The U.S. is in the grips of an affordable housing crisis. Until recently, tech companies ignored the housing market. Today, a growing number of property tech ("proptech") startups are working to make buying and renting more affordable.
Some credit cards are designed to meet the needs of jetsetters, offering waived foreign transaction fees and travel perks and rewards. But, depending on what you're looking for and how much you're willing to pay in annual fees, other types of cards might be a better fit.
Navigating emotionally draining divorce cases is never easy, but in California, judges will now have more leeway to determine who gets the family pet. California os the third state in the U.S. to adopt a law that allows judges to consider what’s in the best interests of the animal rather than treating the pet like other inanimate property, such as a car.
Travis Tygart is on a mission to clean up the use of performance-enhancing drugs in sports. His work helped get Russia barred from the 2018 Winter Olympics, exposed schemes to pump athletes with steroids and revealed the drugs that brought Lance Armstrong down.
With access to abortion in the U.S. becoming more difficult, a Dutch doctor last year began offering her service to American women, launching a website called Aid Access. It provides prescriptions, not pills, which are sent through an independent pharmacy.
NEW YORK CITY—The global economy will continue expanding as 2019 begins, but growth may peak before the year's end. The shortage of applicants, particularly for blue-collar jobs, is beginning to have "real, physical effects," especially in Europe and the U.S., said Bart van Ark, chief economist for The Conference Board.
Real estate agents should “hustle with social media, because this is what is going on today,” said Ed Stulak, who has 43,400 Instagram followers and offered these social media tips recently at Adapt + Grow Agents 2019, a sold-out event in Asbury Park, N.J.
Before the sun rose over a Washington gripped by gridlock, pink hats and poster-board signs already were emerging around the world for the second iteration of the Women’s March.