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Before pulling money from your retirement account, ask yourself these 5 tough questions

Penalties for withdrawing funds early are waived temporarily, but caveats remain.

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Spam, biscuits and crawfish: These are most popular pandemic food delivery orders by state

Yelp digs into that takeout that people are craving across the country

by Nicole Lyn Pesce
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70% of people would rather watch movies at 亚游真人官方网站home, even if theaters reopen: survey

New survey suggests people will attend fewer concerts, movies and plays even after things reopen

by Nicole Lyn Pesce
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‘We needed each other in this crazy mess.’ Is the pandemic a good time to rescue a dog?

Animal rescues have seen a spike in adoptions and fosters, but what will happen when people eventually go back to work?

by Nicole Lyn Pesce
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What daily life during the pandemic looks like to people across the U.S., and beyond

MarketWatch asked readers to share pictures of what life during a pandemic looks like for them. Here are some of the images and stories they shared with us.

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The most successful way to make financial changes stick is one advice-givers don’t talk about

The coronavirus is changing our relationship with our money. But will it last?

by Ross Ellenhorn
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4 tips for sending Mother’s Day flowers during the pandemic

You can still find beautiful bouquets for Mother’s Day on May 10, but staffing and supply chain issues have hit florists hard.

by Nicole Lyn Pesce
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Working Americans need a way to automatically save for emergencies like COVID-19

To protect those most vulnerable economically from a future disaster like the COVID-19 pandemic, Congress should create an emergency savings plan for working Americans.

by John Pelletier
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This banker says big banks are getting it wrong by tightening their mortgage-refinancing standards right now

The Federal Reserve has been boosting liquidity for banks to encourage them to lend more; instead, they’re lending less.

by James R. Schenck
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1 in 7 Americans wouldn’t seek coronavirus treatment because it probably costs too much

A new poll finds many people fear that they can’t afford COVID-19 medical care

by Nicole Lyn Pesce
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Your bank could lower your credit-card limit — what to do if that happens

In most cases, banks can lower a customer’s credit limit without giving them advance notice.

by Jacob Passy
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Fight the ‘quarantine 15’ with free workouts from Peloton, Nike and others to help you stay active

14 fitness apps and streaming services that you can try at 亚游真人官方网站home for free

by Nicole Lyn Pesce
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84% of Americans say they need another stimulus check

1 in 3 Americans fear the first stimulus checks won’t sustain them for even a month. The coronavirus has hit income across all wealth brackets.

by Nicole Lyn Pesce
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This Earth Day, 5 ways to cut your 亚游真人官方网站home energy bill to protect the environment and save during the coronavirus pandemic

As Americans stay 亚游真人官方网站home during the coronavirus outbreak, their utility bills could go up if they’re not careful.

by Jacob Passy
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How to assemble Ikea’s famous Swedish meatballs in six steps

Ikea joins Disney, Burger King and DoubleTree Hotels in dishing a signature recipe for people to try in quarantine.

by Nicole Lyn Pesce
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Did coronavirus sideline your wedding plans? Some companies see a marketing opportunity during the lockdown

More than one in four couples said they rescheduled their planned ceremonies for 2021.

by Nicole Lyn Pesce
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This is the new frothy coffee craze the internet is buzzing about — and here’s how to make it

The pandemic’s first viral foodie craze, dalgona coffee, has people tapping their inner barista

by Nicole Lyn Pesce
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Burger King might give you a free Whopper if you can solve this math problem

The fast-food chain says it’s trying to feed minds as schools remain closed over the coronavirus

by Nicole Lyn Pesce
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The Devil Wears Joggers: Even Anna Wintour is living in sweatpants during the pandemic

Meanwhile, an LA Times column is getting slammed for telling people not to work from 亚游真人官方网站home in sweatpants

by Nicole Lyn Pesce
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The ultrarich are paying limo drivers to deliver mail from Manhattan to their Hamptons houses

Many fled their city apartments to ride out the COVID-19 pandemic on Long Island.

by Nicole Lyn Pesce