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Uber accidentally charges riders 100 times more than advertised fare price | New York Daily News

Uber accidentally charges riders 100 times more than advertised fare price | New York Daily News

Talk about surge pricing! Uber passengers in several cities across the country took to Twitter to complain of a glitch that charged riders 100 times more than advertised fares, costing some thousands of dollars for trips that should have only been a few bucks. In one of the worst cases, Aaron Himelman said his wife […]

Hershey Stock Has 1 Less Bear on the Street as Candy Prices Rise | Barron’s

Hershey Stock Has 1 Less Bear on the Street as Candy Prices Rise | Barron’s

Buy Hershey candy, but not the stock. That is the overwhelming consensus of Wall Street. Less than 20% of analysts covering the iconic candy company rate the shares a Buy, far lower than the 55% average for stocks in the Dow Jones Industrial Average. Still, Hershey (ticker: HSY) stock rose about 3% on Wednesday after […]

The Race To Zero: Price Wars In The Asset Management Industry | Seeking Alpha

The Race To Zero: Price Wars In The Asset Management Industry | Seeking Alpha

Summary Price wars in the asset management business have driven commissions to zero in both the direct investing and managed portfolio segments. Charles Schwab’s price leadership in robo advisory has its advantages in terms of cross-selling and generational capture, but it faces risks related to upsetting industry pricing and alienating advisors. Industry players such as […]

Uber now gives passengers ride credits for buying stuff through Cargo’s in-car commerce platform | VentureBeat

Uber now gives passengers ride credits for buying stuff through Cargo’s in-car commerce platform | VentureBeat

Cargo, an in-car commerce company that helps ride-hailing drivers earn extra cash by selling stuff to passengers, is officially launching its Cargo Store mobile app today, giving riders the chance to earn cash back on a host of goods from an expanded marketplace. By way of a quick recap, Cargo has so far partnered with […]

Irn Bru profits nosedive 20% as drinks bosses blame sugar tax | Daily Star

Irn Bru profits nosedive 20% as drinks bosses blame sugar tax | Daily Star

Manufacturer AG Barr has this morning warned how its total sales are expected to plunge by £123million – around 10% – as profits will “collapse” this year. Irn Bru has particularly lost its appeal in its native Scotland, where the famous orange beverage is often described as its “other national drink”. AG Barr revealed how […]

Amazon Prime Day 2019: The 23 Best Home and Outdoors Deals | WIRED

Amazon Prime Day 2019: The 23 Best Home and Outdoors Deals | WIRED

AS BEFITS A website known as “the everything store,” Amazon’s Prime Day offerings really run the gamut. You may already have a few big-ticket electronics items in mind, but don’t sleep on any kitchen gadgets, high-tech toys, or even pet cameras that you may have been eying. Amazon will release new deals throughout the entire […]

Amazon Prime Day 2019: the best tech deals | The Verge

Amazon Prime Day 2019: the best tech deals | The Verge

If you’re reading this, then Amazon Prime Day 2019 is underway. Prices have fallen for countless products, including tech, and you’ll be able to shop the deals for 48 hours, until 2:59AM ET / 11:59PM PT on Tuesday, July 16th. First things first: to get in on the deals, you need to be an Amazon […]

The best Amazon Prime Day deals in 2019 | TechRadar

The best Amazon Prime Day deals in 2019 | TechRadar

The ultimate Amazon Prime Day deals list is here, and while you were sleeping, we put together what’s worth buying today and tomorrow and left out what’s not. Prime Day 2019 is when you can buy everything at a discount this summer, and not just from Amazon, as other online retailers slash prices in a […]

Amazon Prime Day 2019: The best Lightning Deals right now | USA Today

Amazon Prime Day 2019: The best Lightning Deals right now | USA Today

If you missed out on this morning’s Lightning Deals (although some may still be available!), no worries. New Lightning Deals are popping up constantly throughout the day—so we’ve rounded up some of the best ones you can snag right now. And if you want to find all the hottest Prime Day deals, bookmark our list […]

Amazon Prime Day 2019: Don’t make these 4 mistakes | CBS News

Amazon Prime Day 2019: Don’t make these 4 mistakes | CBS News

Amazon Prime Day 2019 will kick off 48 hours of sales on Monday, but not everything on the site will be a bargain. As in any shopping situation, the age-old advice of “caveat emptor” — buyer beware — holds true during the 48-hour event. Amazon is counting on its latest Prime Day event to not […]