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Gen Z

Women Are Egg Freezing Because "Too Few College-Educated Men," Study Says

Marcia Inhorn, a professor specializing in medical anthropology at Yale University, sheds light on a significant factor influencing this decision: the mating gap. According to Inhorn, the primary reason many women opt for egg freezing is the challenge of finding suitable, college-educated partners. This revelation is changing how we view fertility choices in the modern age.

Apr 01, 2024 10:22 AM EDT


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Gen Z is Ditching Degrees for Trade Skills and Blue-Collar Jobs

According to The Wall Street Journal, today's young workforce is veering off the beaten college path and strapping on tool belts instead. This pivot isn't just about disillusionment with traditional education; it's a strategic move towards trades that are becoming increasingly lucrative and tech-enhanced. Let's hammer down on why Gen Z is becoming the Toolbelt Generation.

Apr 01, 2024 10:13 AM EDT


Gold

Gold's Glittering Rally: Hitting Record Highs Amid Rate Cut Buzz

Gold is not just commanding attention now; it's practically screaming from the rooftops. On Monday, bullion prices soared to another record high, driven by whispers of U.S. interest rate cuts and its timeless allure as a safe haven asset. Let's dive into what's sparking this golden rally.

Apr 01, 2024 10:05 AM EDT


California Fast Food Boom Boosts Wages to $20, Will Your Industry Follow Suit?

California Fast Food Boom Boosts Wages to $20, Will Your Industry Follow Suit?

The minimum wage in the restaurant business in the United States will reach $20 per hour for the majority of workers in California starting on Monday. However, the pay increase is igniting a heated discussion, with labor groups praising the advantages of higher salaries while some restaurant owners fear job losses and increased client pricing.

Apr 01, 2024 08:15 AM EDT


Is Deflation Coming? How to Prepare Your Finances Now

Is Deflation Coming? How to Prepare Your Finances Now

Although the rate of increase in average prices may have slowed down, it is still much higher than it was three years ago. Most of them are still going upward.

Apr 01, 2024 07:36 AM EDT


April Fool’s Day Money Jokes and Pranks For a Good Laugh

April Fool’s Day Money Jokes and Pranks For a Good Laugh

April Fool's Day, celebrated annually on the first day of April, is a time-honored tradition filled with laughter, pranks, and good-natured mischief.

Apr 01, 2024 06:58 AM EDT


Expert Hacks to Build Your Emergency Savings Fund - Fast! 

Expert Hacks to Build Your Emergency Savings Fund - Fast! 

After the spike in inflation and ensuing campaign of interest rate rises, economists are now more optimistic about a "soft landing" for the economy rather than the feared catastrophe.

Mar 30, 2024 05:10 AM EDT


Rising Debt Levels Lead to More Loan Rejections 

Rising Debt Levels Lead to More Loan Rejections 

In the last two years, half of Americans who asked for loans had their applications denied, citing a recent poll by personal finance website Bankrate.com.

Mar 30, 2024 03:30 AM EDT


Why Chasing Credit Card Points Might Be a Money Loser 

Why Chasing Credit Card Points Might Be a Money Loser 

When you use your credit card rewards, everyone feels like they're receiving something for free, but a recent study suggests that you could be paying more for those "freebies" than you think.

Mar 30, 2024 01:20 AM EDT


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New Job? Here's How to Master the Art of Career Transition

If you thought the Great Resignation was a spectacle, buckle up for 2024. According to a Monster survey, a staggering 95% of Americans are eyeing the exit sign, ready to jump ship to new job opportunities. It's not just a wave; it's a tsunami of career transitions. But how do you ride this wave without wiping out? Here's your strategic playbook for navigating the 2024 job switch extravaganza.

Mar 29, 2024 04:28 PM EDT


Elon Musk

Tesla's Stock Plummets as Wall Street Bites Nails Over Upcoming Delivery Numbers

As Tesla gears up to unveil its first-quarter delivery numbers, Wall Street's mood swings between apprehension and the kind of nail-biting usually reserved for horror movie finales. With shares taking a nosedive by 29% in the first quarter-the stock's gloomiest performance since the twilight days of 2022-it's clear that Tesla is navigating through some choppy waters.

Mar 29, 2024 04:21 PM EDT


BlackRock

BlackRock Prefers Bitcoin Over Other Cryptocurrency, CEO says

In the ever-evolving world of cryptocurrencies, everyone from casual traders to institutional investors is trying to decode which digital asset will reign supreme. Enter BlackRock, the world's largest asset manager, with a clear message: Bitcoin is king, and here's why.

Mar 29, 2024 02:06 PM EDT


High-Yield Savings Accounts Pay You More for Your Money

High-Yield Savings Accounts Pay You More for Your Money

Start with your savings if you want to change the way you handle money. There are easy methods to boost your finances quickly, such as creating a high-yield savings account (HYSA).

Mar 29, 2024 04:30 AM EDT


The Surprising Truth About Zero Credit Card Balances and Your Score

The Surprising Truth About Zero Credit Card Balances and Your Score

An excessive number of financial customers lack knowledge about their credit ratings, which might have unfavorable consequences.

Mar 29, 2024 01:40 AM EDT


Gen Z

Gen Z's Verdict: $74,000 Annually Falls Short of Middle-Class Income

Gone are the days when a $74,000 salary was the golden ticket to a comfortable middle-class existence-at least, that's what Gen Z is saying. With a penchant for shaking up norms, this generation views the traditional benchmarks of financial stability quite differently from their predecessors.

Mar 28, 2024 02:22 PM EDT


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