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Get ready for one major impact of inflation that won’t hit until next year
When it comes to healthcare spending, ‘consumers can only really choose between paying up or walking away,’ one analyst told MarketWatch. Read More
Kanye West agrees to buy Parler. Here’s everything you need to know about the controversial social media platform.
Ye was recently banned from Facebook and Twitter for violating the platforms’ policies Read More
Greenland ice sheet faces a double climate change threat — which is bad news for New York and San Francisco
A new study shows that warmer air and warmer water are combining to melt a vital Greenland ice sheet, which could harm ocean life and coastal hotspots. Read More
Halloween spending expected to increase by $500 million as candy prices soar at the highest rate on record
Total Halloween spending is expected to reach $10.6 billion this year, a record amount, according to the National Retail Federation. Read More
COVID-era ‘baby boom’ marks the first major reversal in declining fertility rates since 2007
The increase in fertility rates among U.S.-born mothers was most pronounced for women under 25, new research says. Read More
During this volatile stock market, is it better to buy individual stocks — or invest in an ETF? Experts weigh in.
Some liken ETFs to surgical instruments, others say they’re the junk food of investing. Read More
‘We have no children’: My attorney says avoid probate. Should I put my $850K estate in a trust, and split it between family and charity?
‘Is probate court really that bad? After all, we will be deceased!’ Read More
Here are 10 cars you can lease right now for under $300 a month
These and the other leases available from now through Oct. 31 prove car shoppers don’t have to throw money away to score a savvy lease on a great vehicle. Read More