With interest rates soaring, these cherished personal finance rules are invalid

With interest rates soaring, these cherished personal finance rules are invalid

Low interest rates have ruled personal finance for more than a dozen years, and those who paid attention were bigtime winners. But that chapter in the financial history of Canada is over. As in, over. Toast. Finito. To counter inflation, interest rates are rising at an alarming pace. As a result, we need a rethink … Read more

Holland America Line Sees a Surge in Demand for Alaska Cruising; Bookings to the Great Land hit the highest levels since pre-pandemic

Holland America Line Sees a Surge in Demand for Alaska Cruising;  Bookings to the Great Land hit the highest levels since pre-pandemic

SEATTLE– With pent up demand and the US Independence Day travel rush approaching, premium cruise line Holland America Line is reporting a surge in interest for Alaskaexperiencing the highest booking levels for Alaska cruising to the bucket list travel destination during the month of June since before the COVID-19 pandemic. Alaska cruising growing as more … Read more

Fed’s Bullard says US economy should continue to grow in coming quarters

Fed’s Bullard says US economy should continue to grow in coming quarters

The US economy should continue to grow in the coming several months, said St. Louis Fed President James Bullard on Monday, playing down fear of a severe recession that some economists and market pros view as inevitable in the face of the central bank’s war against too-hot inflation. “On GDP growth, I think that the … Read more