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Sports - Prenuer News

An ex-WNBA star on ditching her rituals and becoming financially savvy: ‘We aren’t making the hundreds of millions’

 

Unlike some rookie NBA players, former WNBA star Marissa Coleman didn’t blow her rookie contract when she signed with the Washington Mystics as the No. 2 overall draft pick in 2009.....

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 Inclusivity News

How a 25-year-old with a disability lives on $33,000 in Chicago: ‘People don’t realize how expensive it is to be disabled’

Britt Dorton, 25, is meticulous about her budget. She has multiple spreadsheets to document her earnings, bills and goals, and feels comfortable knowing every dollar is accounted for.

For Dorton, planning ahead financially has been a huge part of her life since she was diagnosed with two chronic illnesses as a teenager. Dorton lives with Ehlers-Danlos syndrome, a hereditary degenerative disorder that affects her connective tissue, and complex regional pain syndrome, or CRPS, an acquired chronic nerve pain disorder....

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Celebrity News

Parenthood prompted Kristen Bell and Dax Shepard to launch a start-up — now it’s projected to hit $200 million in annual sales

Having kids is expensive. That’s a lesson even a Hollywood power couple like Kristen Bell and Dax Shepard — stars of NBC sitcoms “The Good Place” and “Parenthood,” respectively — can appreciate.....

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MAGNET FORENSICS FILES FOR $950 MILLION CAD OFFERING FOR “FINANCING FLEXIBILITY”

 

The digital investigation software startup Magnet Forensics has filed a preliminary short form base shelf prospectus and is looking to raise $950 million CAD.

It plans to offer subordinate voting shares, preferred shares, debt securities, warrants, subscription receipts, units, or any combination during the 25-month period that the base shelf prospectus is effective...

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Success News

How a 32-year-old stylist with a billboard in Times Square became an ice cream CEO during lockdown

After 10 years of hustling and grinding, things were finally going well for 32-year-old wardrobe stylist Dennine Dyer. A recent project with the TLC show “Say Yes to the Dress America” ended up advertised on a big billboard in Times Square, and she was finishing up yet another project with a client....

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Start-Ups News

This 28-year-old left the oil and gas industry to build a sustainable fashion business

Creating sustainable fashion with a vintage vibe may sound like a daunting task to most, but it didn’t stop 28-year-old Eileen Tan from quitting her job to embark on the journey.

After leaving her full-time job in the oil and gas industry in 2019, Tan set out to make Vintagewknd a sustainable alternative to fast fashion — all in the name of minimizing the waste that she witnessed in the fashion industry......

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This 32-year-old artist made over $1 million in 9 months selling NFTs—now he’s reinvesting for the metaverse

Amrit Pal Singh has earned over $1 million selling 57 nonfungible tokens, or NFTs, of his artwork in about nine months.

Though he has been a designer and illustrator for over nine years, Singh just minted his first NFT in February. He created it after a friend mentioned to Singh that one of his past projects, called Toy Faces,.......

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