Executive Lifestyle 2020-02-20T00:06:00Z
Prince Harry Meghan

It's official: Meghan Markle and Prince Harry revealed the effective date of their split from the royal family. Here are all the ways they could earn money in their post-royal life.

The Duke and Duchess will stop using their titles, but "financial independence" from the crown likely won't include Meghan's return to acting.
Executive Lifestyle 2020-02-19T23:54:00Z
Fisher Island ferry Pelican

2 socialites have reportedly died after their Mercedes fell off a ferry leaving the most expensive ZIP code in the United States

The only way to get to Miami's exclusive Fisher Island is by a seven minute ferry, and two women inexplicably fell off it and died last night.
Executive Lifestyle 2020-02-19T23:02:00Z
bernie sanders

Bernie Sanders has made $1.75 million in book royalties since 2016 — but he's still one of the least wealthy US senators. Here's what we know about his finances and assets.

The Democratic presidential candidate made more than $1 million in both 2016 and 2017, primarily from book royalties.
Executive Lifestyle 2020-02-19T22:38:00Z

I spent the day in Dumbo, Brooklyn, the 'most Instagrammable neighborhood in America,' where homes cost around $1.6 million, and I learned that its residents fear it's turning into Times Square

Dumbo is a small Brooklyn neighborhood with stunning views of the Brooklyn Bridge, the Manhattan Bridge, and the Manhattan skyline.
Executive Lifestyle 2020-02-19T21:56:00Z

The richest ZIP code in the US is a private island off the coast of Miami, where the average income is $2.2 million and sand on the beaches is imported from the Bahamas. Here's what it's like there.

Fisher Island is a members-only island where CEOs, high-power attorneys, real-estate developers, and "old money" live in multimillion-dollar condos.
Retail 2020-02-19T21:16:00Z

We shopped at Bloomingdale's off-price store and found the deals were worth sorting through the massive mess

We visited Bloomingdale's The Outlet in Manhattan, and though it was a bit of a disorganized mess, it was also packed with devoted bargain hunters.
Executive Lifestyle 2020-02-19T21:04:00Z

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry just revealed new details about their royal exit. Here's how much money they'd need to maintain their lavish lifestyle in their new, normal lives.

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry have released more "Megxit" news — including the official date they'll be splitting off from the royal family.
Executive Lifestyle 2020-02-19T20:41:00Z

The future of luxury fashion: FIT's up-and-coming designers brought inclusion — and controversy — to New York Fashion Week

The FIT grads showed collections touching upon themes of mental health, gender, environmentalism, and race — but not all were received positively.
Tech 2020-02-19T20:38:00Z

Inside the 'creator retreat' for influencers trying to replicate the collaborative success of Hype House and the Vlog Squad and make as much content as possible

Ten TikTok creators recently rented a house in Arizona in a bid to make better viral content together. Here's what it looked like.
Tech 2020-02-19T19:29:00Z

Microsoft cofounder Paul Allen's mansion in the most expensive town in the US just sold for $35 million — see inside

The property was one of the most expensive sales in Atherton, California — the richest zip code in the United States.
Executive Lifestyle 2020-02-19T19:16:00Z

Inside the life of Michael Milken, the pardoned former financier who made $500 million a year in the 1980s before being sent to prison by Rudy Giuliani

"Junk bond king" Michael Milken was a Wall Street pioneer before serving prison time for insider trading. President Trump pardoned him decades later.
Insider Picks 2020-02-19T19:03:00Z

This award-winning mattress has 3 layers of cooling, supportive, and breathable foam that also prevents motion transfer — and it's on sale for 35% off right now

European mattress company Emma recently launched in the US. Its namesake all-foam mattress is surprisingly affordable — here's what it feels like.
Executive Lifestyle 2020-02-19T19:01:00Z

Take a look inside Louis Vuitton's first restaurant

Louis Vuitton is making major moves — this announcement follows news that LV bought the world's second-largest diamond and has partnered with the NBA.
Tech 2020-02-19T18:34:00Z

Elon Musk's car collection has evolved over the years, from the million-dollar McLaren F1 he destroyed to a James Bond movie prop Lotus

When it comes to Musk's cars, some got destroyed, while others inspired certain design elements in the cars Tesla makes today.
Executive Lifestyle 2020-02-19T18:26:00Z

This $12 million 'mansion yacht' is made entirely of stainless steel — and it's a first for the industry. Take a peek inside.

