News from the Control Tower: Our weekly curated list of news stories affecting you and your finances.
This week’s reads include:
Remote U.S. destinations, where social distancing is easier, are generally faring better than cities, which are trying hard to get a bigger share of the leisure crowd.
Bandcamp is disrupting the business of music streaming by paying the musical artists.
Lack of diversity among investment managers contributes to groupthink
Wealth would be shared more broadly, and even free-marketers see the benefit of more revenue.
Shareholder proposals from small investors are credited with pushing big companies to improve their record over the past decade on social issues such as climate change, social justice and human rights.
For some on social media, finding the cleaning product has become like winning the lottery.
To women in search of love, Shaun Rootenberg seemed like a catch. What they didn’t know: he’d spent decades stealing from just about anyone who crossed his path. Lonely women on dating sites were only his latest prey