Welcome to the latest Financial Friday Round-Up, our weekly column filled with the best things for you to read, watch or listen to regarding finance around the web. Below you will find articles on gas prices, the housing market, the power of trust, and more.
As summer begins in earnest and a new season takes hold, there is no better time to reevaluate what steps you should take to keep your finances on track. Check out this guide from Money for some of the best advice this summer, from traveling off-peak to shopping for a new savings account.
Today’s drivers are hurting at the pump more than any year since 2008 — but Kiplinger ran the numbers and, by some accounts, the gas prices now are still not as high as they were then. A small solace, but good news nonetheless.
Acting with integrity is important in all facets of life, but Worth points out that being fair and reliable yields financial benefits as well. Check out this article to see the benefits of doing good.
Today’s homeowners may find it costlier to buy a new home with mortgages rates rising and harder to find one with so few vacant homes available. These factors combine to make the decision to move less and less possible for Americans these days. Read this piece to find out what that means for the market.