• November 28, 2022

It’s An Omnichannel Holiday: Online Stays Strong As Shoppers Return To Stores

Americans embraced in-person shopping this Black Friday weekend, returning to stores and malls in big numbers. But early results for the weekend showed that consumers’ love affair with online shopping remains …

Holiday Inflation Watch: Thanksgiving Travel & Menus Took A Hit

The holiday inflation watch continues. This time, it’s Thanksgiving and plenty of consumers are feeling ungrateful for inflation as it slashed travel plans and slimmed down portions this year. In the …

First Legal Cannabis Retail Licenses Hit New York’s Massive Market

A mere 20 years after this article’s cover photo was taken, New York State is about to welcome its first-ever legal cannabis retail dispensaries. In November, New York’s Office of Cannabis …

Evolve 2022: A Data Fanatic’s Dream Come True

On October 12th, I’ll be attending Evolve 2022 in NYC. Truly the data event to end all data events, the intimate one-day event is hosted by industry luminaries Cloudera, IBM and …

Online Learning And In Person Learning Are Both Valuable: Here’s Why

Is online education as effective as traditional in person education? originally appeared on Quora: the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the …

How To Improve The Yield On Your I Bond

Share to Facebook Share to Twitter Share to Linkedin You may be buying the wrong kind of inflation bond. Here are two ways to get the good stuff. Inflation bond: the …

Are You The July 2022 Mega Millions Lottery Winner?

A partnership has claimed the $1.34 billion Mega Millions lottery prize jackpot of July 29, 2022, the Illinois Lottery announced Wednesday, September 21. The winners opted to remain anonymous (Illinois is …

Stop Wasting Billions On Unaccountable Business Tax Breaks

States and cities constantly try to attract new businesses, through marketing, publicity, and branding events like the Super Bowl or presidential conventions. But among the most expensive things they do—and arguably …

Mom, Do You Have A Will?

By Rosie Wolf Williams, Next Avenue My mother told me many times over the years that she had a will, and I believed her. When she passed away, we discovered that …

The Lowdown On Paying For Higher Ed

By Jennifer Nelson, Next Avenue Mya Payton, 58, of Southeastern Pennsylvania, is divorced with four children, the last of whom is in college now. “Over the course of the time my …

Older Workers Are Struggling With A New Disability: Long Covid

By Liz Seegert, Next Avenue When Patricia Anderson got Covid-19 at the very start of the pandemic, she was lucky in a sense. She never went to the hospital, despite her …

September Stock Market Winners And Losers: Healthcare And Biotech Outperform As Recession Fears Heat Up

Share to Facebook Share to Twitter Share to Linkedin September lived up to its billing as a lackluster month for the stock market, as the S&P 500 lost another 9.1% to …

Coralus Makes Zero-Interest Loans To Social Entrepreneurs Through A Democratic Process

About seven years ago, serial social entrepreneur Vicki Saunders observed the economy around her and perceived it to be broken—a system that benefitted a small number of investors while endangering the …