personal-finance

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…

How Much Is My Piss Worth?

Before you stumble out of bed tomorrow morning and take that first piss of the day, just hold things in for a minute and consider…

How Reddit’s Low-Income Support Communities Are Helping Pull People Out of Poverty

The first time 29-year-old Roger stumbled across Reddit’s r/povertyfinance community, he felt like he’d just come home. A freelance writer whose income was as variable…

It’s Not a Good Credit Card. It’s Just Heavy.

Somehow, a rectangle made of stainless steel is one of the most baller financial status symbols on earth. The metal credit card has heft. It…