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As prices rise, so do payment requests under $5 for users of so-called digital wallets like Venmo.
Data centers might be a part of Stafford County’s future, and local officials said it’s time to start getting the public involved in those discussions.
Ransomware poses a growing threat to U.S. national security. Twingate collected data from the FBI's 2021 Internet Crime Report to analyze which infrastructure sectors are often targeted.
Truckinfo.net analyzed how retailers and truckers have adjusted to the evolving needs of consumers as e-commerce dominates the market.
Stacker ranked the 50 most physically demanding jobs in America using data from the Occupational Information Network.
Stacker identified the industries where job openings have grown and shrank over the past year, using data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics.
The latest bevy of government data shows prices are declining, wage growth has slowed and people aren’t spending like they used to.By all appearances it seems inflation is, indeed, being tamed. But at this point it’s still uncertain whether the U.S. is in the clear or instead glimpsing a recession on the horizon. Kathryn Anne Edwards,...
US payrolls rose more than expected with a gain of 517,000 in January, while the unemployment rate dropped to 3.4%, the lowest since May 1969.
Here's a look at which states are struggling the most under rising household costs as the U.S. grapples with record inflation.
She's not the most famous groundhog, and her glass eyes can't see anything, much less a shadow, but thanks to rodent whisperer Mike Esler, the taxidermied woodchuck known as Fredericksburg Philomena was able to announce Thursday morning that another six weeks of winter are indeed on the way.…
A hypothetical new bridge crossing the Rappahannock River using a road that runs through a Stafford County neighborhood brought residents out to last week’s public hearing on an east–west corridor study.
The share of Americans aged 65 and older working full-time has more than doubled since the turn of the century.
The current Powerball jackpot has reached an estimated $700 million, and that staggering figure is part of a larger trend.Billion-dollar lottery jackpots, once rare, are happening more often than ever. Five of the 10 largest lotto jackpots occurred in 2021 and 2022, according to an analysis by The Associated Press. And 2022 alone saw jackpots...
Bolstered by a major menu revamp and store renovations, Subway had a record year in 2022. It has high hopes for 2023 with new meat slicers.
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It's 2023 and the Federal Reserve just announced a federal funds rate range increase of 0.25%. This is after seven rate increases in 2022. This increase brings the target funds rate range up to 4.5%-4.75%. This increase is smaller than some of the steep changes in 2022, but another increase means rates are at their...
As a frequent PayPal user, I wasn’t surprised to see a payment request on the app pop up. But when I read it, I knew something was wrong.In the message, a stranger asked me to send them $699 in order to get a “refund.” While I instantly recognized the request as a scam, I still...
Shell joins ExxonMobil and Chevron in reporting massive, record-setting profits as gas prices remain high.
After more than a year of overheated prices, the used-car market cooled by several degrees in December.The trend brings some relief to car buyers. But inventories have yet to reach pre-pandemic levels, and consumers still miss the buying power they had in 2019.While experts say this year’s used-car market will continue to improve, consumers need...
Best Universities compiled data from Team USA to identify the schools with the highest concentration of college athletes turned Olympians.
LED Lighting Supply compiled a list of the states that use the most commercial energy per building using data from the Building Performance Database from the Department of Energy.
When was the last time you wrote a check? Experian examined Federal Reserve data to see how cashless spending has evolved in recent years.
Experian examined data from the Census Bureau's Household Pulse Survey to evaluate which states struggled the most under rising household costs as the U.S. grapples with record inflation.
The Federal Reserve's rate increase might not have much of an effect on mortgage rates in the short term — but it could help to push them lower in the long term.
EDsmart cited 2020 Department of Education's College Scorecard data to review five factors to consider when evaluating online post-secondary schools.