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Online Lenders Brace for a Fed Interest-Rate Increase

A new business that thrived amid low rates will be tested as Fed moves things higher Renaud Laplanche, CEO of Lending Club, says of the online lender: ‘We don’t think we are rate-sensitive at all.’ PHOTO: ADAM JEFFERY/NBCU PHOTO BANK/GETTY IMAGES By YULIYA CHERNOVA...

Rental Prices Are Less Affordable Than Ever

For renter households in the U.S., new research on the current market has told a persistently troublesome story, with falling vacancy rates pushing rents higher and forcing households to spend greater shares of their incomes on housing. A biennial report on the U.S....