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  • Ask a Nerd: Will Interest Rates Continue to Rise?
    Friday - 08/12/2022 - 05:17 PM

    No analyst or economist (or journalist) can know the future for certain. But if the past several months are any indication, it looks like we’ll continue to see a healthy increase in interest rates throughout the rest of 2022.More | Talk | Read It Later | Share

  • Changes to EV Tax Credits: Where Your Battery Is Made Matters
    Friday - 08/12/2022 - 05:54 PM

    Buying an electric vehicle just got more complicated — but cheaper, if you can find the right model. The Inflation Reduction Act — a centerpiece of President Joe Biden’s plan to tackle climate change and reduce inflation — renews the existing $7,500 tax credit for new EVs and introduces a $4,000 credit for used EV...

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  • How to Redeem JetBlue Points
    Friday - 08/12/2022 - 08:43 AM

    JetBlue Airways, based primarily out of the northeast United States, offers flights to over 100 cities in 25 countries. Founded in 2000, it’s now the country’s sixth largest airline and it consistently receives high praise for its customer service and Mint and Mint Studio business class seats.More | Talk | Read It Later | Share

  • How to Write a Credit Dispute Letter to Fix Credit Report Errors
    Friday - 08/12/2022 - 12:45 PM

    There are a few ways to dispute an issue on your credit report, including mailing a letter to the credit bureaus. Your credit dispute letter should detail the error (or errors) you found on your credit report.More | Talk | Read It Later | Share

  • How to Get into an AmEx Centurion Lounge Before Your Flight
    Thursday - 08/11/2022 - 08:49 AM

    Navigating the airport can be an exhausting experience. Whether you’re taking your shoes off for the hundredth time or trying to explain to the gate agent that you really do have just one personal item, traveling can take a lot out of you.More | Talk | Read It Later | Share

  • 3 Ways to Fight Inflation and Win the Long Game
    Thursday - 08/11/2022 - 10:17 AM

    The investing information provided on this page is for educational purposes only. NerdWallet does not offer advisory or brokerage services, nor does it recommend or advise investors to buy or sell particular stocks, securities or other investments.More | Talk | Read It Later | Share

  • What Is DeFi?
    Wednesday - 08/10/2022 - 07:35 PM

    DeFi, short for decentralized finance, refers to services where users can make transactions on a public blockchain without an intermediary like a bank or a broker. These peer-to-peer services take place through smart contracts on public blockchains, primarily Ethereum.More | Talk | Read It Later | Share

  • Is it Better to Book Airbnbs in Advance or Last Minute?
    Wednesday - 08/10/2022 - 07:50 AM

    Despite what some travelers might think, booking a hotel in advance usually isn’t a good idea. The savings aren’t huge, but booking at the last minute knocks about 13% off the price of a hotel room, on average.More | Talk | Read It Later | Share

  • The Best Alaska Credit Card Offers
    Tuesday - 08/09/2022 - 08:05 AM

    The newest member of the Oneworld airline alliance, Seattle-based Alaska Airlines, has partnerships stretching all over the globe. And although it provides some pretty valuable airline miles, a lack of partnerships with flexible point currencies can make these somewhat difficult to earn.More | Talk | Read It Later | Share

  • Openly Home Insurance Review 2022
    Tuesday - 08/09/2022 - 09:55 AM

    Consumer complaints: Close to the expected number.Discounts: Very few discounts.Coverage options: More than average. Bottom line: Premium coverage for high-end homes. Openly insurance is a relatively new offering for homeowners. The company sold its first policies in 2019 and today offers homeowners insurance in 19 states.More | Talk | Read It Later | Share