News about your money around the web

How long do points stay on your driving record?

CheapInsurance.com clears up how long traffic points stay on a driving record and explains how to fight them and lower insurance costs.

The rise and fall(?) of coding bootcamps

After gaining popularity due to the promise of high-paying jobs without the need for a college degree, BestColleges reports on the state of coding bootcamps in 2024.

Managing your money

4 really good reasons to use credit over cash

Money.ca provides several reasons why credit cards should be used over traditional cash without incurring fees and debt while also taking advantage of the perks of using credit.

Even as women outpace men in graduating from college, their earnings remain stuck

The Hechinger Report explains that while women are making strides in colleges and universities, the climb to pay and promotions continues to be slow-moving. 

Copying a person's likeness has become easy with AI. Is it legal?

Verbit explored what legislation might be coming down the pike to regulate the use of peoples' work and likeness with artificial intelligence.

Wall Street's Bitcoin Adoption Hindered By Regulatory Scrutiny, says one expert from Shark Tank.

Benzinga analyzes how the increased regulation of Bitcoin may affect future investment strategies.
More money matters
Which U.S. metros are the most and least expensive to raise a child?
SmartAsset determined the costs of raising a child by examining childcare, housing, food and other cost data across 50 of the largest U.S. metro areas, ranking them from most to least expensive.
How to move stocks and transfer brokerages, stress-free
Money.ca explains how to transfer funds from one brokerage account to another.
What does brand loyalty look like now? Why businesses are revamping their customer rewards programs
Task Group analyzed Deloitte's 2024 retail industry outlook report to see how well customer rewards programs can strengthen brand loyalty.
Rideshare driver? Here's why your regular insurance isn't enough
If you're a rideshare driver, CheapInsurance.com explains why regular car insurance may not provide adequate coverage and how rideshare insurance protects your income and car.
10 high-impact tips to protect yourself from fraud
Spokeo provides a number of simple and quick tips consumers can take to help reduce the risk of becoming fraud victims.
A self-made billionaire's advice for lotto winners: Cash or annuity?
Benzinga reviews Shark Tank's Mark Cuban's advice on why lottery winners should opt for an annuity paid over time rather than a lump sum in winnings.
Why Gen Z college students feel more financially insecure than ever
BestColleges reports that with so many economic factors to consider, Gen Z college students feel more financially insecure than ever.
U.S. metros where financial advisor income has grown the most
SmartAsset ranked 295 metro areas based on the change in median income for advisors in 2023.  
15 of the richest self-made teenagers in the US
Stacker has compiled a list of 15 teenagers, from actors to influencers to bakers, who have created their own opportunities and wealth.
Don't forget homeowners insurance for your new home
CheapInsurance.com answers questions about homeowners insurance coverage and provides cost-saving tips.

Needs-based salaries are upending workplace norms

Reasons to be Cheerful reports that a growing number of organizations are challenging conventional ways of paying workers to make salary structures more equitable.

Laws and loopholes still perpetuate school segregation across America

The 74 reports on loopholes, laws and lack of protections allowing Black, brown, low-income students to be excluded from America's most coveted schools.

Freelance Like a Pro: Insider Tips from Millionaire Freelancers on Fiverr

(BPT) - As freelancers, we are at a major impasse within the larger future of work conversation. Freelancing has been booming around the world, with millions of professionals opting for the …

Which U.S. states have the highest and lowest cost of raising a child?

SmartAsset ranks the cost of raising a child in each state by comparing the living expenses of a household with two working adults and one child to those of a childless household with two working adults.
More news about money
Why are schools that banned generative AI now embracing it?
Numerade analyzed survey data and news reports to find out how schools are regulating the use of generative AI tools such as ChatGPT.
84% of U.S. educators actively use AI in the classroom
Study.com examines how educators in the U.S. have changed their minds about artificial intelligence.
The best cars to sell this summer
CarGurus has identified the best vehicles to sell in the summer of 2024 based on their average listing price change year-over-year.
Top 4 common commercial insurance claims and how to handle them
Next Insurance lists the main reasons small businesses file commercial claims and explains how the process is handled.
Gen Z credit scores on the rise along with debt balances
Experian examines Gen Z's consumer debt and credit patterns compared to other generations.