Latest Articles by Jacqueline

Nearly 70% of Parents Who Have Child Care Say Costs Put Strain on Monthly Budget
The coronavirus pandemic has changed almost everyone’s lives, but many parents have had to navigate especially choppy waters. With schools having sporadic periods of virtual learning and day cares sometimes closing due to outbreaks, some parents have needed to work from home without child care. At the same time, those ... Continue Reading
February 7, 2022
States That Needed Advance Child Tax Credit Payments the Most
In March 2021, Congress passed the American Rescue Plan, which — starting in July 2021 — provided families payments of up to $300 a month for each child younger than 6 and up to $250 a month for each child ages 6 to 17. The expanded program expired at the ... Continue Reading
January 24, 2022
25 Largest Banks in the U.S. — and the 25 Most Popular
The 25 largest banks in the U.S. have a combined $15.1 trillion in assets, according to the latest quarterly report from the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. (FDIC). Some of these major banks hold trillions of dollars in assets — like Chase Bank ($3.3 trillion) — while others hold billions — ... Continue Reading
December 21, 2021