Personal Finance

admin August 9, 2018

Jennifer came out as bisexual when she was in high school. But after an interview for her first professional job out of college, she decided she wouldn’t share her queer identity at work. She grew out her undercut, removed her nose ring and hid anything else she thought might make coworkers whisper. On her first […]

admin August 9, 2018

After an incident of harassment in the workplace, after the complaint is made, after the punishment is handed down, even after a suspension is enacted, what happens next? With some kinds of claims — singular instances, for example, or non-physical offenses — an accused harasser may be sent to training or put on suspension. But […]

admin August 8, 2018

Until recently, being an early-stage startup investor was a high-risk play available only to insiders who stood to win big when the Uber or Twitter they put money into took off. But two years ago the Securities and Exchange Commission adopted rules allowing companies to raise money through crowdfunding from anyone interested in investing. Since […]

admin August 8, 2018

You’ve been dreaming of owning a home for years, and now you’re finally ready to make the leap. You’ve found the perfect place and may have even started deciding where to put the furniture, but you still have one big obstacle standing in your way: getting a mortgage. If you’ve never bought a home before, […]

admin August 8, 2018

Running out of money in retirement is a huge concern. And given that a large number of workers in their 50s and 60s are behind on savings, it’s a clear source of stress for those who don’t feel adequately prepared. The good news is that there are several tactics you might employ to boost your […]

admin August 7, 2018

The recent suicides of Anthony Bourdain and Kate Spade are a sad reminder that success is no guarantee of happiness. Those at the top of their industries are no more protected than the rest of us from depressive symptoms or full-blown clinical depression. Business leaders and entrepreneurs might even be more vulnerable because of the […]

admin August 7, 2018

Imagine if you got to pick your work bonus. Would you choose a personal chef? A trip to the super bowl? An annual dry cleaning pass? A month in Europe or a whole summer off? Or maybe you prefer cash. For employees at North 6th Agency, the choice is theirs. The brand communications and social […]

admin August 3, 2018

Your 40s may not seem like the time to buckle down and get serious about retirement. But if your savings are nonexistent, it means you have plenty of work to do. The average American aged 44 to 49 has $81,347 in retirement savings, according to the Economic Policy Institute. The median savings balance among that […]

admin August 3, 2018

Art has become an asset class for more investors as the value of the market has grown. The highest end of the market has become a space for billionaires to face off. Recent records were set at Christie’s in 2015 when “Les femmes d’Alger,” painted in 1955 by Pablo Picasso, sold for $179.4 million, and […]