Articles by Erika Dickinson

No Silicon Valley Exodus After All? But 'Carnage' of the Poor is Expected

It appears that record-breaking investment in startups and booming market caps for Big Tech are being witnessed as the region's poor residents massively suffers from the relentless economic effects of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Feb 19, 2021 11:09 PM EST

Texas WInter Storm

$10,000 Electricity Bills Occured in Texas Over Unprecedented Freezing Winter Storm

Some customer tweets showed just how much they are suffering right now, worried how to pay for the ballooning bills.

Feb 19, 2021 09:32 PM EST

Work From Home

Remote Work Setups Cause Higher Tax Fees, Experts Show

Majority had no choice but to transform their living room or bedroom into an office when the pandemic hit in 2020. Now, it comes with a price.

Feb 19, 2021 12:00 AM EST

Streaming Preferred Activity in 2020

Roku Ends 2020 with 58% Jump-- And You're the Reason Why

The company's total revenue rose by a whopping 58% to $649.9 million in the fourth quarter ended Dec. 31.

Feb 18, 2021 10:37 PM EST

Tesla Model S

You Can Buy Tesla Model 3 at $1000 Cheaper Now

The Model 3 Standard Range Plus is now down to $36,990, while a Model Y Standard Range is now priced at $39,990

Feb 18, 2021 09:42 PM EST

Robinhood CEO

Robinhood CEO Apologizes Yet Justifies 'Nothing Fishy' Happened in Trading

Wall Street, Silicon Valley, rogue internet chatrooms and Congress collided and on the said hearing and in the end, Robinhood CEO, which is at the middle of the whole drama, apologized.

Feb 18, 2021 08:01 PM EST

Filing Taxes Last Day is April 15

Report: Why Filing 2020 Tax Return Should be Delayed?

Taxes are due by April 15. At present, lawmakers are considering legislation that would possibly releaste an additional round of direct payments to American households.

Feb 18, 2021 07:00 AM EST

Bigelow Aerospace

LA Real Estate Mogul Gives you Half a Million, if You Answer this Correctly

The question requires a lot of thinking, but then the money in exchange is not that small either. Find out what Robert Bigelow, a Las Vegas real estate mogul and the founder of Bigelow Aerospace, wants to know.

Feb 18, 2021 06:20 AM EST

Facebook blocks sharing of news in Australia

Facebook Drags Health Non-Profits and Government Pages into Spat with Australia

Even wildlife-preservation group WWF Australia was dragged to the sudden and sweeping action by Facebook. "Government Pages should not be impacted by today's announcement," a Facebook spokesperson said. "However, we will reverse any Pages that are inadvertently impacted."

Feb 18, 2021 05:00 AM EST

Beware of Online Scams

New Online Scam Starts When You Answer Surveys on the Internet

Mind Over Money, from the podcasters behind No Really, I'm Fine, is a one of the newest podcast out there focused on the issue of financial wellbeing.

Feb 18, 2021 03:12 AM EST


Interest Rates May See Dramatic Rises, But Not Because of Inflation

Yields move the opposite of price, and the 10-year has risen from about 1.15% the previous week to levels already near the rate when the pandemic was starting to bulldoze the economy.

Feb 18, 2021 01:21 AM EST

Female Entrepreneur

4 Tips for Aspiring Female Entrepreneurs in Time of COVID-19

If you are a woman suddenly confronted with the desire to start a business even at the comfort of your home, do it!

Feb 17, 2021 09:00 AM EST

Jeff Bezos

Jeff Bezos: Amazon CEO Reclaims World's Richest Man Title From Elon Musk

Jeff Bezos allegedly leapfrogged Tesla CEO Elon Musk and is now on top of the list once more.

Feb 17, 2021 05:42 AM EST

Amazon to build $1.5 billion hub

Amazon Faces Charges for Disregarding Workers' Safety Amid Pandemic

This appears to be the culmination of all the complaints that the company has faced last year and the investigation started by the attorney's general office.

Feb 17, 2021 04:20 AM EST

Bill Gates Speaks On Ebola Crisis

Bill Gates Net Worth 2021: Billionare Shuns How Elon Musk, Jeff Bezos Spend their Money on 'Rockets'

Gates bravely revealed that he does not "think rockets are the solution," on Kara Swisher's "Sway" podcast, something few people now would say.

Feb 17, 2021 03:00 AM EST

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