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11 Creative Ways to Make Money Online in 2020

This article has been contributed by Abhishek Talreja. Hardworking and smart business owners seldom have to worry about making money. Several platforms offer online entrepreneurs a way to explore their skills to the fullest. The internet paves the way for individuals to build the right connections, provide products and services and keep earning money. All you have to do is make the most of the right opportunities. Here are some exciting ideas to make money in 2020. 1. Become a Freelancer Freel...
Tags: Amazon, Freelancing, Business, Design, Craigslist, Youtube, Cms, Amazon Kindle, Airbnb, Guest Articles, Travelers, Make Money, Pat Flynn, Passive Income, Tradesy, YouTube Partner Program


The Best Resale Websites You Should Know About

Which sites are the best, which are the easiest to use, and which carry the rarest hidden gems when it comes to online consignment? We suggest you start with the below.We’ve outlined all the details of what you need to know—whether you’re a buyer or seller—when it comes to the buzziest and coolest resale sites of the moment. And beyond the nitty-gritty details, we’ve also included each’s X-factor—you know, the special quality that makes one stand above the rest. For instance, a VIP concierge ser...
Tags: Facebook, Fashion, New York, Milan, New York City, Paypal, UPS, Usps, Paris, Chanel, Hermès, North America, Toni Garrn, Gucci, Gilt Groupe, Joe


Most Cities Would Welcome a Tech Billionaire, But Peter Thiel? (slashdot)

Sarah McBride, writing for Bloomberg: Tech billionaire Peter Thiel is moving to Los Angeles from San Francisco, adding another dose of legitimacy to a burgeoning startup scene in Southern California -- along with some controversy. The co-founder of PayPal and an early investor in Facebook, Thiel runs Founders Fund, one of the more-respected venture capital firms in Silicon Valley. He comes with a little baggage, though, including his staunch support for President Donald Trump, his secretive fund...
Tags: News, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Bloomberg, Paypal, Peter Thiel, Silicon Valley, Donald Trump, Gawker, Southern California, Santa Monica California, Hulk Hogan, Sarah McBride, Tradesy, Msmash, Tracy Dinunzio


Most Cities Would Welcome a Tech Billionaire, But Peter Thiel?

Sarah McBride, writing for Bloomberg: Tech billionaire Peter Thiel is moving to Los Angeles from San Francisco, adding another dose of legitimacy to a burgeoning startup scene in Southern California -- along with some controversy. The co-founder of PayPal and an early investor in Facebook, Thiel runs Founders Fund, one of the more-respected venture capital firms in Silicon Valley. He comes with a little baggage, though, including his staunch support for President Donald Trump, his secretive fund...
Tags: Los Angeles, San Francisco, Tech, Bloomberg, Paypal, Peter Thiel, Silicon Valley, Donald Trump, Gawker, Southern California, Santa Monica California, Hulk Hogan, Sarah McBride, Tradesy, Tracy Dinunzio, Facebook Thiel


Poshmark Picks Up $87.5M to Power the Social, Digital Wardrobe

Poshmark, a social media e-retail company, has raised $87.5 million in a Series D investment round led by Singapore sovereign wealth fund Temasek. That brings the total funding raised by the Redwood City, CA-based company to $160 million. Other investors in the firm include Mayfield, Menlo Ventures, GGV Capital, Inventus Capital, SoftTech VC, Union Grove Venture Partners, and Cross Creek Advisors. Poshmark is an online marketplace where individuals can buy and sell clothing, shoes, access...
Tags: Amazon, Startups, Mobile, Nordstrom Rack, Ipo, Singapore, Funding, San Francisco, Trends, Social Media, Investment, Web, Artificial Intelligence, Venture Capital, Algorithm, The Wall Street Journal


The Louis Vuitton toilet is the first-class way to poop

A toilet decorated in Louis Vuitton leather is turning heads in Los Angeles. From artist Illma Gore, the fully functional toilet was made with $15,000 worth of the designer French handbags. The shocking art piece is selling for $100,000 at online retailer Tradesy’s first brick-and-mortar store, located in Santa Monica.
Tags: Fashion, Los Angeles, Louis Vuitton, Tradesy, Illma Gore


8 Things You Don't Need Anymore (And How To Make Money Getting Rid Of Them)

When Less Is More Money There’s nothing wrong with being a little sentimental, but we shouldn’t hold on to more than we need—from clothes to outdated gadgets to paperwork and receipts. Want to streamline your life but aren’t sure where to start? Here’s a guide to what you can toss, what you should keep, and clever ways to turn your castoffs into cash. Pitch Paperwork Still have your 2008 tax returns? (Honestly, I only got the courage to shred mine right before I wrote this column.) Dis...
Tags: News, Sam, Huffington Post, Irs, Cnbc, Vanguard, McCrory, Journal of Consumer Research, Pam Masin, Farnoosh Torabi, Tradesy, Cass McCrory, David Chen Even


Yes, People Are Still Buying Ivanka Trump's Brand — But They're Reselling It A Lot, Too

