Airlines are facing a severe shortage of pilots as the summer travel season approaches

Carolina Larson was in her mid-30s working at an investment bank in New York City when she overheard a co-worker talking about flying lessons. Soon she was taking lessons at the same flight school and planning to change her profession. “I emptied my 401(k) and maxed out my credit card and borrowed money from friends,” … Read more

The ‘Vengeance Journey’ started in 2021, but really comes back with revenge in the summer of 2022

The term “revenge travel” has become a popular way to describe consumers dusting off their itineraries that have been halted by the pandemic, but 2022 is poised to be an even bigger payoff for dog days in 2020. That’s because travel and all of its incidental spending is back even stronger compared to last year, … Read more

Tech futures rise after tough trading week

US stock futures are higher, suggesting that markets may see a comfortable rush at the end of a week of losses across the major indexes. S&P 500-related futures rose 1.2% on Friday, while Dow Jones Industrial Average futures rose 0.9%. The high-tech Nasdaq 100 contracts jumped 1.8%. Stocks closed Thursday mixed after major indexes saw … Read more

As calls to leave Russia continue, some US tech companies are choosing to stay

Facing pressure to cut all ties with Russia — Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky offered another such piece of advice this week — some US companies continue to hire IT staff in the region, even as others close their operations. “Leaving the Russian market is a must,” Mr. Zelensky said, addressing the Wall Street Journal’s chief … Read more

As calls to leave Russia continue, some US tech companies are choosing to stay

Facing pressure to cut all ties with Russia — Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky offered another such piece of advice this week — some US companies continue to hire IT staff in the region, even as others close their operations. “Leaving the Russian market is a must,” Mr. Zelensky said, addressing the Wall Street Journal’s chief … Read more

Travel rewards are often more lucrative than cashback. Answer this 5-question quiz to see if the Travel Rewards Card is right for you

Is a Travel Rewards Credit Card the Right Choice for You? Getty Images With more than 6 in 10 US adults likely to take at least one vacation this summer, according to a new study from Bankrate, you might be wondering if it’s time to apply for a credit card with travel privileges. But just … Read more

What is the stock market doing today? Tech stocks lag while bond yields rise.

font size Shares rebounded in early afternoon trade on Monday after bond yields hit fresh highs. Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images Stocks were rebounding on Monday from earlier losses that came along with bond yields hitting new highs. In the afternoon trading, Dow Jones Industrial Average Gained 74 points, or 0.2%. The Standard & Poor’s … Read more

Dozens of stocks in the Standard & Poor’s 500 index experienced their worst quarter ever, as technology shares plunged in value by nearly $2 trillion.

The stock sale at the start of 2022 led to the worst quarter in history for dozens of S&P 500 stocks, as investors punished pandemic darlings and high-value tech companies, and knocked out nearly $2 trillion from market capitalization. Tech companies received the brunt of the first-quarter sell-off that was felt all over Wall Street, … Read more

Q&A with Mary Meeker: How the tech guru sees the world right now

Mary Maker Michael Kovac/Getty Images/Vanity Fair font size Mary Maker has had an amazingly fruitful career as an Internet pioneer. As a technical analyst at Morgan Stanley in the 1990s, she became the most influential analyst in the sector, Amazon.com And Microsoft And apple And and Dale. In 2010, Meeker relinquished that job to become … Read more

Q&A with Mary Meeker: How the tech guru sees the world right now

Mary Maker Michael Kovac/Getty Images/Vanity Fair font size Mary Maker has had an amazingly fruitful career as an Internet pioneer. As a technical analyst at Morgan Stanley in the 1990s, she became the most influential analyst in the sector, Amazon.com And Microsoft And apple And and Dale. In 2010, Meeker relinquished that job to become … Read more