Adventures In Babysitting: Which Cities Have The Highest-Paid Babysitters?

Adventures In Babysitting: Which Cities Have The Highest-Paid Babysitters?

Back in the day, you could hire the best babysitter on the block for $5 per hour, with $1 added for each kid. That was enough to pay for whatever high schoolers need to pay for, but nowadays the top babysitters are raking in the big bucks. [More]

Shoppers Using Bitcoin Spent $126,000 On First Day Overstock.com Accepts It

Shoppers Using Bitcoin Spent $126,000 On First Day Overstock.com Accepts It

In what might be a sign that bitcoin isn’t just a mystical, ethereal currency to be hoarded like a magic pot of gold but never spent, Overstock.com says it did $126,000 in sales on the first day it started accepting it. Which means people spent it to buy everyday items instead of big purchases like a Tesla Model S. [More]

Bus Tour Shuttling Suburban Christmas Shoppers Away From The Malls And Into Detroit

Bus Tour Shuttling Suburban Christmas Shoppers Away From The Malls And Into Detroit

Detroit has been having a tough go of it for a long time now, with a judge just recently ruling it’s eligible for the bankruptcy it filed for in July. In an effort to infuse the city with more holiday spirit and all the holiday dollars that go along with Christmas shopping, a guided bus excursion is ferrying shoppers from the ‘burbs back into the city. [More]