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Snapchat CEO Made $638M in 2017

SNAP CEO MADE $638 MILLION LAST YEAR

1/1Snap CEO made $638 million last year. Show Caption Hide Caption (CNN) – Snapchat’s 27-year old CEO Evan Spiegel earned a whopping $638-million in 2017. According to a company filing on Thursday; the vast majority of Spiegel’s millions came from a one-time stock award for taking his company public in March. Spiegel’s salary for 2017 was $98,078. But not everything…

Subway Lauching New Loyalty Program

SUBWAY HAS A NEW LOYALTY PROGRAM TO TURN AROUND ITS SLUMPING SALES

1/1Subway has a new loyalty program to turn around its slumping sales Show Caption Hide Caption La Crosse-Eau Claire, WI, (WKBT) – Subway’s sales are slumping so it’s trying to win back customers. Starting next month, customers will be able to sign up for its new loyalty program. It will give users four tokens for every dollar spent. Once diners…

Blackrock Questions Gun Companies After Florida Shooting

INVESTMENT GIANT BLACKROCK IS TALKING TO GUN COMPANIES ABOUT THEIR RESPONSES TO THE FLORIDA SCHOOL SHOOTING

1/1Investment giant Blackrock is talking to gun companies about their responses to the Florida school shooting. Show Caption Hide Caption (CNN) – The gun debate is catching the attention of Wall Street. Investment management company Blackrock is asking gun companies big questions in the wake of the school shooting in Florida. Blackrock says it is talking to weapons manufacturers and…

Subway Changes Loyalty Program

Subway Shaking Up Rewards Program

Subway is ramping up their loyalty rewards program. Starting next month, Subway will give customers the chance to earn $2 discounts instead of free foot-long sandwiches. Customers who spend $50 will get a $2 discount toward sandwiches, salads, or other menu items. Previously, customers who spent $50 got a free six-inch sandwich and those that spent $75 were rewarded with…

Ford’s Pres Out Over ‘Inappropriate Behavior’

FORD'S PRESIDENT OF NORTH AMERICA IS OUT OVER 'INAPPROPRIATE BEHAVIOR'

1/1Ford’s president of North America is out over ‘inappropriate behavior.’ Show Caption Hide Caption (CNN) – Ford said this week that the head of its North America division will leave immediately after an internal review into reports of “inappropriate behavior.” According to the company, the review found that Raj Nair had violated Ford’s code of conduct. Ford released a statement…

Uber Introduces Cheaper ‘Express Pool’

UBER'S NEWLY ANNOUNCED EXPRESS POOL SERVICE IS GEARED TO COMPETE WITH TRANSIT OPTIONS LIKE BUSES AND VAN SERVICES

1/1Uber’s newly announced Express Pool service is geared to compete with transit options like buses and van services. Show Caption Hide Caption (CNN) – Ride sharing company Uber is starting to compete with buses the same way it competes with taxis. It announced Wednesday a new service called Express Pool. Here’s how it works: Uber customers requesting express pool rides…

Union Workers Want Disney To Pay $1K Tax Cut Bonuses

DISNEY UNION WORKERS SAY THEIR $1000 BONUSES ARE BEING HIJACKED BECAUSE OF CONTRACT NEGOTIATIONS

1/1Disney union workers say their $1000 bonuses are being hijacked because of contract negotiations. Show Caption Hide Caption (CNN) – About 35,000 workers at Disney World are demanding the bonuses they say they were promised. Last month, Disney announced a $1,000 bonus for employees, including those represented by unions. But the union says Disney will only give its workers the…

New Perk for Amazon Prime Members

Amazon Prime Members will earn 5% back on Whole Food Market purchases when using their Amazon Prime Rewards Visa card. Card holders who are not eligible Prime Members can earn 3% back when shopping at Whole Foods. Prime Members who have the card already get 5% back on all Amazon purchases, 2% back at restaurants, gas stations and drugstores and…

Union Workers Want Disney to Pay Bonuses

Disney Union Workers Say Their $1000 Bonuses Are Being Hijacked because of Contract Negotiations.

(CNN)-  About 3,500 workers at Disney World are demanding the bonuses they say they were promised. Last month, Disney was among several companies to announce $1,000 for their employees, Disney also included those represented by unions. But the union says Disney will only five its workers the bonus if they accept a wage-offer that the union already voted against. That…

Democrats Demand Equifax Extend Protection For Consumers

HOUSE DEMOCRATS CALL FOR EQUIFAX TO EXTEND PROTECTION FOR CONSUMERS AFTER MASSIVE DATA BREACH

1/1House Democrats call for Equifax to extend protection for consumers after massive data breach Show Caption Hide Caption (CNN) – House Democrats are demanding Equifax extend consumer protections after last year’s data breach. The information of as many as 145-million Americans was exposed in the hack. That includes personal data like names, birthdays, social security numbers, and home addresses. Equifax…