A ‘Big Four’ accounting firm is accepting bitcoin payments

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PwC, the accounting firm and consultancy, announced Thursday it is accepting bitcoin payments from its clients. Accounting firms have shown more interest in digital coins than Wall Street banks.  PwC, the consultancy and “Big Four” accounting firm, announced Thursday that it accepted its first payment in bitcoin. The announcement, which was reported first by The […]

Bankrupt Toys R Us’ plan to pay executives multimillion-dollar bonuses ‘defies logic and sense,’ US trustee says

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The Department of Justice trustee assigned to Toys R Us’ bankruptcy case has written a fiercely worded letter criticizing the retailer’s plan to pay executives multimillion-dollar sums. In a statement, Toys R Us defended the motion as “standard practice.”  A final decision will be made in court in December.   Toys R Us’ bankruptcy proceedings […]

A report found that fine-dining restaurants have 132 times as much bacteria as fast-food chains

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A report found that fine-dining chains are harboring 100 times more bacteria than fast-food chains.  While fast food has a bad reputation, there are reasons to believe it’s safer to eat than the food at many fancy restaurants.  Workers have less opportunities to spread bacteria, and corporate oversight cuts down on risks.    President Donald […]