Need to Charge Your Phone? ‘Urine’ Luck

Personal Finance

Need to Charge Your Phone? ‘Urine’ Luck

Need to Charge Your Phone? ‘Urine’ Luck

“I need to pee.” “My phone is dying.” They’re such familiar phrases — everyday mini-crises of modern life, and that makes them a perfect match. It’s one made not in heaven but in a British laboratory. And what a beautiful scientific marriage it is. Scientists have for the first time recharged a smartphone with urine,... Read More

What Is the Average Used Car Loan Rate?

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What Is the Average Used Car Loan Rate?

What Is the Average Used Car Loan Rate?

More people are opting to lease their new set of wheels instead of purchase them, according to Q1 2016 data from Experian. The number of auto loans grew to an all-time high, with leasing surpassing 30% of all new consumer vehicle sales. But the interest rates consumers are getting on these loans has stayed low, especially for used cars. In fact,... Read More

7 TV Characters With Debt Problems

Personal Finance

7 TV Characters With Debt Problems

7 TV Characters With Debt Problems

Many people face debt problems. Whether they’re caused by overspending on credit cards, too much student loan debt or expensive medical procedures, debt problems are so pervasive that they even find their way onto our TV screens. Here are seven television sitcom characters whose debt problems you might just recognize. 1. Joey Tribbiani, Friends Part... Read More

The New Tool That Could Help You Have a More Enjoyable Flight

Personal Finance

The New Tool That Could Help You Have a More Enjoyable Flight

The New Tool That Could Help You Have a More Enjoyable Flight

TripAdvisor is adding an airline review platform to its already burgeoning advice on accommodations, restaurants and attractions in 48 countries. The new platform includes both American and international carriers, so for those about to book a trip to Buenos Aires, for instance, TripAdvisor’s new airline platform could help you get a better idea of whether it’s worth it to pay extra for Aeromexico or... Read More

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