Liz Weston: Painless, even fun ways to learn about money

Liz Weston: Painless, even fun ways to learn about money

The online landscape is littered with horrific personal finance advice: teens promoting day trading strategies, “influencers” scourging questionable investment schemes, and people with dubious credentials insisting you shouldn’t invest in a 401 (k). Outrageous claims and flashy graphics grab attention, but there’s also a ton of sound and actually fair money content out there – … Read more

What to look for in both

What to look for in both

Select’s editorial team works independently to review financial products and write articles that we believe are useful to our readers. We earn commission from affiliate partners on many offers, but not all offers on Select come from affiliate partners. The terms “financial advisor” and “financial planner” are often used interchangeably in the world of personal … Read more

9 busy people share the best tricks to make the most of your vacation time

9 busy people share the best tricks to make the most of your vacation time

Americans are famous for not taking a break. The average U.S. worker took less than 12 vacation days in 2021, six less than the global average, according to Expedia’s latest vacation deprivation study of 14,500 adults working in 16 countries. However, the vast majority of workers say that going on vacation makes them feel more … Read more

The main indicators of financial independence for women, the survey said

The main indicators of financial independence for women, the survey said

Select’s editorial team works independently to review financial products and write articles that we believe are useful to our readers. We earn commission from affiliate partners on many offers, but not all offers on Select come from affiliate partners. While the idea of ​​financial freedom may mean different things to different people, a recent Bank … Read more

Most adults who don’t work with financial planners feel anxious

Most adults who don’t work with financial planners feel anxious

Select’s editorial team works independently to review financial products and write articles that we believe are useful to our readers. We earn commission from affiliate partners on many offers, but not all offers on Select come from affiliate partners. Navigating your personal finances is something that’s easier said than done, especially when you’re looking to … Read more

The “Stray” cat video game offers some advantages to real cats

The “Stray” cat video game offers some advantages to real cats

NEW YORK (AP) – The virtual cat hero of the sensational new video game “Stray” doesn’t just meander along rusted pipes, jump over unidentified mud and decode clues in a seemingly abandoned city. The bold orange tabby is also helping real-world cats. Thanks to online fundraising platforms, players play “Stray” during live streaming to allow … Read more

The “Stray” cat video game offers some advantages to real cats

The “Stray” cat video game offers some advantages to real cats

NEW YORK (AP) – The virtual cat hero of the sensational new video game “Stray” doesn’t just meander along rusted pipes, jump over unidentified mud and decode clues in a seemingly abandoned city. The bold orange tabby is also helping real-world cats. Thanks to online fundraising platforms, players play “Stray” during live streaming to allow … Read more

3 ways to clean up your finances this spring this season

3 ways to clean up your finances this spring this season

Select’s editorial team works independently to review financial products and write articles that we believe are useful to our readers. We earn commission from affiliate partners on many offers, but not all offers on Select come from affiliate partners. Nothing calls for a better time to get organized than spring cleaning season. Rainy weather is … Read more

Edmunds: 5 easy vehicles on the wallet

Edmunds: 5 easy vehicles on the wallet

New cars are more expensive than ever in today’s economy. Inflation, low inventories and now rising interest rates have all put a strain on prices. Last week, the Fed raised interest rates for the fourth time this year, exacerbating the problems facing car buyers. Yet despite the higher prices, many Americans have an insatiable appetite … Read more

45-year-old “fake retiree” shares the most surprising lessons he learned when trying to retire early

45-year-old “fake retiree” shares the most surprising lessons he learned when trying to retire early

In June 2012, at 34 and after 13 years of working in investment banking, I wanted to leave. So I decided to negotiate a liquidation, retire early and live on passive income through my rental properties, stock dividends and e-book sales. But just a year later, I realized that the life of travel and recreation … Read more