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How Could 5,000 Employees Cheat? The Science Behind the Wells Fargo Scandal

Deception. Fraud. Over 5,000 fired. What went wrong? Science gives us some clues.<p>As you've no doubt heard by now, Wells Fargo recently received a $100 million penalty from the Consumer Financial Bureau, in response to illegal banking practices of its employees. This brought the bank's total bill …

You can fly from Newark to Paris right now for just $299

As long as your baggage weighs less that 22 pounds that is.<p>WOW Air, the Icelandic low-cost carrier that labels itself as “the airlines with the …

Air Travel

Startup wages war on the $19b wasted each year on overpriced plane tickets

Airline ticket prices are highly erratic. The passenger sitting next to you might have paid hundreds of dollars less simply because they booked their …

Startups

What does a billionaire look like?

Slide 1 of 7<p>Having a 10-figure bank account is more than just Champagne wishes and caviar dreams. There is skiing involved, too.<p>The world’s …

The centuries of wealth divide between blacks and whites

If today's economic dynamics remain in place, average African-American family wealth will remain staggeringly behind.

Demographics

Black families need 228 years to amass as much wealth as white families, study shows

The realities of the racial wealth gap may be even starker than we thought. According to a new study from the Institute for Policy Studies and the …

It Would Take 228 Years for Black Families to Amass Wealth of White Families, Analysis Says

By<p>Kate Davidson<p>Kate Davidson<p>The Wall Street Journal<p>Biography<p>@KateDavidson<p>kate.davidson@wsj.com<p>Two hundred and twenty-eight years: That’s how long it would take for African-Americans to accumulate the same amount of wealth whites have now if current policies remain in place, according to a new …

Demographics

Here's Why the Wealth Gap Between Blacks and Whites Is Almost Impossible to Bridge

If the status quo doesn’t change, Black families in America would need hundreds of years to amass the same amount of wealth that whites have now, …

Controversial photos inside the homes of Russia's ultrarich show the country's problem with wealth inequality

Russia has greater economic disparity than any other major global power. In 2014, Credit Suisse's Global Wealth Report said the wealthiest 10% of people in Russia controlled 85% of the country's wealth. Additionally, the report said 111 billionaires controlled 19% of the country's total household …

People With This Personality Trait Have More Sex

So much for playing hard to get—<b>a new study shows that people who behave more altruistically, or in other words, are simply nicer and more thoughtful</b> …

9 Foods To Eat If You Want To Quit Sugar For Good

Sugar addicts come in all shapes and sizes. Yogis, vegans, Paleos, athletes — anyone can be drawn to the sweet stuff.<p>I should know: I was a total …

Nutrition

How changing one tiny habit allowed me to build my wealth

In my teens and early 20s, social anxiety was wrecking my life.<p>I couldn't go out and feel comfortable around people without drinking, so I drank.<p>Now, alcohol can lead to a lot of cool stuff, but for me it was a crutch and I needed help.<p>So one day I drove to Barnes and Noble (this was before Amazon …

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7 Clues That You've Really Found Love

<i>Is it love?</i><p>You might think that people who are truly in love automatically know the answer to this question, with no doubt in their minds—and a lucky …

How to Go Vegan When You're Young and Broke

A tight budget doesn't mean surviving solely on potatoes!<p>It's no secret that tons of millennials are going vegan. Between wanting to prevent animal cruelty, saving the environment, and cutting down on cancer risks, there are undeniable benefits to adopting a plant-based lifestyle. But loading up on …

Food

Can a plant-based diet make up for all your unhealthy vices?

Even if you’re only vaguely familiar with The China Study, you know the power of plants. (Quickie recap: Researchers found that a produce-rich diet …

Plant-Based Diet

21 Foundation Hacks Every Woman Needs to Know

Life-changing ways to create an even complexion, conceal dark circles, hide zits, and more.<p><b>1. Apply your base makeup in this order: color correctors, foundation, concealer.</b> If you're getting fine lines just sitting there trying to figure out the order in which to apply your base makeup, here's a …

Makeup

Do Your Friends Actually Like You?

THINK of all the people with whom you interact during the course of a day, week, month and year. The many souls with whom you might exchange a greeting or give a warm embrace; engage in chitchat or have a deeper conversation. All those who, by some accident of fate, inhabit your world. And then ask …

Psychology

5 Foods That Are Stunningly High in Sodium

Although sodium is an essential nutrient—your body needs it to survive—it's also incredibly easy to overindulge on the stuff. In fact, studies show …

Want to live longer? Get more of your protein from vegetables – and here's how

<b>If there's anything you need to know about going vegan, it’s that the urge to tell someone about new diet will well up inside of you until it</b> …

Nutrition

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7 Quick and Easy Quinoa Recipes That Are Just Delicious

Quinoa is very nutritious and considered a superfood by the health nuts. And that's for a good damn reason.<p>It is gluten free and high in protein.<p>In …

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9 Bullshit Labels You'll Often See On Food

For decades, "yogurt-covered" snacks have hoodwinked Americans. And don't even get us started on "artisanal."<p>Glance around the snack aisle today and it's easy to spot products that make all sorts of "better for you" claims, employing a smorgasbord of buzzwords in the name of helping you feel better …

Nutrition

9 Reasons Why You Must Eat Beans

9 Reasons Why You Must Eat Beans<p>The benefits of beans are so numerous that we can’t say enough in praise of a beans diet. Healthy beans are so …

6 Ways To Simplify Your Finances

Depending on whom you ask, the first week of August is Simplify Your Life Week. It’s a good time to reflect on what you can throw out, cut down and streamline. Who doesn’t like to streamline?<p>But when it comes to money, Americans aren’t all that sure about simplifying—or at least, they don’t think …

Personal Finance

Best Nigerian Blog

Ayo: did you know about all these? Mami: how would I when she never told me anything. Ayo: I am responsible for all this, I should have allowed her …

What Leaders Actually Do to Inspire and Motivate

Lets leave intellectual theory behind. These are the nuts and bolts of great leadership, and you can apply it starting today.<p>Back when I was doing the corporate grind, Bruce was the first boss (and my favorite to this day) that exposed me to the very practice of "Servant Leadership." That's how he …