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tech-features

Should We Be Worried About the Rise of a Cashless Society?

Money money money, it’s so funny, in a cashless world!
Ryan Bassil
8.21.19
Money

A Six-Year-Old Korean YouTuber Just Bought a Home Worth $8 Million

Her multimillion-dollar purchase comes after critics accused the star’s parents of child abuse and profiting off her wild success.
Meera Navlakha
7.30.19
consumer rights

This App Uses a Burner Credit Card to Automatically Cancel Free Trials

DoNotPay seeks to help consumers fight back against the “industrialized scams” known as free trials.
Edward Ongweso Jr
7.20.19
News

Will Singapore Become a Safety Net for Hong Kong’s Millionaires?

A wealth manager has admitted to seeing a large flow of money coming to Singapore following Hong Kong's protests.
Meera Navlakha
7.15.19
spending

Don't Buy This: Pre-Chopped Fruits and Vegetables Are a Big Waste of Money

Don’t let your chronic laziness get the best of you. Simply taking the time to chop food yourself can save $100 a month (or more).
Jubilee Baez
6.25.19
Culture

New Zealand Is Burning Out a Generation of Young Artists

The country is being praised for their “wellbeing” budget, which measures quality of life alongside money. But artists are still feeling the impact of funding cuts that have made it seemingly impossible to forge a fair living as a creative.
Amanda Jane Robinson
6.18.19
sex work

Life Is Tougher Than Ever for British Strippers

Faced with the financial uncertainty of Brexit and unregulated house fees, many strip club dancers have seen their earnings drop.
Nana Baah
6.11.19
food news

Granddad Says He Won $344 Million Lotto Jackpot Thanks to Fortune Cookie

“I hope it don't change me a lot. I'm still going to wear my jeans. Maybe newer ones.”
Jelisa Castrodale
6.6.19
lifestyle

An Afternoon of Rich People, Celebrities, and Super-Yachts at the London Boat Show

Scenes from an event so posh that the dude who played the Earl of Grantham on "Downton Abbey" was posing for pictures by wrapping himself in a British flag.
Simon Childs
6.4.19
Australia Today

Australia’s 200 Richest People Got 20 Percent Richer Last Year

The nation's top 0.001 percent are increasing their wealth at a staggering rate.
Gavin Butler
5.31.19
Money

The Cult of Home Ownership Tortures Millennials Unnecessarily

Experts say the astronomical cost of living in big cities is burden enough without adding the stress of buying a home at any cost.
Anne Gaviola
5.29.19
Money

The NXIVM 'Sex Cult' Story Keeps Getting More Disturbing

Lauren Salzman testified that Keith Raniere envisioned thousands of "slaves" and even one of them running for office.
Sarah Berman
5.20.19
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