Why to prepare your finances for recession despite strong GDP report

Dimitri Otis | Stone | Getty Images The U.S. economy grew in the third quarter, reversing…

Here’s what the Wells Fargo cross selling scandal means for the bank

Wells Fargo is one of the oldest and most powerful banks in the United States. Its…

Fannie Mae says fixed mortgage rates could fall to 4.5% next year

The Good Brigade | Digitalvision | Getty Images Mortgage rates are projected to decline next year…

How the U.S. government can keep household debt in check

On Aug. 24, President Biden announced the cancellation of $10,000 in federal student loan debt for…

How to avoid the ‘siren song’ of a credit card sign-up bonus

Virojt Changyencham | Moment | Getty Images Nearly half of consumers holding a credit card with…

JMP cuts consumer lending company Upstart, saying revenue too hard to predict

JMP Securities downgraded shares of Upstart Holdings on Friday after the consumer lending company issued a…

Debt collectors’ ‘pay-to-pay’ fees ‘often illegal’: watchdog agency

Anchiy | E+ | Getty Images Certain “junk” fees often levied by debt collectors are illegal…

30% of LGBTQ+ adults experienced discrimination in financial services

Rainbow flags celebrate Pride Month in New York. Lev Radin | Pacific Press | LightRocket |…