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Average Personal Loan Rates This Week: December 6, 2022 |  Rates remain stable

Average Personal Loan Rates This Week: December 6, 2022 | Rates remain stable

Insider’s experts choose the best products and services to help you make informed decisions with your money (here’s how). In some cases, we receive a commission from our partners, however, our opinions are our own. Terms apply to offers listed on this page. The overall average personal loan rate this week is 20.01%, up two …

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In the secondary market, stocks are discounted by 40% on average, according to an industry pro

In the secondary market, stocks are discounted by 40% on average, according to an industry pro

Earlier today, we spoke with Phil Haslett, co-founder and now Chief Strategy Officer of EquityZen, a 10-year-old New York-based secondary marketplace that connects accredited buyers to private company stocks that their owners – including founders, employees, and VCs – looking to sell. It’s a tough business to manage right now, competing with shares of publicly …

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What is the difference between the average and actual rate of return?

What is the difference between the average and actual rate of return?

If an investment advisor is touting an impressive average rate of return, beware, because losses can “hide” among gains and hurt your financial success. Let’s explore the meaning of the average rate of return versus the actual rate of return. Your most compelling reason for making an investment choice may very likely be based on …

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Inflation pushes U.S. household spending up $433 per month on average, Moody's says

Inflation pushes U.S. household spending up $433 per month on average, Moody’s says

People shop at a grocery store on June 10, 2022 in New York City. Spencer Platt | Getty Images The average U.S. household is spending $433 more per month on the same goods and services than a year ago, according to Moody’s Analytics analysis of October inflation data. Although down slightly from the monthly figure …

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This state has the best personal finance education in the US - you can tell by its average credit score

This state has the best personal finance education in the US – you can tell by its average credit score

Financial literacy is key to managing money, but how well are states preparing their students? Tennessee tops the list of US states that offer the best financial education to its residents, according to a new report from financial services firm OneMain Financial. More than 99% of public high school students in Tennessee have what is …

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