Secure The Bag
A series of stories about personal finance from BuzzFeed News.
The new account offers a 4.15% APY, a rate well beyond what you can get at most banks.
“I drive a nice car. People assume my husband bought it for me.”
What’s the best way to think about money? And how do you transition from saving to investing? We heard from readers and experts about how to make your money work for you.
MoviePass is resurrecting itself, but the former movie theater messiah will have some tough competition.
Closing out student loans should only have a minor impact on your credit score, but it can be more noticeable if you don’t have a good mix of other credit accounts, experts said.
“If you need money to go date six different people in your city, and you can’t have guests at your house, so every date requires a restaurant and a hotel room, that requires some money.”
The Creators Of A Viral Alpha Male Finance Podcast Parody Sketch Said They’re Mocking Influencers For Sharing Unrealistic Advice
“I see these clips and I'm like, these are people who have never been financially unstable,” one of the sketch creators told BuzzFeed News.
It can feel so silly to try to save for the distant future in times like this, but everyone tells you to never touch your retirement savings.
So. Much. Pressure.
“Why is it still this hard when we have so much?”
Record housing prices and rapidly rising interest rates have many people questioning the value and viability of homeownership: “We’re just house poor now."
The total cost of homeownership increased by hundreds of thousands of dollars due to rising mortgage rates this year.
“I'm genuinely not sure if I should be saving for retirement or if we're all gonna burn out before then.”
After the recession, newly vulnerable workers were forced to take crappy jobs and a decade later, they’re still screwed. Read this excerpt from Can’t Even: How Millennials Became the Burnout Generation.
I love experimenting with style, but hate how much clothing I end up getting rid of. By renting and returning a few things each month, I think I can have it both ways.
People may be telling you to pay off debts now and dust off your résumé. Here’s what they’re actually bracing you for.
If you need extra cash or just love hanging out with doggos, on-demand dog walking might be worth doing.