Can Social Media Make You Poorer?

Here are three of the week's top pieces of financial advice, gathered from around the web: Social media can make you poorerSites like Facebook and Instagram are sending young people's "bank balances and moods plummeting," said Catey Hill at Moneyish​. More than 50 percent of millennials admit to spending "money on something they hadn't planned to" because of social media, according to a new survey by Allianz Life, compared with 28 percent of Gen Xers and only 7 percent of baby boomers.

Topics:  social   facebook   instagram   catey hill   moneyish    allianz life   gen xers   alix langone   time   german   microsoft   hotmail   yahoo   clare trapasso   realtor   san francisco   u.s    ubs   amsterdam   hong kong   vancouver   new york city   chicago   poorer   percent   people   prices   online   home   default   address   reports   study   international   shoppers   feel   financial   users   behavior   bank   lives   site   credit   millennials   global   young   compared   
  • Social media — should it be a threat to leaders in Africa?
    Social media is often seen as a way of empowering the public, but research on Africa shows it can also help entrench the status quo, write Maggie Dwyer and Thomas Molony ...
    08/16/2019 - 8:26 pm | View Link
  • Social media rivalry led to killing of 9-year-old girl
    (CNN) - A social media rivalry between two Dallas men escalated into a shooting that left a 9-year-old girl dead days before school started, police said. East Dallas resident Brandoniya Bennet was ...
    08/16/2019 - 7:19 pm | View Link
  • Two Dallas rappers' social media rivalry led to the fatal shooting of girl, 9, police say
    (CNN)A social media rivalry between two Dallas rappers escalated into a shooting that left a 9-year-old girl dead days before school started, police said. East Dallas resident Brandoniya Bennet was ...
    08/16/2019 - 6:34 pm | View Link
  • Tom Purcell: Social media? More like anti-social media
    “Ah, yes, you speak of a recent Pew Research Center survey that found that 46% of adult social media users say they feel ‘worn out by political posts and discussions they see on social media’ — a ...
    08/16/2019 - 6:01 pm | View Link
  • Police Investigating After Social Media Threat Made Against Md. Walmart
    SALISBURY, Md. (WJZ) — Police in Salisbury are investigating after a threat made on social media referenced a shooting at a Walmart store. “We are fully aware of the social media post which ...
    08/16/2019 - 4:40 pm | View Link
  • More
  • Social Media | Definition of Social Media by Merriam-Webster
    Social media definition is - forms of electronic communication (such as websites for social networking and microblogging) through which users create online communities to share information, ideas, personal messages, and other content (such as videos).
    08/12/2019 - 8:35 pm | View Website
  • What is social media?
    Social media connects us together, like now, we're in a conversation, we can express out thoughts and share our feelings and tell the world what we want them to know, and social media is one of the best ways in doing that. I think social media is definitely changing our world every second, pictures are being posted all the time around the world.
    08/12/2019 - 1:47 pm | View Website
  • What Is Social Media?
    Social media is a phrase that we throw around a lot these days, often to describe what we post on sites and apps like Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat and others. So you can infer that social media are web-based sites that allow people to interact with each other.
    08/12/2019 - 12:00 pm | View Website
  • What Is Social Media and Why Is It Important?
    Social media refers to websites and applications that are designed to allow people to share content quickly, efficiently, and in real-time. Many people define social media as apps on their smartphone or tablet, but the truth is, this communication tool started with computers.
    08/12/2019 - 11:17 am | View Website
  • Social Media
    Expected trends for social media in 2018: -Scrutiny around data security and privacy practices across social media apps, particularly Facebook. -Public pressure for improved transparency from ...
    08/12/2019 - 6:30 am | View Website
  • More
Welcome to Wopular!

Welcome to Wopular

Wopular is an online newspaper rack, giving you a summary view of the top headlines from the top news sites.

Senh Duong (Founder)
Wopular, MWB, RottenTomatoes

Subscribe to Wopular's RSS Fan Wopular on Facebook Follow Wopular on Twitter Follow Wopular on Google Plus

MoviesWithButter : Our Sister Site

More Technology News