Happy Friday MarketWatchers. Don’t miss these top stories.
Anybody can say, ‘I’m a financial planner.’ Here’s how to dig deeper to tell what that really means.
There are some major differences between a financial adviser and a financial educator. Read More
A MacArthur ‘genius’ grant winner traces the housing market’s transition from exclusion to ‘predatory inclusion’
In this week’s Extra Credit we also look at student debt relief when schools close and the economic impact of limiting abortion access Read More
The Molson Coors company, long associated with beer, moves into spirits with Five Trail whiskey
Sales of American whiskey have soared by nearly 49% over the past five years, paving the way for the beer company’s spirits launch Read More
In 50 years, Walt Disney World went from $3.50 a ticket to a ‘luxury-priced destination’
As Walt Disney World celebrates its 50th anniversary, is a vacation there still affordable for middle-class households? Read More
Weekend reads: What if the U.S. were to default on its debt?
Other topics include promising energy stocks, one couple’s story of retiring in Panama, and Tesla’s coming onslaught of competition. Read More
Solar power is cheaper than ever, and Biden wants to expand it — 3 questions homeowners should ask
Congress is currently reviewing solar power tax credits and rebates. Read More
All the companies that are making or planning electric vehicles
Whether you’re looking for an electric car or a place to park investment money, here’s a master list of all the companies with existing and planned EVs. Read More
Is it a chicken sandwich? A taco? A gyro? With its latest menu item, Taco Bell creates too much confusion
Taco Bell’s Crispy Chicken Sandwich Taco is a bizarre take on the fast-food favorite Read More
Check out these bargain homes in Europe’s oldest university cities
The top university towns in Europe are known for their vibrancy, youthful atmosphere, and lively nightlife, but their popularity means that real estate prices can be high. Read More
A growing number of parents want to have their young children vaccinated as soon as possible
In mid-September, children accounted for roughly one quarter of weekly COVID-19 cases Read More