Small business allies decry Congress’ short-term fix

Laveta Brigham

Congress is about to unleash hundreds of billions of dollars in aid to small businesses, a long-awaited injection of relief that some employers, economists and advocates say won’t be nearly enough as the economy faces a worsening winter slowdown. Most of the $325 billion that lawmakers are proposing for small […]

5 Stocks That Could Make You Rich in 2021

Laveta Brigham

The stock market spoiled us in 2020. Sure, we had the fastest 30% drop in history. But year to date, the S&P 500 is up 15% as of Dec. 18. That’s an above-average year for the market as a whole, but there have been feast-or-famine returns from individual stocks. Some […]

Diversity and inclusion make IT stronger

Laveta Brigham

Throughout most of Hans Keller’s professional life, he was taught not to talk politics or engage in provocative topics at work. Yet in the midst of a global pandemic, when George Floyd’s brutal death opened a fresh wound for Americans regarding racial inequality and social justice, Keller, now CIO at […]

Real Madrid president backs soccer changes post-COVID

Laveta Brigham

Real Madrid’s goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois, controls the ball in front Eibar’s Pape Diop during the Spanish La Liga soccer match between Eibar and Real Madrid, at Ipurua stadium, in Eibar, northern Spain, Sunday, Dec. 20, 2020. (AP Photo/Alvaro Barrientos) Alvaro Barrientos AP MADRID Long linked to the creation of a […]

5 hacks to score last-minute gift deals online

Laveta Brigham

TipRanks 3 Stocks Flashing Signs of Strong Insider Buying Sometimes, following a leader makes the best investment strategy. And corporate insiders have long been popular leaders to follow. Their combination of responsibility to their stockholders and access to ‘under the hood’ information on their companies gives their personal investment choices […]

Is Zillow’s New Focus Putting Its Biggest Business at Risk?

Laveta Brigham

Housing has been incredibly strong in 2020, an abnormality during an economic downturn. That’s been great for Zillow Group (NASDAQ:Z)(NASDAQ:ZG), one of the most popular online platforms for buyers, sellers, and renters. Zillow has seen steadily strong interest and high traffic across its websites, making it increasingly appealing to real estate […]