Andrea Chang is a wealth reporter for the Los Angeles Times. She was previously a Column One editor, the deputy Food editor and an assistant Business editor, and has covered beats including technology and retail. Chang joined the paper in 2007 after graduating from the Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University. She grew up in Cupertino, Calif.
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He started making peppermint castile soap in his Pershing Square tenement in 1948. Here’s the very California story of the man, the cultish product and the progressive company.
July 12, 2023
The elite members-only sex club Snctm said it has issued a ban on its founder, Damon Lawner, for violating its code of conduct. His transgression: naming Hunter Biden as a former member.
June 21, 2023
Damon Lawner founded the exclusive sex club Snctm, then sold it for $1 million. At his naughty new WeHo restaurant, $10,000 gets you a booth with a velvet curtain — and no prying eyes.
June 20, 2023
Fast-food workers make up 11% of all homeless workers in California and 9% in Los Angeles County, according to a report released Tuesday by Economic Roundtable.
May 2, 2023
The recent rains provided a major boost for some small businesses. But for others, it spelled disaster.
March 29, 2023
The Silicon Valley Bank collapse sent some business owners and individual account holders scrambling for safe places to put their money.
March 14, 2023
Cheaper than a bodyguard, more portable than an alarm system, guard dogs costing six figures are in high demand in L.A.’s wealthier precincts.
March 1, 2023
With historic snowfall across the region, resort operators are preparing for an onslaught of visitors while grappling with the logistical complications and safety concerns that come with an extraordinary weather event.
Feb. 24, 2023
Elon Musk’s crackdown on Twitter accounts tracking private jet movements highlights a flaw in the idea that wealth can buy freedom from scrutiny.
Dec. 21, 2022