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Beckett Sports Card Hot / Cold

[Beckett] Welcome to another edition Beckett Sports Card Hot/Cold where we take a quick look at what’s hot and what’s not in sports cards and sports. If this time last week you hadn’t heard of Yermin Mercedes or Akil Baddoo, you would be far from alone. But with a full week of baseball under our belt, […]

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Beckett Sports Card Hot / Cold

[Beckett] Welcome to another edition Beckett Sports Card Hot/Cold where there’s no fooling around as we take a quick look at what’s hot and what’s not in sports cards and sports. This we gave us the monster known as 2020-21 Panini Prizm Basketball. With 2021 Topps Heritage Baseball and 2020-21 Upper Deck Series 2 Hockey still fresh on collectors’ minds, […]

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76 all-cash offers on one home. The housing madness shows no signs of slowing

(CNN) Ellen Coleman had never received so many offers on a house in her 15 years of selling real estate. She listed a fixer-upper in suburban Washington, DC for $275,000 on a Thursday. By Sunday evening, she had 88 offers. “The offers just kept coming,” she said. “I felt like Lucy with the chocolates. I’m thinking, […]

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Beckett Sports Card Hot / Cold

[Beckett] Welcome to another Beckett Sports Card Hot/Cold where we take a quick look at what’s hot and what’s on a downward turn in sports cards and sports. Who’s ready for some baseball? While cities around the United States make plans for what the regular season will look like, players are working off some rust […]

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Beckett Sports Card Hot / Cold

[Beckett] Welcome to another Beckett Sports Card Hot/Cold where we take a quick look at what’s driving things and what’s being left behind in sports cards and sports. It has been out for a couple of weeks now, but 2021 Topps Series 1 Baseball is still proving to drive things. And that’s pretty typical for the set […]

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Mortgage rates fall to yet another record low

(CNN) Mortgage rates fell to another record low last week, for the 15th time this year. The average interest rate on a 30-year fixed-rate mortgage dropped to 2.67%, according to Freddie Mac. That’s the lowest level in the nearly 50 years of the mortgage giant’s survey. The 15-year fixed-rate mortgage dropped to 2.21%. This new low comes as […]

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Beckett Sports Card Hot / Cold

[Beckett] It’s another Beckett Sports Card Hot/Cold where we take a quick look at what’s lava and what’s icy in the worlds of sports and sports cards. On the field, it wasn’t a very eventful week. On the hobby side, it was a big one, though. Some major sets came out and things starting to […]

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I thought refinancing my home could save me money, but after doing the math I found it wasn’t worth it after all

[Business Insider] I recently considered refinancing the mortgage on my new home but ultimately decided against it because the math didn’t make sense.If I rolled closing costs into my new loan, my monthly payment would have gone up.I considered paying the closing costs up front, but a formula showed me I wouldn’t reach my break-even […]

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