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A Single Woman's Guide to Retirement

Let's be real for a moment: navigating the world of retirement as a single woman can sometimes feel like you're trying to assemble IKEA furniture without the manual. You know it's doable, but boy, wouldn't some clear instructions (and maybe a helping hand) make a world of difference?

Mar 25, 2024 02:13 PM EDT


Maximize Your Forgiveness! Key Steps to Take Before the April Student Loan Deadline

Maximize Your Forgiveness! Key Steps to Take Before the April Student Loan Deadline

A crucial deadline has been set by the Biden administration for holders of student loans who want to be forgiven.

Mar 25, 2024 01:10 PM EDT


Tax Headaches Drive Expats to Consider Renouncing U.S. Citizenship

Tax Headaches Drive Expats to Consider Renouncing US Citizenship

With the federal tax deadline drawing near, millions of Americans feel pressured to file their forms.

Mar 25, 2024 12:30 PM EDT


HELOC: Smart Move or Money Trap? Know When to Leverage Your Home Equity

HELOC: Smart Move or Money Trap? Know When to Leverage Your Home Equity

You can have a sizable amount of home equity if you own a house. Using a home equity line of credit (HELOC) is one popular method of accessing it, and it may be a wise choice for a number of reasons.

Mar 25, 2024 11:40 AM EDT


State Farm Cuts Coverage for Thousands: Are You Affected?

State Farm Cuts Coverage for Thousands: Are You Affected?

Nine months after stating it would no longer be issuing new home policies in the state, State Farm announced this week that it will stop providing coverage for 72,000 homes and apartments in California beginning this summer.

Mar 25, 2024 11:10 AM EDT


Freelancer Tax Time Bomb: New Rules Could Trip You Up in 2024. Here's How to Prepare

Freelancer Tax Time Bomb: New Rules Could Trip You Up in 2024. Here's How to Prepare

The tax reporting rules for independent contractors and gig workers who are paid using applications such as Venmo, Zelle, Cash App, or PayPal will be altered for the 2024 tax year.

Mar 25, 2024 10:25 AM EDT


Costume sets from Marie Antoinette is seen onstage during the 79th Annual Academy Awards at the Kodak Theatre

The Rent is Too Damn High? Let Them Eat Cake

As the concentration of global wealth ends up in fewer hands, the rich continue getting richer as the poor continue getting poorer.

Mar 23, 2024 01:37 PM EDT


Will Dynamic Pricing Make Dining Out More Confusing and Expensive? 

Will Dynamic Pricing Make Dining Out More Confusing and Expensive? 

More restaurants are experimenting with "dynamic pricing," which involves altering menu prices in response to demand.

Mar 23, 2024 01:10 PM EDT


Experts Reveal the Easiest Path to Becoming an Investor 

Experts Reveal the Easiest Path to Becoming an Investor 

It might appear like investing is too hard, and this complexity could prevent Americans from taking any action.

Mar 23, 2024 12:37 PM EDT


Trump's Social Media Venture Set to Make Splash on Stock Market, Promising Lucrative Returns

Trump's Social Media Venture Set to Make Splash on Stock Market, Promising Lucrative Returns

The former president, Donald Trump, is returning to the stock market with the potential for significant financial gain.

Mar 23, 2024 12:06 PM EDT


The American Dream on Hold: What It Would Really Take to Make Homes

The American Dream on Hold: What It Would Really Take to Make Homes

The "American dream" of owning a house is under grave danger, and it will require a significant change in the economy for most families to be able to afford it again.

Mar 22, 2024 11:20 AM EDT


Health Insurance

Slash Your Health Insurance Bills: Expert Tips & Tricks

Who doesn't love the thrill of scoring a great deal? Whether it's nabbing those sneakers you've been eyeing at a steal or finding the perfect avocado at half price (yes, I celebrate small victories), saving money feels good.

Mar 22, 2024 10:23 AM EDT


Hidden Fees Alert! Restaurants Charging Up to $100 Just to Hold Your Table

Hidden Fees Alert! Restaurants Charging Up to $100 Just to Hold Your Table

Restaurants are increasingly charging patrons' credit cards even before they enter the building, much less place an order for food or beverages.

Mar 22, 2024 10:09 AM EDT


Record Cocoa Costs May Put a Bite Out of Your Easter Treats

Record Cocoa Costs May Put a Bite Out of Your Easter Treats

With the price of cocoa reaching all-time highs, customers may expect to pay more for chocolate Easter bunnies and eggs.

Mar 22, 2024 07:12 AM EDT


Should You "Just Do It" Elsewhere? Nike's Struggles Could Impact Your Investments

Should You "Just Do It" Elsewhere? Nike's Struggles Could Impact Your Investments

Nike has depended more and more on its recognizable basketball shoes to increase sales, but some analysts and investors are questioning if this is the right move as the sportswear behemoth loses market share to more recent companies.

Mar 22, 2024 03:30 AM EDT


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