The VICE Guide to Finance

The VICE Guide to Finance

My Infuriating, Elaborate Quest to Get Rich by Investing in Juul

Can a regular person get in on the ground floor of a privately-owned vape company with a roughly £11 billion valuation? I tried really hard.
Allie Conti
8.9.18
The VICE Guide to Finance

I Tried to Save Money and Eat Healthy and It Nearly Ruined My Life

I ate homemade gruel and "nutritionally complete" meal replacement snacks for a week. I was completely destroyed by the end of it.
Allie Conti
12.15.15
The VICE Guide to Finance

I Asked an Expert to Explain How I Could Get Out from Under My Mountain of Student Loan Debt

I'm over £65,000 in the hole, and thanks to interest my debt pile keeps getting bigger. Is there anything I can do?
Allie Conti
11.13.15
The VICE Guide to Finance

Can You Actually Get Rich Selling Weed?

When I was growing up, drug dealers always seemed to have cushy jobs that were a license to print money. But what are the actual economics behind the legal and illegal sides of the marijuana industry?
Allie Conti
10.30.15
The VICE Guide to Finance

Is the Junk I Collected as a 90s Kid Actually Worth Money Today?

I still have heaps of pogs, Pokémon cards and Beanie Babies clogging up my parents' closets – could my preteen hoarding habits help pay my rent?
Allie Conti
10.23.15
The VICE Guide to Finance

I Tried to Get Rich Playing Fantasy Football

I tried to get to the bottom of America's latest gambling craze and wound up losing $50.
Allie Conti
10.16.15
Travel

A Travel Hacker Explains How to Fly Around the World for Free

Brian Kelly, AKA "the Points Guy", told me what I needed to do to come out ahead in my interactions with credit card companies.
Allie Conti
10.9.15