debt

housing

Canada Has a Broken Housing System and It Has Fucked Over Millennials

Damn, it was good to be a Boomer.
Drew Brown
10.29.18
Late Capitalism

Student-Loan Debt Is Bringing on Millennial Class War

A new analysis shows the snowball effects of college debt—from credit cards to the size of your house. It will come to a head.
Allie Conti
10.24.18
Late Capitalism

Here's Fresh Evidence Student Loans Are a Massive, Generational Scam

The co-author of an enraging new report called the student loan system "a failed social experiment."
Matt Taylor
10.18.18
Views My Own

The Most Important Thing You Can Do on Prime Day Is Not Shop at Amazon

This is a chance for you to take stock of your relationship with what might be the most powerful company in America.
Matt Taylor
7.16.18
student loans

Something Is Wrong When a Quiz Show Is Your Best Shot at Paying Off Student Debt

A self-consciously ridiculous trivia show with extremely easy questions is the only answer America seems to have for an insane problem.
Rebecca Stoner
7.9.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Student Kidnaps Himself to Get Parents' Cash, Gets Charged Instead

The 24-year-old Kingston man has been charged with public mischief.
Mack Lamoureux
6.19.18
money

People Can't Pay Rent, Debt Is Insane, and the Economy Is Somehow 'Great'

Decades of the US government helping the rich are coming home to roost.
Matt Taylor
6.14.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Millennials Are Missing Out on Life Because They Have More Debt Than Savings

A dark new poll found many 18- to-34-year-olds are waiting to have kids, get married, buy a house, or save for retirement because of crushing debt.
Adam Forrest
4.4.18
Economy

A Depressing Dispatch from the Edge of the World—Newfoundland

The rest of Canada may want to start paying attention to the situation in Newfoundland.
Drew Brown
1.23.18
University

People Told Us How Much They're Spending on Student Loans

“University just felt like a four-year drawn out thing that I was spending a lot of money on and I actually entirely regret spending all that money.”
Ebony-Renee Baker
11.29.17
Views My Own

A Guide to Navigating the Bullshit Dream of ‘Middle Class’

It isn’t just about your income.
Drew Brown
11.9.17
Presented by CIBC

Parental Guidance: Where Babies Come From

It’s not quite as straightforward as one plus one anymore. In the first episode of Parental Guidance, we look at the alternative ways people are having children.
VICE Staff
9.27.17