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
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
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

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
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

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

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
Views My Own

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

It isn’t just about your income.
Drew Brown
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

Derek Fildebrandt, Airbnb Host, Is the Greatest Statesman in Alberta History

Here comes the monnnney. Money, money, money, money, money, money, money.
Drew Brown

Billions in Student Debt Could Disappear Because of Lost Paperwork

The latest example of America's legal system being a total shitshow might actually help you out—if it doesn't screw you over first.
David Dayen

Most Canadians Are Only $200 Away From Being Unable to Pay Their Bills

With the cost of living rising and more and more Canadians working part-time jobs, this sucks.
Sarah Hagi