Following the backlash that Ivanka Trump's clothing brand experienced in recent months, you might think its sales would be on the decline. But statistics show business is booming for her namesake line — and in fact, people seem more curious about it than ever. It's not all positive news, however: Certain customers are purging their closets of Ivanka Trump wares, and thredUP, a fashion resale site that's been around for nearly a decade, has released the numbers on just how much people are unload...
Tags: Fashion, Music, New York, Dallas, Houston, Ivanka, Ivanka Trump, Poshmark, Fabletics, Tradesy, Kathleen Weng, WinterMandy Moore


Tradesy gives parental leave to new moms and dads

The startup isn't profitable yet, but says the policy inspires loyalty that can't be quantified.
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Watch Out For These Telltale Signs Of A Knockoff Designer Bag

It's highly likely that, if you're a follower of fashion, you at one point or another had a bucket list of designer bags you'd hope to one day have in your closet. Whether you're a Chanel 2.55 kind of person or more of a Céline trapeze devotee, there are a few luxury staples that have long been (and will continue to be) hot commodities on the market — some even climbing in value over the years, making the investment all the more tempting. The secondhand market has long been a nice entry point f...
Tags: Fashion, Music, Chanel, Facebook Live, Louis Vuitton, Racked, Tradesy, Gabrielle Coco Chanel


7 Brands That Give Old Clothes New Life Again

As part of HuffPost’s “ Reclaim ” project, HuffPost Style will focus the month of September on simple ways to educate yourself on becoming a better consumer. We live in an age where fashion is fast and disposable. When we don’t want something anymore, it’s easy to just throw it away and buy something new because we likely didn’t spend very much on it to begin with. But in an economy where more millennials are renting than buying and debt runs rampant, we need better, smarter ways to shop. If we ...
Tags: Facebook, News, Pinterest, Instagram, Etsy, Ebay, Hermès, Huffington Post, San Fran, Buffalo Exchange, Jenna Amatulli, Derek Lam, Tradesy


How to Pad Your Travel Fund

Saving enough cash to sweep yourself off on a dream getaway can seem like an impossible feat (especially with Apple Pay making impulse buys that much easier). But if you're really determined, you can totally make it happen. Here, eight ways to get that nest egg growing. By Chelsea Stuart Set up a dedicated savings account. Having a separate account in addition to your regular checking and savings means there's no chance of accidentally dipping into your travel reserves. It also means you can ea...
Tags: Craigslist, News, Ebay, Maldives, Huffington Post, Tulum, Tradesy, Jetsetter.com


Pop culture stimulates the evolution of the LA tech scene

 It wasn’t so long ago that venture capital was a suburban California phenomenon. Los Angeles didn’t have much in terms of a real tech scene — and even San Francisco only had a few VCs or tech companies. Now, VC offices have sprung up in San Francisco, moving more of the investment energy up there. That great migration of companies and activity touches upon what is now… Read More
Tags: Startups, TC, Column, Tinder, California, La, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Tech, Snapchat, Dollar Shave Club, Thrive Market, Mobcrush, The Honest Company, Nextvr, Riot Games


#LuxuryWatch: Meta-Luxury Rising, Cucinelli, LVMH, #TheLookIs, Tradesy

The week’s news and views on luxury from Rebecca Robins, Interbrand Director EMEA LatAm and Meta-luxury co-author Meta-luxury rising! In 2012 Manfredi Ricca and I put some provocative thinking out into the ether in the book  Meta-luxury: Brands and the Culture of Excellence. Meta-luxury challenges head-on what we mean by “luxury” as a diluted convention and opens up insights into brands based on a business model of sustainable excellence.  On our fourth anniversary, it seemed a timely point to...
Tags: China, Advertising, Sustainability, Unesco, Luxury, Alaska, New York Times, Conde Nast, Meta, Harrods, Lvmh, EMEA, Interbrand, Jaeger, Luxury Watch, Steinway


Designer bag reseller marketplace Rebagg pulls in $8 million from General Catalyst

 Rebagg, an online resell market for designer handbags, has raised $8 million in Series A funding to continue the pace of rapid growth. There are a lot of designer clothing and handbag resellers out there, including Tradesy, TheRealReal, and even secondary markets out of RenttheRunway or eBay. So Rebagg is not without competition. But General Catalyst, which led the latest round, believes… Read More
Tags: Fundings & Exits, TC, Ecommerce, Tech, General Catalyst, Therealreal, Tradesy, Rebagg, Designer Bags


Confessions Of A VC: Crap – Why I Passed On Uber’s Seed Round

A version of this article previously appeared on Entrepreneur.com. Did I passed on Uber’s seed round? No. It’s worse than that. I never even bothered to listen to Travis’ pitch, even though I was repeatedly offered the opportunity. I then passed on Uber’s A Round as well, which I thought was valued too high, in light of the company’s progress. Too bad, as the initial funding round has increased over 4,000 times in value, making a $250,000 investment worth more than $1,100,000,000. Nope, that’s ...
Tags: Boston, Uncategorized, San Francisco, Austin, John, Travis, Rincon, Rincon Venture Partners, Jim Andelman, Travis Kalanick Uber, San Francisco Boulder, Philly New York, Tradesy, Ubercab