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Share of car buyers with monthly payments over $1,000 hits record high

Share of car buyers with monthly payments over $1,000 hits record high

Financing a new or used car is more expensive than ever, according to new research. Amid rising interest rates and high auto prices, the share of new car buyers with a monthly payment of more than $1,000 has hit an all-time high, according to Edmunds. The average price paid for a new car in December …

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“I want to meet someone rich.  Is it so bad?  I'm 46, make $210,000, and own a $700,000 house.  I'm tired of dating "losers".

“I want to meet someone rich. Is it so bad? I’m 46, make $210,000, and own a $700,000 house. I’m tired of dating “losers”.

I’ve reached the point in my life where I want to settle down, but I recently had a disagreement with a friend about my priorities, and I’d appreciate your insight. I’m 46, single, and make $210,000, not including my annual bonus. I have paid off my student loans and I own my house. He is …

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Brexit Britain stuck in the middle as US and EU go to war over trade - POLITICO

Brexit Britain stuck in the middle as US and EU go to war over trade – POLITICO

Press play to listen to this article Expressed by artificial intelligence. LONDON — Three years after leaving the EU to chart its own course, Britain finds itself caught between two economic behemoths in a brewing transatlantic trade war. In one corner is the United States, whose Congress passed the Biden administration’s vaunted $369 billion green …

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EU plans war chest of subsidies as industry faces 'existential' threat from US - Reuters

EU plans war chest of subsidies as industry faces ‘existential’ threat from US – Reuters

Press play to listen to this article Expressed by artificial intelligence. The EU is in emergency mode and preparing a major subsidy campaign to prevent European industry from being wiped out by US rivals, two senior EU officials have told POLITICO. Europe faces a double hammer blow from the United States If it weren’t enough …

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New Euro 7 emissions regulations threaten an untimely end to petrol and diesel engines

New Euro 7 emissions regulations threaten an untimely end to petrol and diesel engines

In addition, vehicles will have to maintain these emissions for a decade and up to 125,000 miles, double the current requirement enshrined in Euro 6/VI regulations. There are also regulatory proposals regarding ammonia emissions, evaporated hydrocarbon emissions caused by refueling, cold start emissions that may involve electric catalysts, metering the amount of electric charging in …

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This state has the best personal finance education in the US - you can tell by its average credit score

This state has the best personal finance education in the US – you can tell by its average credit score

Financial literacy is key to managing money, but how well are states preparing their students? Tennessee tops the list of US states that offer the best financial education to its residents, according to a new report from financial services firm OneMain Financial. More than 99% of public high school students in Tennessee have what is …

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Should you downsize to save money? | Personal finance

“Inflation has been much more rigid than people originally thought,” says Connor Spiro, senior financial consultant at John Hancock. “I think we’re still going through 2022 and even into 2023 you can see it’s going to be longer than initially thought.” Typical budgeting advice focuses on cutting back on day-to-day discretionary spending such as streaming …

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Renault is betting that the gasoline car market will continue to grow

Renault is betting that the gasoline car market will continue to grow

Renault sees the internal combustion engine continue to play a crucial role in its business over the next few years, according to a senior executive at the French car giant. On Tuesday it was announced that the Renault group and the Chinese firm Geely had signed a non-binding framework agreement to establish a company focused …

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"People who think of a new car as a status symbol are wrong to do so"

“People who think of a new car as a status symbol are wrong to do so”

In her recent post, Lucy Denyer explained why she refuses to give up her old banger and, like thousands of other Brits, she questioned the logic of jumping into a new car when there’s no nothing wrong with the middle aged one. Likewise, Telegraph readers were eager to share their treasured memories of owning an …

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McKenna Sonntag and her husband opened their store Bonsai Bai Me in April. Sonntag is one of many women in Utah finding success in self-employment.

Utah ranks first for rate of independent women

McKenna Sonntag and her husband opened their Bonsai Bai Me store in April. Sonntag is one of many successful Utah women in self-employment. (Sydney and Shelby Bishop, Pic Bishes) Estimated reading time: 6-7 minutes SALT LAKE CITY – Women across the state of Utah are realizing their dreams of entrepreneurship by starting their own businesses …

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