Since 1981 the government has defined people spending more than 30% of their income on housing as "cost-burdened," while those spending more than 50% of their income are "severely cost-burdened."
Older adults reported the most incidents and the highest losses of any group when it comes to financial scams, but that doesn’t mean you need to single out your grandparents for a phishing lesson at the next family gathering.
Authors, journalists and filmmakers take what may seem mundane or complicated and bring it to life through engaging storytelling. Each year, I highlight interviews that stuck with me throughout the year.
Stacker analyzed data from Redfin to see which metro areas had the most homes sold over asking price.
The manufacture of "green steel" moved a step closer Friday as Massachusetts-based Boston Metal announced a $120 million investment to help it produce steel that is far less damaging to the climate than traditional steel.
Stacker ranked the 35 colleges with the highest median debt after graduation using Department of Education data.
KOA has been named one of the top 200 franchise businesses for over a decade.
It seeks class-action status and monetary damages for "tens of thousands if not hundreds of thousands" of people.
Homeowners who held off on selling their home in 2022 as the housing market slowed missed out on a windfall and may have to settle for slimmer profits if they opt to sell this year.
Just like the McRib, straws might be a thing of the past at McDonald's.
Tech and media layoffs have gotten the most headlines lately. But combined, the two high-profile industries account for only about 5% of U.S. employment, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.Other industries are also cutting jobs, including the auto industry, manufacturing and financial services. Unemployment is expected to deepen as the Fed slows the economy in...
Nikhil Bhandari, co-head of APAC natural resources and clean energy research at Goldman Sachs, discusses where he sees oil prices heading, China's reopening and his outlook for Russian oil. He speaks on Bloomberg Television.
To explore how location affects the average age of death, MoneyGeek looked at the average life expectancy for 118 major metropolitan areas with 250,000 residents or more using data from County Health Rankings and ranked them in order of longest to shortest life expectancy.
Realtor.com Chief Economist Danielle Hale says there are signs the US housing market may be stabilizing during an interview with Romaine Bostick and Katie Greifeld on "Bloomberg Markets: The Close." Follow Bloomberg for business news & analysis, up-to-the-minute market data, features, pr…
Olive Invest examined historical equities data from S&P Dow Jones, NASDAQ, and others to demonstrate the state of the stock market over the last decade.
Student loan borrowers are facing unprecedented amounts of debt. On top of job uncertainty and high inflation, borrowers are left to figure out how to save for retirement as monthly loan payments take a chunk out of their paychecks. But a new federal law could make saving for retirement while paying student loan debt a...
CNN reports that the United States economy expanded again in the fourth quarter, showing solid growth to end 2022.
Thanks to fierce competition among robo advisor firms, even beginning and small investors can now get top-notch portfolio advice and management at vanishingly low prices — in some cases, for free.
Welcome to NerdWallet’s Smart Money podcast, where we answer your real-world money questions. In this episode we continue our series about managing your money in 2023 with a discussion about managing uncertainty in the new year. Check out this episode on any of these platforms:Apple PodcastsSpotifyOur takeUncertainty — in your personal life, in the economy, in the...
For the better part of 15 years, Google has seemed like an unstoppable force, powered by the strength of its online search engine and digital advertising business. But both now look increasingly vulnerable.
The U.S. economy expanded at a 2.9% annual pace from October through December, ending 2022 with momentum despite the pressure of high interest rates and widespread fears of a looming recession.
The investing 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 investing terms, a “glide path” describes how a mix of investments changes over time. Typically, the mix gets more...
Fireball Cinnamon has been sued over “purposefully misleading packaging,” according to reports.
CoPilot examined data to find out which states are cheapest when it comes to buying used cars.
CoPilot examined data from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, ValuePenguin, and AutoInsurance.org to find out the 10 most dangerous cars in the country.
You walk into a local chain drugstore to buy shampoo and notice that the in-store health clinic is offering flu shots, and there’s no wait. You’re overdue for that vaccination, so you get it — and accept the clinician’s offer of a blood-pressure screening.You’re done just 15 minutes after you walked in, satisfied that you’ve...
The country is increasingly becoming more ethnically and racially diverse—in fact, the White population is projected to lose its majority status by 2045. However, increased population diversity has not carried over into the government workforce at every level, and varies by location. Researc…
The fate of up to $20,000 in student loan cancellation for over 40 million borrowers is now in the hands of the Supreme Court. One group, however, has the most to lose if the court decides against the Biden administration.That group is Black women.“We are told that if you get your education, you can make...
Whether you like to file your tax returns early or wait closer to Tax Day (April 18 this year), there are a few things you need to know about income reporting, new tax credits, and potentially smaller refunds.