Teenagers can be the worst at times. It’s okay, I can say it because I used to be one. They’re moody, selfish, unpredictable and figuring out who they want to be in life – a very dangerous cocktail when you think about it. The last thing anyone wants is a teenager with any sort of entitlement or soapbox because things get out of hand quickly, as demonstrated in the stories we have in this blog. This week in financial blunders we show how teens can cost you much more money than just child-rearing costs.
Rates were microscopically higher yesterday as the market continues to move in slow motion. Economists forecast that consumer confidence has fallen for the fourth consecutive month, adding to the evidence of an economic slowdown.
What’s Up on Wall Street?
The Dow Jones Industrial Average increased 14.51 points (0.10) while the Nasdaq decreased 13.65 points (-0.41). Also, the S&P 500 fell 3.96 points (-0.25).
Here are some of today’s rates:
Here are a few links to some of today’s financial articles. Be sure to leave a comment below if you know of any additional financial articles that are trending today.