The U.S. IPO market, unstoppable for nearly a year, has hit a speed bump. With inflation fears weighing on stocks, investors have shifted away from technology shares, initial public offerings and SPACs.
On the hunt for tax cheats, Uncle Sam is winning court battles to force cryptocurrency exchanges to reveal their customers. Your big unreported profits on bitcoin, ether or dogecoin could translate into big problems with the IRS.
In this overheated market, balancing a competitive offer with what you can afford requires a cool head. There are questions to consider if you are thinking of going beyond your original budget to buy a home.