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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Isn't a bit rich of "sources close to..." Buckingham Palace to allege Meghan Markle was the subject of a bullying complaint, given that they are basically doing the same thing by leaking these stories in the first place? It's the kind of move Scientology pulls when people leave.

Can NBC or any other major TV network stop broadcasting the Golden Globes until the Hollywood Foreign Press Association SIGNIFICANTLY increase their diversity among members? There's no point in decrying the lack of diversity, if you're going to broadcast anyway.

“I lost my job at 55 and started my own successful business. I now constantly get texts from friends and former coworkers asking how I did it, and if I would teach them. What do I do?” Flex that “no reply” muscle and keep flexing it.

I have no more words. York Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s top aides requested changes to a Covid-19 report that resulted in the death toll in nursing homes being significantly undercounted, people familiar with the report’s production said. @WSJ 

"I lost my job at 55 and started my own successful business. I now constantly get texts from former coworkers asking how I did it. What do I do?" There is a power in silence. Flex that “no reply” muscle. Don’t be held hostage to messages on your phone.

"My single brother-in-law wants my husband to sign over the family home where he lives — in case my husband dies first. Should I agree?" In lieu of squeezing your brother-in-law like a lemon, try the milk of human kindness instead.

‘I want to hurt him the same way he hurt me’: My husband sprung a prenup on me 3 days before our wedding. I recently found it "For two years, I asked for a copy and he couldn’t find it. I finally had enough, found it in his office, and made a copy."

Why My Teenage Self Gave Woody Allen a Pass "Isaac is presented as a man of unimpeachable character because he dislikes crass commercialism, narcotics and infidelity."

On unexpected callers: "I was just wondering," he said, explaining that he was from a local evangelical church, "do you believe in Jesus?" "I looked down at my pyjama top, which was actually an Abortion Rights Northern Ireland T-shirt" @roisiningle 

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It's official: Less than half of American children now live in a ‘traditional’ family

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This has to be the most middle class correction ever. The bride and groom must have been horrified!!!

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The sex, drug, and gambling capitals of America, according to 450,000 tweets.

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Americans only take half of their paid vacation and 61% still work when they have time off.

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Facebook’s "like” button reveals the cultural differences between Democrats and Republicans.

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Only 3% of baby boomers work remotely on a regular basis versus 62% of millennials.

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The fattest states in the U.S. These Americans have the highest rates of obesity:

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Life lessons from a 104-year-old: Don't smoke, don't rely on credit cards and don't buy a wheelchair.

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