This former inmate built an Instagram for prison. Now he"s closing in on a multimillion-dollar raise.

FlikShop founder and CEO Marcus Bullock is raising an angel round led by former NBA All-Star Baron Davis, to be followed by a $4 million Series A next year......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 11th, 2018

East Bay real estate agent goes to prison for multimillion dollar housing scheme

Seventy-year-old Robert Jacobsen, hailing from Kensington, Calif., was sentenced on Tuesday to over six years — 78 months — in prison for money laundering and wire fraud, the U.S. Department of Justice said in a statement. The East Bay real estate a.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 5th, 2018

Mississippi man charged in $100M multi-state Ponzi scheme

Mississippi man faces 70 years in federal prison for his role in a multimillion-dollar fraud scheme affecting hundreds of victims acro.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayMay 2nd, 2018

Ex-PM Najib Razak faces new corruption charges in Malaysia

Police and Malaysia's anti-graft agency say detained former Prime Minister Najib Razak will face at least two dozen fresh charges of abuse of power and money laundering over the multimillion-dollar looting of a state investment fund......»»

Category: topSource: foxnews14 hr. 16 min. ago

Bond Bloodbath Continues As Stocks Are "Up Big", "Unchanged", & "Tumbling"

Take your pick... FANG Stocks managed to erase Monday's losses briefly at the open, then tumbled... The Dollar index is practically unchanged, but bonds continue to suffer... 30Y just hit 3.247% - 2018 closing high........»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeSep 19th, 2018

Marriott brings its newest hotel brand to Mesa

The Marriott Phoenix Mesa in downtown Mesa is set to reopen under a new brand after a full-scale, multimillion-dollar renovation. The Mesa hotel, located at 200 N. Centennial Way, is expected to open Oct. 3. It has been rebranded and will be know.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 13th, 2018

Bellisio"s shuttered Austin plant goes up for sale

Hilco Industrial plans to sell the assets and former production facility of Bellisio Foods in Austin, Minnesota, which it acquired this week in a multimillion dollar acquisition deal. On April 9, Bellisio closed the Austin factory, laying off 105 e.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 12th, 2018

What a millennial activist did when she learned about her multimillion-dollar trust fund

On a brisk September afternoon nearly seven years ago, Kate Poole joined hundreds of demonstrators in Lower Manhattan for the first day of Occupy Wall Street, a protest encampment that would remain in the global financial capital for almost two months......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralSep 12th, 2018

The wealthy are obsessed are with underground mansions

Multimillion-dollar homes for the 1 percent are hardly eyebrow-raising — unless they happen to extend stories beneath the earth's surface......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralSep 10th, 2018

Uptown Houston office buildings undergoing multimillion-dollar renovations

Two Class A office buildings in the Uptown area are currently undergoing major upgrades that will be complete this fall.  Houston-based Unilev Management Corp. along with Israel-based Azrieli Group and Los Angeles-based CBRE Group Inc. (NYSE: CBRE.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 6th, 2018

Turning Point Brands makes multimillion-dollar acquisition

Louisville-based Turning Point Brands Inc. has acquired Miami Lakes, Fla.-based International Vapor Group LLC, adding capabilities to its vaping business. Turning Point Brands (NYSE: TPB) deals in other tobacco products as the owner of Zig-Zag cigar.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 6th, 2018

Downtown coffee shop closes after two and a half years

Deep Space Coffee is closing its doors Downtown. "We are closing our doors for the time being starting tomorrow, but please don't view this as a defeat," the shop wrote in a statement on its Instagram. "Our owners have tried very hard to keep this.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 29th, 2018

Aretha Franklin and other multimillion-dollar inheritance disputes

These high-profile inheritances were hotly contested......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralAug 24th, 2018

Dallas businessman donates $3M to Tennessee college

Nashville’s Fisk University has received a multimillion-dollar gift from a Dallas businessman and philanthropist. According to a news release, Roland Parrish has donated $3 million to the school. The gift will fund the construction of the Roland G......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 21st, 2018

How I became a makeup mogul: Beauty influencer Huda Kattan talks about business, life

With over 26 million followers on Instagram and over 2 million subscribers on YouTube, a makeup artist and founder of billion-dollar brand Huda Beauty, Huda Kattan has transformed a .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayAug 21st, 2018

The Looming Economic Collapse: The $250 Trillion Dollar Worldwide Debt Crisis

Authored by Mac Slavo via, As governments raise .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeAug 17th, 2018

Co-working space to take over retail anchor spot at Scottsdale Fashion Square

Macerich is in the midst of a multimillion-dollar renovation of Fashion Square’s luxury wing, set to end in the third quarter......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 16th, 2018

Luxury St. Matthews car dealership to get multimillion-dollar upgrade

It'll be a whole new look for the dealership......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 15th, 2018

Express Scripts staking out million-dollar gene therapies

Express Scripts Holding Co built a multi-billion enterprise pressuring drug companies to lower their prices for U.S. patients. Now it is quietly building a side business: getting paid to help drug companies dispense a new generation of high-priced drugs......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 15th, 2018

Express Scripts staking out million dollar gene therapies

Express Scripts Holding Co built a multi-billion enterprise pressuring drug companies to lower their prices for U.S. patients. Now it is quietly building a side business: getting paid to help drug companies dispense a new generation of high-priced drugs......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 15th, 2018

See the multimillion-dollar Oconomowoc Lake home that sold in less than 48 hours

One of the most expensive homes in the Milwaukee metro recently sold for $2.4 million – and in less than 48 hours after hitting the market. The Cape Cod-style home was officially listed on June 12 for $2.5 million. The next day, the owners accepted .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 14th, 2018