Victoria had Saturday, October 6, 2018, circled on her calendar for the better part of a year. With nine weeks to go before their big day, 34-year-old Victoria had this sinking feeling. “Ever since Rick proposed to me 13 months ago, I felt he really wasn’t on board with the wedding,” she said.
Small business owners haven’t felt this optimistic since before the Great Recession of 2008. According to Capital One’s latest Small Business Growth Index, 67% of small business owners think business conditions in their area are good or excellent, up from 60% last year. “We’ve seen small business optimism
25% of respondents to our Yahoo Finance survey said their financial plans are in their heads but not written down. That’s dangerous; we break down why and how to build your own written financial plan.
Have you ever dreamed of owning a stake in a professional sports team? Billed as the world’s first sports stock market, it lets fans invest in their favorite teams. Ward, now 48, tells me in the video above that sports investing offers fans a responsible alternative to sports betting.
It’s the latest step in the New York–based company’s ongoing turnaround plan under CEO Brad Dickerson, who took over the reins in November 2017, after having served as Blue Apron’s chief financial officer. “Being a direct-to-consumer business, we have a lot of interactions with our companies, a lot
Investing in “sustainable” companies is helping The Brown Advisory Large-Cap Sustainable Growth fund (BAWAX) deliver big returns, but you won’t find windmill and solar panel makers in this portfolio. Under the guidance of co-managers Karina Funk and David Powell, the fund delivered a 28% return in 2017
Listen to the Yahoo Finance Presents podcast here or subscribe on Apple Podcasts, Google Play or Stitcher. Millennials are powering the housing market, according to the Zillow Group Consumer Housing Trends report. Zillow’s research shows half of all home buyers are under the age of 36, and Zillow’s
Listen to the full podcast above or subscribe on Apple Podcasts, Google Play or Stitcher. Shares of iPic Entertainment (IPIC) have had a tough time since the luxury theater chain went public on Feb. 1. While 2018 is shaping up to be a solid year for IPOs, investors still don’t seem to have much of
“It’s allowing you to participate in a solution, and it’s all in 30 seconds which is pretty great,” says Damon. From now until April 15, every purchase of a Stella Artois 12-pack will help Water.org provide a year of clean water to someone in the developing world.
Twitter may be the communication method of choice for US President Donald Trump, but not every powerful business leader has embraced the social media platform with quite the same gusto. Take Lloyd Blankfein, for instance. The CEO of Goldman Sachs joined Twitter back in 2011.