The 1590 SAT score blues: College scam betrays American strivers

Adam Oubaita is a poster child for the American meritocracy. .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 15th, 2019

How NY families cheated on their kids" SAT and ACT

Gordon Caplan, co-chairman of law firm Willkie Farr & Gallagher, wanted his teenage daughter to attend a selective college, perhaps Cornell University. But he wasn't sure her SAT or ACT test score... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkMar 15th, 2019

Parents cheating is no surprise to college-prep coach

News that wealthy parents were charged with paying bribes to get their children into select universities has cast a shadow over the nearly billion-dollar test-prep industry, but college-prep coach... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkMar 15th, 2019

Founder of TPG Growth fired after college admissions scandal

TGP's Bill McGlashan was fired from the massive private equity firm on Thursday amid the massive college cheating scandal......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 14th, 2019

In Wake of College Admissions Scandal, Sephora Plucks Olivia Jade’s Partnership From Its List

Sephora removed Olivia Jade products from its website on Thursday. It’s not hard to imagine that Olivia Jade Giannulli, University of Southern California freshman, when a bit pale today when, ac.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneMar 14th, 2019

College admissions scam: How the privileged gamed the system

The college admissions scam involving Lori Loughlin and Felicity Huffman shows how some rich families use a “side door” to game an already unfair education system......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 14th, 2019

Admission Scandal Fallout: USC, UCLA, Others Hit With First Class Action Lawsuit

The fallout from the "largest college admissions scam ever produced" will be long and arduous for all parties involved, including parents and universities. Today, two days after the revelation of the.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMar 14th, 2019

For alleged mastermind of college scam, fat fees weren"t enough

To nervous parents looking for an edge in the college-admissions process, it’s a familiar pitch......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 14th, 2019