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 relevant and helpful stories like: we’re kicking off the HTM Newsletter with a book giveaway, why it makes sense to return to the office, desktop appraisals get the green light, HOAs barring hedge funds from buy up properties, guaranteed gargantuan returns, Instagrammable luxury fruits, egg prices on the rise, the credit card debt rebound, the rise and fall of Netflix, tax preparation software privacy issues, & skyrocketing airfares.
- Music – Check out some Pedro the Lion- here’s that song Joel mentioned: Circle K
- Debt – Just in case you didn’t think consumers were back to their old credit card spending ways, take a look at this chart.
- Streaming – If you’re contributing to the demise of Netflix- WE’RE OK WITH THAT. Consumer reports has a great article documenting all the different free streaming options available to consumers.
- Investing – Head to TreasuryDirect.gov and snag some i bonds paying over 7%, soon to be 9.6%
- Nostalgia – And a throwback to the Cadbury Bunny Tryout commercial from the 90s.
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