Toni Says: Why Did COBRA Cost Me $40K in Medical Expenses?

Reader Alert: Many employer benefit group plans terminate the day you are no longer working full-time. Explore employer group medical plan rules and options with Medicare if you or your spouse are 65 …

Kovar Capital: Inflation proof investments

Hey Taylor: Any investments I can make that will stand up well against inflation? I feel like the dollar has to weaken soon and I’m wondering how I can protect myself. — Jeremy Hey …
Amarillo Area Airports, including Perry Lefors Field, to Receive $425K in Coronavirus Relief Funds
WACO – Several airports in the greater Amarillo area were awarded a number of federal grants totaling $425,000 to combat the spread of coronavirus, U.S. Senator John Cornyn announced today. The …
Kovar Capital: How to save more effectively
Hey Taylor: For some reason, even as my earnings go up, my savings stay flat. I haven’t made any big purchases or changes, so I feel like I need some advice on how to save more effectively. - …

Strategies during unpredictable times: How to make your money matter in the long term

(BPT) - When stocks seem to be in constant fluctuation, even experienced investors may worry whether their investment strategy will stand the test of time. Whether you are new to investing or an …

6 ways to strengthen your retirement savings this year

Stacker analyzed best practices from reputable news and financial institutions for tips to strengthen your retirement portfolio for the new year.

Spending and Saving Strategies for 2023

(NewsUSA) - The past few years have upended many perceptions of financial stability. A layoff or career change, inflation never before seen by younger generations and the lingering uncertainty of …

Three Money-Saving Cell Phone Plans to Brighten Your Holidays

(NewsUSA) - Inflation got you worried money’s tighter than Santa’s belt? If you’ve searched everywhere but the couch cushions for extra cash for gifts, switching to one of these …

Planning for Winter Expenses Pays Off

(NewsUSA) - Winter is coming. And so are winter expenses. Planning ahead for inevitable winter expenses, from holiday shopping to home winterization, can save you time and stress as well as …

Richest current Republican politicians in Congress

Stacker ranked current Republican politicians in Congress by their total estimated net worth using a database compiled by Insider from congressional disclosure reports.  

Richest current Democratic politicians in Congress

Using a database compiled by Insider from congressional disclosure reports, Stacker ranked current Democratic politicians in Congress by their total estimated net worth.  
How the pandemic e-commerce surge spiked demand for truckers analyzed how retailers and truckers have adjusted to the evolving needs of consumers as e-commerce dominates the market.  
50 most physical jobs in America
Stacker ranked the 50 most physically demanding jobs in America using data from the Occupational Information Network.  
Industries losing and gaining the most jobs
Stacker identified the industries where job openings have grown and shrank over the past year, using data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics.
Most expensive US military weapons and programs
On Dec. 23, 2022, President Biden signed the Department of Defense's 2023 budget into law. Using data from the National Defense Authorization Act, Stacker analyzed which defense projects and programs are currently the most expensive.
How cashless spending has grown since 2015
When was the last time you wrote a check? Experian examined Federal Reserve data to see how cashless spending has evolved in recent years.  
10 states where inflation is hitting the hardest
Experian examined data from the Census Bureau's Household Pulse Survey to evaluate which states struggled the most under rising household costs as the U.S. grapples with record inflation.
5 stats to know when comparing online-only colleges
EDsmart cited 2020 Department of Education's College Scorecard data to review five factors to consider when evaluating online post-secondary schools.  
10 unexpected alternative investments in luxury goods compiled a list of 10 unexpected luxury goods that are also used by investors as alternatives to traditional investments, according to sources such as Forbes and Harvard Business School.
10 US and Canadian cities that are converting office space into housing
Many new apartments aren't built new; they're converted from offices or warehouses. identified cities following this trend.
5 charts that showcase the US rental market in 2023
Rentlodex examined data from the Census Bureau and the Bureau of Labor Statistics to explain the current state of the U.S. rental market.

How home equity compares in each state

Is your state house-rich? Portland Real Estate examined real estate data platform ATTOM's quarterly home equity report to see which states have the largest share of equity-rich homeowners in the third quarter of 2022.