If the Price Ended in 99, You Probably Overpaid

The age-old practice of prices ending with a 9 now serves to camouflage bad deals.

Stuffed Stockings, Suffering Stores

The combination of supply-chain snarls and stepped-up demand for goods is beginning to unwind. That could…

Here’s why you may want to say ‘no’ to a store credit card offer this holiday shopping season

Prostock-studio | Istock | Getty Images In the rush at the store checkout this holiday season,…

Oil-Shipping Costs Soar as Ukraine War Reshapes Global Trade

Tankers are spending more time on the water after the Russia-Europe energy breakup.

Your Utility Bill Is Going to Hurt, but the Market Might Benefit

Thanks to cheap natural gas, electricity prices have been a relatively stable part of Americans’ budgets…

I’ve Never Been an Impulse Buyer—Until Now

My friends and I are all spending money like we never have before. Why is that?

Gas Prices Can Rev Up Spending Again

Americans are spending a lot less filling up their cars than they were a few months…

Are you planning to switch jobs soon? Here are 6 tips to help you prepare financially

Select’s editorial team works independently to review financial products and write articles we think our readers…

If you’ve been paying your federal student loans during the pandemic, here’s how you can get a refund

Select’s editorial team works independently to review financial products and write articles we think our readers…

Opinion | Biden’s Student-Loan Forgiveness Makes Reform Urgent

President Biden has announced a plan to forgive between $10,000 and $20,000 in federal student loans…