Young Black Americans Embrace the Stock Market

Listen to article (2 minutes) Young Black Americans are among the fastest-growing segments of stock-market investors.…

The Surprising Aftermath of a Big Raise

Listen to article (1 minute) Up and down the income ladder, people say more money would…

I Bought the World’s Hottest High-Tech E-Bike. Then Its Maker Went Bankrupt.

The VanMoof X3 was the perfect fit. Both my 6-foot-1 husband and my 5-foot-2 self could…

This Test Can Tell How Likely a Young Driver Is to Crash

Listen to article (2 minutes) It’s a nervous parent’s dream: finding out your children’s risk of a driving accident…

Remote Workers Are Losing Out on Promotions

For a while, remote workers seemed to have it all: elastic waistbands, no commute, better concentration…

Don’t Get Caught Like the SEC: Protect Your Online Accounts With Two-Factor Authentication

Updated Jan. 11, 2024 10:51 am ET We get it. Turning on two-factor authentication for your…

Why This is a Good Year to Be a Renter in Four Charts

Families could finally catch a break on one of the biggest bills they may pay each…

A Financial-Aid Form Is Upending College Decisions 

Students and families will have to complete the already stressful process of choosing what college to…

What the 2024 Capital-Gains Tax Brackets Mean for Your Investments

Listen to article (1 minute) Investment income is treated differently from wages by the tax code.…

The Workers Getting Big and Small Raises in 2024

After a few years of hefty pay increases, American workers can expect solid but not spectacular…