Ilana Novick

 Ilana Novick is a writer and editor covering art, culture, politics, and the intersection of the three. She lives in New York City. 

The VICE Guide to Life

How to Start Saving Money When You’re Broke

You don't need to win the lottery to get a little extra cash in your pocket. Small changes can add up to big savings.
Ilana Novick
11.28.18
Money Goals

How to Find a Dentist You Can Actually Afford

If you haven’t seen a dentist in a while because of the cost, here are five ways to improve your oral health without going broke.
Ilana Novick
11.7.18
VICE Guide to Life

How to Start Saving Money When You’re Broke

You don't need to win the lottery to get a little extra cash in your pocket. Small changes can add up to big savings.
Ilana Novick
10.10.18
spending

How to Find a Therapist You Can Actually Afford

With a single session costing as much as $300 in some cities, mental health care can feel more like a privilege than a right. We asked practitioners and patients alike for tips on how to make it work.
Ilana Novick
9.6.18
Invisible Jobs

Cleaning Workers Are Fighting for Better Pay and Benefits

Cooperatives enable house cleaners to earn more money and help each other learn to become entrepreneurs who set their own rates and schedules.
Ilana Novick
8.8.18
tv

Think 'The Confession Tapes' Is Another True-Crime Binge? Think Again

Why the year's most important true-crime series is also the most frustrating.
Ilana Novick
10.13.17
Film

Mermaids Exist, and They're Happier Than You

Filmmaker Ali Weinstein chats about her new documentary and the freedom of being a mermaid.
Ilana Novick
7.5.17
tv

TV Is Finally Starting to Get Polyamory Right

We chat with the creators of 'Unicornland' and 'You Me Her' about the importance of showing realistic depictions of polyamory.
Ilana Novick
4.10.17