Carnival Cruise Line adds an all-inclusive offer

At first glance, cruises look like an all-inclusive vacation. The reality is that although some cruise lines offer all-inclusive packages (Norwegian Cruise Line (NCLH) – Get the report from Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd. notably), Royal Caribbean International (RLC) – Get the Royal Caribbean Group Report and Carnival Cruise Lines (CCA) – Get the Carnival … Read more

How crowded will my cruise be? Royal Caribbean Answers

Before the pandemic, cruise ships routinely sailed at 100% capacity or more. This is because full capacity is based on double occupancy and some rooms can accommodate more than two passengers. Ships operated by Royal Caribbean (RLC) – Get the Royal Caribbean Group ReportCarnival Cruise Lines (CCA) – Get the Carnival Corporation reportand Norwegian Cruise … Read more

Travel stocks are hot. But not everything is smooth

This is the message from companies like Marriott (MAR)Airbnb, Booking Holdings and Trivago (TRVG)who tell investors that after two difficult years, business is booming again. “The sentiment is getting better and better,” Axel Hefer, CEO of Trivago, told me. “This year will be much more normal than last year, from our perspective.” Adding to that … Read more

Is your wealth advisor independent? Sometimes it’s not easy to say

Since the 2008 financial crisis tarnished the big banks and brokerages on Wall Street, the ranks of independent wealth advisers have grown faster than other categories. Improving their appeal is a standard known as the fiduciary rule, which legally requires these advisers to put the interests of clients first at all times and generally avoid … Read more

Is your wealth advisor independent? Sometimes it’s not easy to say

Since the 2008 financial crisis tarnished the big banks and brokerages on Wall Street, the ranks of independent wealth advisers have grown faster than other categories. Improving their appeal is a standard known as the fiduciary rule, which legally requires these advisers to put the interests of clients first at all times and generally avoid … Read more

Carnival, Royal Caribbean, Norwegian Cruise Lines Get good news

Major cruise lines that operate from ports in the United States operate under foreign flags. This is largely to avoid US labor laws, as US rules would require minimum wages, certain working conditions and other things that would make operating economics a major challenge for Carnival Cruise Lines. (CCA) – Get the Carnival Corporation reportRoyal … Read more

How a smart home can get you a discount on home insurance

This article is reproduced with permission from NerdWallet. A smart thermostat can turn up the heat in your home before you get out of bed. A smart speaker can play your favorite podcasts with voice command. A smart bulb can be turned on or off from across the room. But smart home devices aren’t just … Read more

How a smart home can get you a discount on home insurance

This article is reproduced with permission from NerdWallet. A smart thermostat can turn up the heat in your home before you get out of bed. A smart speaker can play your favorite podcasts with voice command. A smart bulb can be turned on or off from across the room. But smart home devices aren’t just … Read more

It’s time again for AIG to part ways

Going separate ways can make people wonder what could have been. But maybe it’s even better. Last year, the insurance giant American international group AIG 3.31% sold a stake in its life and retirement unit for black stone, and it aims to take that company public in the second quarter as Corebridge Financial. The first … Read more

It’s time again for AIG to part ways

Going separate ways can make people wonder what could have been. But maybe it’s even better. Last year, the insurance giant American international group AIG 3.75% sold a stake in its life and retirement unit for black stone, and it aims to take that company public in the second quarter as Corebridge Financial. The first … Read more