Personal finance

Losing Sleep Over Your Finances? There’s Someone You Should Talk To

Image source: Getty Images We can all use some money advice. Key points Financial advisors are not just for wealthy people. They can help you with your day-to-day finances as well as with planning for your future. There are resources on the web to help you find the right advisor. It’s a scary time to …

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What Is Embedded Finance? Forbes Advisor INDIA

The word “embedded” literally means “to fix something firmly and deeply in something else”, and thus embedded finance ends up translating to fixing or attaching financial offerings to a non-financial offering. A simple example of this would be – pop-up for travel insurance while booking flight tickets. According to a study, every Indian spent 4.7 …

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Shore Capital Reiterates Buy Rating for International Personal Finance (LON:IPF)

International Personal Finance (LON:IPF – Get Rating)‘s stock had its “buy” rating restated by stock analysts at Shore Capital in a research note issued to investors on Thursday, Marketbeat.com reports. International Personal Finance Trading Up 0.8% LON IPF opened at GBX 106.60 ($1.31) on Thursday. The company has a quick ratio of 3.69, a current …

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Today’s Mortgage, Refinance Rates: August 4, 2022

After dropping late last week, mortgage rates are ticking back up again today. However, they still remain lower than they have been in recent weeks. Rates have been volatile this month as investors balance record levels of inflation with the growing risk of a recession. Even though they’re slightly down compared to previous weeks, they’re …

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Good News for Retirees: Lower Medicare Part B Premiums Could Be Coming | Smart Change: Personal Finance

(Keith Speights) Millions of Americans are eagerly waiting to find out how much their Social Security cost-of-living adjustment (COLA) will be for 2023. However, even the most optimism of the size of the probably increase isn’t high enough to offset the actual higher costs that seniors are incurring. One big reason why that’s the case …

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Why You Won’t Regret Taking Advantage of an HSA | Personal-finance

(Stefon Walters) Outside of housing and maybe transportation costs, healthcare will likely be your largest retirement expense. It’s unfortunate, but doctor visits become more frequent, and more health problems tend to pop up as you age. Before reaching retirement age, understanding the likelihood of increased healthcare costs and planning accordingly is very important. According to …

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3 Times Debt Can Be a Helpful Tool | Smart Change: Personal Finance

Sarah Rathner In some corners of the personal finance advice world, getting into debt is just about the worst thing you can do. And yes, some forms of debt — particularly those that charge high interest rates — can keep you locked in a cycle of owing money for years. Still, there are times where …

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International Personal Finance Underlying Pretax Profit Rose; Shares Rise

By Joe Hope Shares in International Personal Finance PLC rose Wednesday after the company said pretax profit rose 45% on an underlying basis along with increased revenue, though reported pretax profit slipped. Shares at 0742 GMT were up 8.2 pence, or 11%, at 84.9 pence. The London-listed credit company said pretax profit rose on an …

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Don’t Let These 3 Metrics Mislead You on Stocks | Personal-finance

(Stefon Walters) You can use different metrics to get different insights into a company and its finances. While every metric has its place in a company’s financial storytelling, some by themselves can be a bit misleading and might not give the full picture needed before making an informed investing decision. Here are three to watch …

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