money-management

People Who Are Actually Good With Money Explain Credit Card Points to Me

If you’re lucky enough to have committed parents, teachers and mentors growing up, you’ll have fewer blind spots in adult life. A real-world education is…

I Beat Cancer at 26 — But I’ll Never Shake My Medical Debt

In 2015, Nathan B. was a typical 25-year-old, facing the same challenges as other millennials. He’d just quit his first full-time job in tech to…

I’m Teaching My Kid to Haggle Like a Pro

No one ever taught me how to haggle growing up. Mostly it was because we were way too poor to buy anything in the first…

Everything Your New Year’s Resolutions Will Do to Your Brain and Body: Spending Less and Saving More

You probably heard this stat from earlier this year: 40 percent of adults don’t even have 400 bucks to cover an emergency if they needed…