If you filed through TurboTax, the company could owe you money

TurboTax maker Intuit will pay $141 million "for defrauding millions of low-income Americans into paying for tax services that should have been free." The company must also suspend its "Free, Free, Free" ad campaign for TurboTax, which has been luring…

A hundred-year-old man got into the Guinness Book of Records: he worked for one company for 84 years

100-year-old Walter Ortmann from Brazil broke the Guinness World Record after working for the same company for 84 years, USAToday reports. According to the Guinness Book of Records, Ortmann was born in the small Brazilian town of Brusque on April 19, 1922, and at the age of 15 he wanted to find ...

The United States demanded that a Ukrainian entrepreneur sell his stake in an American company

The US government has demanded that Ukrainian entrepreneur Maxim Polyakov sell his stake in the missile company Firefly Aerospace. This is necessary for US national security. But Polyakov's representatives believe that the real reason is the tension between Ukraine and Russia. Writes about this Hromadske. V…

From Russia with decor: how an entrepreneur conquered the USA with an unusual product

Samara entrepreneur Artyom Ruzheinikov created the MiMi brand, the most popular product of which is wooden world maps. They are sold in the form of a puzzle or a ready-made decor through our own dealer network in Russia, as well as through distributors in Europe and the USA. True Puzzle Cards ...

How understanding the needs of immigrants in the United States helped a Ukrainian build a multi-million dollar business

Stakh Wozniak is 29 years old, he is from the Vinnitsa region. In 2018, he co-founded Cargofy in the USA, a service for self-employed truckers that helps them find cargo, draw up documentation and solve problems on the road. In the first year, the startup earned $ 2,7 million ...

Founder of a medical company presented $ 20 million to employees

American businessman Mark Bayada, founder of medical company Bayada Home Health Care, donated $ 20 million to employees, writes RTVi, citing the Courier-Post newspaper from New Jersey. According to the newspaper, new employees got $ 50 each, and the most honored received "tens of thousands of dollars." Awards ...

The American gave a fight in the plane, injuring several passengers

Due to the aggressive American passenger, two F-16 fighters had to be lifted during the flight to escort the aircraft to its destination. The unnamed passenger got into a fight aboard a Saturday KLM flight from Abu Dhabi to Amsterdam. American Aggressive Behavior ...

A company created to fight terrorists is watching Americans.

In 2004, American businessman Peter Thiel, inspired by The Lord of the Rings, founded Palantir Technologies, a company that analyzes big data and thus helps prevent terrorist attacks and find criminals. True, according to Bloomberg, over time, the company has become a global surveillance tool for ordinary Americans. Palantir Technologies ...

After tax reform, a number of companies in the United States promised employees additional bonuses

Some large companies have announced plans to use the tax savings they will receive from the tax reform to raise the salaries of their employees. Wells Fargo (WFC) and Fifth Third Bancorp (FITB) said they plan to raise the minimum wage in their companies to ...

What would be the list of the most profitable companies in the USA without immigrants?

The Fortune 500 - a list of the largest US companies by their annual income - would have had to be renamed if it did not include those founded by immigrants or their second-generation immigrant children. It would be called Fortune 284, writes ...

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