uber minimum wage

The New York City’s Taxi and Limousine Commission approved new rules yesterday that are designed to set a minimum wage of $17.22 an hour for Uber and Lyft drivers. Last August, New York’s City Council also set a cap on new vehicle licenses for ride-hail services. The purpose of these measures is to regulate the […]

Financial goals

How To Achieve Your Financial Goals

Many people dream of what they want to achieve, but few actually set concrete goals in order to be successful. In the world of financial goals, there is nothing more important to keeping you focused on the prize than to have clearly defined, measurable, time-sensitive goals. So what is your financial goal? Perhaps you want […]

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2018 Mortgage Industry Study

This comprehensive mortgage industry study investigates multiple data sources to reveal important mortgage industry trends and statistics. The mortgage industry plays an integral role in the U.S. economy. In 2017, only 21% of people who bought a home paid all-cash for their purchase. Everyone else got a mortgage. Residential property not only provides housing and […]

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The Six Best Citi Credit Cards of 2018

Citibank is the third largest bank in the U.S. As you would expect, it has a wide range of credit card options. These are the best Citibank credit cards of 2018. There is a Citi card designed for nearly every type of customer — from students who are first-time credit card users to heavy spenders […]

Credit Card Industry Report

2018 Consumer Credit Card Industry Study

Over the course of a generation, credit cards have become America’s most popular payment method. The average American has six in her wallet. We spend trillions of dollars and take on billions of dollars of debt a year using hundreds of millions of credit cards. Credit card debt has increased almost one-hundred fold since the […]

5 Best Chase Credit Cards of 2018

JPMorgan Chase & Co., which does business as Chase Bank, is one of the oldest financial institutions in the United States. Chase operates in more than 60 countries and has $2.6 trillion in assets. One of Chase’s signature products is the company’s line of credit cards, including a wide range of both personal and business […]

loans for legal expenses. Can you take out loans to pay for a lawyer?

Whether you’re looking to settle debt, file a personal injury claim, or resolve IRS tax problems, you’ll most likely need a lawyer. Legal fees are expensive and can easily rack up into the tens of thousands. The good news is that there is relief out there. Some legal services are provided for free for people […]

trade schools vs. bootcamps

Looking for a leg up in your career? You’re in good company. With the price of traditional four-year colleges rising through the roof, many people are looking at alternatives to get the education they need to be successful in the workplace. Popular options include vocational or trade schools as well as bootcamps. These options take […]

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It’s no secret: the cost of a college or university degree is skyrocketing. In fact, the price rise threatens to shackle an entire generation of young people to years of debilitating debt. Today, the average cost of a private four-year college is $32,410 per year, according to the College Board, not including personal expenses. Graduates […]