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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


Post-Pandemic Optimism Leads to Decline in Estate Planning

Post-Pandemic Optimism Leads to Decline in Estate Planning

According to a recent poll, less people are drafting wills, which shows that as the epidemic wanes, Americans are becoming less concerned about their death.

Apr 04, 2024 03:26 AM EDT


JetBlue's New Bag Fee Surprise: What You Need to Know 

JetBlue's New Bag Fee Surprise: What You Need to Know 

JetBlue is increasing the cost of checking bags during busy travel times by using surge pricing for bag checks, comparable to what Uber does.

Apr 04, 2024 02:37 AM EDT


Generational Gap in Wallets: Most Feel Financially Worse Off Than Parents, But Hopeful for Kids' Future 

Generational Gap in Wallets: Most Feel Financially Worse Off Than Parents, But Hopeful for Kids' Future 

Furthermore, compared to their older and younger counterparts, many persons in their prime earning years were more likely to report feeling worse off than their parents, according to the poll.

Apr 04, 2024 01:51 AM EDT


A Couple Holding the Keys for a New House

Unlocking Financial Flexibility: Exploring Bank Loan Options for Private Condos in Singapore

In Singapore's vibrant real estate landscape, private condominiums represent a coveted housing choice, offering residents a blend of luxury, convenience, and exclusivity. However, the path to ownership often requires navigating through various bank loan options to secure affordable condo loans. As prospective buyers embark on their homeownership journey, understanding the diverse range of bank loan options tailored for private condos is essential in making well-informed financial decisions.

Apr 04, 2024 01:48 AM EDT


Retirement

Half of Americans Feel Behind on Retirement: What's Next?

With roughly half of U.S. households owning a retirement account, boasting a median balance of around $87,000 according to the U.S. Federal Reserve's Survey of Consumer Finances, the question arises-why are so many of us feeling stuck?

Apr 03, 2024 02:41 PM EDT


College

Why More College Students Dropping Out Right Now

Gone are the days when college was the one-size-fits-all pathway to success. Over the past few years, there's been a noticeable shift in the academic landscape, with more students opting to step away from their collegiate journeys. But what's behind this growing trend of college dropouts? Is it a crisis, or are we witnessing the beginning of a new chapter in how we approach education and career readiness?

Apr 03, 2024 02:30 PM EDT


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