On January 7, 2021, Jeff Bezos was knocked off his throne as the richest person in the world. His successor is none other than the internet’s favorite electric car CEO, Elon Musk.
Shares of Tesla surged on the 7th, up 7% for the day. In a year, Tesla has seen gains of over 700%, and with it, the rise of Elon Musk’s net worth. Musk currently owns more than 20% of Telsa, making Elon Musk the richest person in the world with a net worth of $185 billion.
Sometimes it feels as if we were living in a movie — first a pandemic hits and now people are storming the Capitol Building. My first thought was, “This is crazy!” Then my second thought was, “Is it that easy? They just let them walk right in?”
In light of these events, everybody’s favorite news platform, Twitter, has suspended Donald Trump from his account. Like a mother punishing her little child, Twitter took away Trump’s account for twelve hours.
I can’t tell you when’s the last time I’ve been to a Bed Bath & Beyond, but apparently, it's stock can. In the last five years, Bed Bath & Beyond stock hasn’t been doing hot, losing about 75% of its value from January 2016 to March 2020, right before lockdown began.
Let’s be honest, Bed Bath & Beyond is not the first place that pops in your head when you actually need something for your bathroom. For me, it would be Target or Walmart. …
You’re walking in San Fransisco and you notice someone wearing a neat minimalist shoe. The shoe has no branding on the side and looks super comfy. You think to yourself, “those are pretty cool,” as you make your way to your destination.
Then you see another person with those exact same shoes on, and another and another until you realize almost everyone in San Fransisco has these shoes on. They are everywhere. You give in and ask someone wearing the shoes, “what are they?”
“Why, they are only the most comfortable shoes around!”
If you’ve been to S.F. or have…
Apple is known for a lot of things: the Macintosh, iPod, iPhone, etc… With such success, people wonder what Apple’s next big idea is. Well if you guessed cars then you’d be right!
You’re at a New Year’s Eve Party and you’ve just heard about this thing called Bitcoin from your friends, and it sounds a little too good to be true. Magic internet money that could make you rich in a couple of days? So without a second thought, you rush out and buy some Bitcoin.
Do you know how it works? No. Do you care? Maybe. Are you suddenly a millionaire? Quite possibly.
You wake up on January 1st after the crazy party to find that Bitcoin has reached a new high of $29,200. Then on January 2nd Bitcoin reaches another…
If you live in Los Angeles, it is not hard to spot a Tesla on the streets. Those things are everywhere. It turns out that L.A. is actually Tesla’s biggest market. Who knew?
You won’t just find Teslas in L.A. You’ll also find lots of them in many other places like Portland, OR and the Bay Area. And if you look carefully, the most common car you see is the Model 3, the electric car produced for the masses. You can’t escape this car.
But even with its great popularity, sales for another car are steadily growing and have already…
You’ve just been laid off or you’re transitioning to work-at-home. Either way, you’re home. There is nothing to do. You’re bored out of your mind and you long for the days of pre-quarantine.
Suddenly you remember, you still have to keep in shape. But how can you? All the gyms are closed! Classic quarantine dilemma. So what do you do?
Enter Peloton. A fancy stationary bike with a huge touchscreen and cult following.
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Ever woken up to the day and thought, “I tired of these dense and overly complex articles. I wish I could get these stories in a quick and easy-to-read format.” Well, now you can! Introducing Daily Joe by Coffee Money.
Hi, my name is Nat and I am passionate about money and the world. I’m here to announce that as of today, I am starting a daily newsletter called the Daily Joe that I will post right here on medium.
Daily Joe will hit topics on business, money, finance, and the…