Women And Money

Don’t underestimate the resilience of the U.S. economy

According to a measure of the US economy, the Dow Jones Industrial Average, the past 100 years have looked like a long journey to prosperity. Stock market crashes, recessions and depressions, wars, pandemics and other economic shocks all appear as mere bumps in the road. On average, the Dow Jones …

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Indian Man Runs ‘Clothes Bank’ to Help Poor Girls at Their Weddings | Philanthropy News

New Delhi, India – You’ve heard of a food bank, a book bank, maybe even a toy bank. But how about a “clothing bank”? Well, this one-of-a-kind charity model is handing out once-used wedding outfits – sarees, skirts and ankle-length dresses – donated by privileged families to women of limited …

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The 31-year-old artist has made over $ 200,000 selling NFTs

Elise Swopes raised over $ 200,000 in about 10 months by selling her art in the form of non-fungible tokens, or NFTs. After its first sale in March for over $ 17,600, she thought, “‘Oh my god my life is going to change,'” the 32-year-old told CNBC Make It. “And …

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Emma Broyles on Representing Alaska, Korean Heritage, and Empowering Young Women

Miss Alaska Emma Broyles answers an interview question before being crowned Miss America at the Mohegan Sun, Thursday, December 16, 2021, in Uncasville, Connecticut (AP Photo / Jessica Hill) Emma Broyles from Anchorage was crowned Miss America this week, becoming the first Miss Alaska and the first woman of Korean …

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The strong women in Rabia Kamara’s life modeled how to make trails – VCU News

That support is hard to come by as a minority, Kamara said. While trying to start her own business, she ran into micro-attacks and hypotheses. “It’s really hard to get capital,” she said, especially as a black woman who owns a business in competition with white men. But Kamara never …

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Small court victories make no difference for women seeking abortions in Texas

HOUSTON – Within hours, a Texas judge and the United States Supreme Court appeared to undermine Texas’ six-week abortion ban, ruling in separate opinions Thursday night and Friday morning that some aspects of the law were unconstitutional under state law and only federal challenges could go ahead. But the victories …

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Good government groups are pushing the boundaries of campaign finance in Oregon. They might have competition.

After months of negotiations over what a campaign finance limit system might look like for Oregon, a set of leftist groups found themselves in a bind last week. Today, some participants in these negotiations are going it alone. A coalition of good governance groups tabled three potential voting metrics with …

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Who’s Passing, Who’s Out, What’s Next: Everything You Need to Know Halfway from the Q Series to the LPGA Tour | Golf News and Tour Information

Any pro on the tour will tell you that Q School is rough. The pressure of playing for a card can shake even the most talented golfers. And it was that pressure that 110 women began to face last Thursday at Magnolia Grove in Mobile, Ala., With 45 tour cards …

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In the face of economic collapse, Afghanistan is in the throes of famine

SHAH WALI KOT, Afghanistan – One by one, women poured into the mud-brick clinic, frames of hungry children pointing from the folds of their pale gray, blue and pink burqas. Many had walked for over an hour through this drab expanse of southern Afghanistan, where parched earth meets washed-out skies, …

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