Wednesday, February 19, 2020

Avoid DUI At Any Cost to Keep Your Job

Driving under the Influence (DUI) is a crime that has impacted many people, including some famous celebrities. If you are currently employed and would...
Saudi Arabia is very unpopular with the American public

Saudi Arabia is very unpopular with the American public

Everything that happens in the US-Iran relationship is profoundly structured by Americas longtime alliance with Saudi Arabia, a major regional rival of Iran. That US-Saudi alliance has long been an unquestioned priority of the Washington foreign policy commu…
Visa’s Plaid acquisition shows a shifting financial services landscape

Visa’s Plaid acquisition shows a shifting financial services landscape

When Visa bought Plaid this week for $5.3 billion, a figure that was twice its private valuation, it was a clear signal that traditional financial services companies are looking for ways to modernize their approach to business. With Plaid, Visa picks up a mo…

Put Your Money Where Your Mouth Is: 5 Tips to Pinpoint the Best Online...

Before you dive into the world of stock...
Uber makes major changes to California rides as gig-work law takes effect

Uber makes major changes to California rides as gig-work law takes effect

Uber rides are changing in California for both drivers and passengers as the ride-hailing company works to strengthen its defenses against AB5, the new gig-work law that makes it harder for companies to claim that workers are independent contractors rather th…
Laura Ashley appeals for funding as sales fall 10%

Laura Ashley appeals for funding as sales fall 10%

Image copyrightGetty Images Laura Ashley shares have slumped 41% after it said it was in talks with its lender about accessing sufficient money to allow it to continue trading. The fashion and home retailer said if it could not get the "requisite level of f…
Disney Boss Bob Iger’s 2019 Pay Drops Significantly From 2018 Level

Disney Boss Bob Iger’s 2019 Pay Drops Significantly From 2018 Level

Disney CEO Bob Iger collected $47.5 million in total compensation in 2019, down nearly 28% from the $65.6 million he made in 2018, the company disclosed late Friday in an SEC filing. According to a proxy statement, Disney paid Iger $3 million in base salary,…