I’ve covered a Democratic and Republican national convention, a couple of Space Shuttle launches, and music festivals in Istanbul and the Cayman Islands. What did they have in common? At some level, they were all about money. Now I'm a PFE-certified debt management professional who’s cut out the middleman and writes about money for a living. Sometimes that means explaining the difference between DTI and DMP. Other times, it means writing about student loan memes.
April 28, 2017
This week: What we eat, how we eat it, and what we feel guilty about.
April 21, 2017
This week: Can humanity be saved?
April 14, 2017
This week: Drinking and dying.
April 7, 2017
This week: Living to work, or working to live?
March 31, 2017
This week: Do you love your job? Do you love someone at your job? Do you want a new job?
March 24, 2017
This week: These zeroes ain’t heroes.
March 17, 2017
This week: Science marches forward, but sometimes it stomps on our heads.
March 10, 2017
This week: Forget evolution, we’re getting dumber. Check out the last stat for confirmation.
March 3, 2017
This week: International Women’s Day is Wednesday. Here’s how we celebrate.
February 24, 2017
This week: There’s no place like home, which might be too bad.
February 17, 2017
This week: Legal or not (and some aren’t), you’re better off not being one of these statistics.
February 10, 2017
This week: Americans aren’t nearly as sex-obsessed as the world thinks we are.
February 3, 2017
This week: It’s the Super Bowl of eating and spending.
January 30, 2017
I hope the credit bureaus are right, and I’m wrong.
January 27, 2017
This week: Talk about First World problems. These are even less important.
January 20, 2017
This week: You can’t wrap your head around these numbing numbers.
January 18, 2017
Here’s a theory with something for everyone — to hate.
January 13, 2017
This week: It doesn’t make sense, but it’s both funny and sad. Mostly sad, though.
January 6, 2017
This week: the holidays are over, thank God.
December 30, 2016
This week: Whew, glad that’s over.
December 23, 2016
This week: Children shouldn’t be seen OR heard.
December 16, 2016
This week: A look back at Thanksgiving, a look ahead to Christmas.
December 9, 2016
Like, wow, man.
December 2, 2016
This week: Do as I say, not as I do.
November 25, 2016
This week: Not so bright about so many things.
November 18, 2016
This week: We’re all anxious, alone, and in pain. At least, that’s what the polls say.
November 11, 2016
This week: Getting medical but not getting better.
November 4, 2016
We can’t leave, we can’t stay awake.
October 28, 2016
This week: The Chinese and Trump stats are kinda bleak…
October 21, 2016
This week: Are pet owners really the owners here?
October 14, 2016
This week: Thank God you aren’t what you eat.
September 30, 2016
This week: Don’t blame the parents, blame the kids.
September 23, 2016
This week: Scientists toiled so we can shop without pants.
September 16, 2016
This week: I don’t feel so good…
September 9, 2016
The big complaints: driving, shopping, and working. So basically, almost everything.
September 2, 2016
This week we look at what Americans don’t, what they’re proud of, and what they give up on.
August 26, 2016
This week: Technology is supposed to make our lives easier. Yeah, right.
August 19, 2016
This week: Our phones are killing us, and we’re killing them.
August 12, 2016
This week: Welcome to the last gasp of summer vacation. Now shut up and get in line.
August 5, 2016
This week: Which is more disgusting, eating bugs or double dipping?
July 29, 2016
It’s expensive, inefficient, political, and ridiculous.
July 22, 2016
Here are some surprisingly big figures.
July 15, 2016
Stats on latinas, transgender engagement rings, and sex toys.
July 8, 2016
They’re creepy AND lazy.
July 1, 2016
They’re weirder than you even thought.
June 24, 2016
Who has time for time off? We’re too busy being distracted.
June 17, 2016
Silly reasons for the season.
June 10, 2016
From skin to theft to insurance…
June 3, 2016
Find out which way surprises you the most.
May 20, 2016
This week: Pets who fly and die.