Joe Pye is a freelancer for Debt.com and will be the editor in chief of the Florida Atlantic University school newspaper in fall 2017. He graduated from FAU with a bachelor’s degree in multimedia journalism.
June 20, 2017
Most borrowers have no idea what they’ll owe in the future – or even how many years their loans are for
June 19, 2017
Americans give themselves a passing grade on saving for retirement, but most are failing.
June 16, 2017
They are more conservative with their money at younger ages than previous generations
June 13, 2017
Having a credit score under 700 is related to difficulties holding onto jobs and living on your own.
June 9, 2017
More than half of Americans have been, or know, a victim of identity theft. They still barely protect themselves.
June 6, 2017
College graduates value their degrees even though they can’t afford to live on their own.
June 2, 2017
One reason: They focus too much on class and not enough on what else colleges offer.
May 30, 2017
Experts say it’s likely that multiple companies will be hacked at same time this year.
May 26, 2017
Job growth is up, and companies are hiring recent college graduates for higher pay this year.
May 23, 2017
They are more willing to give up financial stability for smartphones, than younger generations.
May 19, 2017
Most Americans don’t have a plan to deal with an average debt of $37,000.
May 16, 2017
Almost three quarters of Americans put in a full day of work over the weekend every month.
April 25, 2017
They don’t believe in the “American Dream,” but want to move on with adulthood.
April 20, 2017
If you search online for the best marijuana for your money, here’s a dirty little secret about the biggest pot websites.
April 18, 2017
Miami, Florida is the number one city in America where people struggle to live comfortably, but the median income isn’t high enough in 80 percent of our biggest cities.
April 14, 2017
They finish their taxes early and save their refunds out of fear of messing up.
April 11, 2017
Nearly 90 percent of young employees would commit to an employer for 5 years – if it helped them pay back their debt.
April 7, 2017
Research shows nearly 25 percent of high school students pick their career based on something they saw on TV or in a movie.
April 4, 2017
Tuition increases don’t affect school enrollment – if anything, they make schools seem more valuable.
March 31, 2017
Almost half of pranksters say they will pay money to pull off their jokes.
March 28, 2017
2017 shows the highest hiring rates for entry level jobs in 15 years.
March 24, 2017
Most of us are confident we can file our taxes, but we hate doing it.
March 21, 2017
Users with Apple products have higher FICO ratings than other smartphone companies.
March 17, 2017
Almost half of cable subscribers feel it isn’t worth the money.
March 10, 2017
Generation Z makes millennials look like saints — but they’re the most likely to reach out to businesses.
March 8, 2017
Teachers living in Alaska and New York can make nearly twice as much as those living in Mississippi and Oklahoma.
March 7, 2017
These jobs pay $45,000 a year on average with room to grow.
March 3, 2017
If you don’t mind public transportation or walking, you can live here much cheaper.
February 28, 2017
Young professionals bear the brunt of increasing work-related stress.
February 24, 2017
Asking the hiring manager where the nearest bar is located won’t get you in.
February 21, 2017
Most Americans aren’t financially prepared to handle an emergency expense. Cars and sickness are the worst.
February 17, 2017
The majority of couples around the world are watching ahead of each other.
February 14, 2017
Americans prefer financial stability over looks and fitness in romantic partners.
February 10, 2017
Liquor and beer have always been go to drinks, but wine has become an acquired taste.
February 7, 2017
Most Americans say they would trade these work benefits just to see their team claim the Super Bowl.
February 3, 2017
Most Hispanics expect the economy to continue improving, but not because of the president.
January 31, 2017
Japanese models top the list of least frequent repairs.
January 27, 2017
More than any other generation, they want to track their spending better in 2017
January 24, 2017
Millions are being spent on obese pet vet bills.
January 6, 2017
From too much ice in an iced coffee to a typo on the SAT, people will sue over anything.
January 5, 2017
We’re getting paid vacation time, but not using all of it.
January 4, 2017
Americans enjoy repeat vacations, but not in their own backyard.
January 3, 2017
That’s what researchers learned this holiday season, along with two other facts that seem just as weird.