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“Inflation hasn’t peaked yet”: Rents continue to rise, putting potential homebuyers under pressure. This is bad news for the Fed.
In the first half of 2022, rents rose 5.4% nationwide and by double-digit percentages in some major cities, according to Apartment List. Continue reading
This couple only rents out their lake house to “pay as you wish” friends
Instead of renting out a second lake house through Airbnb, this couple created an affordable guest house for friends and family. Read more
5 things you should know about Amazon Prime’s free Grubhub+ membership offer
The Grubhub program, which eliminates delivery fees, typically costs $9.99 per month. Read more
‘She is at risk of outliving her savings’: My 100-year-old mother was tricked into giving her house to my brother. How can I persuade him to support her financially?
“What can she do to ensure her final days are spent peacefully in a dignified home, with the nursing care she is accustomed to?” Continue reading
EV startup Lightyear has a production-ready solar car
The Lightyear 0 runs on both solar and electric power and has a stated range of more than 600 miles between charges. This is how it works. Read more
More for-profit schools are offering buy now, pay later – is this a debt trap?
Buy now, pay later is gaining importance in higher education. Here are some of the problems with funding the school. Continue reading
Hyundai breaks the rules with its curvy, sweeping Ioniq 6 EV
Hyundai unveiled the next step in its push toward an all-electric lineup. The Ioniq 6 doesn’t look like any other Hyundai. That’s refreshing. Continue reading
No more extra cucumbers? Subway’s new menu offerings downplay the ability to customize sandwiches
The chain says its Subway line of sandwiches are “expertly crafted.” But will customers agree that they are only allowed “selected substitutions”? Continue reading
Most essential workers have seen a pay rise during the pandemic – but many still don’t believe they’re getting a fair wage
“Weak wage increases are one of the reasons for the Big Resignation,” said one expert. Continue reading
‘No way’: Missouri attorney general threatens to sue cities that help cover abortion travel abroad
The lawsuit loomed after Kansas City, Mo., passed legislation that could reimburse city employees for travel expenses. Continue reading
https://www.marketwatch.com/story/this-couple-only-rents-their-lake-house-to-pay-as-you-wish-friends-and-rents-continue-to-rise-putting-pressure-on-would-be-homebuyers-thats-bad-news-for-the-fed-11657144755?rss=1&siteid=rss This couple is renting out their lake house just to pay friends, and rents continue to rise, putting pressure on potential homebuyers. This is bad news for the Fed