New home building activity is on the rise, amid a surge in building permits and forget about dogs and cats – hamsters are fast becoming the “it” pet

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Biden is donating 400 million N95 masks — here’s how to expand their use and recycle them

Even when disposable seems safer, it can be difficult for Americans who generally recycle to accept so much mask waste. Read more

Forget dogs and cats – hamsters are quickly becoming the “it” pet

About 1.5 million American homes are now home to a hamster. Read more

Good news for buyers? New home construction activity increases, amid rising building permits

U.S. homebuilders are facing a growing backlog of construction projects they haven’t started work on, which should continue to inject supply into the housing market in 2022.

Stocks still look attractive even with Fed tightening

Equities should continue to generate earnings gains above nominal GDP growth Read more

In trouble? Here are 5 things you can do to strengthen your finances.

The past year has been a time of financial stress for many Americans. If you’re feeling rushed, here are some things you can do to stay afloat. Read more

The 2022 Honda Pilot does just about everything right

A pillar of its category, the Pilot is solid, safe, reliable, spacious and well equipped. Read more

You have fear and anxiety about money… do you need a financial advisor or a financial therapist?

Here’s how the two are different and how you can determine which one will best help you achieve your financial goals. Read more

I paid the mortgage and child support while my ex-husband was MIA for decades. He will only sell his share of our house to our daughters. What can I do?

“He only lived in the house for the first four years.” Read more

COVID benefits have saved many Americans money and paid off debt — but that band-aid is stealing for some

According to a Morning Consult survey, women and low-income Americans don’t feel very good about their finances. Read more

This budget shows a Seattle-area couple donates $13,000 a year to a church — and only $3,000 in savings

An eyebrow-raising graph on Reddit also shows the couple paying less than $2,000 a month for their mortgage in one of the country’s most expensive real estate markets.