FATF’s Travel Rule may need to address the ‘sunrise problem’

2020-08-06

  Although most crypto users welcome the current regulations for the digital asset market, it has not always been smooth sailing when governments and regulators face compliance-related challenges. Although more regulations have helped the industry develop and even increased the confidence of users and investors, data privacy issues have emergedRead More →

What financial advisers have been doing with their clients’ money since the pandemic started and people search LESS for jobs after they exhaust their unemployment benefits

2020-06-24

Stay safe, MarketWatchers, and don’t miss these top stories: Personal finance Almost 1 in 3 Americans feel less patriotic this July 4th Fewer people are celebrating the Fourth of July or spending money on the holiday this year, surveys find What financial advisers have been doing with their clients’ moneyRead More →

Travala Sees 205% Jump in Booking Revenue as Travel Demand Returns — 60% Paid With Cryptocurrencies

2020-06-02

Crypto-friendly travel booking platform Travala has reported booking growth as demand for travel returns despite continued coronavirus crisis and extended lockdowns in many places. Its booking revenue in May soared 205% and 60% of all bookings were paid with cryptocurrencies. Travel Demand Returning Despite Covid-19 Travala.com, a website where travelersRead More →

Why the IRS might soon be ringing your doorbell and this diet will help reduce your risk of heart disease, scientists say

2020-02-20

Happy Thursday MarketWatchers. Don’t miss these top stories: Barron’s wants to recognize people and organizations whose products, services, or education programs are making an impact to improve the financial health of individuals across the U.S. Be sure to head to barrons.com/celebrates for more information and to submit a nomination byRead More →

Even flood maps don’t sway Florida coastal residents, and Trump promises 100,000 new ‘high-paying’ auto jobs — here’s why it may not be as simple as that

2020-02-07

TGIF, MarketWatchers. Don’t miss these top stories: Personal Finance ‘There’s an oiliness in it that stays in your mouth’: This café charges $39 for a cup of java made from bird droppings Holy Crapuccino! A $9 Starbucks coffee may never seem quite so expensive again. ‘Sea-level rise won’t affect myRead More →

What exactly happens during a coronavirus screening at an airport

2020-01-30

As the novel coronavirus’s death toll and confirmed cases continue to rise, U.S. officials have expanded screening measures to 20 airports nationwide. So what exactly should passengers traveling from China — and the general flying public — expect at these enhanced-screening airports? The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention initiallyRead More →

Why this state is the No. 1 place in America to retire

2020-01-18

Gorgeous beaches, warm weather and no state income tax. These are just some of the perks of retiring in Florida, which is the best state to retire in, according to personal finance site WalletHub, which ranked states on metrics like affordability, quality of life and health care. Other research alsoRead More →