Marie HaugheyMarie Haughey

, Managing Editor


The “State of the Internet” in Five Compelling Charts

It’s not as big or hyped up as the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas or the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. Nor does it generate as much chatter as major product announcements from the likes of Apple Inc. (AAPL) and Alphabet Inc. (GOOGL). But Mary Meeker’s annual “state of the internet” is nonetheless a...

No End in Sight for the Currency Cold War

With the next Fed meeting scheduled for June 14 and 15, several officials have already hinted at an interest rate increase. Following the officials’ words, the dollar strengthened and the price of gold declined, indicating the “Currency Cold War” of the last few years might be winding down. But Global Markets Analyst Martin Hutchinson doesn’t...

Getting Married When You’re Mired in the Middle Class

This week, Samantha Solomon is on a brief hiatus from her regular Young and Prudent column to attend a meditation retreat. In her stead, editors Marie Haughey and Chris Worthington – who are both getting married this year to their respective partners – will tackle the subject of weddings. For many, weddings are one of...

French Taxi Drivers Protest Uber

In recent years, Uber has shaken up the traditional taxicab industry. The cars are clean and reliable. The drivers are friendly. The pricing is competitive. And consumers can track their ride’s arrival, as well as submit payment, through the app on their phone. It’s no wonder the company has become so popular. But the company’s...