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How Banks and Lenders Are Helping Workers Affected by the Government Shutdown

Many federal workers aren't getting paid. Here’s how some banks, credit unions, and other financial institutions are helping them out.
Funto Omojola
data breach

Experian Exposes Apparent Customer Data in Training Manuals

On Tuesday, Motherboard contacted Experian after a researcher found apparent customer data in an exposed training manual. Then the manuals went offline.
Joseph Cox
money brain

The Real Reason Why You're Bad With Money

Hint: It’s not because you’re dumb, lazy or naïve.
Anita Hamilton
VICE Guide to Life

How Not to Use a Credit Card

How much you charge and how vigilant you are about paying your bill can affect everything from whether a landlord will rent to you to how much interest you’ll owe in the future.
Gina Ragusa

Stop Using Your Debit Card

Your fear of getting into debt is costing you real money.
Rick Paulas

The Facebook Data Leak Is a Wake Up Call to Secure Your Private Data

Stop hackers and scammers from stealing your personal information.
Lisa Cumming
credit cards

How to Choose a Credit Card That Fits Your Lifestyle

Pick a card based on your personal shopping habits and credit history to earn the most rewards and raise your credit score.
Raj Chander

Am I Ready to Buy a House?

Crunching the numbers on the American Dream.
Pauline Paquin
The VICE Guide to Finance

My Attempt to Fix My Terrible Credit

After abusing my credit card, I'm $2,500 in the hole and have a lousy credit score. How can I get my finances back together?
Allie Conti
Social Media

Your Future Credit Score May Depend on Who You Know on Social Media

Hong Kong startup Lenddo wants to give you money in exchange for friendship data.
Carl Franzen