Category: Finance

Read More

U.S. consumer prices soar again and push inflation rate to 13-year high

The cost of living surged again in May the highest in 13 years. Americans are paying more for virtually everything: groceries, gas, appliances, sporting goods, used vehicles, auto insurance, vacation rentals and so on.

Read More

Elizabeth Warren Says ‘Wild West’ of Cryptos Needs Regulation

U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren on Wednesday called on U.S. policymakers to directly deal with the issues she argues is presented by the growing use of cryptocurrency, while supporting a Federal Reserve-backed digital currency. Warren called it a “terrible currency” that’s really only useful to “criminals” and speculative investors she said in a Senate subcommittee hearing on the possibility of a central bank digital currency. 

Read More

The Expense of Cultural Education: Black America Enslaved by Master Sallie Mae

The ability or opportunity to receive or rather purchase the tool of education is a deficit in many communities. For years it has been indirectly protected that the opportunity to go to college is a gift, almost a privilege. However, it is now becoming a necessity. This, education, is something we cannot afford to not have and something many can’t afford to have. Could we be indirectly saying; “you can put me in chains again, just let me sign this MPN first”?