The ‘Save Women’s Sports Act’ sent to the South Carolina Senate

CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) – The controversial “Save Women’s Sports Act” is now closer than ever to becoming law in South Carolina. The Senate Education Committee decided in a close vote Wednesday to advance legislation, which would bar transgender girls and women from competing in girls’ and women’s sports, to the full Senate for debate. Twice … Read more

How to budget as inflation costs households almost $300 more a month

A shopper bags fruit inside a supermarket in Chevy Chase, Maryland, on February 7, 2022. Mandel Ngan | Afp | fake images Inflation is costing the average American household an additional $296 per month, according to an analysis by Moody’s Analytics. The figure is based on the latest reading of consumer prices, which rose 7.9% … Read more

Tons of Spring Essentials are on sale at Madewell right now

Each product we feature has been independently selected and reviewed by our editorial team. If you make a purchase using the included links, we may earn a commission. Now that spring has arrived, it is the perfect time to renew your wardrobe. If you’re not sure where to start, you can’t go wrong with Madewell, … Read more

What’s new in Nelis’ Dutch Village this season?

NETHERLANDS TWP. — Change is the name of the game at Nelis’ Dutch Village this year. In addition to opening its first downtown retail store in history, Dutch Village Downtown, the historic James Street amusement park in Holland Township is undergoing a multi-year transformation, beginning with a new parking lot. Plus:Dutch Village Downtown Brings Delft … Read more

Big Plex update adds universal watchlist, cross-service search, and new discovery features – TechCrunch

Media streaming platform plexus is expanding its mission to serve as a one-stop shop for media and entertainment with the launching of new features designed to help users discover content to watch across their streaming services and the ability to save titles to a universal watchlist. The company believes the additions will make Plex more … Read more

Lower wages for women translate to less retirement income

Many companies that appear on Money advertise with us. Opinions are ours, but compensation and in-depth research determines where and how companies can appear. Learn more about how we make money. The gender pay gap costs women $1.6 million in potential retirement savings over their careers, according to a recent report by the Center for … Read more

Thoughts about Christmas debt still linger in the spring

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WAVE) – As we prepare to revel in the warmth and beauty of spring, a new survey finds that many Americans are worried and regretful of lingering 2021 holiday debt. According to an early 2022 survey by personal finance technology company MoneyGeek, 40% of Americans have yet to pay off their 2021 vacation … Read more

As Poland welcomes over 2 million refugees from Ukraine, IRC assessment finds people in need of jobs, housing and cash

From a survey of 520 people who fled the conflict in Ukraine to Poland, the IRC found that 70% are worried about finding work. Nearly all respondents (93%) were women and 43% of all respondents identified housing as their top concern, highlighting the need for safe housing options. 44% are concerned about access to cash … Read more

Woman Fleeing Death Threats Expelled From US Under Administration Biden Is Ending

Subscribe to The Brief, our daily newsletter that keeps readers up to date on the most essential news from Texas. EL PASO — After Marleny demanded police in her hometown in southern Guatemala arrest the men who had killed her father and two brothers, she said she received an anonymous note at her home, telling … Read more

Today’s ‘woman’ is supposed to be an empowered ‘boss girl’, but please, why? | Van Badham

SUBWAYAccording to a study from the University of Bath in the UK, married mothers who earn more than their husbands take on an even larger share of housework: the more they earned over their partner, the more housework they did. What flattens the statistics released last week is how unimpressive they are. It’s not surprising … Read more

Women-owned businesses can increase their market share by working together

Last month, a collection of women-owned small businesses united in a call to action for government contracting officers, program managers, and digital service professionals. In their open letter, they urged agencies to make better use of female-owned and economically disadvantaged women’s contract pools, especially in the digital services space. Maria Lazzeri, Bloom Works build the … Read more