Steve Fiorillo

Steve Fiorillo is a writer for TheStreet. He graduated with a B.F.A. in Dramatic Writing from New York University's Tisch School of the Arts, and in his career has covered finance, law, sports, and technology.

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Bill Gates' House: A Look at Xanadu 2.0

Bill Gates' House: A Look at Xanadu 2.0

Being a billionaire for three decades can, as it turns out, afford you a pretty nice house. What are the standout parts of Bill Gates's Xanadu 2.0?

Hurricane Categories: What Is the Saffir-Simpson Scale?

Hurricane Categories: What Is the Saffir-Simpson Scale?

All hurricanes, from Category 1 to Category 5, can cause extraordinary damage to homes, streets and even entire towns.

What Is Bankruptcy? Different Types and Why People File

What Is Bankruptcy? Different Types and Why People File

The debts and income an individual or company has will determine what type of bankruptcy they are eligible to file for. Here's what you need to know.

What Was the Subprime Mortgage Crisis and How Did it Happen?

What Was the Subprime Mortgage Crisis and How Did it Happen?

The subprime mortgage crisis occurred when the real estate market collapsed and homeowners defaulted on their loans. How did the market get to that point?

How to Invest Money - Even If You Don't Have Money Right Now

How to Invest Money - Even If You Don't Have Money Right Now

Investing your money can seem impossible when you just don't have that much money. But if you still want to try, you have affordable options.

What Time Does the Stock Market Open and Close Globally?

What Time Does the Stock Market Open and Close Globally?

The standard market hours in the U.S. tend to be from 9:30-4:00. But are you still able to trade outside of those hours, and are they different from global market hours?

What Is Inflation in Economics? Definition, Causes & Examples

What Is Inflation in Economics? Definition, Causes & Examples

Inflation is the rate at which the prices of goods and services rise. Why do those prices rise, what are the effects, and what happens if they rise too much?

What Is Maria Sharapova's Net Worth?

What Is Maria Sharapova's Net Worth?

Tennis great Maria Sharapova has been estimated to possibly be worth as much as $195 million. How did she accrue her wealth and how many Grand Slam titles has she won?

2018 U.S. Open Prize Money & Historic Tennis Title Winners

2018 U.S. Open Prize Money & Historic Tennis Title Winners

Singles' winners at this year's U.S. Open will take home $3.8 million of the $53 million in prize money to be awarded. How does the rest of that get divided, and what have the all-time greats won for their titles?

Terpenes: Effects, Examples and Products

Terpenes: Effects, Examples and Products

Cannabis is more than just CBD and THC. Terpenes give marijuana flavor, and potentially some medical benefits, as well.