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Why Closing Unused Credit Cards Can Be a Score Killer 

Why Closing Unused Credit Cards Can Be a Score Killer 

It's important to cancel credit cards carefully because doing so might lower your credit score. Verify the reasons, consider your alternatives, do your math, and select the appropriate option to cancel.

Apr 08, 2024 09:38 AM EDT


Ripple Boss Foresees Crypto Market Explosion to $5 Trillion

Ripple Boss Foresees Crypto Market Explosion to $5 Trillion

According to the CEO of blockchain firm Ripple, the total market capitalization of cryptocurrencies will surpass $5 trillion this year.

Apr 08, 2024 06:42 AM EDT


Solar Eclipse to Spark $6 Billion Boom, Towns Prepare for Rush

Solar Eclipse to Spark $6 Billion Boom, Towns Prepare for Rush

Visitors are enjoying the unique astronomical event, which is beneficial for nearby companies that are directly in the line of the eclipse.

Apr 08, 2024 05:13 AM EDT


Supercharge Your Savings! Earn Up to $$$ with a 6% Savings Account

Supercharge Your Savings! Earn Up to $$$ with a 6% Savings Account

If you have credit card debt or are borrowing money in any other way, you may find it difficult to cope with the exorbitant interest rates of today. On the other hand, the current high interest rate environment benefits you if your goal is to save money since it allows you to earn a higher return on your idle capital. And one very attractive option to do it is with a high-yield savings account.

Apr 06, 2024 09:40 AM EDT


Fry Attachment Rate Stays High, Signaling Consumer Confidence 

Fry Attachment Rate Stays High, Signaling Consumer Confidence 

Taking a broader view, the so-called fry attachment rate's strength supports economic data by demonstrating that regular Americans are still prepared to spend money on little pleasures.

Apr 06, 2024 08:32 AM EDT


Unemployment Tumbles as US Adds Tons of Jobs, Is a Recession Off the Table?

Unemployment Tumbles as US Adds Tons of Jobs, Is a Recession Off the Table?

Employers in the United States created a staggering 303,000 new jobs in March, a further indication that the economy is resilient enough to fend off inflation and avoid a recession due to rising interest rates.

Apr 06, 2024 06:31 AM EDT


Exxon

Old Economy Giants Outshine Big Tech, Experts Say

In a world where tech giants have long dominated the headlines and investment portfolios, a bold new prediction is making waves. As we edge closer to 2024, one strategist is turning heads with the claim that it's time for 'Big Tech' to scoot over and make room for the resurgence of 'old economy' sectors like industrial and energy.

Apr 05, 2024 03:08 PM EDT


Costco

Golden Rush: Shoppers Add $2,000 Bars to Their Grocery Lists

Ever thought about picking up a loaf of bread, a rotisserie chicken, and, oh, maybe a gold bar or two on your next Costco run? It seems like an increasing number of Americans are doing just that. In a fascinating twist to the shopping experience, Costco members can now add gold bars-yes, actual gold-to their carts, both in-store and online. And guess what? They're flying off the shelves faster than the latest viral snack.

Apr 05, 2024 02:45 PM EDT


Taylor

YOLO Economy: Travel and Fun Trump Savings Despite Soaring Credit Card Debt

In an era where the phrase "You Only Live Once" (YOLO) has evolved from a catchy Drake lyric to a full-blown lifestyle mantra, Americans, particularly the younger crowd, are boldly prioritizing experiences over savings.

Apr 05, 2024 02:11 PM EDT


Walmart Shoppers Rejoice! Check Your Receipts - You Might Be Owed Cash

Walmart Shoppers Rejoice! Check Your Receipts - You Might Be Owed Cash

Customers of Walmart who purchased specific weighted goods or bagged fruit have until the end of the month to be eligible for a portion of a settlement of $45 million, which settles claims the store overpaid for those products.

Apr 05, 2024 07:20 AM EDT


Itemize or Take the Standard Tax Deduction? This Guide Maximizes Your Refund! 

Itemize or Take the Standard Tax Deduction? This Guide Maximizes Your Refund! 

Determining whether to itemize or take a standard deduction when filing taxes can be challenging at times.

Apr 05, 2024 02:09 AM EDT


Student Debt

Tick-Tock: Deadline for Student Loan Forgiveness Looms is April 30

In the grand tapestry of adulting, managing student loans often feels like navigating a labyrinth designed by someone with a particularly wicked sense of humor. But here's a beacon of hope: The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) has thrown a lifeline to borrowers. The catch? You've got to act fast-by April 30, to be precise.

Apr 04, 2024 02:11 PM EDT


Experts Reveal Strategies to Conquer Back Taxes and Save Money

Experts Reveal Strategies to Conquer Back Taxes and Save Money

Once again, tax season is among us, and the time for filing your federal tax forms is drawing near. Paying your tax payment and any back taxes you may owe is another requirement of this

Apr 04, 2024 09:07 AM EDT


Tesla Sales Slump as More Affordable Options Hit the Road (Is Now the Time to Buy?)

Tesla Sales Slump as More Affordable Options Hit the Road (Is Now the Time to Buy?)

As global competition in the electric car industry intensified and the company's earlier price reductions failed to draw in additional customers, Tesla's sales dropped precipitously in the most recent quarter.

Apr 04, 2024 07:22 AM EDT


Spring Hope Blooms! More Homes on the Market, Buyer Optimism Up 

Spring Hope Blooms! More Homes on the Market, Buyer Optimism Up 

With more properties on the market and buyers ready to buy now that the winter frost has passed, the spring purchasing season is heating up.

Apr 04, 2024 04:02 AM EDT


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