IRS pauses rule requiring people to report PayPal, Venmo transactions over $600 and 10 good things that happened to Americans’ finances in 2022

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IRS pauses rule requiring people to report PayPal, Venmo transactions over $600. Here’s what went wrong.

Efforts to raise the threshold were not ultimately included in a year-end spending deal. Read More

Couples with strong relationships have these money issues in common

Sharing your financial life with a partner is key to happiness. Read More

Five tips for staying safe and warm during a power outage

Hundreds of thousands of Americans have lost power this week because of a severe winter storm. Here are ways to stay safe (and warm) in such a situation. Read More

‘No mother ever has to choose between a job and nursing her child’: PUMP Act, supporting new moms’ right to breastfeed at work, is one step closer to becoming law

The newly-passed PUMP Act will allow moms to have the space and privacy to pump breastmilk at work, and prolong their breastfeeding journey. Read More

What to expect for the stock market in 2023 after the biggest decline since the financial crisis

Also, the end of the FAANG era, investment picks for 2023, calling a bottom for Tesla’s stock and a look back at Wall Street’s forecasts. Read More

10 good things that happened to Americans’ finances in 2022

There were a few bright spots for consumers in a challenging year. Read More

U.S. new home sales rose in November by 5.8%

New home sales at 640,000 annual rate in November versus 605,000 in prior month Read More

Climate change and the polar vortex: Winter storms are normal, but this string of severe Christmas weather isn’t typical

Climate change is altering the Arctic and atmospheric moisture. That means severe winter storms, even as Earth warms. Read More

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