November 16, 2019

I built my emergency fund $100 at a time, but I didn’t make real progress until I opened a high-yield savings account

I'm crazy about my high-yield savings account. When I was struggling to build up an emergency fund a few years ago, I opened a high-yield savings account at Ally and kept my checking account at a different bank. At the time, ...
November 16, 2019

8 life events millennials are putting off longer than their parents because they can’t afford it

Millennials are more likely than their parents were to delay pretty much every life event because of money, according to a new survey by Insider and Morning Consult. They're putting off big things, like buying a home, having ...
November 16, 2019

U.S. to extend license for its companies to continue business with Huawei: sources

The Trump administration is set to issue a two-week extension of a license allowing U.S. companies to continue doing business with China's Huawei Technologies Co Ltd, two sources familiar with the deliberations said.
November 16, 2019

Boeing says timing of 737 MAX return in hands of regulators

Boeing moved on Saturday to ease tensions with regulators over the return to service of its 737 MAX, saying it was up to the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration and its global counterparts to approve changes to the jet in the wake of two accidents.
November 16, 2019

Bill Gates just overtook Jeff Bezos to reclaim his spot as world’s richest person

Billionaire philanthropist and Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates regained his status as the world's richest person for the first time in two years on Friday, topping Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos, Bloomberg reported. Shares landed Gate...
November 15, 2019

Laid-off Juul employees are following Uber’s lead and using a Google spreadsheet to help affected coworkers land new jobs

Some of Juul's employees are banding together to help employees that were laid off this week. Juul employees are circulating a Google spreadsheet called "Juul Connection" containing around 40 names, job opportunities, and job...
November 15, 2019

Court tosses Carl Icahn’s lawsuit seeking Occidental acquisition records

Activist investor Carl Icahn will not have access to Occidental Petroleum Corp's Anadarko takeover records to support his proxy fight against the oil firm's board, a Delaware court judge ruled on Thursday.
November 15, 2019

Montana lawmakers seek more time for Keystone XL public, tribal input

Montana lawmakers representing Native American tribal members called on the state's congressional delegation and the U.S. State Department on Thursday to extend the public comment period for the environmental review of the Keystone XL pipeline, saying ...
November 14, 2019

Andrew Yang and his loyal ‘knights’ of Silicon Valley

Hello, and welcome to this week's edition of Trending, the newsletter that highlights the best of BI Prime's tech coverage. I'm Alexei Oreskovic, Business Insider's West Coast bureau chief and global tech editor. If you like t...
November 14, 2019

Billionaires’ success boils down to a set of 3 personality traits that aren’t directly tied to intelligence, a new report says

Billionaires have a trifecta of traits to thank for their success, a new report by UBS and PwC found. Their smart risk-taking, focus, and determination is what makes them successful. Companies run by billionaires perform almo...