House GOP faces big difficulty overriding Biden investment rule veto

CNN — The House of Representatives is expected to vote on Thursday to try to override President Joe Biden’s veto of a measure to overturn retirement investing rules — an effort that faces great difficulty in a narrowly divided chamber. biden issued the first veto of his presidency A resolution passed on Monday overturns retirement … Read more

How NFTs Are Taxed: The IRS Plan

Digital artist FEWOCiOUS is auctioning five NFT artworks and five physical paintings and drawings on June 28, 2021 at Christie’s New York. Norm Galley | Getty Images Entertainment | Getty Images The IRS says it plans to tax some non-fungible tokens, or NFTs, as collectibles similar to works of art or gems — an approach … Read more

What a 25 basis point Fed rate hike means for you

What the Fed Funds Rate Means for You “The banking problems probably make a lot of people think twice,” said Diana Furchtgott-Roth, a George Washington University economics professor and former chief economist at the Labor Department. “People are less confident,” she said, referring to the wealth effect, or the fact that people spend less when … Read more

Debt ceiling: Here’s why Janet Yellen doesn’t think priority payments will avert a crash

CNN — At some point later this year, unless Congress takes action to address the debt ceiling, the U.S. will not be able to repay all of its debt in full and on time. While negotiations between House Republicans and the White House remain stalled, some GOP lawmakers are considering prioritizing certain payments in hopes … Read more

Biden’s first veto preserves 401(k) investing rules on ESG funds

Photographer: Samuel Corum/Bloomberg via Getty Images Biden vetoes keeping Labor Department’s ESG rules Biden’s veto reserved his government’s position on Monday. There don’t appear to be enough congressional votes to override the veto. Doing so would require a two-thirds vote in the House and Senate. ESG investing has grown in popularity in recent years, coming … Read more

What student loan borrowers need to know about the 2023 tax season

Prostock Studio | Stock | Getty Images You may not be able to claim the student loan interest deduction forward covid pandemicnearly 13 million taxpayers benefited Student Loan Interest Deductionwhich allows borrowers to deduct up to $2,500 a year from the interest they pay on private or federal student loans. The deductions for lowering adjusted … Read more

Biden vetoes retirement investment resolution for first time

CNN — On Monday, President Joe Biden issued the first veto of his presidency on a resolution to overturn a resolution. retirement investing rules This enables pension fund managers to consider the impact of climate change and other environmental, social and governance factors when selecting investments. Republican lawmakers led the push to pass the resolution … Read more

What to expect during the ‘credit crunch’ and how you can prepare for it

Tetra Pak Images | Tetra Pak Images | Getty Images this recent banking crisis triggers the “credit crunch“And the resulting negative impact on households, businesses and the U.S. economy. But what is a credit crunch and how can you prepare? Loans will be harder to get During a credit crunch, banks tighten their lending standards … Read more

Here’s an Important Lesson From Silicon Valley Banks and the Banking Crisis

People wait to withdraw funds outside Silicon Valley Bank headquarters in Santa Clara, California, on March 13, 2023, after the federal government intervened in the bank’s collapse. Nicolas Lepin | Anadolu Agency | Getty Images This is a turbulent time for consumers and financial markets as Silicon Valley Bank already rippling wider banking system. The … Read more

The Fed is expected to raise interest rates again.what this means to you

rate hike, one year later For its part, the Fed has raised its benchmark funds rate eight times in the last year to current levels between 4.5% and 4.75%. The federal funds rate, set by the central bank, is the rate at which banks borrow overnight. But Fed rates also directly and indirectly affect the … Read more