Hacks For Saving Money While Holiday Shopping This Year

Hacks For Saving Money While Holiday Shopping This Year

Today, we’re launching a new series: Money Made Easy, where we focus on simple ways to manage your finances and save money. CNBC Select Contributor and financial advisor Kristin Merrick walks us through her best tips and tricks for saving while shopping during the holiday season. Check out the full interview featured on TODAY in … Read more

How to Save Money On Electric and Heating Bills

How to Save Money On Electric and Heating Bills

Winter is coming, as they say, and with colder weather on the horizon, consumers should be prepared to pay higher energy bills in the near future. In September, the year-over-year inflation rate for energy services such as gas and electricity was nearly 20%. According to a recent report by the US Energy Information Administration, about … Read more

Best Cash-Back Apps of 2022

Best Cash-Back Apps of 2022

With inflation comes the increasing costs of many basic items. According to the monthly Consumer Price Index report, consumers are paying 11% more for grocery items than they were last year. Your necessities like food and toiletries might be the most expensive you’ve seen, and the price tag hike can leave you feeling like you’re … Read more

IHG Credit Cards Offering Up To 140,000 Bonus Points

IHG Credit Cards Offering Up To 140,000 Bonus Points

SET UP REDIRECT FROM: https://www.cnbc.com/select/earn-bonus-points-with-ihg-rewards-club-premier-credit-card/ https://www.cnbc.com/select/earn-140000-bonus-points-free-night-ihg-premier-card/ Chase recently released new welcome bonuses for its three IHG co-branded travel rewards credit cards, offering bonus points to help consumers save on their fall travels. These cards are ideal for those who enjoy staying at properties within the Intercontinental Hotel Group (which includes Holiday Inn, Regent Hotels and … Read more

Consumer spending in India expected to be high this festive season: Report

The Fitch Ratings affiliate said that consumer spending will recover to pre-covid levels in 2022. HT

Indian consumers have expressed a strong desire to buy more discretionary products during the festive season while coming out of the pandemic, according to Deloitte’s Global State of Consumer Tracker. In the latest analysis by Deloitte, it shows that consumers are willing to increase spend on both travel and hotel stays. They intend to buy … Read more

6 Expenses Money Experts Are Cutting Back on During Inflation

6 Expenses Money Experts Are Cutting Back on During Inflation

So far, 2022 seems like the year of exorbitantly high prices for everything around us — from gas, food and travel to utility and housing costs. Although the latest numbers from August show that inflation has cooled down a bit, it’s still record-high and is expected to stay that way through the end of the … Read more

3 Tips for Spending Based on Your Values

3 Tips for Spending Based on Your Values

Select’s editorial team works independently to review financial products and write articles we think our readers will find useful. We earn a commission from affiliate partners on many offers, but not all offers on Select are from affiliate partners. Finding ways to maximize what you can do with your income is an important part of … Read more

Planning a big trip for the holidays? How to make sense of travel insurance.

Planning a big trip for the holidays?  How to make sense of travel insurance.

After years of wait and delays, many retirees are planning to travel for the holidays and winter months. ​Booking in advance can be a good way to secure lower prices, but how can you protect your travel investment? Travel insurance is part of the answer and there are different ways to book travel that can … Read more

High inflation may prompt consumers to change summer vacation plans

High inflation may prompt consumers to change summer vacation plans

Summer vacation plans could be in flux this year. This time, it’s not because of Covid-19. Instead, high prices due to inflation may prompt prospective travel goers to switch up their plans. In fact, 69% of adults who say they will take a vacation this summer anticipate changing their travel plans as prices have soared … Read more

How To Balance Spending Now And Saving For Later

How To Balance Spending Now And Saving For Later

Select’s editorial team works independently to review financial products and write articles we think our readers will find useful. We earn a commission from affiliate partners on many offers, but not all offers on Select are from affiliate partners. There’s a new trend on TikTok that involves people encouraging their viewers to spend all their … Read more