Money

Adblock Plus and Flattr's new project will let users automatically donate …
venturebeat.com

Adblock Plus and Flattr today announced Flattr Plus, a way for users to automatically contribute real money in exchange for what they read, listen to, and watch on the Web. You can sign up for the latest attempt to monetize online content now, but the …

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Former FBI agent admits to stealing money seized in drug probes to buy cars …
www.latimes.com

Nearly two weeks before he was to go on trial, a former FBI agent pleaded guilty Monday to stealing more than $136,000 in cash that had been seized during drug investigations. Former special agent Scott M. Bowman admitted to using the cash to fund a …

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Buffett: I'd consider taking money out of banks if they charge for deposits
www.cnbc.com

With persistently low interest rates around the globe, billionaire investor Warren Buffett told CNBC on Monday he'd consider taking money out of banks, especially if negative interest rates result in customers being charged to park their money in accounts.

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Why many retirees will run out of money
www.usatoday.com

Saving for retirement is hard enough these days, with wage growth lagging and more than 40 percent of workers lacking access to a workplace retirement savings plan. What's even harder is figuring out how to draw down those savings when the time comes.

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How You're Making Facebook a Money Machine
www.nytimes.com

Another advantage for Facebook is that its costs are lower than Google's, which helps it make more money out of every dollar of revenue. In the 12 months through March, Facebook's operating profit was equivalent to 37 percent of its revenue; at Google …

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Missing Money, a Vicious Attack and Slow Healing for a Charity's Leader
www.nytimes.com

Concerned when her new colleagues told her about the money shortfalls and climbing debt, Ms. Dyer began digging around, Mr. Russo said. When she asked Ms. Williams for access to the accounting system, he said, Ms. Williams repeatedly stonewalled her.

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Why Digital Money Hasn't Killed Cash
www.newyorker.com

The paradox of the coming “cashless economy” is that it uses and stores ever more paper money. Credit Photograph by Mark Wilson / Getty. Never has it been easier to spend your money, if you should happen to have some. The press of a button, the swipe …

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DPS video touts "myth" of pot tax money for Denver schools
www.denverpost.com

An animated video from Denver Public Schools hopes to remind voters that the district is not as flush with cash from marijuana tax money as some might think. In the two school years since the state legalized marijuana, the district says it has seen …

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