Articles Written by Alyssa Camparo

Articles Written by Alyssa Camparo

Alyssa Camparo is a California girl who loves heated political debates, Hitchcock movies, gardening, and heavy metal mosh pits. She strives to convey her passion for life in her writing. Alyssa currently lives in San Francisco with her husband, son, and furry companion, Axl Rose.


Oprah Winfrey Lost $117 Million After Weight Watchers Stock Tanks

Oprah Winfrey Lost $117 Million After Weight Watchers Stock Tanks

21 Sep 2016 @ 4AM PST

When Oprah Winfrey announced she was closely aligning herself with Weight Watchers, stock in the weight loss company surged. Unfortunately, the excitement has dwindled.

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Billionaire Heir Alex Soros: The Hamptons' Studious Partier

Billionaire Heir Alex Soros: The Hamptons' Studious Partier

13 Sep 2016 @ 4AM PST

Billionaire hedge fund manager George Soros is known for making combative bets against investments. But his ruthlessness doesn't seem to have been passed down to his son and heir, Alex.

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How Do American Presidents Spend Their Salaries?

How Do American Presidents Spend Their Salaries?

12 Sep 2016 @ 4AM PST

Since George Washington, American presidents have received a compensation package for their office. What do they spend it on?

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How Much Does Uncle Sam Profit From Student Loan Debt?

How Much Does Uncle Sam Profit From Student Loan Debt?

09 Sep 2016 @ 4AM PST

Student loan debt leads to a delay in home buying, lower income to pay for borrowers' children's education, and many, many Ramen dinners. But Uncle Sam is making a lot of money from the system.

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A University Of New Hampshire Librarian Left $4 Million To His Employer

A University Of New Hampshire Librarian Left $4 Million To His Employer

08 Sep 2016 @ 4AM PST

The University of New Hampshire is getting some help with its student center and football field from a surprise donor.

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An Unassuming Janitor Secretly Amassed An $8 Million Fortune… Then Donated It All To His Community

An Unassuming Janitor Secretly Amassed An $8 Million Fortune… Then Donated It All To His Community

05 Sep 2016 @ 4AM PST

Robert Read spent his whole life working and saving. But his hard work at investing paid off and the community he called home benefited.

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European Union Is Grabbing Billions In Back Taxes

European Union Is Grabbing Billions In Back Taxes

04 Sep 2016 @ 4AM PST

The European Union's antitrust regulator is requiring that Apple pay $14.5 billion in back taxes. But Apple isn't the only company they're after.

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European Union Requires Apple Pay $14.5 Billion In Back Taxes. Now What?

European Union Requires Apple Pay $14.5 Billion In Back Taxes. Now What?

03 Sep 2016 @ 4AM PST

The European Union has ordered Apple to pay $14.5 billion in back taxes. What does this mean for the company and other companies with operations in the EU?

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McDonald's Paid Justin Timberlake $6 Million For 'I'm Lovin' It'

McDonald's Paid Justin Timberlake $6 Million For 'I'm Lovin' It'

02 Sep 2016 @ 4AM PST

The catchy "I'm Lovin' It" jingle has been a huge success for America's fast-food chain McDonald's. But it was also quite the payday for Justin Timberlake.

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California Marijuana Market Could Grow To $6.5 Billion By 2020

California Marijuana Market Could Grow To $6.5 Billion By 2020

28 Aug 2016 @ 4AM PST

Medical and recreational marijuana use is a growing industry. If California voters legalize the drug this November, the industry may see a billion-dollar boost.

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