High inflation prompts older Americans to tap savings, take on debt

MStudioImages | E + | Getty Images For many older Americans, record high prices are jeopardizing their financial security just as they approach or live in retirement, according to a recent survey from The Senior Citizens League, a nonpartisan senior group. The online survey was conducted online in the first quarter and included 3,056 participants, … Read more

Hong Kong urges residents fretting over Covid measures not to panic

Hong Kong’s government said any decision to impose a Covid-19 lockdown would take into account the global financial hub’s status and ensure basic needs, and it urged anxious residents who thronged supermarkets this week not to panic. Health authorities are due to report more than 50,000 new infections on Wednesday, setting a new daily record, … Read more