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.
Greedy Bankers Are Already Creating the Next Financial Crisis
Banks have record profits, but Democrats and Republicans both seem determined to play with disaster.
I Fooled Wall Street and the Mafia as an Undercover FBI Agent
From sporting jewellery to driving fancy cars to speaking French at key moments, it took a lot more planning than you might think.
Views My Own
Obama Has Always Been Cool with Taking Wall Street Cash
But accepting $400,000 for a speech right after leaving office, when his own refusal to take on Wall Street probably helped elect Trump, is still a uniquely bad look.
The Tiny Chinatown Bank That Was Scapegoated After the Financial Crisis
Legendary 'Hoop Dreams' documentarian Steve James's newest film, 'Abacus: Small Enough to Jail,' tells the story of the only US bank prosecuted after the 2008 financial crisis.
New York City's Surprising Role Funding Slavery and Profiting Off the Civil War
We spoke to author John Strausbaugh about his new book, which details how "New York was arguably the most pro-South, pro-slavery city in the North," during the Civil War.
We Asked An Expert Why Hedge Funds Still Exist
If the hedge fund bro is less and less useful to the One Percent, does that mean he'll vanish from the Earth?
Why You Should Care About Big Banks Cutting Deals with the Feds to Avoid Prosecution
Wall Street deviants play by their own set of rules.
Wine, Wu-Tang, and Pharmaceuticals: Inside Martin Shkreli's World
Is everyone's least favorite "pharma bro" turning over a new leaf? Or just looking for more attention?
Watch Killer Mike Speak on Gun Control, Wall Street, and Criminal Justice Reform
"I'm more afraid of Wall Street banks than I am guns."
The VICE Guide to Right Now
Now Martin Shkreli Wishes He Could Have Raised the Price of His $750 Pill Even Higher
"Try to be a CEO yourself. See how it goes," he said.
America Needs Its Own Truth Committee on Public Debt
We aren't as different from Greece as we would like to believe.