Krystal Anyang-Kusi, 30, bought her first home, a $252,275 townhouse, in Lawrenceville, Georgia with a down payment of $4,570, or about 1.8%. Until she moved in May 2020, Krystal lived in her parents' home in Virginia with her three sisters. This is an installment of Millennial Mortgage, which profiles first-time buyers across the U.S. and details how they purchased their homes.
The states include Georgia, Pennsylvania, Michigan, North Carolina and Wisconsin, battlegrounds in the contest betweent President Trump and Joe Biden.
High unemployment due to Covid has impacted Americans of all ages, but those over 55 face unique challenges in reentering the workforce amid a recession.
The competitive race in GA-7 provides a glimpse into Georgia's shift toward a battleground state and suburban America's changing political landscape.
The case of a financial advisor in Georgia who has been reported missing, in the midst of an investigation related to his firm, is a good reminder to investors that they fully vet advisors.
Dr. Adrienne Colman, 30, lives in Atlanta, GA, and earns $100,000 a year as a physical therapist. Colman faces $230,000 in student loans for her undergraduate and doctoral degrees, but she doesn't lose sleep over it. She expects her income will keep growing, which will help her pay off her debt down the road. This is the latest installment of Millennial Money, which profiles people across the U.S. and details how they earn and spend their money.
The final night of the DNC will also feature speeches from former New York Mayor Mike Bloomberg, Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms, former Indiana Mayor Pete Buttigieg and entrepreneur Andrew Yang.
Joe Biden on the final night of the Democratic National Convention will officially accept his party's nomination for president.
Home Depot will open three distribution centers over the next 18 months to keep up with customers' demands for speed and convenience.
Walmart confirmed to CNBC that it will open at least six additional Walmart Health clinics in the greater Atlanta area by the end of 2020.
Luxury rentals near baseball stadiums are primed to take advantage of the views they offer to fans who can't attend games due to the coronavirus.
"It's the community that defeats this virus not the government," Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp said Friday.
Twitter and Square CEO Jack Dorsey said Thursday that he is donating $3 million to a universal basic income project by a collection of mayors around the United States.
"COVID-19 has literally hit home," Bottoms said in a tweet. "I have had NO symptoms and have tested positive."
Millennials look to the comfort of emergency savings during the pandemic.
Keisha Lance Bottoms doesn't have federal experience like other women under consideration to join Biden, but she has executive experience as Atlanta's mayor that has been on display during the George Floyd aftermath.
An Atlanta police officer was fired following the fatal shooting of a black man and another officer was placed on administrative duty, the police department announced early Sunday.
President Donald Trump threatened to deploy the military if states and cities failed to quell violence during the demonstrations sparked by the killing of George Floyd, an unarmed black man, by police last week. "If a city or state refuses to take the actions necessary to defend the life and property of their residents, then I will deploy the United States military and quickly solve the problem for them," Trump said. Riot police and military police used tear gas on protesters outside the White House.
Protests in response to the death of George Floyd rocked the U.S. this past weekend.
Major cities such as Atlanta, Seattle, Los Angeles and Columbus as well as Minneapolis among others have imposed curfews as they brace for more unrest. The governors of Minnesota, Georgia, Ohio and Kentucky have mobilized the National Guard.