LendingClub Is Ruining It for the Rest of Fintech

Washington lobbyists for online lenders have a new challenge: LendingClub Corp. Scandal, fleeing investors and a subpoena at the high-profile financial-technology firm arent the only bumps in the road. A U.S. Treasury report last week recommended stricter scrutiny of fintech...

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India Is Set To Spend Over $6 Billion On Restoring Their Forests

Way to go, India... The Indian government is planning on spending an impressive $6.2 billion on reforesting parts of the country. The scheme, which has unilateral support and has already been passed by members of Indias lower house of Parliament,...

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These Artists Will Transform Your Kid’s Drawings Into Jewelry

Check out this new way of making money... Every parent loves the art their kid makes. Sure, it may not always be worthy of a museum, but anything your kid makes is special in your eyes. I know my mom...

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NASA Just Released 56 Of Their Technology Patents For Free Public Use

Something of interest for entrepreneurs... NASAs treasure chest of freely available resources isn't just good for your laptops wallpaper. Last week, they released 56 of their previously patented technologies into the public domain for anybody to use. Along with this news,...

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Travel booking site gives Yoga a new twist

Having pleasure while conducting your business - You can have both... (CNN)Yoga isn't as straightforward as it used to be. No longer relegated to sweaty studios, practitioners can downward dog on surfboards, or do dolphin pose while actually swimming with...

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A young couple started a unique small business: one that gives back.

Something for entrepreneurs everywhere to ponder about.. When Caroline and Trey started their small business, they knew they wanted to run things a bit ... differently. Here they are with their tea: Hey there, Caroline and Trey! Image by Jen Christo. The challenge...

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This Tiny Gas Station Has The Funniest Signs I’ve Ever Seen

Something you might want to try out in your business to attract customers... In 2005, an auto-repair shop in Seattle closed its doors and a gas station opened up in its place. Like your run-of-the-mill gas station with an integrated...

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As the cost of college skyrockets, one school has a radical new plan: a free education.

Perhaps those who run educational establishments should adopt these ideas. As for parents of college- and university-bound students, this article may be of interest to you...   Over the past decade, the cost of college has boomed. At private, four-year colleges, the...

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See a company that only hires people deemed ‘unemployable.’

Something for employers all over the world to mull over...   Looking for work can be a nightmare. GIF via jessimeh.tumblr.com. Looking for work with a criminal record? Even worse. There are a lot of employers who won't even consider someone with a...

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A customer walked into his pizza shop and changed Philadelphia with $1 and a single Post-it note.

Something to warm your hearts.... Rosa's Fresh Pizza offers a taste of New York-style pizza to the people of Philadelphia. But that's not all they serve. Rosa's and their customers have teamed up to feed the city a daily taste...

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