Americans are suffering from financial exhaustion

Americans are suffering from financial exhaustion

A recession is a very real possibility. As the Federal Reserve aggressively raises rates to fight persistent inflation, this tough stance may come at a price. Already, plunging stock markets have wiped out more than $9 trillion in US household wealth. Fed Chairman Jerome Powell also warned that the central bank’s upcoming moves to tackle … Read more

How to Make the Most of Amazon’s “Prime Day” and Target’s “Deal Days”

How to Make the Most of Amazon’s “Prime Day” and Target’s “Deal Days”

Holiday shoppers are getting a head start on the season, and a few big retailers are leading the way. Amazon recently announced a two-day “Prime Early Access sale” starting October 11, and Target is hosting its own “Deal Days” starting October 6. “It’s just an arms race,” said Jeffrey Galak, a Carnegie Mellon associate professor … Read more