October 20, 2021

A 1031 exchange is a tax-deferred way to invest in real estate

Real estate investors can swap properties for more profitable ones while deferring capital gains taxes with 1031 exchanges. Pixelsquid; Alyssa Powell/Insider A 1031 exchange lets […]
October 20, 2021

First Bitcoin-linked ETF hits the market-but it might not be enough

The first US Bitcoin-linked exchange-traded fund (ETF) launched yesterday. A futures ETF might not be sufficient for retail investors, many of whom will wait for […]
October 20, 2021

Peter Thiel says bitcoin at $60,000 is a sure sign the 'decrepit' political system is about to implode

Peter Thiel. Neilson Barnard/Getty Images for New York Times Tech billionaire Peter Thiel said bitcoin's surge to $60,000 underscores his view that the US political […]
October 20, 2021

Synchrony reports Q3 2021 upswing, leans on new tie-ups and products to carry growth into Q4

Synchrony reports a 16% YoY jump in purchase volume in Q3. New partnerships and product launches will likely sustain growth into the next quarter. Insider […]
October 20, 2021

Activists in Texas are worried Tesla will exclude Spanish-speaking workers from its new factory

Workers assemble Tesla vehicles. David Butow/Getty Images Activists worry that Tesla's new Texas plant lacks jobs for Spanish speakers, Axios Austin reports. Travis County has […]
October 20, 2021

The US Navy found one last use for a warship destroyed by fire – practicing to repair battle damage

An MH-60S Seahawk helicopter supports sailors and civilian fire crews fighting the fire USS Bonhomme Richard. US Navy USS Bonhomme Richard was lost to fire […]
October 20, 2021

Elon Musk wants to sell Tesla 'Giga Beer' in a Cybertruck-inspired bottle

Tesla CEO Elon Musk reveals "Giga Beer" in a cyber-truck inspired bottle at the Giga Fest in Germany. Patrick Pleul/picture alliance via Getty Images Elon […]
October 20, 2021

Student loans are a 'lifetime sentence' that 66% of Black borrowers regret taking on

College graduate sitting outside. Sean de Burca/Getty Images The Education Trust released a survey examining the impacts of student debt on Black borrowers. It found […]
October 20, 2021

The CDC says it's identified a new Delta-related coronavirus variant in the US, and officials are monitoring it closely

Courtesy of Helix A new coronavirus variant, called AY.4.2, is being closely monitored by scientists around the world. AY.4.2 is a descendant of the Delta […]
October 20, 2021

Jack Dorsey's cryptic '705742' tweet leaves crypto fans wondering – did Square mine its 1st bitcoin block?

Twitter CEO, Jack Dorsey. David Becker / Getty Images Jack Dorsey's '705742' tweet on Tuesday left crypto enthusiasts on Twitter guessing what he meant. "Your […]