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How much money can you make on Amazon Mechanical Turk?
Mechanical Turk offers workers the freedom to complete menial tasks for small sums of cash. But is the platform really a viable part-time hustle?
The women who win hundreds of sweepstakes per year
Winning online sweepstakes is supposedly an act of pure luck — but some contestants claim to have it down to a science.
How Costco gained a cult following — by breaking every rule of retail
Costco has found immense success by prioritizing the interests of its customers and employees over those of its shareholders.
Introducing The Hustle’s first-ever podcast: My First Million
Get the gritty details on how Silicon Valley's most prolific founders made their first million.
The 70-year-old retiree who became America’s worst counterfeiter
How a mystery man produced thousands of the ugliest counterfeit $1 bills ever made — and eluded federal agents for more than a decade.
The restaurant owner who asked for 1-star Yelp reviews
How one small business owner flipped the online review ecosystem on its head.
The $500m smiley face business
Nearly 50 years ago, one man ‘invented’ the modern smiley face. Then, another man halfway across the world made it into a multimillion-dollar cash cow.
The Manscaped Man: A History
Join us as we explore the fads, features, and frickin’ breakthrough innovations that defined personal grooming through generations.
Want a great deal on a house? Find one where someone was murdered.
A gruesome death in a home can slash the sale price by as much as 25%. But is the discount worth it?
Shark Tank deep dive: A data analysis of all 10 seasons
What does the average Shark Tank deal look like? It depends on what you’re pitching — and who you are.
The professor who beat roulette
How a renowned researcher beat the odds, stumped casino owners around the world, and walked away with a fortune.
The worst team-building exercises in history
Five tales of team-building gone very, very wrong.