Online Income

Is ‘Buy Now, Pay Later’ PayPal’s Next Mega Growth Opportunity?

2020 has been the year of e-commerce. Stuck at home, consumers have had virtually no choice but to buy digitally. And change in the space has proceeded accordingly. While online shopping has come a long way over the past 20 years, one of the most interesting new innovations is the ability to buy now and […]

Foreseeing the unforeseeable: Fortune-telling in a time of uncertainty

One night at the dinner table, my family and I raised our glasses and said a happy chorus of well-wishes to my happy marriage. As it turns out, I’m not, in fact, married. Why, then, did we toast to my marriage? Because my fortune-teller had just told me I would have a long and happy […]

Jobs for virtual assistants, caregivers and people with muscles

Even as COVID-19 slams much of the traditional employment market, new jobs fueled by online platforms that help people find freelance work are going strong. Here are half a dozen newly reviewed online platforms that can help you find work, including remote positions as a virtual assistant as well as moving jobs, caregiving opportunities and […]

The tactics retailers use to make us spend more – and how they harm the vulnerable | Online shopping

As a digital marketer, Emily Ware spends a lot of time online, yet this comes with a risk. Ware has borderline personality disorder, a mental health condition linked with impulsive behaviours. In her case, that’s spending money online. “At the start of 2020 I was £4,250 in debt with nothing to show for it,” she […]

Revolut Challenges Established Payment Platforms with New Feature Enabling Businesses to Accept Payments Online

Revolut Business is challenging established payment platforms with its new feature that enables business accounts to accept payments that are deposited directly into their accounts. Yesterday, Stripe announced a service to provide digital banking to its customers. Today, Revolut is challenging Stripe and others by streamlining the transaction process with an end to end solution. […]

U.S. Job Market Slowed Further in November

Here’s what you need to know: The American economic recovery continues to slow, stranding millions who have yet to find a new job after being thrown out of work by the coronavirus pandemic. The latest evidence came Friday when the Labor Department reported that employers added 245,000 jobs in November, the fifth month in a […]

Grab-Singtel and Ant Group win digital bank licenses in Singapore – TechCrunch

Singapore on Friday granted four firms, including Ant Group and Grab, licenses to run digital banks in the Southeast Asian country, in a move that would allow the tech giants to expand their financial services offerings. The nation’s central bank, Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS), said it applied a “rigorous, merit-based process” to select a […]

Forest Charter School seeks to raise money for school co-op, artist relief fund

The PACE sixth- through eighth-grade program at Forest Charter School is revealing its latest endeavor: The Mirror Project. This collaboration is the brainchild of Alicia Frost Vandevorst, student teacher at Forest Charter School in Nevada City. Together with her master teacher, Michelle Litton Ogaidi, they have organized a community project supporting both their school co-op […]

How some businesses are preparing for the stay-at-home order

The Serpentine Cider team spent Friday bottling cider, knowing online and to-go orders will be their only option once the stay-at-home order takes effect. SAN DIEGO — With a new stay-at-home order for Southern California imminent, some businesses that will have to close – like nail salons and barbershops – are seeing a last-minute flood […]

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