Tagged: Inflation

US Unemployment Claims Inch Higher, but Remain Very Low

US Unemployment Claims Inch Higher, but Remain Very Low

Restaurants & Food

Fed officials have warned that the unemployment rate will likely have to rise as part of their fight against rising prices, and the most recent government jobs report likely snuffed out any hope that the Fed would pause rate increases when it meets in next week. read more >

Is Inflation Affecting Travel Points and Miles?

Is Inflation Affecting Travel Points and Miles?

Banking & FinanceTransportation

Rewards programs regularly increase award prices, which are the number of points or miles needed to book a hotel night or flight. That practice devalues these currencies over time and renders customers' collection of points and miles less useful. Yet, interestingly, the opposite effect seems to be happening this year. read more >