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  • Qualifications: Fluent in English, excellent writing skills, ability to wallow in luxury
    News
    MarketWatch14 hours ago

    Qualifications: Fluent in English, excellent writing skills, ability to wallow in luxury

    If you’re OK with getting paid $10,000 a month to travel the world and stay at “some of the most desired resorts and homes across the globe,” then there just might be an opening that suits your quirky tastes. But you’d better hurry! There’s only a couple of days left before the deadline to submit your resume for the “best job on the planet.” The gig is being offered by ThirdHome, a Tennessee-based luxury home-sharing club where clients have reciprocal access to posh retreats in places like Bali... Byron Bay, Australia... And the French countryside... The chosen one, as part of the job, will be tasked with visiting as many as 12 of these kinds of locales — all expenses paid on top of the $10,000

  • Think stocks are heading for a correction? One analyst says they're already there
    Business
    CNBC22 hours ago

    Think stocks are heading for a correction? One analyst says they're already there

    Stocks may be slipping, but investors shouldn't ditch their holdings just yet, according to a new report from Fundstrat Global Advisors technical strategist Robert Sluymer. "I think the really key point here is that most stocks have been correcting since the middle of December.

  • Amazon's latest venture goes after Wal-Mart where it hurts
    Finance
    CNBC18 hours ago

    Amazon's latest venture goes after Wal-Mart where it hurts

    Amazon (NASDAQ: AMZN)'s next foray into physical retail threatens to hit Wal-Mart (NYSE: WMT) where it hurts. It also contributed to Wal-Mart's U.S. division growing online sales by 29 percent over the holiday quarter. Wal-Mart last year expanded online grocery to more than 600 locations across 100-plus markets.