Ebay, an American multinational E-Commerce firm, was founded in 1995 by Pierre Omidyar, headquartered in California, and it supports consumer-to-consumer and business-to-consumer transactions via its web pages, and was first recognized for its auction format. People and businesses buy and sell a variety of products and services worldwide. Customer support at eBay can be contacted … Continue reading Ebay Support: How do I talk to eBay customer support?
This list was initially compiled in May 2020 utilizing Kmart's online store directory and then doing research through various news reports, phone calls to stores and message boards to verify the number of stores remaining open. We stand by the accuracy of this list recently cited in Forbes. At BroStocks we have a soft spot … Continue reading How many Kmarts are left in the United States?
"We thought originally it would be something that firms would buy for top employees...it soon became apparent the public was smarter than we were." Bob Crandall, American Airlines CEO & Chairman 1985-1998 The early 1980's were a time of difficulty for American Airlines. The Airline Deregulation Act of 1978, a law that was arguably quite … Continue reading What is American Airlines Airpass? How AA once offered a lifetime of flights for $250,000
Going into 2022, we wanted to bring to you the five best dividend stocks you can buy on Robinhood that pay great dividends. Please note that dividend yields change (see image below) sometimes rather rapidly, however, as of publishing all of the below have yields over 5%, and they pay monthly. Let's get right into … Continue reading Top 5 Monthly Paying High Dividend Yield Stocks on Robinhood for 2022
Stellar Lumens (XLM): An open network for money Stellar is a digital currency platform that connects banks, payments systems, and people. It is not just a cryptocurrency, but a cross-border payment solution that connects financial institutions. Recently, Stellar was featured in the Coinbase Earn program, where new users get to earn free XLM by watching … Continue reading What is Stellar Lumens XLM?
Two years ago, we checked in on two Sears stores around Christmas in 2019. We skipped last year but we are back at it this year. The difficulty, first, is to find a Sears store. As we have documented, there are less than 30 full-line Sears stores remaining in the United States. The Rockaway, New … Continue reading Sears at Christmas in 2021
Welcome to Decentraland: A virtual metaverse owned by its users I have to admit, when I first heard about Decentraland, I immediately thought of Dwight from the Office. In one episode, another character Jim is concerned about Dwight because he joined a website called "Second Life". Within Second Life, Dwight had created a whole other … Continue reading What is Decentraland & MANA?
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pbWGHP4t7PU A video with some footage of our April 2021 visit to Sears in Greensboro, NC. This piece is the second in our series from visiting various remaining open Sears locations across the United States. We started with Frederick, Maryland and now we go south. The Sears at the Friendly Center in Greensboro, North Carolina … Continue reading Sears, Friendly Center, Greensboro, North Carolina.
Each day it seems like there is a new cryptocurrency that is making headlines, sometimes it’s hard to distinguish legitimate projects from the next passing trend. When Rally came across my radar, it seemed to me like something that could actually stick. According to its website, “Rally is a platform for creators and their communities … Continue reading What is Rally Coin?: Crypto for Creative Communities
This piece is a continuation on our series keeping tabs on classic retail chains as they, unfortunately, fade into the rearview. This list is solely for full-line Sears stores, Sears Grand, Sears Appliance & Mattress, and Sears Home Life stores. This list does not include the typically owner operated Sears Hometown Stores. As we noted … Continue reading How Many Sears Stores Are Left?