Tag: Consumer Deals

How to get Amazon Prime for free — or at a major discount — right now

MarketWatch has highlighted these products and services because we think readers will find them useful. We may earn a commission if you buy products through our links, but our recommendations are independent of any compensation that we may receive. Amazon just announced that Amazon Prime Day — a massive two-day sale on the site — […]

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What’s the secret to old age?

The last time I interviewed Ken Dychtwald, psychologist, gerontologist and founder and chief executive of Age Wave, a consulting and research company, he said: “When some people retire, they struggle with their identity, relationships and activity. Many feel unsettled, anxious or even bored, but eventually they realize that relationships, wellness and purpose really matter — […]

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Opinion: Don’t expect an economic boom, because there’s little pent-up consumer demand

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (Project Syndicate)—As the second vaccine shot went into my arm, I could almost taste the instant gratification of deferred desires. Having done without for nearly a year, it was time to indulge. While I was lucky enough—actually, old enough—to be included in the first wave of inoculations, the rest of America is […]

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