The New Rules for Tipping in New York

You plan out a big night with friends. Maybe you schedule an appointment with your stylist or barber for a…

Winter House Hunting

Winter is a great time for a lot of things: Skiing Ice skating Building snowmen Freezing your tuckus off Drinking…

How to Avoid Debt in 2020

Debit is horrible! There. We said it. But in this day and age, how do you avoid it? It’s not…

Saving Money Before the Holidays

It’s that time of year again. The leaves are changing, the temperature is dropping, everyone is wearing heavy coats ...

The Good and Bad of Prepaying College Tuition

There are so many great things about college. Fantastic professors teaching marvelous subjects at outrageous ...

How to Negotiate Fees with Credit Card Companies

Credit cards make the world go around. And the interest rates are the axis on which it turns. Credit cards…

How to Build Credit as a College Student

College prepares you for a lot of great things in life: how do to research, how to be (at least…

Is Paying Off Your Credit Card Debt Every Month Pointless?

Some people might look at the title of this article and say, “No, of course not. Paying off your credit…

What’s the Difference Between an IRA and a 401k?

If you’ve ever even thought about retirement—and let’s be real, who hasn’t on a daily basis?—then you’ve probably ...

The Best (and Most Secure) Ways to Save For Your Child’s Education

Let’s look at some college numbers: In 2019, the average cost of public college is $25,290 for in-state and ...