Buyers with deep pockets flock to London’s Hampstead, where Harry Styles and Benedict Cumberbatch own homes

Italian-born fashion designer Mara Girone, 46, and her British husband, Mark Tyers, 47, moved to the village of Hampstead in 2017 with their two children. The village is less than half a mile from Hampstead Heath, a 790-hectare area of ​​woods and ponds, and the heath and surrounding areas are a popular respite for Londoners … Read more

What is a pension really like?

We hear a lot about how prepared (or poorly prepared) people are for retirement. But what is life really like for humans in retirement? A fascinating new study from the Age Wave research and consulting firm and Edward Jones, a financial firm – “Longevity and the New Retirement” – asked retirees. I’m sorry to tell … Read more

Will Apple come to the rescue of a fighting Tesla rival?

The next few months will be crucial for Canoo (GOEV) – Download Canoo Inc. Class A reportupstart manufacturer of electric cars. Its horizon, like most automakers, is currently blurred by a cascade of problems. Semiconductor shortages are getting worse, supply chain disruptions continue with shutdowns in cities across China, and commodity prices remain high due … Read more

George Soros supports betting on Rivian as Ford delivers bad news

Rivian (RIVN) – Download Rivian Automotive, Inc. Class A report got scared, but the electric car manufacturer made up for it. The young manufacturer of electric SUVs and pickups has just cleared up some of the many doubts that hang over its short-term future. The Irvine, California-based company confirmed its production target of 25,000 vehicles … Read more

Empty owners are not saving up for retirement as they promised. It’s a problem.

Currently, a person 50 years or older can save as much as $ 27,000 a year in a 401 (k) and $ 7,000 in an IRA or Roth IRA. Photo illustration of Barron’s staff; (reference) Dreamstime (4) Text size Many parents intend to help children pay for college and cover hundreds of thousands of dollars … Read more

Best iPhone deals 2022: Top contract offers on iPhone 13, 13 Pro, 13 mini, and more

Buying a new smartphone is rarely a fun experience. However, when it comes to new iPhone deals, Apple fans are spoiled, as there are a wealth of affordable options on the whole range of devices so you’re not overpaying on your contract or being underserved with the amount of data you use. But which one … Read more

How to have the edge over other prospective tenants when trying to rent in California

California renters struggling to find a place to live The housing market is competitive in Los Angeles, and now finding a place to rent just got harder. LOS ANGELES – From apartments to condos and townhomes to houses, finding the perfect place to live is getting harder. Finding an available place does not mean you … Read more

After mom died, my sister made awful phone calls

DEAR MISS MANNERS: My sister is a deeply unhappy person, always on the lookout for some reason to be offended. Everyone in the family has always tiptoed around her and tried to read her mind, lest we failed to fulfill her unspoken expectations. We all struggled to be absolutely perfect in order to keep the … Read more

Royal Caribbean’s New CEO Talks Profit, Debt, and Consumers’ Post-Covid Mindset

Royal Caribbean CEO Jason Liberty credits the cruise operator’s relationships with its bankers as a key to getting ‘affordable capital’ to keep it afloat during the pandemic. Here, Royal’s Anthem of the Seas cruise ship in Scotland last year. Jeff J Mitchell / Getty Images Text size There are signs that the cruise industry, which … Read more

He was not actually dead, which was awkward

DEAR MISS MANNERS: A few days ago, my mother-in-law informed me of the death of her husband’s brother. I passed along the news to more distant relatives who needed to be informed. A day later, however, my father-in-law told us that the brother in question was not actually dead. I updated the relatives, but I … Read more