The Wall Street Journal: Trump says he was ready to pull plug on Nafta, but changed his mind

President Donald Trump was prepared to end the North American Free Trade Agreement deal, which had governed trade relations for the past 23 years, with a dramatic announcement Saturday at a Pennsylvania political rally marking his 100th day in office. [More]

Market Extra: Dow rally from election to Trump’s first 100 days on pace for postwar record

As President Donald Trump nears his 100th day in office, the Dow Jones Industrial Average is on track to post the best performance in the post World War II-era for a first-term president from his election win through his first 100 days office, according to Dow Jones data. [More]

The Moneyologist: My boyfriend wants to pay me $500 in rent — and live for free when I’ve paid my mortgage

This woman wonders whether her partner’s request is reasonable. [More]

Trump plans to dust off decade-old child-care tax credits

Experts say the administration’s efforts to modernize child-care credits will mostly benefit the wealthy. [More]

Peter Schiff on America’s middle class: ‘We used to be the envy of the world’

This high-profile market pundit says U.S. living standards have been eroded. [More]

Mr. Money Mustache on America’s middle class: ‘Politicians like to cultivate fear, jealously and entitlement’

The blogger who retired at 30 is optimistic about the American Dream. [More]

Americans may soon have to kiss these lucrative personal tax deductions goodbye

Deductions for health care, home offices and student loan interest could be among those cut. [More]

Asia Markets: Asian markets retreat as investors show caution

Major stock indexes in Asia fell slightly on Friday, mirroring Wall Street’s cautious sentiment on risk taking, though strong earnings results from tech companies saw shares in the sector rise. [More]

Trump threatens South Korean free-trade deal, says war with North possible

President Donald Trump focused on the Korean Peninsula on Thursday, telling Reuters that he may cancel a free-trade agreement with South Korea and that “a major, major conflict” with North Korea is possible. [More]

Futures Movers: Oil prices climb over 1%, rebounding from latest bout of selling

Next on the docket for market watchers is the weekly reading of active U.S. drilling rigs, due later Friday from Baker Hughes. [More]