Money

Inflation rates are up, and it might affect things at home....
Aimee Cobabe

How much is inflation impacting those in Utah on a lower income?

Inflation in Utah has increased by 15.4% compared to January 2021, according to new inflation numbers.
3 days ago
FILE - A hiring sign is displayed at a restaurant in Schaumburg, Ill., Friday, April 1, 2022.  More...
PAUL WISEMAN AP Economics Writer

US unemployment claims rise by 14,000 to 262,000

The four-week average for claims, which smooths out weekly ups and downs, rose by 4,500 to 252,000, also the highest since November.
5 days ago
Breeze Airways...
Mark Jones

Breeze Airways announces additional flights out of Provo Airport

PROVO, Utah — Less than a week after beginning non-stop service to San Francisco, Breeze Airways announced Wednesday two additional flights out of Provo Airport. Starting Nov. 2, the Utah-based airline will offer non-stop service from Provo to Phoenix twice a week (Wednesday and Saturday). The airline will also offer a one-stop/no-plane change service to […]
5 days ago
french fries are pictured. Inflation is raising lunch prices...
Samantha Herrera

Is inflation hurting your lunch plans?

High costs from inflation may be messing with your lunch. Some restaurants have had to raise prices to deal with high ingredient costs.
5 days ago
Allegiant Airlines...
Mark Jones

Allegiant Air plans to hire 60 flight attendants for its new Provo base

Allegiant Air hire 60 new flight attendants for its new base of operations in Provo.
7 days ago
A hiring sign...
PAUL WISEMAN AP Economics Writer

Local economist says ‘great jobs report’ showed US employers added 528,000 jobs

Friday's jobs report comes at a critical moment for President Biden, who has maintained that the economy is slowing down, not heading into a recession.
11 days ago
BYU study COVID money...
Curt Gresseth

Living paycheck to paycheck? Saving tips as sound as a dollar.

Are you among the 60% of Americans now living paycheck to paycheck. A certified financial planner shares tips on cutting your money waste.
12 days ago
equifax...
By Alexandra Peers, CNN Business

Equifax issued wrong credit scores for millions of consumers

In certain cases the errors were significant enough that some would-be borrowers may have been wrongfully denied credit,
12 days ago
Rocky Mountain Power...
Chris Jacobs

Rocky Mountain Power shares tips and tricks to save money on electricity.

Rocky Mountain Power shares tips on how to save on your electricity bill. Among those tips is to turn your air conditioner down during peak hours.
13 days ago
Tooele tax...
Chris Jacobs

Tooele residents may see substantial property tax increase

Dave and Dujanovic dive into whether the cost of property tax makes owning a home worth it, following an outcry in Tooele about high property tax.
20 days ago
travel credit card...
Mark Jackson

New poll says 1 in 3 people overspend on travel reward cards

Those announcements on airplanes about buying a travel credit card? It looks like many Americans get them, and then go into debt.
20 days ago
FILE - Sunlight shines on the facade of the New York Stock Exchange, Friday, July 8, 2022, in New Y...
Associated Press

News from Walmart sends US markets tumbling

Stocks were dragged lower Tuesday after a warning from corporate giant Walmart that inflation is negatively impacting American consumers' spending power.
21 days ago
Utah credit card debt...
Simone Seikaly

Utahns and credit card debt – one expert says it’s unsustainable

A survey by WalletHub shows Utah at number 18 for states in America when it comes to the amount of credit card debt carried by residents.
21 days ago
Starbucks unionize Utah...
Mark Jones

Salt Lake City Starbucks becomes second store in Utah to unionize

On Tuesday, a Salt Lake City Starbucks became the second store in Utah to unionize after winning unanimous vote, 9-0.
27 days ago
Utah gas station Chevron...
Samantha Herrera

Springville gas station lowers prices for a day to ‘show they care’

A Springville gas station is showing its appreciation to customers by rolling back gas prices for the day.
1 month ago
Utah airbnb rentals rising interest rates affecting millennial home buyers...
Britt Johnson

Salt Lake County had lowest home sales in a decade, what does it mean?

Steve Perry, president of the Salt Lake Board of Realtors, says there were a number of issues that led to Salt Lake County reporting the lowest home sales in 10 years.
1 month ago
Utah gas prices...
Kira Hoffelmeyer

Why are Utah gas prices higher than Wyoming and Colorado?

Transfering crude oil, the portion of the state you live in, and where the oil comes from all affect gas prices in Utah.
1 month ago
Traffic moves alone an interstate. Transportation costs eat up Utahn's paycheck according to new da...
Heather Kelly

Utahns are paying more money for transportation and rent than almost all other states

New data from NiceRX showed that Utahns are paying 5.41% of their annual income to cover transportation costs like gas or public transit fees.
1 month ago
Stack of coins growing into a large jar. USU made a financial resources webpage...
Samantha Herrera

USU creates webpage to help people combat inflation

Utah State University Extension created a webpage for financial resources aimed at helping people navigate rising prices.
1 month ago
crumbl cookies...
Mark Jones

Crumbl Cookies files lawsuit against two competitors over trademark rights

SALT LAKE CITY — Earlier this year, Crumbl Cookies filed a pair of federal lawsuits against two other cookie companies for trademark infringements. According to court documents, both lawsuits were filed May 10 in Utah District Court. One lawsuit was filed against Crave Cookies and the other against Dirty Dough. Both lawsuits claim the packaging […]
1 month ago
Black Rifle Coffee Company is in hot water for a partnership announced the day after a deadly shoot...
Lindsay Aerts

Black Rifle Coffee, Dallas Cowboys take heat for timing of business partnership

The timing of a business partnership between Utah-based Black Rifle Coffee and the Dallas Cowboys has generated a lot of emotions on social media.
1 month ago
A woman pumps gas at a gas station....
Britt Johnson

Could a gas strike work? One expert doubts it

A gas strike effort by Tucson residents caught social media attention recently, but could a strike actually drive prices down?
1 month ago
second job inflation...
Heather Kelly

Many are getting second (and even a third) job to keep up with inflation

More people are getting a second job, said Bankrate.com, because inflation has them dipping into their discretionary funds.
2 months ago
interest hike...
Becky Bruce

Utah economist explains the reason behind interest rate increase

Robert Spendlove, an economist with Zions Bank, talked to KSL NewsRadio about the three-quarters of a percent interest rate increase.
2 months ago

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