Amid the pandemic, some people can’t afford rent, others became 401(k) and TSP millionaires.

Despite the continu.....»»

Category: topSource: washpostMay 25th, 2021

What to do if you can"t pay rent during the pandemic

Orders to close businesses have left many people without income. Here's what to know about making rent amid the COVID-19 pandemic......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 30th, 2020

Is $300 enough to say yes to that job? Some Chicago companies offer hiring bonuses for the first time amid labor shortage.

Some people who would otherwise be job-searching are avoiding work because of health concerns associated with the COVID-19 pandemic or child care responsibilities. Now, companies facing a labor shortage are starting to.....»»

Category: topSource: chicagotribuneMay 5th, 2021

Is $300 enough to say yes to that job? Chicago companies offer hiring bonuses amid labor shortage.

Some people who would otherwise be job-searching are avoiding work because of health concerns associated with the COVID-19 pandemic or child care responsibilities. Now, companies facing a labor shortage are starting to.....»»

Category: topSource: chicagotribuneMay 5th, 2021

A quarter of women say they are financially worse off a year into pandemic, Post-ABC poll finds

A Washington Post-ABC News poll underscores the ongoing struggles that women and people of color face as they deal far more with job loss, caring for children and rising food and rent prices......»»

Category: topSource: washpostApr 27th, 2021

: Sonos says the growth can continue after big pandemic surge

Sonos Inc. has been a big winner during the pandemic amid booming sales of smart speakers to suit the at-home lifestyle, but the company argues that it can maintain its momentum even after people resume normal living......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 9th, 2021

Tech stocks" market leadership may be over and investors aren"t "bullish enough about the reopening", says Fundstrat"s Tom Lee

Tom Lee says "people aren't bullish enough about the reopening" and that tech stocks are no longer market leaders amid the pandemic recovery. Thomas Lee Managing .....»»

Category: personnelSource: nytMar 4th, 2021

C-Suite Awards 2021: Dr. Alex Garza guides a new task force amid pandemic

"If people aren't given a consolidated view and don't understand what's going on in an environment, there's an information void and people will fill it sometimes with not accurate information," Dr. Alex Garza said......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 19th, 2021

: PayPal valuation eclipses Mastercard’s amid boom in online shopping

PayPal Holdings Inc. is on track to close Friday's session with a larger valuation than Mastercard Inc., in a sign of how the pandemic has fostered greater appreciation for the PayPal business model as more people turn to e-commerce......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 12th, 2021

Market Snapshot: Dow, S&P futures see muted moves in busiest day of earnings season

U.S. stock futures on Thursday were edging tentatively higher as investors braced for the busiest day of the fourth-quarter earnings season and a weekly update on the number of people seeking unemployment benefits amid the COVID-19 pandemic......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 4th, 2021

The pandemic forced live events to go virtual. It may change access to entertainment forever.

One silver lining of lockdown: Events that people were unable to attend (or afford) are suddenly a possibility......»»

Category: topSource: washpostJan 12th, 2021

Constellation Brands CEO: "We"re Going To Take A Significant Share" Of Seltzer Market

Alcohol company Constellation Brands, Inc. (NYSE: STZ) managed to offset lost sales from bars and restaurants amid pandemic restrictions by targeting consumers at home with "brands that people trust," CEO Bill Newlands said Thursday on read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaJan 10th, 2021

What apartment hunters are looking for during the pandemic

The good news for many people who won’t be going back to their offices until at least the spring is that they can look for an apartment a little farther away that offers them a lower rent and more square footage......»»

Category: topSource: washpostDec 28th, 2020

LoveForLandlords thread on Reddit trolls landlords, renters

Amid calls for rent to be put on hold for an extended period due to the coronavirus pandemic and a moratorium on evictions in many... The post LoveForLandlords thread o.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkMay 15th, 2020

5 ways to save cash quickly amid the pandemic

Many people across America are feeling financial strain caused by the coronavirus. If you need to take back control of your finances, here are five ways to start......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMay 11th, 2020

America"s business of prisons thrives even amid a pandemic

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — As factories and other businesses remain shuttered across America, people in prisons in at least 40 states continue going to work. Sometimes they earn pennies an hour, or nothi.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMay 8th, 2020

Match quarterly revenue hit by slowing Tinder growth

Match Group Inc reported quarterly revenue that fell short of Wall Street estimates on Tuesday, hit by slowing growth in its popular dating app "Tinder" as fewer people signed up and paid for its premium features amid the COVID-19 pandemic......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 5th, 2020

Exclusive: Boeing eyes major bond issue to raise funds - sources

Boeing Co is working with investment banks on a multibillion-dollar bond-fueled financing package, aiming to shore up its balance sheet amid a sharp travel downturn from the pandemic, three people familiar with the matter said on Tuesday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 29th, 2020

Smartphone location data can tell if people stay home during the pandemic. Experts worry users are sacrificing privacy for safety.

Tech companies are using location data to illustrate how much people are staying at home amid the pandemic. Some experts worry people will chose to sacrifice privacy for safety amid the public health crisis — a decision that could be irreve.....»»

Category: topSource: chicagotribuneApr 28th, 2020

China is building a $1.7 billion soccer stadium that is shaped like a lotus and will seat 100,000 people amid a pandemic

STR/AFP via Getty Images China has begun bui.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 24th, 2020