Mary Meisenzahl/Insider Costco said it has no plans to raise the price of its membership or its $ 1.50 hot dog combo at this time. Costco exec Bob Nelson warned that membership fee hikes could come in the near future, though. Costco recently raised prices on some goods, but Nelson said the company wants to […]
F1 is the biggest party weekend of the year in Singapore, but it’ll easily set you back thousands of dollars. We broke down the prices.
Race winner Sebastian Vettel of Germany and Ferrari and second placed Charles Leclerc of Monaco and Ferrari celebrate with their team during the F1 Grand Prix of Singapore at Marina Bay Street Circuit on September 22, 2019 in Singapore. Lars Baron / Staff / Getty Images The 2022 F1 Singapore Grand Prix is taking place […]
Trump accused Biden of scheming to keep gas prices down but they’ve been in steady decline for months: ‘Right after the election it’s going to double’
Former President Donald Trump takes the stage at a campaign rally in Youngstown, Ohio., Saturday, Sept. 17, 2022. AP Photo/Tom E. Puskar Former President Donald Trump slammed President Joe Biden for lowering gas prices. Trump claimed the decrease was a politically motivated scheme. "Right after the election, it's going to double up and go higher […]
California sues Amazon for preventing third-party sellers offering cheaper prices elsewhere
Amazon still can't avoid lawsuits over third-party prices. The New York Timesreports California has filed an antitrust lawsuit accusing Amazon of violating both the Cartwright Act and state competition law through its pricing rules. The internet giant is stifling competition by preventing sellers from offering lower prices on other sites, according to Attorney General Rob […]
Germany commits $67 billion to aid energy companies hurt by soaring prices as European countries work to combat crisis
Cooling towers at Uniper's coal-fired power plant in Germany. Fabian Strauch/picture alliance via Getty Images Germany pledged €67 billion ($ 66.9 billion) in funding to assist utility companies, the FT reported. The money will be redeployed from a COVID-19 bailout fund established to help companies avoid insolvency. Gas importers have been forced to pay higher […]
Used cars are getting cheaper. Here’s a breakdown of how prices have moved from Scions to Jeeps.
A used car lot is shown Friday, June 10, 2022, in Salt Lake City. Rick Bowmer/AP Photo Pre-owned car prices sank 4% in August to the lowest since last September, according to Manheim data. Waning demand will make for "an absolute vortex of deflation" at used car lots, one expert tweeted. But while prices are […]
The European Central Bank pulled the trigger on a record interest rate hike as Europe battles a Russian energy crisis and spiraling food prices
ECB president Christine Lagarde has presided over two consecutive interest rate hikes. Philipp von Ditfurth/Getty Images The European Central Bank just pulled the trigger on its biggest interest rate hike. The central bank increased rates by 75 basis points, and signaled further hikes. Economies around the world are raising rates as they battle to keep […]
Fewer Democrats are calling for Biden to forgo a 2024 reelection campaign, buoyed by his legislative victories and falling gas prices: report
President Joe Biden speaks with reporters on the South Lawn of the White House on September 1, 2022. AP Photo/Susan Walsh Talk of an primary challenge to President Biden has all by evaporated in recent weeks, per WaPo. Earlier this year, some in the party felt despondent about the Democratic agenda in Congress. Since then, […]
Lumber prices decline to a new 2022 low as Goldman warns housing market has further room to fall
A discounted batch of planks is seen as people shop for lumber at a Home Depot store in Alhambra, California on May 4, 2022. FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP via Getty Images Lumber prices fell 4% to a new 2022 low on Tuesday as the housing market continues to cool off. The decline came on the same […]
Fantasy Premier League tips: New player prices – How much do Almiron and Suarez cost?
With the potential for goals and assists, Suarez could be considered a steal at just £6.5million in FPL. Meanwhile, there is even better value to be found at St James’ Park after Newcastle shattered their club transfer record for Miguel Almiron. The Paraguayan will hopefully solve the Magpies’ attacking issues and will also be a […]