Quentin Fottrell

Quentin Fottrell


Irishman in New York. Personal-finance editor and advice columnist at @MarketWatch. Former Ireland correspondent for @DowJones/@WSJ Contributor to @irishtimes

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‘If it got too successful it would be destroyed’: Remembering the Tulsa massacre, when a white mob destroyed ‘Black Wall Street’ 100 years ago The mob destroyed an estimated $1.47M — over $20M in today’s dollars — of Black-owned homes and businesses

2021, folks. Pope Francis changes church law by explicitly criminalizing sexual abuse of adults by priests. The new provisions on the in-house legal system were released by the Vatican after 14 years of study.

Matt Landau wanted to find a rental car at a reasonable price — it was cheaper for him to rent a U-Haul truck Welcome to America in 2021 when prices for the most unexpected items have soared. @AndrewKeshner 

Tyler Freeland was ghosted by child-care centers that were supposedly hiring — until parents started going back to work Some 18,000 of the 559,000 jobs that were created last month were in child care and/or daycare services @BuchElisabeth 

Court upholds Houston hospital’s mandatory COVID-19 vaccination policy “Every employment includes limits on the worker’s behavior in exchange for his remuneration.”

The letter writer asks the wrong question. ‘The house is filthy and odorous: My mom, 89, is a hoarder. My brother, 60, siphons money from her. How do I protect myself?' ‘She and I do not have a relationship. Her relationship is with her money’

Join me and @chris_herd  to talk about the future of remote work. At High Noon EST. And it's free!

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‘It makes me angry: My husband’s ex-wife has a $1 million insurance policy on his life. Can we cancel it?' It's Tough Love Thursday: 'It's not healthy to spend so much time thinking about your husband's ex-wife.'

Now that New York is finally opening up, I have FOMO about Friday nights at home with guacamole and a film noir.

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This is very, very good news. Pfizer and BioNTech say COVID-19 vaccine neutralizes mutation found in new U.K., South Africa variants

Anthony Fauci tells MarketWatch: I would not get on a plane or eat inside a restaurant I spoke to Dr. Fauci about mandatory face masks, why he won't be flying, Trump's daily briefings, lessons from the AIDS pandemic, who gets vaccinated first — and more

"Every recession, there's a massive bailout given to corporations and CEOs with no strings attached." Stockton, Calif. Mayor Michael Tubbs says basic income payments are turning lives around. interview by #valuegap  @BuchElisabeth 

Joe Biden’s pandemic plan: 1. National face mask mandate. 2. Paid sick and caregiving leave. 3. CDC tracker for hospitalizations. 4. Protecting and restoring Obamacare. 5. Free COVID-19 tests for all. It will be the 46th president's No. 1 priority.

The Lost Children of Tuam Stop calling them mother and baby “homes.” They were prisons. They were workhouses. They were adoption farms. They were torture chambers. Ireland’s reckoning has only begun.

"He who has a why to live can bear almost any how." —Friedrich Nietzsche ❤️

Irish health officials recommend suspension of AstraZeneca vaccine amid blood clot reports While no conclusive link has been found between the drug and the cases, Danish, Norwegian and Icelandic authorities have taken similar precautionary steps.

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