Articles by Lydia O'Neal

Lydia is a reporter on the Political Capital Team from Philadelphia and an Emory University graduate in French and economics. Previously an IBTimes breaking news writer specializing in business, she has written for CNN, Consumer Reports, the Philadelphia Inquirer, and the Allentown Morning Call.


Why So Many Millennials Have Side Hustles

The prevalence of side jobs among younger workers, experts say, likely has more to do with the ease of access that comes with technological innovation than with the student debt crisis.

Food Stamp Funding For Jeff Bezos?

As Whole Foods opens stores in low-income neighborhoods, it's likely gaining access to billions of taxpayer dollars — adding to the sizable bundle of government subsidies that already goes to Amazon.