How to decide to buy vs.  rental housing when mortgage interest rates are soaring

How to decide to buy vs. rental housing when mortgage interest rates are soaring

According to Homebuyer.com, Iowa is the cheapest state to buy a home. Good brigade | Digital Vision | Getty Images With mortgage rates on the rise, more people may be asking the age-old question: rent or buy? These decisions are especially relevant in an environment of bubble housing prices, which make it difficult to manage…

How much money do you need in an emergency fund at each stage of your career?

How much money do you need in an emergency fund at each stage of your career?

Nirunya Juntoomma | Warehouse | Getty Images If you’re feeling uncertain amid stock market volatility, high inflation, and rising interest rates, you may be wondering how much cash you really need to have on hand. But the right amount to have in your emergency fund depends on your family’s situation and needs, financial experts say….

Despite recession fears, most investors haven’t moved 401(k) assets

Despite recession fears, most investors haven’t moved 401(k) assets

Walrus Pictures | E+ | Getty Images Many investors fear a recession is coming amid rising interest rates, high inflation and stock market volatility. But most haven’t changed their portfolios, according to research by Fidelity Investments. Only 5% of 401(k) and 403(b) investors moved their asset allocation during the second quarter of 2022, message foundslightly…