investing

What Is Treasury Direct, and Why Should I Put My Money There?

Long before I became a broke adult writer, I had a limited introduction to basic financial literacy: I learned to balance a checkbook, which no…

What Are Commemorative Coins Actually Worth?

It’s St. Patrick’s Day, which means a tide of green-clad frat bros have probably already kicked down your front door and puked in your shoes….

Wanna Feel Better About Still Living in an Apartment? Here’s How Much Owning a House Actually Costs

Sixty-three percent of millennial homeowners regret having bought a house, according to a new survey, and they cited unexpected maintenance and hidden costs as their…

The Bitcoin Moms Have Gone Bust

Back in February, I wrote about the phenomenon of “Bitcoin Moms,” middle-aged women in rural and suburban towns who were buying, selling and speculating on…