Money

Are Expensive Sunglasses Worth It?

Apparently not, says one Fashionista writer who remarks that her cheap-o H&M sunglasses offer full UV protection, whereas many of the designer brands you might drop a couple hundred on…

Leonora Epstein | July 27, 2010 - 11:40 am

Therapy For Your Pocketbook Episode 7: “Hidden Purchases”

In the latest episode of Therapy For Your Pocketbook, Connie confesses she’s been keeping her purchases in the closet and under the bed — anywhere her live-in boyfriend won’t…

The Frisky | July 22, 2010 - 8:00 pm

My Two Cents: 5 Ways To Stay Fabulous On A Budget

I admit I’m pretty much a walking gender stereotype — I like shopping, getting pedicures, grabbing drinks with the girls after work, obsessing about my hair, and lusting over other…

Wendy Atterberry | July 21, 2010 - 6:00 pm

Dear Wendy: “My Boyfriend Makes A Lot More Than I Do, But Wants To Split The Bills Evenly”

My boyfriend and I have been together for three years, living together for about half of that. We have a fantastic, loving relationship with definite plans for marriage in the…

Wendy Atterberry | July 21, 2010 - 1:00 pm

Girl Talk: Being A Bridesmaid Drained My Bank Account

Megin and I first met as mid-level slaves to the fashion industry eight years ago. I recognized a kindred spirit the minute I caught her screaming harsh obscenities at her…

Tamara Lynch | July 20, 2010 - 3:30 pm

Dear Wendy: “My New Boyfriend Disapproves Of How I Handle My Ex”

I recently separated from a boyfriend of several years and am now dating someone new. Long story short, I separated from the ex because I always had to pay for…

Wendy Atterberry | July 20, 2010 - 12:30 pm

Therapy For Your Pocketbook Episode 6: “Puddles Isn’t A Dependent”

In the latest episode of Therapy For Your Pocketbook, Susie worries about who will take care of her parents — and pup — if something happens to her. Finance…

The Frisky | July 8, 2010 - 5:30 pm

You Know You Want To Look Inside Lady Gaga’s Manor

Just a few years ago, Stefani Germanotta was living in a small apartment in New York City while working hard to make it in the music business. These days, she’s…

Bianca Posterli | July 7, 2010 - 5:50 pm

Swedish Feminists Burn $13,000 To Protest Unequal Pay

Usually “burning money” is a figure of speech. But Sweden’s feminist party literally set fire to $13,000 (or 10,000 Swedish kronar) to symbolize the amount of money women aren’t getting…

Jessica Wakeman | July 6, 2010 - 1:10 pm

Girl Talk: More On Marrying For Money

Of all the personal essays I’ve written, “Why Marrying For Money Isn’t A Totally Bad Idea” has provoked the biggest response. It has actually run twice on the Frisky site:…

Jessica Wakeman | July 1, 2010 - 4:30 pm

20 Things Worth Spending Money On

When I moved a couple weeks ago from Manhattan to Brooklyn, I was reminded once again that there are certain things in life that are simply worth shelling out money…

Wendy Atterberry | June 29, 2010 - 3:00 pm

My Two Cents: Don’t Squander Large Sums Of Money

I can’t say I’m the best at managing my finances. I’m a self-proclaimed shopping addict and I’m too lazy to negotiate a better interest rate on my student loans. But…

Annika Harris | June 24, 2010 - 7:00 pm

Study Shows That French Guys Have A Lot Of Clothes

French men are very well dressed. (Take it from me, someone who lives in Paris and often feels like she’s walking in a living version of Sartorialist heaven.) They also…

Leonora Epstein | June 24, 2010 - 6:50 pm

Poll: How Many Credit Cards Do You Have?

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Amelia McDonell-Parry | June 23, 2010 - 5:20 pm

Therapy For Your Pocketbook Episode 5: “Cold Denial”

Diane, a recent divorcee denies having a cold and the need to be on her ex’s health insurance. It’s not like she’s going to get salmonella poisoning or get…

The Frisky | June 22, 2010 - 8:00 pm

Reader Feedback: Let’s Talk About Money, Honey!

Hey all! As I’m sure you’ve noticed, for the last few months, we’ve been running a series of columns (Money 101, Cash & Coupling, and My Two Cents) and posts…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | June 21, 2010 - 1:30 pm

Money 101: How To Start Your Own Small Business

J.K. Rowling was buying groceries on a welfare check until she hit pay dirt with a nerdy pre-teen wizard. Sara Blakely was a sales trainer and stand-up comic before she…

Heather Teilhet | June 18, 2010 - 6:00 pm

Cash & Coupling: When Your Financial Backgrounds Are Like Night And Day

It’s usually obvious what your partner got from his ‘rents: Mom’s baby blues and cooking talents, Dad’s oddly shaped feet and football fanaticism. What’s less obvious is how much those…

Colleen Meeks | June 16, 2010 - 6:30 pm
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