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Meet Michael Larson, the man who has managed Bill Gates's fortune for decades and was reportedly accused of sexual harassment in 2017

Michael Larson, business manager for Cascade Investment LLC, attends the Allen & Company Sun Valley Conference on July 10, 2014 in Sun Valley, Idaho. Scott Olson/Getty Images Michael Larson has served as Bill Gates' money manager for decades. A New York Times report said Larson was accused of sexual harassment in 2017. The Times reported the handling of the situation put Bill and Melinda Gates at odds. See more stories on Insider's business page. Michael Larson has managed Bill Gat...
Tags: Money, Microsoft, Washington, Trends, North Dakota, New York Times, Bill Gates, The Times, Bill, Seattle, Melinda Gates, Wall Street Journal, Gates, Michael, Albuquerque, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

UK ‘faces labour shortage’ as Covid and Brexit fuel exodus of overseas workers

Experts say recovery at risk amid sharp fall in EU workers and dwindling interest in UK jobs from abroadBritain’s employers are struggling to hire staff as lockdown lifts amid an exodus of overseas workers caused by the Covid pandemic and Brexit, industry figures reveal.According to the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD) and the recruitment firm Adecco, employers plan to hire at the fastest rate in eight years, led by the reopening of the hospitality and retail sectors as pa...
Tags: Europe, Business, Politics, UK, England, Money, Wales, Economics, Eu, European Union, UK News, Retail industry, Work & careers, Foreign Policy, Brexit, Adecco

Booking a holiday outside the UK? Here’s what you need to know

British travellers face challenges this year not only from the Covid crisis, but also the effects of Brexit. Here’s the lowdownHolidaymakers in England, Scotland and Wales have been given the green light for trips abroad. Travel is restricted to a small number of countries but the early signs are that they are proving popular with those desperate for a change of scene – this week Tui announced it would be putting on bigger planes to meet demand for trips to Portugal. Bookings for flights to the ...
Tags: Travel, Europe, UK, Money, Wales, Insurance, Eu, European Union, UK News, Consumer affairs, Mobile Phones, Portugal, Health Insurance, Motoring, Gibraltar, Travel Insurance

Car Insurance: Overview and Tips to Reduce the Premium

. {display:none !important;} .code-block {display:none !important;} .sovrn_ad_unit {display:none !important;} If we are traveling anywhere, going along with family in a car seems viable. If we are owning a car, we can travel places without any hesitation or travelling worries. But having a car is not enough. It is always advised to have a Car Insurance to avail full benefits in case of any mishap. Certain places have asked their people to get car insurance on a compulsory basis. H...
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Will We Soon See an American Law Firm Go Public? [Sponsored]

And which firm would be the likeliest first mover?
Tags: Money, Law, Wall Street, Ipo, Biglaw, Sponsored Content, Michael Allen, Headhunters / Recruiters, Lateral Link, Going Public

Spring Clean Your Startup’s Accounting with These Tips

Now that spring is in full swing, are you looking for ways to make your startup operate better than ever? Yes, it is important to declutter your office, shred and recycle old client reports that are no longer needed, and do an inventory check, but have you thought about your enterprise’s financial health? It is absolutely critical to spring clean your business’s finances and ensure that all of the accounting is accurate and up-to-date. Taking a good look into your startup’s accounting could help...
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Uma Musume the Third Most Profitable Smartphone Title for April 2021

Uma Musume‘s success amongst smartphone games has continued to hold fast as the title was the third most profitable in the world for the month of April 2021, demonstrating the power of adorable horsegirls with a passion for sprinting. Sensor Tower provided three different rankings in one chart, intriguing information that will surely prove entertaining […]
Tags: Games, Money, Sports, Rankings, Smartphones, Statistics, Anime, Anthropomorphisation, Kemonomimi, Uma Musume, Cygames, Casuals

