Student loan startup offers free assistance to borrowers amid the coronavirus pandemic

Start ups are popping up to help student loan borrowers navigate a complicated system. One of those startups, Summer, provides borrowers a full view of their student loan situation and suggests optimal ways to repay the debt. The service is free for now during the coronavirus pandemic and can be used by federal and private student […]

Social network for moms sees surge in users amid lockdown

Peanut, a London-based social network for mothers and mothers-to-be, is seeing a spike in engagement over the past few months as parents, mandated to stay at home with their children, look to balance work, home-schooling and an orderly household. Since the...

BMW’s top M car is also its most luxurious

Across the pond in Germany, the BMW (BMWYY) group on Wednesday reported a nice profit in Q1, although the automaker warned it would take a deep coronavirus hit, forecasting a full-year automotive EBIT margin of only 0% to 3% versus the 2% to 4% it had estimated prior...

These U.S. cities may emerge strongest from coronavirus pandemic

Moody’s Analytics analyzed U.S. cities’ capability for a strong recovery post-coronavirus revolving around key factors: population density and educational attainment. “The most dynamic recoveries may well bypass traditional powerhouses and take place instead in areas...