Credit Card Minimum Payments Are a Trap Designed to Keep You in Debt
Choosing the path of least resistance can turn manageable credit card debt into a trap—for life.
'I Lost Everything': The Obscene Cost of Being a Woman with a Chronic Health Problem
Medical debt hounds some people more than others.
Here Are All Your Student Debt Questions Answered in One Place
What happens to your debt when you die? And is refinancing ever a good option?
People Trapped by Student Debt Need Money, Not a Long Policy Argument
They don't care whether you call it a 'handout' or a 'miracle,' they're just hoping for relief.
Living Without Credit Solved My Money Problems
The seven years Beau Humphreys spent without credit “sucked” but helped set him up for life.
I'm a Broke Millennial. Should I Declare Bankruptcy?
Experts say a generation struggling with debt is behind the dramatic rise in insolvencies. Here’s what you can do if you are drowning in debt.
Millennials Are Taking on Credit Card Debt Because We Can’t Afford Necessities
A new report has more bad news for young people.
A New Pop-Up Tries to Make Women's Financial Inequality Instagram-Worthy
Money clips that read “future millionaire” are sold next to earrings that demand we “eat the rich.” Should I be questioning the system, or thriving inside of it? The company doesn’t seem to know the answer.
Millennial Presidential Candidate Pete Buttigieg Has Actual Ideas for Solving the Student Loan Crisis
The mayor of South Bend, Indiana, is in his 30s (!) and personally familiar with the specter haunting young people.
Elizabeth Warren Saw the Millennial Debt Nightmare Coming
Now she's explaining what to do about a broken system.
The Hot New Solution to Student Loans Is Just Taking Money Out of Your Paycheck
A proposal that seems to have a pretty good shot at passing would make what critics call "wage garnishment" automatic.
The Cheapskate's Guide to Maxing Out Credit Card Rewards
Credit card companies are quietly lowering signup bonuses and eliminating perks. Here’s everything you need to know about the changes so you can keep the freebies coming without spending a fortune.