5 Ways Entrepreneurs Can Handle Unexpected Expenses

As an entrepreneur, much of your role depends on flexibility and the ability to pivot when circumstances change. This is certainly true when it comes to unforeseen expenses. By learning how to handle the unexpected, you can set yourself (and your business) up for success. 5 Ways to Handle Unexpected Expenses Every business will face unforeseen expenses from time to time. Sometimes they’re small and easy to handle, while other times they can put you in a compromising situation. (If you aren’t r...
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How to Make Your Business More Professional

Every new business owner hopes their venture will become successful quickly and will sustain this success in the future. However, when you launch a new business, it can be challenging to establish it... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
Tags: Money, Parenting, Making Money, Home Business, Money Tips

How to Choose a Payment Plan When You Owe the IRS

Maybe you forgot that your unemployment benefits were taxed, or that you had stocks which paid out taxable dividends tucked away somewhere in your portfolio—either way, a tax bill can surprise you, and sometimes when you can least afford it. If you won’t be able to pay your tax bill right on May 17, consider the…Read more...
Tags: Money, Government, Tax, Credit Card, Lifehacks, Irs, Fee, Internal Revenue Service, Back Taxes, Offer in Compromise, Business Finance, Irs Penalties, Garnishment, Taxation In The United States

Good News, The Biglaw Special Bonus Party Isn’t Over Yet!

We're still tracking firms making bonus payments to associates!
Tags: Money, Law, Bonuses, Biglaw, Spring Bonuses, Loeb & Loeb, Special Bonuses, Associate Bonus Watch 2021

Hustle Fund wants to help spawn a new generation of angel investors

Kara Penn is the mother of four daughters and owner of Mission Spark, a management and strategy consulting company. And now, thanks to Hustle Fund, she is also an angel investor. Hustle Fund is coming out of stealth today with Angel Squad , a new initiative aimed at making angel investing more accessible to more people. To more people like Colorado-based Penn. “ We believe that in order to increase diversity in the startup ecosystem, one thing that we must do is increase diversity...
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Loan sharks target new victims via WhatsApp and Facebook

Criminals have been using social media – from dating sites to local community groups – to find, threaten and control people in debtLocal WhatsApp groups have been one of the silver linings of the pandemic, creating community ties and support networks. Yet loan sharks are increasingly using these groups to extort money from their victims, according to England’s Illegal Money Lending Team (IMLT), an organisation that prosecutes illegal lenders and supports victims.Such lenders are also targeting t...
Tags: Facebook, England, Crime, Money, Social Networking, Social Media, Society, UK News, Consumer affairs, Scams, Whatsapp, Digital Media, Illegal Money Lending Team IMLT, IMLT, Tony Quigley

How Long Does Something Stay on Your Credit Report?

While negative items on your credit report might feel like a millstone around your neck, the penalty to your score does fade, and the blemishes will disappear from your credit history… eventually. And the good news is that good credit also stays on your report—for up to ten years. Here’s a look at how long both good…Read more...
Tags: Personal Finance, Money, Finance, Debt, Economy, Credit, Credit Card, Lifehacks, Credit Bureau, Debt Collection, Credit History, Fair Credit Reporting Act, Credit Score In The United States, Harman On Time Radio

Law Firm Consolidation — Perpetually Out Of Reach? [Sponsored]

What are the barriers to a wave of mergers? And if the barriers were removed, would significant consolidation actually happen?
Tags: Money, Law, Biglaw, Sponsored Content, Recruiters, Law Firm Mergers, Michael Allen, Headhunters / Recruiters, Lateral Link, Am Law

How to Manage Your Cash Flow During the Pandemic

Small- to medium-sized businesses were struck by the health crisis. Government-imposed lockdowns and restrictions in different parts of the world caused many beloved establishments like bars, salons, and restaurants had to bid goodbye, either temporarily or permanently, due to cash flow strains. However, the reality is that It’s not just businesses that are struggling. Consumers are also financially strapped. This reality makes clients more inclined to save instead of spend on products or servic...
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How to Stop Your Weak Pavlovian Brain From Shopping Impulsively

