Of all the assets Joe Ricketts has secured in his 77 years—and there are many—a ranch in Wyoming is particularly close to his heart. He refers to it as Yellowstone without the crowds: A band of property nearly the size of Manhattan, running straight through two alpine-covered mountain ranges, along a wide river.
The long read: He has built a multimillion pound empire, and is driven to help people secure ‘financial justice’. But in an age of predatory capitalism and rampant inequality, can his modest suggestions really make much difference?
Lego apparently have a higher rate of return than gold or stocks.
You've got to stash your cash somewhere — so what sort of institution can best suit your needs and those of your community?
Speaking just for me: I don't need millions of dollars. I need enough to get by. I need enough to live a comfortable life.
America's mid-century uranium boom changed the face of the West. Meet the man at the center of its secret afterlife.
The sooner you unsnarl the tangled-up yarn ball of your lives, the sooner you can get on with yours — or so the conventional wisdom goes. Dating columnists certainly wouldn't advise, for instance, continuing to share a 600-square-foot apartment for several months with the person who's just dumped you.
A group of approximately 50 YouTube creators allegedly owed more than $1.7 million following the collapse of network Defy Media are unlikely to see that money.
This visualization really says a lot about why it's harder to get by today than it was in 1999.
A lot of start-ups have promising ideas, but the fundamental problem of affordability seems beyond their reach.
We talked to parents who are discussing personal finances with their children — and doing it differently than their own parents did.
"I got added to a BuzzFeed community Facebook page by BuzzFeed workers. They'd give us challenges. Like if it was near Christmas, they'd be like, 'Oh, it's a Christmas challenge make as many Christmas-related quizzes and post them in here and we'll promote them.'"
"It feels like I'm at a firefighters conference and no one's allowed to speak about water."
Rahul Gandhi, the leader of the country's largest opposition party, has announced that he will ensure a minimum income for India's poor if his party is voted to power.
As homeless children generally don't have a place to host playdates, many of these spaces meet students' requests for "a place to sit with friends."
Save the World's "X-Ray Llamas" will soon show their contents before you buy.
If you just follow the prompts on a regular-looking ATM in Prague, it turns out you can get screwed out of a lot of money.
While it's commendable he?puts a?good bit of his cash towards charity, Bill also has his vices...
Worrying about doing the thing is a much bigger burden than just going and doing the thing.
While an IOU may work for a multimillionaire, I'll pay you?eventually?doesn't tend to work when it comes to rent and groceries for working families.
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