Wednesdays are all about personal finance here at Abnormal Returns. You can check out last week’s links including a look at the high and sometimes hidden ongoing costs of homeownership.

Quote of the Day

"While some of these new investors probably have at least a basic appreciation for investment fundamentals, valuation, and diversification, let's be real: Most likely don't. "

(Christine Benz)

Chart of the Day

Americans reduced personal debt for a decade and then the pandemic hit.