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Palmer: Managing money starts with your emotions

June 6, 2022, 7:42am Business

Money can trigger strong emotional reactions, which can lead to not-so-great decisions, like missing payments or overspending. A new wave of books urges people to explore their emotional connections to money in order to make better financial decisions. Read story

When borrowers with high incomes and high credit scores reach a point of taking out personal loans they tend to go big.

Home improvements, medical bills, vacation? Use of personal loans points to different needs of high and low credit score borrowers

When borrowers with high incomes and high credit scores reach a point of taking out personal loans they tend to go big.

June 5, 2022, 5:40am Business

High incomes and high credit scores don’t always go together, but when they do it’s a powerful combination that banks love. Read story

Home prices in Dallas-Fort Worth rose a record 30.7 percent year over year in March, according to the latest report from the S&P CoreLogic Case-Shiller Index.

Is this the end of record home price growth?

Home prices in Dallas-Fort Worth rose a record 30.7 percent year over year in March, according to the latest report from the S&P CoreLogic Case-Shiller Index.

June 5, 2022, 5:34am Business

Rapid home price growth in cities nationwide continued to break records at the start of the year, but economists expect the market could change its tune in the months ahead. Read story

NerdWallet: Should you use a reverse mortgage to pay for long-term care?

June 1, 2022, 7:00am Business

Someone turning 65 has nearly a 7-in-10 chance of needing long-term care in the future, according to the Department of Health and Human Services, and many don’t have the savings to manage the cost of assisted living. But they may have a mortgage-free home — and the equity in it,… Read story

Millennial Money: Don’t let your first car be a $30K mistake

May 31, 2022, 7:34am Business

Buying your first car is already an intimidating experience; in the midst of historic supply shortages, it’s easy to feel overwhelmed. Read story

NerdWallet: This refreshing airline amenity is making a comeback

May 25, 2022, 7:58am Business

For those among us who like a tipple after takeoff, consider this a sign that the world is healing: Many airlines are resuming in-flight meals and alcohol service. Read story

Millennial Money: How to tell when money advice is bad

May 25, 2022, 7:49am Business

There are a lot of people out there who want to tell you what to do with your money. The problem is only some of them know what they’re talking about. Read story

Weston: How to reduce taxes when you sell your home

May 21, 2022, 5:52am Business

If your home’s value has soared, congratulations. If you decide to sell, beware. Read story

In Your Debt: How debt-related stress affects body and mind

May 20, 2022, 8:08am Business

Being in debt feels like you’re always a step behind. It doesn’t help that debt is spoken about as something that’s your fault — too much online shopping, or too many pricey pitchers of mimosas at brunch. Read story

Hiltzik: A lengthy list of Trump’s disastrous business deals — compiled by his newest business partners

May 19, 2022, 7:13am Business

Donald Trump’s business history has been so filled with disastrous ventures that it’s been hard to keep track of them all. Read story