Author Archive: Jeremy Parkinson

The 5 Biggest Money Mistakes People Make

The 5 Biggest Money Mistakes People Make

Are you in debt? Are you living paycheck to paycheck? Do you and your family have a plan for what you’d do if one of you lost a job? Do financial pressures take a toll on your marriage? Does every day feel like you’re on a runaway train? Dr. Phil shares what he believes are […]
Actress Misty Upham hasn’t been seen in a week, family says

Actress Misty Upham hasn’t been seen in a week, family says

Police in Washington state say an actress known for her roles in “August: Osage County,” ”Frozen River” and “Django Unchained” is missing. The Seattle Times reports that 32-year-old Misty Upham hasn’t been heard from or seen for the past week. Officials at the Auburn Police Department say the acclaimed Native American actress was staying at […]
Steve Harvey Launches A Site To Help Women ‘Become More Dateable’

Steve Harvey Launches A Site To Help Women ‘Become More Dateable’

In theory, the advent of internet dating should have been a big win for gender equality. A free and transparent marketplace where women can seek out any sort of connection they fancy, from casual sex to death-do-us-part, and exercise all the same rights and powers as men — it’s a vision Gloria Steinem might have […]
Four Signs That an Employee Is Ready to Jump Ship

Four Signs That an Employee Is Ready to Jump Ship

When one of your employees is looking for another job, they start living a double life, professionally speaking. They exhibit a few tell-tale signs that will give away their intentions. Check out this article to find out what they are. You’ll want to know if one of your valued employees is searching for another job. […]
Demonic ‘Annabelle’ draws on classic horror films for nostalgic scares

Demonic ‘Annabelle’ draws on classic horror films for nostalgic scares

(Reuters) – There’s a new demon in town, and she’s hiding among the toys. “Annabelle,” out in U.S. theaters on Friday, kicks off October’s Halloween offerings at the box office with the origin story of a porcelain doll that masks a sinister secret, a spin-off from last year’s Warner Bros. Horror hit “The Conjuring.” Set […]
It takes how long to open a child’s savings account?

It takes how long to open a child’s savings account?

‘Regulatory overkill’ means opening a child’s account is slow and laborious with parents forced to produce masses of documentation – and even watch videos How long should it take to open a simple savings account? When Michelle O’Brien popped into her local Lloyds to open an Junior Isa for her son, Aiden, who is three, […]
Apple’s IPhone Software Snafu Has Links to Flawed Maps

Apple’s IPhone Software Snafu Has Links to Flawed Maps

Apple Inc. (AAPL)’s release of a software update that cut off people’s ability to make calls from their iPhones is linked to another snafu that’s still fresh in people’s minds: the 2012 introduction of a new maps program. The similarities don’t end with the apologies Apple offered to disgruntled customers. The same person at Apple […]
6 Tools You Could Be Using To Make Your Business Better

6 Tools You Could Be Using To Make Your Business Better

We all know the standard tools that make a business run like it should. An accountant and bookkeeping system, inventory or project management software along with phones and computers to get things done. However, there are a few lesser known types of tools that, when implemented, can make a major impact on your business and […]
Doing Business With a Romantic Partner: It’s Complicated

Doing Business With a Romantic Partner: It’s Complicated

When Nicoletta Donadio started her first company in college, she worried people would think she was just tagging along with her boyfriend and co-founder, Claudio Carnino. “People we were doing business with, and our families as well, always thought I was the weak link,” Donadio says. “The fact that I am his girlfriend made them […]
Phones 4U break-up looms as administrator dismisses debt-for-equity bid

Phones 4U break-up looms as administrator dismisses debt-for-equity bid

The administrator of Phones 4U has rejected a bid to revive the collapsed and debt-laden retailer with a debt-for-equity swap as unrealistic. It means the chain of 550 stores is almost certain to be broken up and sold off, with EE and Vodafone in position to pick off the best locations and the likelihood of […]