It’s time for a Friday Flight! These episodes are all about the week’s financial news and the impact on your personal finances. There are a lot of headlines out there, but we distill it down to specific takeaways that will allow you to kick off the weekend informed and help you to continue to make smart money moves. In this episode we cover some interesting and helpful stories like: opting out of housekeeping to save money, child tax credits have arrived, getting paid on demand and living paycheck to paycheck, new affordable discounted drugs, sneaky internet bill price hikes, getting your wifi to work better, cell phone upgrade cycles, and where inflation impacts you the most.
- Here’s that inspirational Diamond Dallas Page Yoga video Joel mentioned.
- Walmart has consistently lead the way to more affordable medications with their $4 generic drugs. But also check out GoodRx for access to discounted drugs as well.
- And yes, someone really paid 1.5 million for an unopened Super Mario 64.
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