The towering "mansion yacht" was one of the most buzzed-about debuts at the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show last year.
Tech 2020-02-19T17:48:00Z

Inside San Francisco's 'Full House' home made famous by the 1980s TV sitcom that's now for sale for $5.5 million

The door of the Victorian home at 1709 Broderick Street was once painted red and featured in the opening credits of 'Full House.'
Tech 2020-02-19T17:26:00Z

WeWork's $60 million private jet is now on the market — see inside the ultra-luxurious Gulfstream G650ER

Former WeWork CEO Adam Neumann flew around in one of the most luxurious aircraft roaming the skies — capable of flying nonstop from New York to China.
Executive Lifestyle 2020-02-19T16:57:00Z

A skin-care company uses an algorithm to figure out exactly what your face needs. It represents the next stage in high-end (and high-tech) beauty.

Atolla, a direct-to-consumer brand that creates $45 personalized facial serums, just patented its process.
BI Prime Strategy 2020-02-19T16:06:47Z

How an Atlanta-based micro-influencer and mother turned a lifestyle blog started as a passion project into a 6-figure business

Mattie James started her blog in 2010 as a side gig. Now she has over 87,000 followers and makes thousands from brand campaigns and online courses.
Executive Lifestyle 2020-02-19T16:04:00Z

11 abandoned mansions around the world that likely used to be worth millions

Some of the most expensive and lavish homes ever built have fallen into disrepair after being abandoned for various and often tragic reasons.
Careers 2020-02-19T16:01:00Z

13 ways you can be happier at work, according to career experts

To optimize your career, you should look for ways to be happier at work. Insider spoke with 13 career experts who shared tips on how to go about it.
Retail 2020-02-19T15:45:00Z

The Shamrock Shake is back at McDonald's — along with a brand-new dessert

McDonald's brought back the Shamrock Shake on Wednesday, along with a brand-new dessert to celebrate the iconic green shake's 50th anniversary.
Executive Lifestyle 2020-02-19T15:25:00Z

A homeless Detroit man bought an abandoned house for $1,500 and spent 10 years renovating it for his wife. Here's how he did it — and what it looks like now.

When Michael Gray bought the home, it was in bad shape. It was infested with mites, spiders, and mice — and the toilet didn't work.
Executive Lifestyle 2020-02-19T15:25:00Z

American women have less money, time, and support than men — and it's taking a toll on their health

Mindbody's 2020 Wellness Index analyzed the health and fitness of US adults based on a survey of 20,000 city-dwellers and government data.
Executive Lifestyle 2020-02-19T15:23:00Z

Alice + Olivia debuted a sustainable Fall 2020 collection at New York Fashion Week — and it's just the latest major luxury brand to pivot its efforts towards curbing fashion's 2.5 billion pound waste problem

Alice + Olivia's new line included a collaboration with Zero Waste Daniel, a clothing brand that produces fashion with no wasteful byproducts.
Tech 2020-02-19T15:19:16Z

Boston University is building an enormous new building that looks like a Jenga tower and uses no fossil fuels

Boston University is taking a major step towards sustainability with its 19-story, 350,000 square-foot building planning to be finished in 2022.
Strategy 2020-02-19T15:06:00Z

A Facebook exec who has made hundreds of hires uses one interview question to instantly reveal a candidate's true colors

Facebook executive Julie Zhuo started as an intern and is now the company's the vice president of product design.
BI Prime Executive Lifestyle 2020-02-19T15:04:00Z

HOUSING ABSURDITY: American homes are historically affordable everywhere except where the jobs are. Here's why millennials sorely need more starter homes.

Historically low mortgage rates have made housing more affordable, but millennials are struggling with prices in metro areas that just keep rising.
BI Prime Strategy 2020-02-19T15:00:07Z

Not having a job can wreak havoc on your mental health. Here are 4 psychologist recommended strategies for dealing with 'unemployment depression.'

Even if you quit your job voluntarily, you could still struggle with depression, one psychologist says.
Tech 2020-02-19T14:55:57Z

The rise and fall of RompHim, the men's romper startup that's shutting down after going viral and raising over $350,000 on Kickstarter

The company, which launched on Kickstarter in 2017, announced in an email last week that the time had come to "close the doors on RompHim."
BI Prime Executive Lifestyle 2020-02-19T14:44:00Z

Luxury retailers have lost billions in value as a result of coronavirus-outbreak fears. Many aren't sure what the full impact will be.

A major luxury stock index lost $54 billion in value over two weeks in January. Some luxury retailers are unsure how big the disruption could be.
Politics 2020-02-19T14:39:00Z

Here are all pardons and commutations Trump has given so far — and who he could choose next

President Donald Trump has repeatedly used some of his most sweeping, unfettered powers: the right to grant pardons and commutations.
Strategy 2020-02-19T14:30:00Z

5 ways to overcome imposter syndrome in the workplace

Imposter syndrome can manifest in a variety of ways, from turning down new challenges to being reluctant to accept compliments.
Retail 2020-02-19T14:23:32Z

This burger is the one thing Americans should order at McDonald's in South Korea

The McDonald's bulgogi burger reminds me of the iconic Big Mac — it's a compact burger, without too many toppings, that still packs a punch.
Executive Lifestyle 2020-02-19T14:07:00Z

Shopkeepers in Kyoto are sharing photos of empty landmarks that are usually overrun by tourists, and it shows the effects of the coronavirus on tourism in Japan

Of the the 32 million tourists who traveled to Japan in 2019, one third were Chinese. Shopkeepers in Kyoto are noticing the effects.
BI Prime Strategy 2020-02-19T14:00:00Z

I'm the founder of a $60 million VC fund. Here are 3 important steps you need to take to cold pitch an investor to fund your startup.

