The much-anticipated Amazon Prime Day is almost here and shoppers are gearing up to score some major deals. The 36-hour mega-sale will start on Monday, July 16 at 3 p.m., and will feature over 1 million items for sale, according to Amazon. Last year’s Prime Day sales surpassed Black Friday and Cyber
If you’re splurging on an international summer vacation, that money can go very quickly so here are 3 things you need to do before your trip that’ll save you big.
In the second half of his Confessions interview, Stephen Jo of Make & Model Inc, explains the different ways dealerships can make a profit and what consumers can do to guarantee the best deal.
Dealing with debt is nerve-racking, but debt when you’re approaching retirement can be downright scary. The conventional wisdom is that you should try to retire debt-free, but fewer and fewer people are actually doing that.
“You can do your taxes on a form the size of a postcard,” Speaker Paul Ryan said. Rep. Kevin Brady of Texas boasted the same thing, as did Rep. Steve Scalise of Louisiana. It was the great promise of last year’s major tax overhaul: simplifying tax forms so much that taxpayers will be able to file their
Actor and comedian Michael Torpey tells Yahoo Finance about his new game show and shares how the student debt crisis hits home for his own family.
Six figures deep in student debt for law school, Ravi Kantha’s nerves got the best of him every time he thought about having to face his financial situation after graduation. The gravity of the debt didn’t really sink in until it was time to get out there and look for a job,” Kantha told Yahoo Finance
Next week, one of you will get the $500 cash prize. With 45 million student loan borrowers in the US, the student loan debt is a huge burden for many. Yahoo Finance reporter Jeanie Ahn teamed up with HuffPost reporters Casey Bond and Michael Hobbes, and Journey to Launch podcast host Jamilla Souffrant
If a business has debt and doesn’t pay, a debt collection agency will be on the hunt to track the money down. As CEO of The Kaplan Group, a commercial collections agency that deals with business debt, his company has collected tens of millions of dollars to return to their clients. If Kaplan sounds
Student loan debt is an escalating problem with no immediate solution in site. With 45 million borrowers owing a collective $1.5 trillion in student loans, tackling such a task may seem impossible. Hobbes, who has reported extensively on millennial issues, says it’s important to think of how unprecedented
Money affects different groups of people in different ways. TD Ameritrade surveyed how the LGBTQ or Queer community uses money differently than the straight community does. One significant finding: there is a gap in the level of confidence between these groups.
When you’re falling behind on payments and struggling to pay off multiple balances on high-interest credit cards, it’s good to explore what your options are and debt consolidation might be one of them. “I would first investigate all other avenues, including meeting with a chapter of Consumer Credit
Even for those with health insurance, a visit to the hospital can be financially devastating. According to a 2016 report by Kaiser Family Foundation, one in five insured working-age Americans reported having problems paying medical bills in the previous year.
If you’re recently engaged and planning a wedding, congratulations! But after the excitement has worn off, the reality of wedding planning and the exorbitant costs of every detail are quick to bring future brides and grooms back to reality. “The wedding industry has turned into this big giant beast,
Credit card debt affects millions of Americans. If you have debt, should you avoid using a credit card altogether? “Obviously, if all of your debt is credit card [debt], then you’re just going to be digging yourself into a bigger hole that would be hard to get out of.
MOSCOW (AP) — Russians are protesting government plans to hike the retirement age, in a rare challenge to President Vladimir Putin's leadership.
At first glance, India seems an unlikely place to look for breakthrough innovations in health care delivery. After all, India’s performance on many health metrics has been abysmal. Per capita spending on health in 2014 was just $75. Physician density is less than one-third that of the United States and
As illegal drug use continues to grow in China, police there have turned to a new weapon to combat the problem—analyzing sewage water to find traces of substances like methamphetamine (meth) and ketamine. While some countries such as Belgium and the Netherlands have been using the technique for research
Russell Brand and Paula Patton have signed on for “Four Kids and It,” and will star alongside the previously cast Matthew Goode (“The Crown”) in the family adventure movie. Michael Caine is already on board to voice the It of the title. The movie is an adaptation of Jacqueline Wilson’s children’s book
India is getting serious about embracing innovation. And the spurt in the number of patents issued in the country reflects that trend. In 2017, up to 13,045 patents were granted in India—twice as many as in 2015—according a written submission to parliament by CR Chaudhary, minister of state in the ministry