Welcome to the latest Financial Friday Round-Up, our weekly column filled with the best things for you to read, watch or listen to regarding finance around the web. Below you will find articles on how to buy stocks, peaking inflation rates, diversity in crypto and more.
Money ran a beginner’s guide this week about how to invest in the stock market. For a great way to explain the market to anyone who wants to learn, check out this piece.
A report on Thursday from the Bureau of Economic Analysis may hold better news than expected — Business Insider ran the numbers and reports that inflation rates may have actually cooled in May. Check out this piece for the details.
Starting a business typically involves prohibitive costs at the beginning. Worth published a useful piece for anyone starting out in entrepreneurship by guiding them through everything from budgeting to tax deductions.
Planet Money dedicated an episode this week to examining the fact that Black consumers are more likely to own crypto than white consumers. Could these risky digital assets actually drive racial equity and increase Black wealth? Check out this episode to learn more.