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Ari and TR Brooks stood on the land where their new home would be built the day they agreed to buy it back in February of 2021. But the home is still not completed and mortgage rates have risen dramatically. TR Brooks hide caption

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The pain of rising mortgage rates when you're waiting for your home to be built

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President Joe Biden delivered remarks at an event in the Port of Los Angeles, touching on inflated gas prices. Mario Tama/Getty Images hide caption

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What's causing inflation? One expert walks through some of the factors

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The flooding of the Saint John River in 2019 marks the second consecutive year of major flooding. Marc Guitard/Getty Images hide caption

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Climate Change Is Tough On Personal Finances

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A gold plated souvenir cryptocurrency Tether (USDT) coin arranged beside a screen displaying US dollar notes. JUSTIN TALLIS/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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Brandon Schwedes of Port Orange, Fla., with his 11-year-old daughter and 8-year-old son. Schwedes had to move this year when the landlord dramatically raised the rent, then was outbid before finding another place he could afford. Brandon Schwedes hide caption

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The housing market squeeze pushes renters into bidding wars

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A "For Lease" sign is posted in front of a house available for rent on March 15, 2022 in Los Angeles, California. Mario Tama/Getty Images hide caption

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A visual representation of the digital Cryptocurrency, Bitcoin. A new report says the technology's security is vulnerable. Dan Kitwood/Getty Images hide caption

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Cryptocurrency tech is vulnerable to tampering, a DARPA analysis finds

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Nick Schmidt poses with his wife after picking up his brand new electric F-150. Schmidt was the first buyer to get the F-150 Lightning as auto makers are betting billions in an electric future. Courtesy of Nick Schmidt hide caption

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He's the first buyer of the electric F-150. Why he's the future of the car industry

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Students from George Washington University wear their graduation gowns outside the White House in May. Stefani Reynolds/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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Americans support student loan forgiveness, but would rather rein in college costs

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Who actually pays with buy now, pay later companies like Klarna and Affirm

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