Tag: New York


  • New York taxes for the wealthy

    Wealthy New Yorkers want their taxes to be raised

    A group of wealthy New Yorkers are pushing Governor Andrew Cuomo to increase their tax rates. On Monday the group of wealthy men and women sent a letter that urged the passage of the “1% Plan for New York Tax Fairness,” which would replace a millionaire’s tax rates which are set to expire at the end […]

  • New York Knicks are most valuable team in the NBA

    New York Knicks valued at $3 billion

    The New York Knicks are worth a reported $3 billion, according to Forbes. If that number is true, it would make the team the most valuable franchise in the NBA. Forbes on Wednesday released its annual ranking of franchise valuations, claiming that the Knicks regained the top spot from the Los Angeles Lakers thanks to a 20% value […]

  • DraftKings and FanDuel

    FanDuel and DraftKings can remain open in New York

    An appellate court in New York has ruled that DraftKings and FanDuel can continue operating in the state until their appeal process is completed. The sites are currently appealing a case brought against them by New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman, who said daily fantasy sports is a form of gambling. Schneiderman argues that both company’s violate state […]

  • New York repaying student loans

    New York will pay your student loan for 2 years

    If you’re a recent college graduate in New York state and you’re struggling to pay back your student loans, you might be able to receive some help from the state. The state will pay up to two years of student loan bills for residents who have failed to land their dream job and are currently […]