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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

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

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

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

Reddit's IPO Launch: A Viral Surge Beyond Memes

If you thought Reddit was just about epic meme wars and deep-dive discussions, think again. The social media giant, known for its vibrant communities and passionate users, has just catapulted into the financial stratosphere with its highly anticipated Initial Public Offering (IPO).

Mar 21, 2024 01:56 PM EDT

Credit Score Danger Zone! Rising Missed Payments Threaten Your Borrowing Power

According to FICO statistics, average credit scores have dropped somewhat to 717 for the first time in ten years. The average score in 2023 was 718.

Mar 21, 2024 11:50 AM EDT

Safe Places to Buy Silver Bars and Coins for Your Investment Portfolio

Since interest rates have been raised in an effort to control inflation, which has been persistent for the most of the past two years, investors and savers have looked into alternate strategies for growing and safeguarding their money.

Mar 21, 2024 06:12 AM EDT

Promoted Without a Paycheck? The Rise of the "Dry Promotion" and What to Do About It

A "dry promotion," often called a "no-raise promotion," occurs when an employee receives an improved title and more duties without receiving a pay increase.

Mar 21, 2024 10:53 AM EDT

Why You Should Become a Sneakerhead

Ever wonder what it's like to not just admire from afar but dive deep into the world of sneakers? Well, buckle up because we're about to lace you into the vibrant, addictive world of sneakerheads.

Mar 20, 2024 03:36 PM EDT

Hit the Jackpot? Here's Why You Should Stay Silent (and What to Do Next)

With the Mega Millions jackpot climbing following a weekend without a win, lotto fever is once again on the rise.

Mar 20, 2024 07:50 AM EDT

Strategies to Reduce Swipe Charges All Year Round

If customers used credit cards to purchase gifts on Valentine's Day, they probably had to pay high fees.

Mar 20, 2024 07:10 AM EDT

Check Your Mailbox! Relief for Consumers Scammed by Fake Health Insurance

Refunds are being sent by the Federal Trade Commission to customers it claims purchased fraudulent health plans that Benefytt Technologies misrepresented as Obamacare plans or comprehensive health insurance.

Mar 20, 2024 06:02 AM EDT

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