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Work at a School or Nonprofit? You Could Erase Student Loans

Work at a School or Nonprofit? You Could Erase Student Loans

FINANCE | By Cora Lewis and Adriana Morga | Jul 7, 2022

More than 145,000 borrowers have had the remainder of their federal student loan debt canceled through a program for people who work for schools, governments or nonprofits.

Millennial Money: Getting Therapy when Cost is a Barrier

Millennial Money: Getting Therapy when Cost is a Barrier

FINANCE | By Sara Rathner | Jun 29, 2022

There are multiple ways to access care at a variety of price points, including telehealth options.

Families Brace for Changes to Pandemic-Era Free School Meals

Families Brace for Changes to Pandemic-Era Free School Meals

FINANCE | By Lisa Rathke | Jun 28, 2022

For families already strained by inflation and the end of other federal help like expanded child tax credits, advocates say cuts to the aid could mean turning more frequently to food banks.

The Latest Bitcoin Developments That Investors Should Know

The Latest Bitcoin Developments That Investors Should Know

FINANCE | Jun 27, 2022

Are you wondering whether Bitcoin has any development? If so, here are the latest Bitcoin developments that investors should know.

Top Reasons to Invest in Ethereum

Top Reasons to Invest in Ethereum

FINANCE | Jun 27, 2022

Ethereum has increasingly attracted investors worldwide. Find out the top reasons to invest in Ethereum.

Can Bitcoin Be Collateral for a Loan?

Can Bitcoin Be Collateral for a Loan?

FINANCE | Jun 27, 2022

Are you wondering whether you can use Bitcoin as collateral for a loan? If so, here's what you should know about backing a loan with Bitcoin-backed.

What's the Impact of a Russian Debt Default?

What's the Impact of a Russian Debt Default?

FINANCE | Jun 27, 2022

Russia calls any default artificial because it has the money to pay its debts but sanctions have frozen its foreign currency reserves held abroad.

A Roof over Their Head: Churches Use Tiny Homes for Homeless

A Roof over Their Head: Churches Use Tiny Homes for Homeless

FINANCE | By Holly Meyer | Jun 27, 2022

Churches across the U.S. are tackling the big question of how to address homelessness in their communities with a small solution: tiny homes.

Gas Prices Sting U.S. Workers who Depend on Their Cars

Gas Prices Sting U.S. Workers who Depend on Their Cars

FINANCE | By Dee-Ann Durbin | Jun 23, 2022

Millions of Americans who rely on their cars for work are changing their habits, signing up for carpools or even ditching their cars for bicycles as gas prices recently hit $5 per gallon

Crypto Investors' Hot Streak Ends as Harsh 'Winter' Descends

Crypto Investors' Hot Streak Ends as Harsh 'Winter' Descends

FINANCE | By Ken Sweet and Fatima Hussein | Jun 21, 2022

As prices plunge, companies collapse and skepticism soars, fortunes and jobs are disappearing overnight, and investors' feverish speculation has been replaced by icy calculation.

AP Interview: Biden Says a Recession is 'Not Inevitable'

AP Interview: Biden Says a Recession is 'Not Inevitable'

FINANCE | By Josh Boak | Jun 17, 2022

President Joe Biden said Thursday the American people are "really, really down" after a tumultuous two years with the coronavirus pandemic, volatility in the economy and now surging gasoline prices.

Biden Signs New Shipping Law he Says Can Cut Consumer Costs

Biden Signs New Shipping Law he Says Can Cut Consumer Costs

FINANCE | By Will Weissert | Jun 17, 2022

President Joe Biden signed legislation Thursday meant to make shipping goods across oceans cheaper — a move the White House says will help lower retailer costs.

Fed's Aggressive Rate Hikes Raise Likelihood of a Recession

Fed's Aggressive Rate Hikes Raise Likelihood of a Recession

FINANCE | By Paul Wiseman | Jun 16, 2022

Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell has pledged to do whatever it takes to curb inflation, now raging at a four-decade high and defying the Fed's efforts so far to tame it.

U.S. Failed to Stop Fraud in COVID Loan Program, Clyburn Says

U.S. Failed to Stop Fraud in COVID Loan Program, Clyburn Says

FINANCE | By Jennifer McDermott and Geoff Mulvihill | Jun 15, 2022

The U.S. failed to take basic steps to prevent fraud in a federal aid program intended to help small businesses through COVID, depleting the funds and making people more vulnerable to identity theft.

Will Money-Back Guarantee Win over Wealthy Donors?

Will Money-Back Guarantee Win over Wealthy Donors?

FINANCE | By Drew Lindsay | Jun 14, 2022

A glossy book is arriving at the homes and offices of America's wealthiest individuals. Inside is a charity pitch that aims to raise as much as $6 billion for nonprofits fighting global poverty.

$5 Gas is Here: AAA Says Nationwide Average Hits New High

$5 Gas is Here: AAA Says Nationwide Average Hits New High

FINANCE | Jun 11, 2022

The nationwide average price for a gallon of gasoline has topped $5 for the first time ever.

Gas Prices Likely Kept U.S. Inflation Painfully High in May

Gas Prices Likely Kept U.S. Inflation Painfully High in May

FINANCE | By Christopher Rugaber | Jun 10, 2022

The costs of gas, food and other necessities likely shot up in May, giving Americans no respite from the worst outbreak of inflation in four decades.

Millennial Money: Curb Inflation with 5 Credit Card Perks

Millennial Money: Curb Inflation with 5 Credit Card Perks

FINANCE | By Melissa Lambarena, NerdWallet | Jun 9, 2022

As prices on goods and services continue to rise because of inflation, scaling back expenses isn't the only way to free up cash to cover essentials.

Savings Incentives: How 401(k)s Get Us to Do the Right Thing

Savings Incentives: How 401(k)s Get Us to Do the Right Thing

FINANCE | By Stan Choe | Jun 8, 2022

More workers are following experts' advice in saving for retirement because 401(k) plans are using a simple human trait to guide us: Our inclination to do nothing.

Amid Crypto Turmoil, Senators Propose Sweeping Oversight

Amid Crypto Turmoil, Senators Propose Sweeping Oversight

FINANCE | By Fatima Hussein | Jun 7, 2022

A bipartisan pair of senators has unveiled what would be the most wide-ranging legislative proposal to regulate cryptocurrencies and other digital assets.

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