finances

Everyone Needs To Listen To Judge Judy’s Brutal Relationship Advice

She may rule with an iron gavel, but her advice is solid.

Judge Judy Sheindlin’s show, Judge Judy, has been on the air for nearly 20 years, and she’s…

YourTango.com | February 20, 2016 - 5:30 pm

Everyone Should Have A ‘Fuck-Off’ Fund For Anything Life Sends Your Way

Yeah, you can call it a savings account if you want, but this makes it feel much, much better.

Megan Reynolds | January 21, 2016 - 9:00 am

Would You Be Able To Afford A Surprise $500 or $1000 Expense? Most Americans Can’t

Meanwhile, the CEO of your company has likely already earned your entire 2016 salary.

Robyn Pennacchia | January 6, 2016 - 4:45 pm

Jerry Saltz Wants You To Know That He’s In The Art World’s 99 Percent

Beloved New York magazine art critic and once-upon-a-time judge for that reality show “Work of Art” Jerry Saltz disclosed his checking account balance to his Facebook fans yesterday,

Rebecca Vipond Brink | November 9, 2015 - 1:00 pm

Where Writers Get Their Money: A Brief History Of The Privileges I Have And Have Not Enjoyed Over The Course Of My Career

“Here’s my life,” writes Ann Bauer on Salon. “My husband and I get up each morning at 7 o’clock and he showers while I make coffee. By the time he’s…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | January 26, 2015 - 4:00 pm

Love This: Business Insider’s 21-Day Plan For Radical Self-Improvement

It’s already mid-December, which means it’s almost time to make resolutions for the new year. But how can you expect to start off with a clean slate if you’re still…

Katie Oldenburg | December 8, 2014 - 1:10 pm

Life After Dating: When Your Partner Is Unemployed

Growing up, my parents were able to provide a stable middle-class upbringing for me, my three sisters and my brother. I can understand now how fortunate we were not to…

Jessica Wakeman | July 21, 2014 - 12:00 pm

Study: Husbands Are Happiest When Wives Earn As Much — Or More — Money

A wife bringing home the bacon isn’t the death knoll of a relationship that it has been made out to be. According to a new survey of 1,000 married couples…

Jessica Wakeman | June 2, 2014 - 4:30 pm

Why Mothers Are Getting Screwed At Retirement Age

This should scare all of us: many women are unable to financially provide for themselves after reaching retirement age, due to the wage gap and time women take off…

Jessica Wakeman | January 29, 2013 - 5:40 pm

Hitched: We’re Married, But Our Bank Accounts Aren’t

One of the things I’ve learned, over my many years of roadtripping in and across Texas, is that hell is being stuck going 50 miles per hour behind a recreational…

Andrea Grimes | August 21, 2012 - 12:00 pm

Girl Talk: My Husband And I Have Separate Bank Accounts

My husband is my best friend in the world. I’m sure I’ve caused several cavities just by saying so, and can hear a few of you making gagging noises through…

Sally McGraw | March 27, 2012 - 2:00 pm

6 Financial Decisions From My 20s That I Regret

I’m not even going to sugarcoat it: I’m basically the poster child for the white girl from the suburbs whose dad just took care of all the bills growing up…

Jessica Wakeman | July 29, 2011 - 3:00 pm
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