Personal Finance Daily: Home prices rise at record pace for 4th consecutive month, but economists aren’t worried yet about the housing market and what’s on the vaccinated consumer’s shopping list

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My soon-to-be ex-wife received $8K in unemployment — and spent it. How can I stop her from getting her hands on my money?

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You could buy NFL legend Emmitt Smith’s Dallas mansion for $2.2 million — and get a private dinner with him

NFL great Emmitt Smith is selling his longtime home in Dallas for $2.2 million, a number chosen in honor of the number he wore during his Hall of Fame career. Read More

Home prices rise at record pace for 4th consecutive month, but economists aren’t worried about the housing market — yet

Americans’ home-buying power remains strong, even as home prices hit all-time highs across most of the country. Read More

Child tax credit payments are reducing hunger and child poverty. But can families keep banking on them?

The enhanced payments are currently set to expire at the end of the year, and now there’s debate about whether they should continue. Read More

The vaccinated consumer’s shopping list includes gourmet pasta sauce, Greek yogurt and Godiva chocolate, according to a new survey

A market researcher has delved into the consumer preferences among those who have gotten their COVID-19 shot. And don’t forget the Beyond Meat burgers, either… Read More

When someone you love has low health literacy, you need to step in — here’s how

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New York health-care workers who are fired for refusing to be vaccinated won’t be eligible for unemployment benefits — in most cases

Hospital, adult care and long-term care workers had until Monday to get an initial COVID-19 vaccine dose. Read More

Bank robbers stole $600K after kidnapping branch workers they followed home with tracking devices

Three Memphis thieves were accused of forcing the employees to open the bank branches after grabbing them at their homes. Read More

The 2022 Infiniti QX55: A handsome, athletic, luxury people-mover

Infiniti has taken the wraps off an all-new model, a compact, luxury 4-door crossover SUV with a fastback coupe-like design akin to the BMW X4 and Mercedes-Benz GLC. Read More

5 ways women can get an edge on building wealth

Women are paid less and are more likely to leave the workforce to take care of loved ones. Here’s how to combat some of the investing disadvantages that impact women. Read More

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