debt

Philly Police Offer Kanye West A Job

More good news for Kanye West: First, fans set up a website to raise money for him after he announced that he was $53 million in debt. And now the…

Newser | February 19, 2016 - 11:00 am

Another Problem With The Wage Gap: Women Tend To Have Worse Credit Than Men

…Even though they tend to have less debt.

Rebecca Vipond Brink | February 18, 2016 - 2:00 pm

How You May Be Able To Get Out Of Paying For College

If the tech and housing bubbles belonged to the previous generation, student loan debt may well be millennials’ financial hallmark. With college costs ballooning (while wages remain stagnant), millions of…

Ask Men | June 11, 2015 - 11:45 am

Frisky Rant: If You’re Privileged And You Know It, STFU

A little background on me. I’m almost 35 years old, I went to an in-state university (UC Santa Cruz), I worked two jobs almost full-time during school, my parents helped…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | August 14, 2014 - 2:00 pm

This Girl Is Crowd-Funding Her Grad School Tuition (And It’s Actually Working)

Emily-Rose Eastop, a 26-year-old from London, is crowd-funding the expenses of her master’s degree program. The scientist with a talent for singing and dancing graduated in 2010 with a degree…

Claire Hannum | July 24, 2014 - 4:00 pm

8 Things I Wish I Had Known About Money In College

Today, New York University costs around $43,000 annually for tuition alone. When I attended over 10 years ago, it was closer to $30,000 annually. If either of those two numbers…

Jessica Wakeman | August 9, 2013 - 4:00 pm

What Are You Doing With Your Tax Return?

I am celebrating today because I got my tax return in the mail and used it to pay off every cent of credit card debt that was hanging over me…

Ami Angelowicz | May 15, 2012 - 1:40 pm

Girl Talk: I Went On A Shopping Ban … And It Backfired

I’m fairly certain that I have an addictive personality. I’ve avoided drugs, gambling, cigarettes, and alcohol based on those suspicions, and likely will continue to do so until my dying…

Sally McGraw | September 26, 2011 - 1:00 pm

Girl Talk: Confessions Of A (Maybe) Shopaholic

A year ago, my then-boyfriend and I argued about something. I can’t remember anymore what it was about. But I know it made me upset the night we argued and…

Jessica Wakeman | May 23, 2011 - 1:00 pm

Poll: How Much Are You In The Hole From The Holidays?

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Rainbow Kirby | January 4, 2011 - 5:00 pm

Crippling College Debt: How Do You Manage Your Student Loans?

Education is supposed to enrich our lives and make us more worldly and learned. But for many of us, higher ed just brings on thoughts of debilitating debt and crashing…

Julie Gerstein | November 24, 2010 - 12:20 pm

Heidi Montag’s Mom Works As A Maid And 4 Other Celebs’ Broke Parents

Heidi Montag made some big bucks doing “The Hills.” Where else would all that backscooping money come from? But while Heidi was making and spending her $65,000 per episode salary…

Kelli Bender | October 29, 2010 - 5:29 pm
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