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.

Recent Articles By The Author

What Is Shorting a Stock? Definition, Risks and Examples

What Is Shorting a Stock? Definition, Risks and Examples

Short-selling a stock is how some investors try to take advantage of a declining company stock price. But it's risky, to say the least. Here's what you need to know.

Bitcoin History: Timeline, Origins and Founder

Bitcoin History: Timeline, Origins and Founder

Bitcoin has had a tumultuous history, to say the least. Here is the timeline of Bitcoin's development and its many ups and downs.

What Is Warren Buffett's Net Worth?

What Is Warren Buffett's Net Worth?

The legendary investor currently has a net worth of nearly $86 billion. Here's the story of how the savvy businessman was able to get there, and what he has done with his money.

Best Back-to-School Sales 2018: Clothing, Supplies and More

Best Back-to-School Sales 2018: Clothing, Supplies and More

The school year is almost here! From clothes to school supplies to electronics, here is where you can get some of the best deals out there for back to school items.

Aretha Franklin's 5 Most Impressive Career Achievements

Aretha Franklin's 5 Most Impressive Career Achievements

Aretha Franklin was a powerhouse vocalist, a Civil Rights icon, and one of the most successful female recording artists in music history. These are just a few of the biggest career highlights for an imitable legend.

What Is Cryptocurrency? Everything You Need to Know

What Is Cryptocurrency? Everything You Need to Know

Cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin aren't actual physical coins, but they've become a financial phenomenon in their own right. Here is your comprehensive guide for understanding cryptocurrency.

How to Become a Physician Assistant: What to Know

How to Become a Physician Assistant: What to Know

To become a physician assistant, you'll need a master's degree, hours of clinical rotations, certification and a license. Here's what you need to know about getting all of these.

Best Bitcoin Wallet 2018: Software, Hardware and Mobile

Best Bitcoin Wallet 2018: Software, Hardware and Mobile

A secure bitcoin wallet is crucial to keeping your bitcoins safe. Here are some of the most respected ones.

What Is Depreciation? Definition, Formulas and Types

What Is Depreciation? Definition, Formulas and Types

Accounting for depreciation can be a helpful accounting trick when businesses make a major purchase. Here's what you should know.

What Is a Deductible?

What Is a Deductible?

Your deductible tells you what you're paying out of pocket before your insurance pays. Here's what you need to know about the different types of deductibles.