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People who are still afraid of catching COVID-19 are costing the US economy billions of dollars
The participation rate fell for the third consecutive month in November. Read more
“Gaslighters have two signature moves: Are you gaslighted at work? How to recognize the signs.
People who lie, steal, and disrespect you at work have the trappings of a gas lighter. But the real deal has a lot more. Read more
“The past 2 months have been filled with turmoil and heartache”: My stepfather has dementia and his sister is bullying him for money. How can I protect it?
“She has since started harassing my mother and me by phone and texting, and other family members have been calling or texting for information.” Read more
“Zoning laws are key”: Are you allowed to build an extension or list your home as a short-term rental? This new site will help you find out.
Redfin plans to add zoning data to more than 70 million home listing pages, to provide buyers with more information before they hit the market. Read more
Delays, cancellations, lost luggage… these are the most and least reliable airlines
Here’s the data on on-time percentage, cancellation rate, diversions, mishandled baggage, tarmac delays, and involuntary denied boarding from domestic airlines.
Why Americans are more bored with their car purchases
In a recent annual survey, overall satisfaction dropped for the first time in a decade, posing long-term reputational risks for some industry leaders. Read more
Here’s Your 5-Professional Finance Vacation Survival Kit
We asked five financial educators how they personally navigate the season while keeping their finances intact, and how you can too. Read more
2.1 Million Electric and Plug-in Hybrid Vehicles on U.S. Roads, and Here’s How Much Gas They Saved
The nation uses a staggering amount of gas: about 369 million gallons a day. Do EVs have an impact? Read more