While most people associate credit cards with temptation and overspending, a new study offers evidence that your brain provides a reward sensation that’s much more active when purchasing with plastic compared to cash. In fact, the study findings reveal that regular purchases with credit cards actually encourage …Read more...
Tags: Credit Cards, Money, Finance, Lifehacks, Debit Cards, Mastercard, Impulsivity, Visa Inc, Business Finance, Payment Systems, Payment Cards, Impulse Purchase

Twitter will let you give someone money as a 'tip' for their tweets

The Twitter App loads on an iPhone in this illustration photograph Reuters Twitter is testing out a new feature that will let users send and receive money through a "Tip Jar." The feature will hook up through cash apps including BandCamp, Patreon, PayPal, Venmo, and Cash App. It's being rolled out to some users now, but Twitter hinted more information would be "coming soon." See more stories on Insider's business page. Watch Twitter's announcement here: -Twitter (@Twitter) May...
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Is Accountancy The Career For You?

If you’re thinking about a career change, you might have been looking at accounting as a strong option, especially if you want the option to be self-employed. Accountants are in high demand and the... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
Tags: Money, Taxes, Parenting, Making Money, Money Tips

How to Spot a Predatory Lender

Most people are familiar with the concept of predatory loans—a lending practice that imposes unfair or deceptive terms on borrowers, often taking the form of payday loans or title loans with egregious interest rates. But what’s the distinction between a predatory loan and a legitimate loan with a high interest rate?…Read more...
Tags: Personal Finance, Money, Finance, Debt, Banking, Economy, Payday Loan, Credit, Loans, Lifehacks, Experian, Credit Karma, Equifax, TransUnion, Business Finance, Predatory Lending

Finding Ways To Make Your Family Finances Last Longer

Having some extra cash to spend on the family is always a positive. It can be easier than you think to make some extra money from the comfort of home that could be used towards your next family... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
Tags: Money, Parenting, Finances, Making Money, Money Tips

4 Steps For A Stress-Free Home Insurance Claim

Whether it’s your car, your home or even your business, insurance can protect you against disaster in all aspects of your life. It helps you manage the financial burden during difficult... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
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Top 25 Biglaw Firm Hands Out Even More Money (On Top Of Bonuses)

This firm cares about its everyone's mental health, and they're paying for it.
Tags: Money, Law, Mental Health, Bonuses, Biglaw, Health & Wellness, Goodwin Procter, Well-Being Week in Law

The Best No-Fee Credit Card Welcome Bonuses Right Now

Premium travel and rewards cards tend to have the biggest welcome bonuses, but they also usually come with annual fees that range from $95 to as much as $550. But what about people who don’t need all the premium perks, or simply don’t want to spend money on fees? Don’t they deserve a little something too?Fortunately,…Read more...
Tags: Money, Finance, Bank Of America, American Express, Credit Card, Lifehacks, Financial Services, Wells Fargo, Loyalty Program, Business Finance, Payment Systems, Frequent Flyer Program, Discover Financial

World’s Largest Law Firm Announces Special Bonuses

Finally! Associates are very happy right now.
Tags: Money, Law, Bonuses, Biglaw, Dentons, Associate Bonus Watch 2021

How credit cards work, explained with evil fairy mobsters

Game designer Avery Alder took to Twitter to explain how credit cards, using a much more sensible and accessible framing than the magical metaphor that we typically use, which is "money." The thread starts here: It turns its palms up, revealing fistfuls of gold coins. — Read the rest
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How to Build Your Business Credit Score, and Why It Matters

Most business owners are aware of their personal credit score, but a study suggests that 60% of them don’t know their business credit score—yet this number is essential when it comes to securing vendor contracts and qualifying for loans at competitive rates. Here’s what you need to know about establishing your…Read more...
Tags: Personal Finance, Money, Finance, Economy, Credit, Lifehacks, Credit Score, Experian, Equifax, Business Finance, Line of Credit, Credit History, Data brokers, Data Universal Numbering System, Business Credit Reports