Project Destined and Acorns bring investing education to youth

A program to teach inner city kids how to become re.....»»

Category: realestateSource: cnbcNov 11th, 2019

Teaching real estate fundamentals through Project Destined

Project Destined teaches inner city at-risk youth about real estate is in 7 cities and boasts major real estate partners like Brookfield, Westfield, Walker & Dunlop and Cortland. Now they are announcing a new partnership with Acorns......»»

Category: realestateSource: cnbcNov 11th, 2019

Inner-city kids are learning the art of real estate investing from these major property tycoons

Project Destined, a nonprofit program teaching inner-city kids how to develop and invest in real estate, operates in major cities nationwide. Participants gain financially from the profits on real deals in which Project Destined invests......»»

Category: realestateSource: cnbcNov 11th, 2019

Longwell: Youth Employment Project helping to combat area"s workforce challenges

Wichita Mayor Jeff Longwell was one of 10 in a group of local and regional civic, business and education leaders who talked Friday morning about some of the workforce development needs of the area's employers......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 20th, 2018

Looking for an Alternative to College? U.S. Studies German Apprenticeships

Birmingham, Ala., where youth unemployment remains high, is seeking German companies to bring job apprenticeship programs to the U.S. as an alternative to a four-year college education......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjDec 31st, 2018

Investing app Acorns launched an investment account for children, and membership is free if you have a baby in 2020

Acorns; Alyssa Powell/Business Insider   Micro-investing company Acorns has launched Acorns Early, an inv.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 2nd, 2020

How the King Arts Complex is mobilizing Columbus artists for project that protests racism

A new initiative called the "HeART of Protest" from the King Arts Complex aims to bring together all of Columbus' arts organizations to honor George Floyd and tell "the story of black America, from slavery to the present day" through art......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 26th, 2020

Irondale OKs incentives for new development with grocery store

The city of Irondale has approved incentives for a project that could bring a grocery store and additional retail to Grants Mill Road......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 23rd, 2020

Columbus homebuilder planning new development in North Carolina

A Columbus homebuilder plans to bring a new residential development to Raleigh, North Carolina, in the company’s latest housing project proposed in the region......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 17th, 2020

Larken breaks ground on NJ multifamily development

Larken Associates has broken ground on The Reserve at Crosswicks, a multifamily development located at 8000 Bowery Lane in Bordentown, N.J. Targeted for a summer 2021 completion, the project will bring 2.....»»

Category: realestateSource: realestateweeklyJun 16th, 2020

Centene CEO calls for better education for at-risk youth as one solution to racial disparities

"One of the things we have to do to correct this is improve the educational system in the inner city," health insurer Centene CEO Michael Neidorff said......»»

Category: topSource: madmoneyJun 14th, 2020

Handshake Domains Bring in $10M as Race for Censorship-Resistant Websites Heats Up

During the coronavirus crisis, Handshake may be the leading free-speech-oriented crypto project. But is it just beginner’s luck?.....»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskMay 28th, 2020

Fintech company Acorns closes Portland outpost, moves jobs to California

Acorns opened a Portland office after it acquired Portland startup Vault Investing. Just last year the company was talking about big plans for its Portland office......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 26th, 2020

Investing app Acorns now has a checking account that funnels "extra" money into investments

Acorns; Alyssa Powell/Business Insider   Micro-investing company Acorns has launched the Acorns Spend Account, a checking account meant to be used in conjunction with its investment account (Acorns Investing App) and retirement.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 5th, 2020

SAP to host "Virtual Take Your Child to Work Day" with celebrities to bring "cheer and focus" on children amid COVID-19

SAP Supermodel and Project Runway host, Karlie Kloss and global pop group Now United are among the group of 18 athletes, celebrities, and influencers joining in on SAP's "Virtual Take Your Child to Work Day" April 23. Th.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 21st, 2020

Plans revealed for apartment towers next to Allianz Field in St. Paul

The first major development project for the area around the Minnesota United FC stadium could bring a pair of apartment towers above retail space, coworking and parking......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 17th, 2020

Thien Viet Securities, Acorns Founder Invest In Vietnam Fintech Finhay

Finhay, a fintech, micro-investing platform founded in 2017, fo.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaApr 8th, 2020

Makers of Keep Protocol Raise $7.7M to Bring Trustless BTC to DeFi

Thesis has closed a $7.7 million deal by selling its KEEP tokens to some of crypto’s top investors. Its TBTC project could get more bitcoin into DeFi......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskApr 2nd, 2020

Six things you need to know before investing in rental properties

Amid the uncertainty created by the Coronavirus pandemic, many investors are looking for the lowest risk strategy which can still bring a re.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkMar 31st, 2020

Incentives approved for downtown corporate HQ project

The city's Industrial Development Board approved incentives for a project that could bring a new corporate headquarters to the city center......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 31st, 2020

Howard Gold"s No-Nonsense Investing: A feckless Fed, huge deficits and poisonous politics bring us to a crisis

Real obstacles to the fiscal stimulus America now needs to fight the damage caused by coronavirus......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 16th, 2020