Randy had an 850 credit score. According to FICO, the most popular scoring model, that’s as good as it gets. Still, a line on his credit report said he could lower his utilization rate, so he promptly paid off the remainder of his car loan with one $6,000 …Read More »
‘We don’t want to work for jerks’: The impact of bad bosses, toxic workplaces and gaslighting on your mental health and here’s how you can consolidate credit card debt can help you pay it off faster.
Hi, MarketWatchers. Don’t miss these top stories. Two-thirds of Americans expect the housing market to crash in the next 3 years, according to one survey Most adults said they feel that the housing market is headed off a cliff, but unemployment remains low and house prices are rising, albeit at …Read More »
New York’s student loan forgiveness program covers 24 monthly payments. Here’s what borrowers need to know
Alexander Spatari | Moment | Getty Images With the fate of the Biden administration’s sweeping student loan forgiveness plan uncertain and headed to the Supreme Court, borrowers in New York state may have another option for relief. The ‘Get On Your Feet’ Loan Forgiveness Program, rolled out in 2015, is …Read More »
If you think the Federal Reserve wouldn’t dare keep interest rates high and risk throwing the U.S. economy into recession, Keith McCullough would like to have a chat with you. He’s convinced that 2023 will bring a U.S. corporate profit recession and a credit crunch as businesses struggle to obtain …Read More »
Save more, spend less and pay off debt are popular New Year’s resolutions — and perhaps the ones most likely to fall by the wayside a few weeks into the year when reality sets in and expenses derail plans. But an early-in-the-year setback, like paying your health insurance deductible or …Read More »