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People still afraid of catching COVID-19 are costing the U.S. economy billions of dollars
Labor-force participation fell for the third month in a row in November. Read More
‘Gaslighters have two signature moves’: Are you being gaslighted at work? How to recognize the signs.
People who lie, steal, and disrespect you at work have the trappings of a gaslighter. But the real deal has a whole lot more. Read More
‘The past 2 months have been filled with turmoil and heartache’: My stepfather has dementia, and his sister is badgering him for money. How can I protect him?
‘She has since started to harass me and my mother by phone and text and has had other family members call or text seeking information.’ Read More
‘Zoning laws are critical’: Are you allowed you to build an extension — or list your home as a short-term rental? This new website will help you find out.
Redfin plans to add zoning data to over 70 million homes’ listing pages, to provide more information to buyers before they jump into the market. Read More
Delays, cancellations, lost luggage…these are the most and least reliable airlines
Here’s the data for on-time percentage, cancellation rate, diversions, mishandled baggage, tarmac delays and involuntary denied boardings of domestic airlines Read More
Why Americans are more annoyed with their car purchases
In a recent annual study, overall satisfaction fell for the first time in a decade, posing risks to the long-term reputations of some industry leaders. Read More
Here’s your holiday survival kit from 5 financial pros
We asked five financial educators how they personally navigate the season and still keep their finances intact—and how you can, too. Read More
2.1 million EVs and plug-in hybrids on U.S. roads, and here’s how much gas they’ve saved
The nation uses a staggering amount of gas: about 369 million gallons a day. Are EVs having an impact? Read More