Waypoint Radio Wants a Better Kind of Dystopia
Starting with the eradication of any future Mario Maker video games.
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A New Pop-Up Tries to Make Women's Financial Inequality Instagram-Worthy
Money clips that read “future millionaire” are sold next to earrings that demand we “eat the rich.” Should I be questioning the system, or thriving inside of it? The company doesn’t seem to know the answer.
Millennial Presidential Candidate Pete Buttigieg Has Actual Ideas for Solving the Student Loan Crisis
The mayor of South Bend, Indiana, is in his 30s (!) and personally familiar with the specter haunting young people.
Elizabeth Warren Saw the Millennial Debt Nightmare Coming
Now she's explaining what to do about a broken system.
The Hot New Solution to Student Loans Is Just Taking Money Out of Your Paycheck
A proposal that seems to have a pretty good shot at passing would make what critics call "wage garnishment" automatic.
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Young People Are Doomed by Student Loans, Not the National Debt
Rich old people love to freak out about the budget deficit. They are ignoring a much bigger issue.
The Spectacular Failure of the World's Only Hard Rock Theme Park
Hard Rock Park boasted rides themed around Led Zeppelin songs and acid trips, but it closed after just five months, amid the 2008 financial crisis. Ten years later, we visited the abandoned site to find out how it went off the rails.
The Cheapskate's Guide to Maxing Out Credit Card Rewards
Credit card companies are quietly lowering signup bonuses and eliminating perks. Here’s everything you need to know about the changes so you can keep the freebies coming without spending a fortune.
'Income Sharing' Is Wall Street's Potentially Predatory Alternative to Student Loans
The Hot New Millennial Trend is something critics call "indentured servitude."
Set Financial Goals You Can Slay Instead of Resolutions You'll Blow Off
Decide what you really want in life, then figure out what it will take to get there.
What a Student Loan 'Bubble' Bursting Might Look Like
Let's game this out a bit.
Growing Up Poor Taught Me How to Budget
My childhood experience with poverty may have ruined my credit, but it also gave me the power to survive my past.