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Food prices are skyrocketing, and it's changed the way we eat |  CNN Business

Food prices are skyrocketing, and it’s changed the way we eat | CNN Business

New York CNN Business — Lisa Altman prided herself on being able to eat whatever she wanted without worrying too much about the price. When she was growing up, seconds weren’t served and side dishes were rare. “My mom had a budget every week and she stuck to it,” she said. “As I got older …

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This Iconic Bar Of Soap, With Two Weird Claims To Fame, Has Been Sticking Around For Almost 150 Years |  CNN Business

This Iconic Bar Of Soap, With Two Weird Claims To Fame, Has Been Sticking Around For Almost 150 Years | CNN Business

New York CNN Business — Walk into a Walmart, Target, any drug store chain in your neighborhood or around the corner cellar for New Yorkers, and chances are you’ll find an Ivory bar of soap, or a pack of 10 bars for less than $5, sitting on the shelf. This iconic soap cake, invented nearly …

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Mortgage rates climb to nearly 6.3%, the highest level since 2008 |  CNN Business

Mortgage rates climb to nearly 6.3%, the highest level since 2008 | CNN Business

Mortgage rates jumped for the fifth consecutive week, rising above 6% again in the face of yet another aggressive interest rate hike by the Federal Reserve. The 30-year fixed-rate mortgage averaged 6.29% in the week ending Sept. 22, down from 6.02% the previous week, according to Freddie Mac. That’s significantly higher than this time last …

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Brace yourself: the Fed is about to inflict “some pain” with a 75 basis point rate hike.  Here's how to prepare your wallet and wallet.

Brace yourself: the Fed is about to inflict “some pain” with a 75 basis point rate hike. Here’s how to prepare your wallet and wallet.

The Fed is ready to bring the pain. Are you ready? A few weeks ago, Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell warned that there would be “difficulties for households and businesses” as the central bank raises interest rates to fight higher inflation. higher than it has been for four decades. Powell and other members of the …

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Opinion: 3 things the Fed needs to see before stopping the rate hike |  CNN Business

Opinion: 3 things the Fed needs to see before stopping the rate hike | CNN Business

Editor’s note: Joseph H. Davis is Vanguard’s Global Chief Economist. The opinions expressed in this commentary are his own. The Federal Reserve is aware of the pain the price spiral is causing Americans. At the recent Jackson Hole Economic Symposium, Fed Chairman Jerome Powell said lower inflation “will also cause suffering for households and businesses.” …

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Robinhood users buy and own businesses "they know, understand and believe in for the long haul".  Here are their favorite stocks.

Robinhood users buy and own businesses “they know, understand and believe in for the long haul”. Here are their favorite stocks.

According to a new index in the brokerage app aimed at new investors, tech companies, electric vehicle makers and some meme stocks are among the overall mix of stocks in Robinhood users’ portfolios. These are stocks like Amazon AMZN, MSFTMicrosoft, Tesla TSLA, AAPL Apple, Ford Motor Company F and DisneyDIS. It is also Nio NIO, …

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Apple's latest products and features target our greatest fears |  CNN Business

Apple’s latest products and features target our greatest fears | CNN Business

CNN — If you only listened to the opening of Apple’s iPhone event this week, you might have wondered if you were watching an emergency first responder training session. Apple CEO Tim Cook kicked off the annual event on Wednesday with a three-minute video illustrating how the Apple Watch saved lives by calling for help. …

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