1 in 3 Americans earning $250,000 or more say they live paycheck to paycheck — are they really? and the winners and losers in Biden’s plan to cancel $10,000 in student-loan debt

Hi, MarketWatchers. Don’t miss these top stories. I had a date with a great guy. I didn’t drink, but his wine added $36 to our bill. We split the check evenly. Should I have spoken up? ‘He had a Chardonnay with his salad, and a Cabernet with his main course. I don’t drink during the … Read more

Arch RoamRight Releases 2022 Edition of the Travel Insurance Playbook | News

HUNT VALLEY, Md.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Apr 29, 2022– Arch RoamRight has released its 2022 Travel Insurance Playbook℠, a guide created to provide insights into travel insurance trends and a vision into what travelers are expecting as they look to the future. The Playbook includes predictive travel statistics, including a forecast of what travelers are looking for coming … Read more

Alphabet Earnings Show Slowing Sales Growth on Digital-Ad Tumult

Google parent Alphabet Inc. GOOG -3.04% posted slower sales growth as global economic turmoil disrupted digital advertising spending. The company said first-quarter sales rose 23% from the year-ago period, the lowest rate for the tech giant since late 2020. In the interim, the company saw a period of massive sales growth, as small and large … Read more

USI Affinity Travel Insurance Services Launches New Road Trip Insure Travel Protection Plan | News

PHILADELPHIA, April 07, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — USI Affinity today announced the launch of a new travel protection plan, Road Trip Insure, offered through its Travel Insurance Services division. The new Road Trip Insure plan contains travel insurance that is underwritten by United States Fire Insurance Company, part of the Crum & Forster group of … Read more

USI Affinity Travel Insurance Services Named to Forbes Advisor’s List of Best Travel Insurance … | News

PHILADELPHIA, March 24, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — USI Affinity today announced that its travel insurance division, USI Affinity Travel Insurance Services, has been named to Forbes Advisor’s annual list of the Best Travel Insurance Companies for the third year in a row. USI Affinity received a top ranking on this year’s list based on policy … Read more

New Covid-19 Travel Restrictions Rattle Global Airline Industry, Hit Shares

The US said it would restrict travel from South Africa and seven other countries in southern Africa starting Monday, joining governments around the world seeking to stem the transmission of a new coronavirus variant identified in the region. The Biden administration will restrict non-US citizens and residents from South Africa, Botswana, Zimbabwe, Namibia, Lesotho, Eswatini, … Read more

My girlfriend lives with me and uses her apartment as a $750-a-month closet. She wants to officially move in, and pay me $117 a month

My girlfriend and I have been dating for over a year. After her roommate left, she got her own place, even though she was essentially living with me in a home I bought in mid-2018. This was about eight months into our relationship, and she wasn’t ready to fully move in, but she did bring … Read more

Global Air Travel Is Disrupted by Russian Invasion of Ukraine

Competing aviation sanctions and the narrowing of airspace available for commercial travel over Russia and Eastern Europe are adding strain on the global aviation industry, which is just starting to emerge from two years of travel restrictions related to Covid-19. Airlines have had to reroute planes to avoid Ukraine and parts of Russia, while a … Read more