Asian stocks mixed, oil steady ahead of US 4th July holiday | business news

By ELAINE KURTENBACH, AP business writer BANGKOK (AP) – Stocks in Asia were mixed on Monday, while US futures fell ahead of the July 4 holiday in the US Benchmarks rose in Tokyo, Shanghai and Sydney but fell in Hong Kong and Seoul. Oil prices remained steady after rising sharply on Friday. Last week was … Read more

making sacrifices to survive | The star

PETALING JAYA: With inflation adding hundreds of ringgit to household spending, some families have been forced to make huge sacrifices for their health and sometimes even their children’s education just to cope. Some parents have stopped teaching their children or taking school buses, while others have resorted to foods high in carbohydrates and sugars while … Read more

Forget gas tax holidays. Bigger state tax cuts and stimulus checks are in the works

State Tax Cuts for Fiscal Year 2022-2023. getty President Joe Biden’s proposal for a three-month federal gas tax holiday — and his call for similar state gas tax holidays — has met with little traction. But that doesn’t mean inflation-stricken consumers won’t see tax breaks anytime soon. For the second straight year, states, bristling with … Read more

Inflation, Home Sales and GDP Top list of economic data for the week ending an ugly second quarter | Business

Few things say summer in America more than the 4th of July weekend. And as June draws to a close this week, investors and economists alike will get rid of a second quarter in which inflation raged and markets swooned. But before that can happen, the week starting Monday will offer some final reminders of … Read more

How much savings drivers have seen in 3 state breaks

President Joe Biden comments on efforts to bring down high gas prices at the Eisenhower Executive Office Building in Washington, DC on June 22, 2022. Jim Watson | AFP | Getty Images President Joe Biden has asked Congress to introduce a three-month federal gas tax holiday to ease drivers’ financial pain at the pump. He … Read more

Despite inflation, most Americans are planning a summer vacation

Despite inflation, travelers can still find value. Hawks Cay Resort As rising inflation continues to weigh on American households, many families are wondering if a summer vacation is possible this year. However, a recent survey by The vacationer shows that 80% of American adults plan to travel this summer. This includes the 45% who said … Read more