VICE Guide to Life

How Not to Use a Credit Card

How much you charge and how vigilant you are about paying your bill can affect everything from whether a landlord will rent to you to how much interest you’ll owe in the future.
Gina Ragusa
a day ago

Hey: How Much Money Do You Have To Earn Before You Go Weird?

The simple answer is, ‘however much Elon Musk makes’. The complex answer is: also, ‘however much Elon Musk makes’
Joel Golby
a day ago

All the Terrible Things You See and Learn as a Guard in a Private Prison

Journalist Shane Bauer worked undercover in a Louisiana prison for four months. What he discovered was shocking.
Seth Ferranti
2 days ago

The Truth About How Much Happiness Money Can Buy

Yes, money helps you like your life, but how much you enjoy it depends on how you get it and how you spend it.
Paulette Perhach
4 days ago

Here's What We Learned From Running Australia’s Biggest Millennial Money Survey

Basically things are grim.
VICE Staff
4 days ago

This Is What Happens When You Lie on Your Resume

Some fibs will get you fired, others will get you hired. Here’s how to navigate the line between artful exaggeration and a flat out lie.
Rick Paulas
Australia Today

Some of the Biggest Gold Nuggets Ever are Being Found in WA Right Now

One rock weighed 95 kilos and took three men to lift into the back of a ute.
Gavin Butler
Australia Today

House Prices in Australia's Richest Suburbs Are Plummeting

It's a good time for buyers to snap up a chateau.
Gavin Butler

Grocery Store or Restaurant? A Simple Rule of Thumb for Buying Your Next Meal

My biggest money weakness is impulse buying prepared food and drinks. Here’s a neat idea for cutting down on these unplanned expenses without cutting out the fun.
Anita Hamilton

Wedding Guests Tell Us the Most Ridiculous Things They’ve Been Asked to Do

Sometimes an open bar comes at a price.
Allison Tierney

Bogus Food Expiration Dates Make You Waste Food

Throwing away food because of a sell by date is wasteful and expensive.
Gina Ragusa
Know Your Rights

What Are Your Rights As a Freelancer?

Working for yourself? Good for you! Now let’s make sure you’re not getting screwed.
Kamna Muddagouni