Tag: Business Insider

How Billionaires Hide Their Money

How much do you think of the world’s wealth is hidden offshore? Take a guess! Millions of dollars? billions? how about hundreds of billions of dollars? economists estimated that the wealth hidden in tax havens is equal to about 10 parent of the global GDP (80 trillion dollars), that is more than 8 trillion dollars […]

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How BTS Makes And Spends Its Money

BTS is the biggest name in South Korea right now. Jimmy Fallon: Please welcome BTS. Alex Pall: BTS. Emma Stone: BTS. Stephen Colbert: BTS. James Corden: BTS. [screaming] Narrator: BTS is the first group to have three No. 1 albums in a year since The Beatles. And their music video for “Boy With Luv” smashed […]

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Sneaky Ways Sephora Gets You To Spend Money

Have you ever left Sephora with way more products than you intended to buy when you first stepped in the door? You’re probably not the only one. Sephora was named retailer of the year at the 2018 World Retail Congress. And it seems that people can’t get enough. Here are some sneaky ways you might […]

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Sneaky Ways Airports Get You To Spend Money

Ever been stuck in an airport, parched and hungry? You’ve already spent a fortune on tickets and baggage fees, and somehow you end up buying a giant Toblerone and a $5 water. You’re not alone. Spending in airports hit $40 billion in 2017. On average, travelers will spend anywhere from $11 and $140 per airport […]

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How All You Can Eat Restaurants Make Money

– It’s all-you-can-eat pancake time at IHOP. – Endless shrimp is back at Red Lobster. – all-you-can-eat of this for $6.99? – [Narrator] Unlimited food. These restaurants give you all-you-can-eat for one fixed price. Sounds like a pretty good deal, but how do these restaurants make any money? The way buffets typically work is each […]

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Sneaky Ways Dollar Stores Get You To Spend More Money

Dollar stores might seem like a great way to save money. Just look at this battery pack for a dollar! And this toothpaste, also a dollar! But before you rush to the checkout, take a closer look at the brands and sizes. They’re different from what you’d see at a local CVS or a Walmart. […]

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H&R Block Vs. TurboTax — Which Is Better For Filing Taxes?

– Tax day is April 17th, but the sooner you file, the sooner you can get your tax refund. The IRS actually recommends that American tax payers file their taxes online and they also say you should request your refunds via direct deposit. So we decided to take a closer look at the two most […]

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The Rise And Fall Of Hooters Air

– [Announcer] Hooters Air puts the fun back into flying. (record scratching) – [Narrator] Wait a minute. – [Announcer] Hooters girls on every flight. – [Narrator] Hooters had an airline? – [Announcer] All leather seats with extra leg room. Call 1-888-FLY-HOOT. – [Narrator] You might not have known about Hooters Air because it didn’t last […]

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