personal-finance

What Does Personalized Auto Insurance Mean for Me, an Average Guy Shopping for Auto Insurance?

When I was gifted my first car — a rundown 1990-something Volvo wagon — my parents told me that I would have to pay more…

Venmo Is the Secret to Understanding How Couples Split Their Finances

One day, during an absentminded scroll of my Venmo feed, I came across more than just friends sending money for a ramen place that only…

How to Stop Stressing Out About Money When You’re Stressing Out About Money

Existence is about suffering, at least according to Buddhists. But any of us who have ever stressed out about money, Buddhist or not, knows it’s…

The Awkward Budgeting Challenge of Being a Camboy

“I had just turned 19, and I was really short on cash,” camboy Benji Bastian (link NSFW) tells me. It was the summer after his…