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china

Millennials in China Are Using Nudes to Secure Loans

Money lenders offering services like Afterpay are demanding that customers send naked selfies as collateral.
Gavin Butler
11.28.18
Money

The Radical Economics of Lending Your Friends Money

Lending circles have allowed poor people to pool resources in cultures around the world. So why aren't they more used in the US?
Dakota Kim
5.31.18
loan rangers

Brief Encounters: English Football’s Greatest Ever Short-Term Loans

Here, we look back at all the brief and fleeting loan moves that went better than anyone could have imagined.
Will Magee
4.13.17
Stuff

All the Money Stuff They Should Have Taught You at School

First off, stop listening to your parents. Statistically, they don't know shit.
Morgan Harries
11.17.16
Is University Still Worth It?

How Do People Who Didn't Go to University Feel About it Now?

We spoke to people who went down four different paths – from apprenticeships to the army – to find out how things worked out for them.
Tess Reidy
9.1.16
Stuff

Debt Collectors Make a Killing on the Debts of the Dead

When someone dies, their debt doesn't just disappear—and in some cases, debt collectors resort to bullying, deception, and manipulation in order to get the money they're owed.
Arielle Pardes
2.11.16
News

A Cable Company Shamed Customers with Overdue Bills by Posting Their Names on Facebook

The company argues it is both legal and an effective strategy in collecting unpaid money.
Jake Kivanc
12.2.15
The VICE Guide to Finance

How to Save Money When You're Young, Dumb, and Broke

Thinking about the future is hard when your brain keeps telling you to blow your paycheck on shiny things and booze.
VICE Staff
11.4.15
Stuff

Australian Universities Still Aren’t Safe From Deregulation

The new Minister for Education isn't giving up on Christopher Pyne's plans to let unis charge what they want.
Alan Weedon
9.24.15
Photo

A Portrait of One of the Few African-American Farmers in America

For his project ​"Stolen Land, Stolen Future"​, Michael Santiago spent time with one of the few African-Americans trying to make a living through farming.
Michael Santiago
9.24.15
The VICE Guide to Finance

My Attempt to Fix My Terrible Credit

After abusing my credit card, I'm $2,500 in the hole and have a lousy credit score. How can I get my finances back together?
Allie Conti
9.17.15
News

Photos of Young Greeks Protesting the Bailout

"Syriza were subjugated but the working class and the youth will not be."
Panagiotis Maidis, Words: Melpomeni Maragkidou
7.14.15
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