Thursday’s need-to-know money news

Today’s top story: Financial vital signs to monitor right now. Also in the news: July’s mortgage outlook, pandemic college enrollment, and how to make some cash before returning to school.

Financial Vital Signs to Monitor Right Now
A midyear financial review is often a good idea.

Mortgage Outlook: July Rates to Shrug and Stay the Course
A look at what could happen this month.

Pandemic Sinks College Enrollment Again, but Fall Looks Brighter
Community colleges saw enrollment drop most, but analysts expect a recovery for all types of institutions this fall.

How to Make Some Cash Before Heading Back to School
Tips for landing a summer job.