House Prices Rise 1.6% in Second Quarter of 2017 Buying a house is increasingly becoming unaffordable for Americans as houses continue to get more expensive across the United States. The Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) has just revealed that the House Price Index (HPI), which tracks average home prices, is increasing across the country.
Secret Service Running Short on Money to Pay Agents The United States Secret Service is facing a funds shortfall as it runs out of money to pay its agents protecting the President and his family.
The Expanding Gig Economy Also Has Its Downsides A retirement-benefits information website, Plan Sponsor, has recently carried out a survey on “gig jobs” to determine the benefits that “gig workers” receive in the “gig economy.”
Report Finds American Renters Are Cost-Burdened The latest research on American renters finds that rent costs are burdening a growing number of Americans who are choosing to rent housing, as opposed to buying.
Violent Crimes Increased in California in 2016, Latest Data Reveals The state of California released the latest crime statistics for 2016, which revealed an increase in violent crimes in the state.
On the campaign trail, Donald Trump made tackling America’s opioid addiction and prescription painkiller epidemic a major plank of his platform. And just recently, President Trump declared the opioid epidemic a national emergency.