May 19, 2022

3 Housing Market Predictions for the Second Half of 2022

The first half of the year has certainly been interesting from a housing market perspective. Mortgage rates surprised everyone by rising sharply, while housing inventory largely remained stagnant. Whether you’re looking to buy a home to live in yourself or you’re a real estate investor […]
May 19, 2022

3 top dividend stocks yielding as high as 8.7% — with inflation still near 40-year highs, it might be a good move to nail down some income

Inflation is on a white-hot tear. U.S. consumer prices surged 8.3% in April from a year ago, down slightly from 8.5% in March, but still near 40-year highs. Whether central bankers believe inflation is short-lived, prices are on the rise right now. To preserve purchasing […]
May 18, 2022

Economist: Recession risk is ‘increasing’ — especially for 2023

As the market’s downward slide continues following a hawkish Federal Reserve statement Tuesday afternoon, economists have downgraded their forecasts for the economy in 2023. “While we don’t necessarily have a recession in our forecasts, we do see the risk of a recession increasing,” said Beth […]
May 18, 2022

Crypto sell-off: ‘We’re finding out who’s wearing clothes,’ strategist says

Crypto assets slightly recovered on Tuesday, though doing little to reverse the damage of a turbulent first half of the month for crypto investors. Last week, the crypto world was shaken after stablecoin Terra (LUNA1-USD) depegged from the dollar and saw its value drop to […]