Personal Finance

‘It’s just an arms race.’ How to make the most of Amazon’s next ‘Prime Day’ sale and Target’s ‘Deal Days’

Holiday shoppers are getting a head start on the season, and a few big-name retailers are paving the way. Amazon…

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Here’s why pumpkin spice lattes are so popular: It’s ‘very simple economics,’ say the experts

Mphillips007 | E+ | Getty Images The pumpkin spice latte is back — and the popular and meme-ified seasonal drink…

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As 30-year mortgage rates hit 6.7%, homebuyers are facing ‘payment shock.’ Here are ways to save

Noel Hendrickson/Getty Images Even with signs that the housing market is cooling, homebuyers are still feeling the sting of elevated…

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Benchmark bond yields are ‘bad news’ for investors as the Fed hikes rates by 0.75%. What it means for your portfolio

Morsa Images | E+ | Getty Images As investors digest another 0.75 percentage point interest rate hike by the Federal…

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Here’s how persistent high inflation may affect your tax bracket next year

Jamie Grill | Getty Images As Americans grapple with soaring prices, experts say it’s likely we’ll see higher-than-usual inflation adjustments…

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As Social Security disability application wait times hit record high, experts say it’s a sign the agency needs more funding

A Social Security Administration office in San Francisco. Getty Images The Social Security Administration’s average wait time for an initial…

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Inflation is still rising, but it’s less likely to hurt some retirees — here’s why

Sollina Images | Tetra Images | Getty Images Despite falling gas prices, inflation was higher than expected in August, curbing…

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You may owe taxes for federal student loan forgiveness if you live in one of these states

Marko Geber | DigitalVision | Getty Images If you’re one of the millions of Americans expecting student loan forgiveness, you…

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64% of consumers are worried about ‘shrinkflation.’ What it is and how to watch for it while shopping

A customer shops in a Kroger grocery store on July 15, 2022 in Houston. Brandon Bell | Getty Images Many…

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Private pensions: what you need to know

Are you thinking about your financial situation after your retirement? Do you think you will have enough money to support…

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