The Tech Industry’s Newest Billionaires Are a Pair of Brothers Who Started Their Company in Their Parent’s Basement

The tech industry’s newest billionaires are a pair of brothers who started a software company in their parents’ basement in Utah. Now Ryan and Jared Smith are selling Qualtrics International Inc. to European giant SAP SE for $8 billion — and they’ll get to keep running the business. Ryan, 40, …

Here Are the Biggest Stores Open on Thanksgiving 2018, and Their Hours

Are stores open on Thanksgiving this year? Like it or not — and there are people who feel strongly on both sides of the debate — there are indeed plenty of stores open on Thanksgiving Day 2018. Black Friday sales at these stores actually go live on Thanksgiving (Thursday, November …

14 Things You Should NEVER Say in a Job Interview

Nobody’s perfect. You could be a pro at job interviews, but there’s always a chance you’ll say something a bit off. That won’t necessarily sink your candidacy, though. Your qualifications and endearing personality might just carry you over. That is, unless you say something so bad that you completely wreck …

The World’s Second Biggest Stock Market Has Disappointed Investors For Years. Here’s Why That Could Finally Change

Japan’s slow growth has disappointed U.S. investors for a generation. But with U.S. stocks looking pricey after nine years of nearly uninterrupted gains, some investors argue the world’s second largest stock market looks like a bargain. Japan’s problems are no secret. Among the biggest: An aging workforce, high levels of …

Meet Jack Brooksbank, a 31-Year-Old Tequila Brand Ambassador Who Just Married Into the Royal Family

Princess Eugenie is getting married on Friday in yet another lavish royal wedding in 2018. But unlike when Prince Harry wed American actress Meghan Markle earlier this year, Eugenie’s soon-to-be husband isn’t already famous in his own right. In fact, unless you’re an avid British tabloid reader, you might not …

‘It’s So Much Money.’ Paralympic Athletes Just Scored a Major Victory for Equal Pay

When Oksana Masters heard last week that the U.S. Olympic Committee voted to start giving Paralympians the same medal bonuses as Olympians, she burst into tears. An eight-time Paralympic medalist who was once so poor during training for the 2014 Games that she slept in her car, she was shocked …

Here’s Where Amazon Will Put HQ2, According to a Panel of Experts

At this point, it’s anyone’s guess where Amazon will build its second headquarters. The tech company has been silent for the year about the project nicknamed HQ2, telling MONEY only that it remains committed to making a decision before the end of the year. The clock is ticking, and in …

7 Things You Never Realized You Could Buy at Walmart — and Why You Should

When you think of shopping at Walmart, picking up groceries and househould essentials may come to mind. But from wedding receptions to Pioneer Woman cookware, here are seven things you likely didn’t know you could buy at this Arkansas-born chain. 1. Cookware from Ree Drummond Looking to get your Pioneer …

You Could Save Up to $150 a Month With Lyft’s New Subscription Service. Here’s How

Ride-hailing companies have been coming up with schemes to ditch your car for good, and Lyft seems to be dead set on that. Starting today, Lyft is launching an “All-Access Plan” for riders across the country where they can subscribe to a monthly plan for a set amount. The Uber …

After This Toys ‘R’ Us Manager Was Laid Off, He Found His Dream Job as a Toy Store Owner

Glendon Warner always wanted to run his own business. So, when he and 33,000 other Toys ‘R’ Us employees lost their jobs this year as the company closed its U.S. locations, he saw the behemoth retailer’s absence as the perfect opportunity. He opened his own toy shop. “Sometimes,” Warner tells …

Trump’s Trade War Could Cost Every U.S. Household Nearly $2,500, According to a New Report. Here’s Why

President Donald Trump’s trade policy could cost American households thousands of dollars next year, according to a study released Tuesday. The report, authored by Terrie Walmsley and Peter Minor and sponsored by the pro-free-trade Koch Industries, concluded that Trump’s threats to boost tariffs on Chinese products, impose tariffs on auto …

Celebrities Are Leading a Campaign to Buy School Supplies for Teachers. Here’s How You Can Help

A social media shoutout to teachers who have to pay out of pocket to buy school supplies has morphed into a viral campaign that’s the best feel-good story of the season. Ed Droste, frontman for the Brooklyn indie rock band Grizzly Bear, launched a 10-day giveaway via Instagram at the …

If You Do Any of These 8 Things Online You Could Be Hurting Your Credit

What if a slip-up as small as a typo could cost you the chance to get a loan? That may be the future of banking, according to a new study by U.S. and German researchers. Until recently, companies have had a single straightforward way of deciding whether they would give …