Strategy

Doing these 24 uncomfortable things will pay off forever

It’s time to challenge yourself and improve your life. In order to make a positive change, you’ll likely need to overcome obstacles and bad habits. Check out these life-changing tweaks that might seem hard to adopt at first, but will ultimately pay off. Challenge yourself to lead a better life. […]
Doing these 24 uncomfortable things will pay off forever
Lifestyle

Amazon is opening an office in NYC’s Hudson Yards. Here’s a look inside the $25 billion development that that was financed with money meant for ‘distressed’ urban areas.

Amazon is opening a new office in New York City’s Hudson Yards neighbourhood, the company announced on Friday. Hudson Yards, the $US25 billion megadevelopment that opened in March 2019, is now the most expensive neighbourhood in New York City, with a median sales price of nearly $US5 million. In the […]
Amazon is opening an office in NYC’s Hudson Yards. Here’s a look inside the $25 billion development that that was financed with money meant for ‘distressed’ urban areas.
Markets

CEOs, investors, and entrepreneurs are among those named in the college admissions cheating scandal — here are the 22 business leaders who’ve been charged by the FBI

The FBI and US attorney’s office in Boston indicted dozens of people in an alleged college admissions bribery scandal. The scam allegedly involved parents having their children pose as athletes to get accepted into Division-1 universities and parents having stand-ins take SAT and ACT exams for their children. Hollywood actors, […]
CEOs, investors, and entrepreneurs are among those named in the college admissions cheating scandal — here are the 22 business leaders who’ve been charged by the FBI
Lifestyle

Miami could be underwater within 80 years, but rich people keep buying luxury waterfront homes — and local experts says there’s a simple explanation for it

Miami could be partially underwater and unlivable within 80 years, science indicates. Despite the dire predictions, wealthy home buyers are still snapping up luxury waterfront real estate. Miami real-estate agents say their clients aren’t concerned with rising sea levels in the undetermined future. “They want to enjoy their wealth now […]
Miami could be underwater within 80 years, but rich people keep buying luxury waterfront homes — and local experts says there’s a simple explanation for it
Lifestyle

Step inside the most expensive home for sale in the Seattle area — a $45 million waterfront mansion that’s minutes from Bill Gates’ house and once housed a $317 million art collection

A $US45 million ultra-modern mansion is the most expensive home in the Seattle area. The home sits on the shores of Lake Washington in affluent Hunts Point, about a 20-minute drive from downtown Seattle. The 9,420-square-foot, three-bedroom mansion includes 300 feet of prime waterfront, a private boat dock, and a […]
Step inside the most expensive home for sale in the Seattle area — a $45 million waterfront mansion that’s minutes from Bill Gates’ house and once housed a $317 million art collection
News

Inside the yearslong relationship between Trump and his CFO Allen Weisselberg, the Trump Organisation’s top money man who ‘knows of every dime that leaves the building’

Allen Weisselberg, the Trump Organisation’s chief financial officer, will be called to testify before Congress as part of the House Intelligence Committee’s investigation into President Donald Trump’s business dealings and ties to Russia during the 2016 campaign. Michael Cohen, Trump’s former personal attorney, said in his testimony on Wednesday that […]
Inside the yearslong relationship between Trump and his CFO Allen Weisselberg, the Trump Organisation’s top money man who ‘knows of every dime that leaves the building’
Lifestyle

A Chinese billionaire is the richest self-made woman in the world. Here’s how she went from making $16 a month in a factory to controlling a $9.4 billion real estate empire

Wu Yajun is the world’s richest self-made woman, worth an estimated $US9.4 billion, according to Forbes. The Chinese billionaire started out making $US16 in a factory and made her fortune after founding the real-estate-development company Longfor Properties in the early 1990s with her husband. She stepped down as chair of […]
A Chinese billionaire is the richest self-made woman in the world. Here’s how she went from making $16 a month in a factory to controlling a $9.4 billion real estate empire
Lifestyle

Bernie Sanders just ended his presidential bid. Here’s what we know about the finances of one of the least wealthy US senators, who’s made $1.75 million in book royalties.

Sen. Bernie Sanders dropped out of the 2020 presidential race on Wednesday, his campaign announced in an email to supporters. Sanders was the Democratic frontrunner at one point, but he failed to pick up momentum on Super Tuesday and in later contests, where former Vice President Joe Biden overtook him. […]
Bernie Sanders just ended his presidential bid. Here’s what we know about the finances of one of the least wealthy US senators, who’s made $1.75 million in book royalties.
Lifestyle

An LA company is offering a $150,000 Valentine’s Day package that includes a personalised photo shoot, and it plays right into wealthy travellers’ shifting preferences

A Los Angeles-based artist network is offering an extravagant Valentine’s Day package for $US150,000. It includes first-class round-trip tickets to London for two people, three nights in a five-star hotel, and a professionally styled photo shoot with an award-winning photographer. The personalised package is part of a growing trend of […]
An LA company is offering a $150,000 Valentine’s Day package that includes a personalised photo shoot, and it plays right into wealthy travellers’ shifting preferences
Lifestyle

Here’s the town in every US state with the oldest residents

Using data from the US Census Bureau, we found the town in every state with the highest median age. Many of the towns are communities targeted toward older adults and retirees. The American Community Survey is an annual survey run by the Census Bureau to allow the government, corporate and […]
Here’s the town in every US state with the oldest residents
Lifestyle

NYC luxury real estate just had its slowest month in 6 years. Some developers are chopping up multimillion dollar penthouses into multiple smaller apartments to get them off the market.

After a brief boom in luxury condo sales to beat a new tax hike, the high-end real-estate market in New York City hit its lowest point in six years in July, according to The Wall Street Journal. The city has a surplus of exorbitantly expensive, ultra-luxury penthouses. Many of them […]
NYC luxury real estate just had its slowest month in 6 years. Some developers are chopping up multimillion dollar penthouses into multiple smaller apartments to get them off the market.
News

Here’s the town in every US state with the youngest residents

Using data from the US Census Bureau, we found the town in every state with the lowest median age. Many of the towns are college towns and places with a higher-than-average share of households with children. The American Community Survey is an annual survey run by the Census Bureau to […]
Here’s the town in every US state with the youngest residents
Strategy

I get more done working from home than I ever did at an office. Here are 5 ways I’ve increased my productivity.

Many people find that they’re more productive working from home than they are working in an office. Jennifer Still, a self-employed author, detailed the ways she’s increased her productivity while working from home. Over the years I’ve been employed in different industries in different environments. From postproduction studios and administrative […]
I get more done working from home than I ever did at an office. Here are 5 ways I’ve increased my productivity.