There are lots of different kinds of financial professionals, and most people don't need all of them at any given time. Here's a rundown on what they all do and how to know when you need to hire one.
Net neutrality has been in the news a lot lately, but most Americans still don't understand what it is. Here's a quick rundown on what net neutrality means, why it matters, and how new net neutrality rules could affect what you see online.
A lot of Millennials are choosing to avoid credit cards - which makes it harder for them to build up the credit history they'll need to get a mortgage later on. Fortunately, there are a few ways to build credit that don't involve credit cards.
As the writer and cartoonist Allen Saunders once said, “Life is what happens to us while we are making other plans.” There's no way to predict when disaster will strike - but there are ways to keep it from wreaking havoc on your wallet.
Homemade bread costs about half as much per loaf as store-bought, and it’s tastier and healthier, as well. Here's how to fit baking into a tight schedule and turn fresh-baked bread from a once-in-a-while luxury to a regular habit.
The Slow Food movement aims to highlight the problems with fast food and offer up a healthier, more satisfying alternative. With Slow Food, you can learn the joys of a more leisurely way of eating that's better for your health and for the planet.
“True cost to own” calculators are a common tool for new car purchases - but not enough people do the cost-to-own math for other big purchases, like appliances, computers, and tools. Learn why cost to own matters, and how to calculate it.
To understand the ongoing debate over raising the minimum wage, first you need to understand what a living wage really is. And as it turns out, that’s not at all a simple question to answer.
Discarded shipping pallets are a treasure trove for DIYers on a budget. They offer an abundant source of free or nearly free wood that can be used in a variety of home projects - and a chance to pat yourself on the back for helping the planet by reusing resources.