investments

8.9.18

My Infuriating, Elaborate Quest to Get Rich by Investing in Juul

Can a regular person get in on the ground floor of a privately-owned vape company with a roughly $15 billion valuation? I tried really hard.

7.31.18

Impatience Is Making You Broke

The old saying "haste makes waste" applies to your wallet as well. Here are 25 ways to save money just by slowing down.

3.29.18

Can You Be an Ethical Investor?

Socially responsible indexes can help you invest in companies that reflect your values, but they have their flaws.

11.6.17

The Sad, Urine-Soaked History of Alaska’s Igloo Hotel

The slice of roadside Americana the state has deemed an "attractive nuisance" is for sale and can be yours for just $300,000.

7.7.17

Why the Rise of Driverless Cars Means You Should Invest in Chicken Wings and Beer

You can thank Elon Musk for the coming chicken wing boom.

5.24.16

Why Toyota's Investment In Uber Is Such a Big Deal

Toyota and Uber are teaming up, and it could have big implications for the future of ridesharing.

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5.12.16

You Might Be Contributing to the Firearm Industry and Not Know It

This tool will tell you if you’re unknowingly supporting the big business of firearms.

12.17.15

This Is Why the Feds Arrested Martin Shkreli

Long before he started drawing public rage for his drug price hike, Shkreli ran a couple of hedge funds.

11.5.15

Companies Will Be Able to Sue Governments For Breaking TPP Copyright Rules

The full text of the secretive agreement was released today.

9.15.15

How the Poor Are Paying For Sydney’s Property Boom

"Do we want a fair city, do we want an equal city, or do we just want a city where people hang around talking about their million dollar apartments?"

8.4.15

​Artificial Intelligence’s Latest Trick: Predicting the Price of Wine

A former hedge fund algo trader is trying to bring machine learning techniques from research to the real world.

6.4.15

A Desolate and Decaying 'Flintstones' Theme Park Can Be Yours for $2 Million

It is the best place to start a cult since Manson took over an old Western movie set.

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