Yubo Ruan is the founder of venture capital firm 8 Decimal Capital. This is what his team looks for in candidates they consider funding.
Strategy 2020-02-19T13:30:00Z

I had to turn down acceptances at Yale, Columbia, and Johns Hopkins because I can't take on interest-bearing loans — and I'm just one example of how the American loan system can be difficult for Muslims

"I follow the religious mandate from the Quran of staying away from interest. So when it came to paying for school I had few options."
Strategy 2020-02-19T13:30:00Z

If public speaking makes you nervous, do these 3 things to calm down and clear your head

The final minute before you hit center stage is the perfect opportunity to combat nervous jitters with these calming techniques.
Strategy 2020-02-19T12:00:00Z

Research shows that women are more likely to get divorced shortly after a promotion — and that's not always a bad thing

The same study found that divorces following career boosts were most common in marriages where the wife was younger by a large margin.
Tech 2020-02-18T21:48:00Z

YouTuber Jake Paul is trying to cash in on teaching fans how to become influencers — two years after his first project failed

The new platform draws similarities to a project Paul attempted two years ago called Edfluence, which taught users "how to be social media famous."
Sports 2020-02-18T21:37:29Z

NASCAR fans have donated more than $1,500 to Ryan Newman's animal rescue charity to show support after his Daytona 500 crash

Rescue Ranch told Business Insider that the nonprofit had received $1,500 in donations since Ryan Newman was injured in a Daytona 500 crash on Monday.
Transportation 2020-02-18T19:53:12Z

The cruise industry has been rocked by the coronavirus. Here's you how can find out if your ship has been impacted.

Cruise companies like Carnival Corp. and Royal Caribbean Cruises have been affected by the Wuhan coronavirus.
Executive Lifestyle 2020-02-18T19:52:00Z

The ultra-wealthy are dropping up to $50,000 on gold credit cards decked out with precious gems. Here's a look at how they're designed.

Ever dreamt of paying for dinner with a diamond-encrusted, hand-crafted VISA? Rosan Diamond has you covered — if you've got a few thousands to spare.
Executive Lifestyle 2020-02-18T19:44:00Z

I flew 6 hours in EgyptAir economy class and it showed me even the most basic flag carrier can be better than most American airlines

EgyptAir may not compete with top flag carriers like Etihad or Emirates, but it is far better than what you'd find on many US airlines.
Strategy 2020-02-18T19:12:26Z

Uber 'whistleblower' Susan Fowler: New hires were told not to date Travis Kalanick

In 2017, Susan Fowler wrote a blog post detailing a culture of harassment at Uber. In her new book, she delves deeper into what she saw.
BI Prime Strategy 2020-02-18T19:09:00Z

13 books billionaire investor Ray Dalio says you should read to understand today's world and lead a fulfilling life

Billionaire investor Ray Dalio draws inspiration from thinkers like Paul Kennedy, Joseph Campbell, the Dalai Lama, and Daniel Kahneman.
Executive Lifestyle 2020-02-18T19:09:00Z

Jayson Tatum wore limited edition Dior x Air Jordan 1 sneakers during NBA All-Star weekend, and the new Nike collaboration is rumored to be one of the most expensive Jordans ever

The high-top sneaker, known as the "Air Jordan 1 High OG Dior," will be released at select stores worldwide in April.
Insider Picks 2020-02-18T18:57:00Z

The best Ring doorbell deals we expect on Prime Day 2020

The Ring Video Doorbell is more than likely to be heavily discounted for Amazon Prime Day 2020. Here are the deals we expect to see this year.
Executive Lifestyle 2020-02-18T18:54:00Z

Michael Jackson's Neverland Ranch has been pulled off the market after failing to sell for almost 5 years. Look inside the 2,700-acre property that was once asking $100 million.

The 2,700-acre property, which was first listed for $100 million in 2015, includes a 12,598-square-foot mansion and a Disney-themed train station.
Transportation 2020-02-18T18:39:00Z

The most reliable SUVs, pickup trucks, sedans for 2020

Toyota won more vehicle-segment awards than any other automaker in JD Power's 2020 vehicle-dependability study.
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