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Many new cars have optional features that can help prevent accidents. But those same features also make repairs more expensive. The result? Premiums c
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The median air ambulance bill is more than $36,000 and is seldom covered by health plans. So far, legislative hurdles and industry pressure have kept
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Having to come up with $1,000 unexpectedly can be a challenge for anyone. NPR's recent poll on rural health found that's especially true for one group
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Average citizens in Germany carry more than 100 euros on them, well over most of their neighbors, and they keep big stashes at home.
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The most powerful method to save money is also the easiest, experts say: Put it on autopilot.
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The net worth of Americans aged 18 to 35 has dropped 34 percent since 1996, according to a new study. It blames housing, education, and health care co
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More than half of Americans contacted about an overdue bill said it related to medical debt. Some consumer advocates say newly proposed limits on debt
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"We each come by the gifts we have to offer by an infinite series of influences and lucky breaks we can never fully understand," Bezos said as she sig
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Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin ruled out any changes to the U.S. currency imagery before 2028.
Business & Financial - 4 weeks ago
A new poll from NPR, Harvard and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation gives a glimpse into rural life in America today, finding that many people living
Business & Financial - 4 weeks ago
Over the past three years, women returned to the workforce at more than double the rate of men. Growth in industries that rely on women and heavy recr
Business & Financial - 4 weeks ago
NPR's Michel Martin talks to Morgan Lommele, director of state and local policy for People for Bikes, about how the bicycle industry is being affected
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The Trump administration imposed new tariffs on Chinese goods. NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro speaks with Tiffany Williams, a luggage shop owner in Lubbock
Business & Financial - a month ago
The IRS says is reviewing concerns about its Free File program after ProPublica reporting found that tax-prep companies made it difficult to find serv
Business & Financial - a month ago
The Department of Education is expanding a fix to its troubled TEACH Grant program, giving millions of dollars of grant money back to public school te
Business & Financial - 2 months ago
The average deductible for employer-sponsored health insurance has quadrupled in the last 12 years. A Los Angeles Times investigation finds even insur
Business & Financial - 2 months ago
The Nobel Laureate who co-created the way our nation measures home prices says that over the long run, they don't increase much. And when they do, it
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A report from Glassdoor reveals which industries have the starkest gender pay gaps.
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As many as 41% of American adults deceive their partners by hiding secret debts or accounts. Therapists say it's increasingly common, and it's both th
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Our panelists predict what will be the question that finally sinks Jeopardy champ James Holzhauer.
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