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There’s a quiet battle of wills between Uber drivers and customers over who cancels first

Uber penalizes its drivers for cancellations, and sometimes customers are forced to cancel instead.

4:50 p.m. Today4:50 p.m. Aug. 16, 2018 Want to make over $100,000? Try gazing at the stars (seriously)

This woman has a six-figure income, thanks to a childhood love of ‘Star Wars.’

4:46 p.m. Today4:46 p.m. Aug. 16, 2018 Omarosa secretly recorded her coworkers—think very carefully before doing the same

In many states, recording someone without their permission is illegal.

4:45 p.m. Today4:45 p.m. Aug. 16, 2018 Why it’s so hard to resist #fakenews

On Thursday, some 350 newspapers published editorials taking issue with President Trump’s description of the media as ‘the enemy of the American people.’

4:44 p.m. Today4:44 p.m. Aug. 16, 2018 My husband works part-time, has no credit and doesn’t pay any bills

This woman has seen her own creditworthiness fall since they’ve been together.

4:41 p.m. Today4:41 p.m. Aug. 16, 2018 Gucci wants you to wear this $590 T-shirt advertisement for Viacom

It’s just the latest example of an unusual co-branding deal by a luxury goods company.

4:30 p.m. Today4:30 p.m. Aug. 16, 2018 Lawmakers weigh in on student-loan giant Nelnet’s battle with California

The controversy is the latest in a tussle between states and student-loan companies over regulations.

4:12 p.m. Today4:12 p.m. Aug. 16, 2018 Why job seekers are relocating at historically low rates

The tight labor market, soaring real-estate prices and new technology make moving for a better job less desirable.

3:56 p.m. Today3:56 p.m. Aug. 16, 2018 When my mother was dying, my sister wrote herself a check and stole $20,000

This woman never wants to see her sister or brother again, and she has no interest in receiving an inheritance.

2:16 p.m. Today2:16 p.m. Aug. 16, 2018 The biggest reason America’s rich keep getting richer (and you’re not)

The CEO-to-worker compensation ratio is increasing, but employees are going to see another year of meager pay raises.

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My wife wants her name on my house, bank and retirement accounts—or we’re through 1:36 p.m. Aug. 14, 2018 I paid for my girlfriend’s rent, food, vacations and utilities while she was in college—now we’re breaking up 5:02 p.m. Aug. 13, 2018 My mother gave my sister $20,000 for her anemia stem cell treatments, and I want it deducted from her inheritance 9:31 a.m. Aug. 12, 2018 My ex-husband took $15,000 from our daughter’s 529 plan and bought a $10,000 car with her inheritance 9:29 a.m. Aug. 12, 2018 My ex-wife stopped payments on our home and racked up credit-card debt in my name 9:29 a.m. Aug. 12, 2018 My wife revealed she has $220,000 in student loans—what do we do now? 9:10 a.m. Aug. 11, 2018 Send your questions Do you have questions about inheritance, tipping, weddings, re-gifting, or any tricky money issues relating to family and friends? Send them to MarketWatch’s Moneyist. /conga/personal-finance/the-moneyist/panel_top.html 371270

Careers »

Want to make six figures? Try being a drone pilot 8:18 a.m. Aug. 15, 2018 One reason wages aren’t rising faster: the gutting of middle-manager positions 5:11 p.m. Aug. 11, 2018

Travel »

How Disneyland uses its ‘magic’ to get you to spend more money 4:45 p.m. Aug. 15, 2018 Tour operators take a flyer on multi-thousand-dollar drone photography trips 2:06 p.m. Aug. 9, 2018 It’s not you, it’s the seat — 6 ways airline seats make us uncomfortable 9:40 a.m. July 19, 2018 Southwest Airlines bans peanuts—see how other airlines handle allergies 9:10 a.m. July 14, 2018

Real Estate »

New loan programs target home buyers with just 3% down—or less 9:36 a.m. Aug. 13, 2018 The U.S. is about to add even more cities with a median home value of $1 million 9:20 a.m. Aug. 11, 2018 Only one generation of Americans has fully recovered from the housing crash 9:17 a.m. Aug. 11, 2018 Renting has spiked in America’s 50 largest cities over the last decade 5:59 p.m. Aug. 8, 2018

Taxes »

How small business owners can take advantage of the new tax law before it’s too late 6:23 p.m. Aug. 13, 2018 You could be in for a shock if you’re one of 30 million people who will owe taxes next year 9:28 a.m. Aug. 13, 2018 Taxpayers, you are still on the hook for the ACA individual mandate 1:07 p.m. Aug. 6, 2018 Watch out, taxpayers: This government agency says you may owe more money next year 10:09 a.m. Aug. 5, 2018 Yes, you owe taxes if your wife embezzles money 9:52 a.m. Aug. 3, 2018 What tax reform 2.0 could look like 11:06 a.m. July 31, 2018 How your loved ones can cash in on the 0% tax rate on long-term capital gains 5:23 p.m. July 23, 2018

Spending & Saving »

This garbage-hoarding woman is secretly a millionaire 12:28 p.m. Aug. 9, 2018 AMC’s subscription program now offers a better deal than MoviePass 3:53 p.m. Aug. 6, 2018 How investors are abolishing ICE — in their portfolios 9:57 a.m. Aug. 6, 2018 Why some women are OK with men picking up the check on dinner dates 9:59 a.m. Aug. 5, 2018

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