How to Achieve Your Financial Goals—Even When Your Motivation Runs Low
Smash your money goals without giving up your lattes by spending intentionally, finding smart ways to save, and boosting your income.
Most Money Advice Is Worthless When You’re Poor
Savings tips are classist garbage and belong in the trash.
I Conquered My Debt to Hike the Pacific Crest Trail
I felt more in the four months I was on the trail than I had in the 20-plus years that came before then. But to realize my dream, it took an education in frugality to claw me out of financial ruin.
How To Buy a Home On a Single Income
I saved up $30,000 in five years on an income that never exceeded $42,000.
Impatience Is Making You Broke
The old saying "haste makes waste" applies to your wallet as well. Here are 25 ways to save money just by slowing down.
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?
How to not get burned when buying a house with your BFF
SPENT: Dealing with Debt
School has always been regarded as the door to opportunity, but with many young Canadians graduating with crippling debt, is it actually setting us back rather than moving us forward?
Lessons from a high school teacher
It’s back to school season. Here’s what I wish my students knew about their future.
Young people are travel-obsessed — but can they afford to be?
“I feel comfortable spending all my savings on travelling.”
Earn money! See the world!
A flight attendant, cruise ship musician, and english teacher share their stories of living out of a suitcase
Spent Part Two
If things are getting more expensive and salaries aren’t catching up, how are we actually getting by?