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Financial Illiteracy Leaves Americans Vulnerable to Billions in Scams

Financial Illiteracy Leaves Americans Vulnerable to Billions in Scams

Scammers are stealing billions from Americans every year. This surge is fueled by a lack of financial literacy.

Jul 08, 2024 09:29 AM EDT


Will Home Prices Tumble? Market Faces Cooling Signs, Not a Crash

Will Home Prices Tumble? Market Faces Cooling Signs, Not a Crash

Home price chills but no crash! Here are signs of a cooling housing market and why a repeat of 2008 is unlikely.

Jul 07, 2024 10:48 AM EDT


Strategies to Stretch Your Savings in July

How to Stretch Your Savings This July Using 3 Methods

Feeling the summer squeeze? Don't let July drain your savings! Here are some tips for you.

Jul 07, 2024 10:36 AM EDT


Crypto Chaos: Hacks Double in 2024, Can Blockchain Bounce Back?

Crypto Hacking Increased in 2024 to $1.4 B, Can Blockchain Bounce Back?

Double whammy for crypto! Hacking thefts soar while Bitcoin price slumps. Can blockchain bounce back?

Jul 07, 2024 10:15 AM EDT


Will 14% Hike Stop the Bleeding? Florida Grapples with Insurance Crisis

Will 14% Hike Stop the Bleeding? Florida Grapples with Insurance Crisis

Florida homeowners face a perfect storm as rising insurance costs and a shortage of carriers willing to offer coverage threaten the state's housing market. A 14% rate hike by Citizen's Property Insurance Corporation underscores the crisis.

Jul 07, 2024 10:13 AM EDT


Top Tips for Selling Gift Cards Online for the Best Deals

Top Tips for Selling Gift Cards Online for the Best Deals

Millions have unwanted gift cards collecting dust. Don't let yours be one of them! Learn how to sell your gift cards online for cash safely and easily.

Jul 05, 2024 12:04 PM EDT


Son's Vision Soars As SoftBank Stock Hits Record High After Tech Slump

Son's Vision Soars As SoftBank Stock Hits Record High After Tech Slump

SoftBank stock soars to record highs, fueled by a strategic shift towards AI and the successful IPO of chip designer Arm. Founder Masayoshi Son reemerges with a bold vision for the future, but will SoftBank's AI gamble pay off or is this just another boom-and-bust cycle?

Jul 05, 2024 11:56 AM EDT


Mt. Gox Ghost Haunts Bitcoin: Defunct Exchange's Outflows Spook Investors, Drive Crypto Crash

Mt. Gox Ghost Haunts Bitcoin: Defunct Exchange's Outflows Spook Investors, Drive Crypto Crash

Bitcoin is on a downward spiral, hitting a two-month low. This slump is fueled by election jitters and the unexpected return of Mt. Gox, a defunct exchange potentially releasing a large amount of Bitcoin. Will Bitcoin rebound or is this a sign of deeper trouble for the cryptocurrency?

Jul 05, 2024 11:42 AM EDT


Labour Government's Trade Policy Shifts Threaten US, EU, and China Economic Alliances

Labour Government's Trade Policy Shifts Threaten US, EU, and China Economic Alliances

Labour Government's trade policy shifts under Keir Starmer threaten UK's economic alliances with the US, EU, and China.

Jul 04, 2024 10:24 AM EDT


Americans Reflect on Financial Independence Strategies This Fourth of July

Americans Reflect on Financial Independence Strategies This Fourth of July

Forget early retirement! This Fourth of July, many Americans are redefining financial independence. Rising inflation is driving a desire for control over finances, not just quitting work.

Jul 04, 2024 10:09 AM EDT


DC Faces Millions in Fines for Errors in Distributing Food Assistance

DC Faces Millions in Fines for Errors in Distributing Food Assistance

Washington D.C. faces a $4.4 million fine for errors in distributing SNAP benefits. This is the second year in a row with high error rates, leaving families struggling with food insecurity. The overwhelmed D.C. Access System is blamed, but the USDA offers a chance to reinvest the fine for improvements.

Jul 04, 2024 10:01 AM EDT


Financial Concerns Drive Gen Z and Millennials to Opt for Quiet July 4th Vacations

Financial Concerns Drive Gen Z and Millennials to Opt for Quiet July 4th Vacations

Gen Z and Millennials are opting for "quiet vacations" this Fourth of July. Soaring travel costs and pressure to be "always on" are driving this trend. But is quiet vacationing a symptom of a broken PTO culture?

Jul 04, 2024 09:55 AM EDT


Romance Scams Cost Consumers $1.14 Billion: Protecting the Elderly and Vulnerable

Romance Scams Cost Consumers $1.14 Billion: Protecting the Elderly and Vulnerable

Lonely hearts beware! Romance scams are targeting the elderly, causing heartbreak and financial loss.

Jul 04, 2024 09:18 AM EDT


Synapse Fintech Scandal Sparks Trust Crisis, Jeopardizing Digital Banking Revolution

Synapse Fintech Scandal Sparks Trust Crisis, Jeopardizing Digital Banking Revolution

The collapse of Synapse, a fintech middleman, has frozen millions in customer accounts and shaken trust in digital banking. Consumers are unsure about FDIC insurance coverage and the safety of these platforms. The future of digital banking is uncertain as regulators may increase scrutiny and consumers become wary.

Jul 03, 2024 02:23 PM EDT


Car Dealerships Face Hidden Costs and Long-Term Struggles After CDK Cyberattack

Car Dealerships Face Hidden Costs and Long-Term Struggles After CDK Cyberattack

Weeks after a cyberattack on a key software provider, small car dealerships are still struggling. The attack disrupted sales, service, and customer management systems, leading to lost sales, delays, and potential data breaches. The road to recovery will be long, with dealerships needing to invest in cybersecurity and regain customer trust.

Jul 03, 2024 11:48 AM EDT


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