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Inside UTA's venture arm that helps build consumer businesses like Emma Chamberlain's coffee brand for its influencer and celeb clients

Inside UTA's venture arm that helps build consumer businesses like Emma Chamberlain's coffee brand for its influencer and celeb clients

36 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

Consumer products are a staple among influencers, and often signal the next step in a growing business. But launching a company as an extension of a personal brand can be...
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Illinois unemployment fraud could lead to tax trouble for victims, FBI says

50 minutes ago   |   ABC

The widespread unemployment fraud scheme can cause major issues for victims come tax season.
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JetBlue CEO Calls for New U.S. Aid With ‘Day of Reckoning' Near

1 hour ago   |   Bloomberg

JetBlue Airways Corp.'s top executive is joining an industry push for additional federal help as passenger totals plateau at about a quarter of year-earlier levels.
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The word lingerie made VCs squirm, so the Lively CEO coined the term "leisurée" to win them over, raise $15M in funding - and launch a new DTC bra movement

The word lingerie made VCs squirm, so the Lively CEO coined the term "leisurée" to win them over, raise $15M in funding - and launch a new DTC bra movement

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider

The founder of Lively, Michelle Cordeiro Grant, saw that when pitching her concept to male investors they were turned off by the word "lingerie." For many years Victoria's...
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How Retailers Use AI To Predict When You'll Buy

1 hour ago   |   Forbes

Can AI predict when you're going to buy a product, or if you're just window shopping?
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The stock market has 'a ways to go' as increased liquidity flows into stocks, Wharton professor Jeremy Siegel says

The stock market has 'a ways to go' as increased liquidity flows into stocks, Wharton professor Jeremy Siegel says

2 hours ago   |   Business Insider

The stock market still has "a ways to go" even as it approaches record all-time highs, according to Wharton professor Jeremy Siegel. In an interview with CNBC on Wednesday...
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Protests Erupt Against Ivory Coast President's Third-Term Bid

3 hours ago   |   Bloomberg   |   4 articles

Protests against Ivory Coast President Alassane Ouattara's decision to seek a third term left at least five people dead and scores injured.
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Mortgage refinancing will be more expensive as Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac raise fees

3 hours ago   |   CNBC

Mortgage giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac just announced that they are raising fees for lenders on all mortgage refinances. That will result in higher costs for consumers.
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An Apple services bundle only works if the price is right

An Apple services bundle only works if the price is right

3 hours ago   |   iMore

Will we get the Apple bundle we deserve? With consumers sticking with their iPhones longer, Apple has increasingly turned to digital services to increase revenue. Now comes...
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AMC To Reopen 5 Twin Cities Movie Theaters On Aug. 20; Masks Will Be Required

3 hours ago   |   CBS   |   2 articles

MINNEAPOLIS - A select number of AMC movie theaters in the Twin Cities are slated to reopen later this month. The goliath movie theater chain announced Thursday that its...
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