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These Couples Sold Their Homes and Now Live in Luxury RVs All Year

One couple bought their 44-ft second hand motorhome for only $170,000. The luxury RVs are equipped with multiple TVs, a king-size bed, dishwasher and fridge-freezer. The couples have visited attractions including the Grand Canyon, Salt Lake City and Yellowstone. Lindsey and Bruce Roberts from Dallas, Texas, had only planned to visit Alaska for six weeks …

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Just keep your returns: Stores weigh paying you not to bring back unwanted items

In recent weeks, some of the biggest store chains, including Target (TGT), walmart, (WMT) gap (GPS), American Eagle Outfitters (AEO) and others have reported in their latest earnings calls that they have too much inventory of stuff ranging from workout clothes, spring-time jackets and hoodies to garden furniture and bulky kids’ toys. It’s costing them …

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Gold continues to drift lower as focus remains on rate hikes and recession

Chairman Powell&’s testimony before Congress this week painted a dire economic outlook which will include the continued contraction of the national GDP coupled with continued interest rate hikes. During his testimony, it was evident that there was a subtle difference in his word track that was uncharacteristic and a dramatic change from his usual …

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Here’s how much the average working boomer has saved for retirement

Three news items that say a lot about the retirement crisis facing Americans and what we can do about it—if we want to. The first is a survey of 1,000 working Americans conducted recently showing much, or little, they have saved for retirement. And the picture isn’t so much bleak as devastating. Less than half …

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Bank of America, Citigroup, JPMorgan screen poorly in Fed’s 2022 stress test (NYSE:JPM)

yongyuan/iStock via Getty Images As a result of this year’s DFAST (Dodd-Frank Act Stress Test), Bank of America (NYSE:BAC), Citigroup (NYSE:VS), and JPMorgan Chase (NYSE:JPM) may have to raise their internal target ratios and hold off on stock buybacks to increase their Common Equity Tier 1 ratios, analysts said. While some banks fared better than …

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US bans Juul but young vapers are already switching to newer products | E-cigarettes

This week, the US effectively banned Juul after the Food and Drug Administration ordered the e-cigarette maker to remove its popular products from the marketplace. Experts have hailed the move as significant. But they are also concerned that such efforts are failing to keep up with a fast-moving vaping industry – one where young people …

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Woman Was Hospitalized, Fears Liver Damage After Eating

Meal delivery brand Daily Harvest posted a recall notice June 19 about its lentil crumbles product. Customers on social media had been reporting pain, liver problems, and fever after eating the lentils. One woman said she was hospitalized and has lingering symptoms, and many shared similar stories of severe reactions. Loading Something is loading. Meal …

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US bans Juul but young vapers are already switching to newer products | E-cigarettes

This week, the US effectively banned Juul after the Food and Drug Administration ordered the e-cigarette maker to remove its popular products from the marketplace. Experts have hailed the move as significant. But they are also concerned that such efforts are failing to keep up with a fast-moving vaping industry – one where young people …

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Juul can temporarily keep selling its vaping products in the US

Juul has successfully convinced the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia to delay the Food and Drug Administration’s ban on its products. The agency recently banned Juul from selling and distributing its e-cigarette pens and pods in the US after a comprehensive two-year review. It ordered the company to remove its …

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Bitcoin may still see ‘wild’ weekend as BTC price avoids key $22K zone

bitcoin (BTC) focused on $21,000 into the weekend amid warnings that volatility could still consume the market before Monday. BTC/USD 1-hour candle chart (Bitstamp). Source: TradingView S&P 500 sees second best week of 2022 Data from Cointelegraph Markets Pro and TradingView showed BTC/USD broadly higher in its recent trading range after US stocks ended the …

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