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Top 10 Personal Finance Articles of the Month — November 2022 

It’s time again for one of my favorite features here on Dyer News: a look at the top 10 personal finance articles of the month. Up first, we'll look at money in modern times and how inflation is impacting investments. Then, we'll look at some financial considerations. And finally we'll talk about simple pleasures, donating points and miles, and more. As usual, this month’s list includes a couple of Dyer...

U.S. Economy Added 263,000 Jobs in November 2022

Over the past several months, the United States economy has repeatedly offered mixed signals. Although gross domestic product results would suggest we're headed for a recession, the Federal Reserve has been forced to hike interest rates in a bid to slow inflation. Now, the latest figures also show that the economy continues to create jobs at a decent clip. According to the latest Bureau of Labor Statistics report, the U.S....

Money at 30: The 2022 Black Friday/Small Business Saturday Deals I Partook In

In the past, I've often talked about my disdain for Black Friday. Despite this, it turns out that I did a decent amount of shopping on this day... albeit from the comfort of my home. Moreover, as we headed out into the world on Small Business Saturday, there were more deals to find. Thus, I figured it was worth recapping some of the items I bought over the weekend and...

Rewards Credit Card Options for Holiday Travel

The Thanksgiving holiday may have brought a surge in travel — but it feels like it's just a warm-up for the main event next month. With many Americans looking to take the skies or the road this holiday season, there's no doubt that things will be busy. What's more, between inflation and increased demand, the cost of this travel could be higher than normal. Luckily, there are a few rewards credit...

Money at 30: It's Gift Card Shopping Season

In the unlikely event that you were somehow unaware, this upcoming Friday is what's long been known in the retail industry and popular culture as Black Friday. Traditionally, this has been the official start of the holiday shopping season. While that remains largely true, over the years, several retailers have started to play with the timeline and basically just used the term "Black Friday" to describe any supposedly better-than-normal sale...

American Express Introduces New Credit Card Approval Process

For some consumers, applying for a new credit card can be anxiety-inducing as there's a chance that they could not only be declined for the product but also have their credit impacted by the credit inquiry. To give these applicants better peace of mind, American Express is rolling out a new approval process. Amex has announced a new pilot program for its U.S. Personal Cards (meaning non-business cards) that will allow...

WalletHub Highlights 2022 Black Friday Trends and Best Deals

In just a few days, the 2022 holiday shopping season will officially kick off with Black Friday. Ahead of that date, the personal finance site WalletHub has released its latest annual report looking at the trends and top deals shoppers can expect this year. According to WalletHub's findings, the retailer with the largest average discounts this Black Friday is JC Penney. The well-known anchor store is no stranger to this...

Frontier Airlines Introduces "GoWild!" All-You-Can-Fly Annual Pass

Having lost out on the chance to acquire Spirit Airlines, Frontier is making a splash in a different way and offering flyers a unique opportunity. This week, the budget airline announced the launch of its GoWild! pass that essentially entitles passengers to 12 months of unlimited Frontier flights. What's more, for a limited time, the new pass can be purchased for $599 — which is a fraction of the $1,999...