Why this recession will be different. Eight steps to reduce the risk to business.

The daily reports of an impending recession are nauseating. It is true that two-thirds of economists believe that a recession is likely to occur in 2023. But that correction - or soft landing - will represent conditions not unlike those we have seen in the U.S. in our lifetime. Historically, there has never been a U.S. recession during full employment,…

Two Passive Income Stocks That Have Potential

The economic problems have caused the S&P 500 Index to be down 13% to date. And because the stock market is really a stock market, some stocks have performed much better and some much worse. Down 61% and 31% this year, respectively, real estate marijuana investment trust (REIT) Innovative Industrial Properties (IIPR 1.18%) and warehouse REIT STAG Industrial (STAG 1.01%)…

YouTube adds several new features for creators: new metrics, copyrighted music

YouTube's weekly update for creators includes more subscriber figures and access to an expanded library of copyrighted music. Here's a summary of all the announcements from this week's news. More access to copyrighted musicYouTube is expanding its partnership with music labels and publishers to give creators more music options for their videos. As a result, creators will have access to…

Facebook will no longer allow merchants to hold new or scheduled live events.

Facebook has announced that it will no longer allow users to host live shopping events beginning Oct. 1, 2022, Meta announced in a blog post.Citing a shift in consumer preference for short videos as a driving factor, it will instead shift its focus to Reels, Meta's short-form video product, which is available on both Facebook and Instagram.Facebook launched online shopping…