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  • The Surprising Facts About Who Shops Online And On Mobile November 21, 2014
    In the first quarter of 2014, 198 million U.S. consumers bought something online, according to comScore's quarterly State Of Retail report. That translates to 78% of the U.S. population age 15 and above.  But who are these shoppers driving the trend of buying online and on mobile devices?  In a new report, BI Intelligence breaks down the demographics of […]
  • There's One Way In Particular That Men Are More Responsible Than Women With Money November 20, 2014
    Stating the obvious: Men and women often approach things differently. Credit card spending is no exception. A similar share of men and women carry balances on their credit cards — 18% of men and 19% of women responded to a BMO Harris survey saying they always carry a balance, but that's just about the extent of the similarities. The survey results, whic […]
  • A Scientific Breakdown Of Where In NYC The Catcalling Happened In That Viral Video November 20, 2014
    First, there were the accolades. More than 100 instances of street harassment in a two minute video, testifying powerfully to the routine invasion of women's lives by male strangers. Then, there was the criticism. How is it, people asked, that the majority of the men are black? They argued: this video isn't an indictment of men, it's an indict […]


  • Black Friday Boycott: Why People Are Shunning the Sales This Year November 21, 2014
    Just 40% of Americans plan to make purchases during the post-Thanksgiving shopping frenzy. A look at why—plus what they'll spend. MoreThe post Black Friday Boycott: Why People Are Shunning the Sales This Year appeared first on LearnVest.
  • Why Well-Off Women Are Stock Market Shy November 21, 2014
    Over 90% of affluent females say they enjoy making money—and yet less than half take the lead on investment decisions. What gives? MoreThe post Why Well-Off Women Are Stock Market Shy appeared first on LearnVest.
  • 4 Goal-Setting Pros Share Tips for Getting to the Finish Line November 21, 2014
    Your money dreams may change with age, but the tips to get you there are timeless. LV Live panelists share their lessons learned. MoreThe post 4 Goal-Setting Pros Share Tips for Getting to the Finish Line appeared first on LearnVest.