Wednesday’s need-to-know money news

New laws, lenders boost access to affordable small loans. Also in the news: 5 ways to prepare for better interest rates in savings accounts, why 2022 is the year of all-inclusive travel, and for meat-free meal options, a U.S. airline hits the spot.

New Laws, Lenders Boost Access to Affordable Small Loans
New laws have made payday loans safer in some states, and more banks are entering the small-dollar market.

5 Ways to Prepare for Better Interest Rates in Savings Accounts
Be ready to make an informed decision if interest rates rise.

2022 Is the Year of All-Inclusive Travel, and Here’s Why
Hotel chains are expanding and entirely reimagining their all-inclusive portfolios.

For New Meat-Free Meal Options, 1 U.S. Airline Hits the Spot
Delta’s partnership with Impossible Foods and other plant-based brands is a game-changer.