What if you fail to ‘over budget’ inflation? | Smart Change: Personal Finance

What if you fail to ‘over budget’ inflation?  |  Smart Change: Personal Finance

Laura Mc Mullen Inflation is a nightmare for many Americans who are already stretching their dollars to cover basic needs. What happens when those dollars lose value? Their choice is probably not about whether to cut streaming services or opt for branded groceries. Instead, they may have to choose between buying enough food and paying … Read more

Should you buy now, pay later for back to school? | Personal finance

Should you buy now, pay later for back to school?  |  Personal finance

Jackie Veling Inflation has been hitting family budgets all summer and the latest line item to take a hit is school supplies. According to the National Retail Federation, which released its annual back-to-school survey in July 2022, shoppers felt the pressure, cutting spending in other categories and working longer hours to cover school supplies. They’re … Read more

$ 6 Billion in Student Aid Scammed Signals of Change Coming | Personal finance

$ 6 Billion in Student Aid Scammed Signals of Change Coming |  Personal finance

Anna Helhoski More than 200,000 federal student loan borrowers who have been misled from their schools are in line for $ 6 billion in debt relief following a preliminary court-approved settlement on August 4. It is a huge deal and a huge win for borrowers. But these discharges are just the latest in a series … Read more

$ 6 Billion in Student Aid Scammed Signals of Change Coming | Personal finance

$ 6 Billion in Student Aid Scammed Signals of Change Coming |  Personal finance

Anna Helhoski More than 200,000 federal student loan borrowers who have been misled from their schools are in line for $ 6 billion in debt relief following a preliminary court-approved settlement on August 4. It is a huge deal and a huge win for borrowers. But these discharges are just the latest in a series … Read more

5 ways to feel richer (even if you aren’t) | Personal finance

5 ways to feel richer (even if you aren’t) |  Personal finance

Kimberly Palmer The investment information provided on this page is for educational purposes only. NerdWallet does not offer advisory or brokerage services, nor does it recommend or advise investors to buy or sell particular stocks, securities or other investments. In a way, feeling “rich” depends less on how many zeros you have in your bank … Read more

Should you buy now, pay later for back to school? | Personal finance

Should you buy now, pay later for back to school?  |  Personal finance

Jackie Veling Inflation has been hitting family budgets all summer and the latest line item to take a hit is school supplies. According to the National Retail Federation, which released its annual back-to-school survey in July 2022, shoppers felt the pressure, cutting spending in other categories and working longer hours to cover school supplies. They’re … Read more

5 ways to feel richer (even if you aren’t) | Personal finance

5 ways to feel richer (even if you aren’t) |  Personal finance

Kimberly Palmer The investment information provided on this page is for educational purposes only. NerdWallet does not offer advisory or brokerage services, nor does it recommend or advise investors to buy or sell particular stocks, securities or other investments. In a way, feeling “rich” depends less on how many zeros you have in your bank … Read more

Should you buy now, pay later for back to school? | Smart Change: Personal Finance

Should you buy now, pay later for back to school?  |  Smart Change: Personal Finance

Jackie Veling Inflation has been hitting family budgets all summer and the latest line item to take a hit is school supplies. According to the National Retail Federation, which released its annual back-to-school survey in July 2022, shoppers felt the pressure, cutting spending in other categories and working longer hours to cover school supplies. They’re … Read more

Mega Millions: How a Billion Dollar Jackpot Actually Works | Personal finance

Mega Millions: How a Billion Dollar Jackpot Actually Works |  Personal finance

Taryn Phaneuf, NerdWallet The Mega Millions jackpot has risen to approximately $ 1.02 billion ahead of the next draw on Friday 29 July. A billion dollars is not an easy number to understand, and it has only happened twice before in the history of Mega Millions. If you want to have a chance to hit … Read more

Mega Millions: How a Billion Dollar Jackpot Actually Works | Personal finance

Mega Millions: How a Billion Dollar Jackpot Actually Works |  Personal finance

Taryn Phaneuf, NerdWallet The Mega Millions jackpot has risen to approximately $ 1.02 billion ahead of the next draw on Friday 29 July. A billion dollars is not an easy number to understand, and it has only happened twice before in the history of Mega Millions. If you want to have a chance to hit … Read more