Some homebuyers face a mortgage “repayment shock.” Here are ways to save

Noel Hendrickson / Getty Images even with Signs that the housing market is coolingHomebuyers are still feeling the pinch of high prices and high interest rates. The average rate on a 30-year fixed rate mortgage is 6.7% As of Friday, up from 3.3% at the start of 2022, according to Mortgage News Daily. Alongside that, … Read more

Google CEO Pichai answers questions about cost cuts at All Hands Meeting

Alphabet CEO Sundar Pichai points during a session at the annual meeting of the World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos, on January 22, 2020. Fabrice Cofferini | AFP | Getty Images as such The Google Trying to navigate an unfamiliar environment of slowing growth, cutting costs and opposing employees about cultural changes, CEO Sundar Pichai … Read more

Semiconductor alliances between the United States and Asia can hold back China

Analysts told CNBC that leading chip makers, including the United States, are forming alliances, in part to secure the semiconductor supply chain and prevent China from being up-to-date. Places like the United States, South Korea, Japan and Taiwan, which have strong semiconductor industries, have sought partnerships around biotechnology. “The direct cause of all of this … Read more

Federal Reserve hike, Bank of Japan, interest rates, currencies

Oil prices rise after Fed raises rates, demand concerns remain Oil prices rose after the third consecutive rate hike by the Federal Reserve. Reuters also I mentioned Chinese refineries They expect the country to release up to 15 million tons of oil product export quotas for the rest of the year, citing people familiar with … Read more