A decade ago, people choosing to go into public service had the opportunity to have some of their student loans forgiven, but the popular program’s future is shaky at best.
70 percent of the LGBTQ community say they haven’t saved enough for retirement. Here’s how to make a plan.
Done right, taking on debt can improve your finances.
Yes, you could probably cook yourself a nice steak dinner for a buck in 1917, but not everything was so cheap.
Your FICO credit score has a huge effect on your finances, here’s how to figure it out.
It’s not the thought of getting by on one salary that concerns me, it’s the stress that may put on our relationship.
From tiny homes to meth houses, this is the world of American housing.
The government has been quietly privatizing subsidized housing for years, jeopardizing the shelter of millions of our country's most vulnerable citizens.
Just like diamonds, department stores, and cable TV, millennials are killing the housing market. Or are they?
Everything you need to know about being a self-employed first-time home buyer.
Self-care has quietly become about buying crap. But maybe that’s OK.
The LGBTQ community faces unique challenges in retirement. Here’s how to plan ahead.
There’s a lot of hype around proposed legislation to roll back Dodd-Frank, and it’s not all it’s cracked up to be.
Why we buy so much home décor—and why probably we shouldn’t.
Your future self will love you if you develop a retirement savings plan ASAP. Here’s how to get started.
Mom, grandma, and the kids want to live together—within reason. What are the best ways to make multigenerational housing work financially?
Compound interest. You’re paying for it. Here’s how to tell how much.
The Debt Free Guys on how any LGBTQ person can get on the path to financial security.
Dreamed of being a pro wrestler as a kid? From chipping in for gas money to broken bones, getting there isn’t as easy as you might think.
How hitting the gym also helped slim down my budget.
How high’s the student loan debt America? $1.4 trillion and counting.
In New Orleans, mental health and money are caught in a vicious cycle.
This month, The Debt-Free Guys tackle some of the most difficult problems LGBTQ people face: depression, substance abuse, and suicide.
We all know how crushing student loan debt is, but there are some scenarios when paying them off ASAP isn't the best use of your hard-earned cash. Take our quiz and combine your results with our quick step-by-step guide to repayment and you'll be on your way to balance $0.
Is it better to use my savings to pay down my student loan debt or fund a serious job search?
Meet CAIVRS, Uncle Sam’s secretive credit report, and learn what it means for you.
Even companies on a mission can get caught up in so-called plastic bottle problems, short-term solutions for thorny social and environmental issues. Here’s how to figure out if your sustainable investment is in it for the long haul.
On National Teach Children to Save Day, we talk with Young Americans Bank—the sole kids-only bank in the nation—about how they educate their young customers about saving and so much more.
Stop following your social-climbing caveman ancestors and give mindfulness a try
Thanks to the pink tax, women have been paying more for pretty much everything—from onesies to walking canes.
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