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  • Here's What I Hate The Most About Getting Catcalled October 30, 2014
    Several months ago, I was catcalled. It's happened nearly every day since, but this particular instance sticks in my mind because I did something some experts advise against: I responded.  Three of my female friends and I were walking to a comedy show in Chelsea before midnight. For some reason, I lagged behind the group, and as I passed two men on a st […]
  • 'Generation Z' Is Poised To Drive A Surge In E-Commerce Growth October 30, 2014
    It's important for retailers to know who their potential customers are online — and what they're interested in — to market to them effectively.  BI Intelligence finds that there are surprising and important differences in behavior depending on gender, age (especially for Generation Z), income, and education. Generation Z, those aged 18 to 24, spend […]
  • Female Startup Founder Says You Can 'Have It All,' As Long As You Don't Mind Getting Messy October 30, 2014
    As I write this piece, I am sitting in my office typing with one hand, while holding a baby on my hip with the other. This might seem odd to some, but this is a pretty typical moment for me. On a daily basis, I have reminders of the multiple facets of my life draped across my body — notes on my hand about a white paper I need to draft, baby food drying (disc […]


  • Are Student Loan Servicers in Trouble with the Government? October 31, 2014
    Officials say the industry is engaging in sketchy practices, like charging unfair late fees. And that's just one rampant offense. MoreThe post Are Student Loan Servicers in Trouble with the Government? appeared first on LearnVest.
  • 10 DIY Halloween Costumes You Can Whip Up in an Hour October 31, 2014
    The dilemma: It's Halloween, and you're costume-less. The solution: Make one of these easy DIY disguises in 60 minutes or less! MoreThe post 10 DIY Halloween Costumes You Can Whip Up in an Hour appeared first on LearnVest.
  • An End to QE: Why the Fed Is Pulling the Plug on Bond Purchases October 30, 2014
    The Fed says it no longer needs to buy up bonds to buoy the economy, known as quantitative easing. But what does it mean for you? MoreThe post An End to QE: Why the Fed Is Pulling the Plug on Bond Purchases appeared first on LearnVest.