Joe Pye

Joe Pye

stressed about taxes

Americans Dread Tax Season

March 24, 2017

Most of us are confident we can file our taxes, but we hate doing it.

credit score and your cellphone

What Does Your Cellphone Say About Your Credit Score?

March 21, 2017

Users with Apple products have higher FICO ratings than other smartphone companies.

netflix subscription

Netflix Is More Valuable Than Cable TV

March 17, 2017

Almost half of cable subscribers feel it isn’t worth the money.

gen z student

The Rudest Generation

March 10, 2017

Generation Z makes millennials look like saints — but they’re the most likely to reach out to businesses.


Ten States With Best Paid Teachers

March 8, 2017

Teachers living in Alaska and New York can make nearly twice as much as those living in Mississippi and Oklahoma.

A networking study says Facebook counts

The Top 10 Creative Jobs

March 7, 2017

These jobs pay $45,000 a year on average with room to grow.

Live without a car

Top 10 Cities To Live Car-Free

March 3, 2017

If you don’t mind public transportation or walking, you can live here much cheaper.

millennial stress

Millennials Struggle To Stay Calm At Work

February 28, 2017

Young professionals bear the brunt of increasing work-related stress.

job mistakes

6 Stupid Things That Can Cost You a Job

February 24, 2017

Asking the hiring manager where the nearest bar is located won’t get you in.

rainy day fund

No More Rainy Day Funds

February 21, 2017

Most Americans aren’t financially prepared to handle an emergency expense. Cars and sickness are the worst.

netflix and chill

Netflix Shows Are So Good, Couples Are Cheating

February 17, 2017

The majority of couples around the world are watching ahead of each other.

money or looks

For Love of Money

February 14, 2017

Americans prefer financial stability over looks and fitness in romantic partners.

Craft beer is becoming more popular, and isn't as expensive as you think.

What Are You Drinking? Most Say Beer

February 10, 2017

Liquor and beer have always been go to drinks, but wine has become an acquired taste.

football and vacation time

If You Were a Real Falcons Fan, You’d Give This Up

February 7, 2017

Most Americans say they would trade these work benefits just to see their team claim the Super Bowl.

selling your house for a dollar

Trump Makes Hispanic Democrats Fear for Their Finances

February 3, 2017

Most Hispanics expect the economy to continue improving, but not because of the president.

auto repair

Car Buying? These Brands Last

January 31, 2017

Japanese models top the list of least frequent repairs.

money myths

Millennials Will Start Budgeting This Year

January 27, 2017

More than any other generation, they want to track their spending better in 2017

cheap toys for pets

A Thinner Pet Could Mean a Fatter Wallet

January 24, 2017

Millions are being spent on obese pet vet bills.

My Trusty Gavel

The 10 Most Cringeworthy Lawsuits of 2016

January 6, 2017

From too much ice in an iced coffee to a typo on the SAT, people will sue over anything.

40-hour work week? Try 60

All Work, No Play Is the American Way

January 5, 2017

We’re getting paid vacation time, but not using all of it.

how to save on vacations

Staycation? More Like Lamecation

January 4, 2017

Americans enjoy repeat vacations, but not in their own backyard.

Money questions millennials ask

Millennials Really Love Malls

January 3, 2017

That’s what researchers learned this holiday season, along with two other facts that seem just as weird.