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

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

Retailers continue to open stores despite recession fears

Retailers continue to open stores despite recession fears

Major mall owners in the US say retailers are still moving forward with plans to open new stores despite growing recession fears and decades-high inflation that is squeezing shoppers’ budgets. Simon Property Group, the country’s largest mall owner, said the business pipeline planned to open on its properties remains solid. The company reported an occupancy … Read more

Best Refund Apps | Family finances

Best Refund Apps |  Family finances

With inflation pushing up the cost of almost everything you buy, refund apps have become even more important to savvy shoppers as a way to stretch their dollar even further no matter where they are shopping. “I like to think of refund apps as the discount you can get when there are no other discounts … Read more