Money Matters

Richest current Republican politicians in Congress

Stacker ranked current Republican politicians in Congress by their total estimated net worth using a database compiled by Insider from congressional disclosure reports.  

Richest current Democratic politicians in Congress

Using a database compiled by Insider from congressional disclosure reports, Stacker ranked current Democratic politicians in Congress by their total estimated net worth.  

5 ways tech innovation has changed skilled trade jobs

ServiceTitan examined how technological innovations have transformed jobs in the trade industries.   

Americans are Turning to Side Hustles to Combat Inflation

(Family Features) As inflation increases, many Americans are looking for ways to make some extra cash. The rise of the gig economy and a variety of side hustle options may be a solution for some.

How college tuition in the US compares to the rest of the world

EDsmart analyzed recent data that shows higher education tuition costs in the United States are higher than in any other nation except for one: England.

Planning for Winter Expenses Pays Off

(NewsUSA) - Winter is coming. And so are winter expenses. Planning ahead for inevitable winter expenses, from holiday shopping to home winterization, can save you time and stress as well as …

How to Make the Most of Your Money During Inflation

(NewsUSA) - Financial inflation, whether you have experienced it before or this is your  first time, can seem frightening, and the rapid rise in prices of gas, groceries and consumer goods in …

4 Tax-Smart Strategies for Your Charitable Giving

(NewsUSA) - Are you one of the 68 percent?  Or maybe even the 17 percent? The former are those Americans who, despite the current economic uncertainty, intend to donate a similar amount of …

4 savvy holiday spending tips for a financially strong start to 2023

(BPT) - By Jason Gaughan, Head of Consumer Credit Card Products at Bank of AmericaThis year, shoppers are looking for ways to stretch their dollars throughout the holiday season so they can start …
Inflation is significantly stressing 75% of Americans—here's how they're making ends meet
Foothold Technology analyzed data from the Census Bureau's latest Household Pulse Survey, released Nov. 29, to determine how Americans are making ends meet during record-high inflation.
Money worries making the holidays less merry? 5 tips from a financial therapist to rein in financial anxiety
(BPT) - It's the most wonderful time of the year, and this season, consumers are prepared to spend extra on festive gatherings, gift-giving and spreading holiday cheer! However, the holiday hustle …
Best-performing stocks last week
Stacker compiled a list of the best performing S&P 500 stocks last week using data from IEX Cloud.
Worst-performing stocks last week
Stacker compiled a list of the worst performing S&P 500 stocks last week using data from IEX Cloud.
9 valuable collectibles you can invest in
Masterworks.io examined various collectibles and their sales over the past year and explored why people may choose to collect certain items.
Which colleges did the top 10 women CEOs graduate from?
Best Universities collected information on the schools that the top 10 women Fortune 500 CEOs attended, using company websites, news coverage, and LinkedIn.
25 richest people in America and how they did it
Stacker compiled a list of the 25 wealthiest people in the country and how they've maintained their fortune.
These 25 metro areas have the highest homeownership rates in the US
ZeroDown has gathered the 25 metro areas with some of the highest homeownership rates in the U.S., which are concentrated in the Midwest and South.  
States that collect the most in property taxes
Real estate platform ZeroDown looked at Census Bureau data to see how much revenues states collect in property taxes each year.
Richest people in the world
To learn about the wealthiest people in the world, Stacker compiled net worth data from Forbes' Billionaires List as of Nov. 9, 2022.

States scammed out of the most money

Stacker looked at which states were impacted most by scams in 2021 and the amount of money reported as lost using data from the Federal Trade Commission. This list includes all 50 states, Puerto Rico, and Washington D.C.