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.
November 10, 2017
This week: You won’t believe how big these numbers are, especially the one about gym memberships.
November 3, 2017
This week: Cattle, milk, cottage cheese, and ice cream.
October 27, 2017
What we would give up to acquire other things.
October 20, 2017
Big and small numbers that make you go, “Oh no…”
October 19, 2017
The Fed Chair’s latest speech signals good times – and maybe higher interest rates.
October 13, 2017
At least it’s not getting fired. But: ugh.
October 6, 2017
This week: Old people, pet treats, and spa visits.
September 22, 2017
This week: We hate to clean up after ourselves — and especially others
September 15, 2017
This week: How much money fun costs.
September 8, 2017
This week: If you answer “no,” you’re probably a dude.
August 4, 2017
Our favorite answer: Marrying the wrong person.
July 28, 2017
This week: All about pets.
July 21, 2017
This week: If it wasn’t for the paycheck, would we do this at all?
July 7, 2017
This week: If we’re killed while looking at our phones, when will we figure it out?
June 29, 2017
If another recession is looming, this is your warning.
June 23, 2017
This week: These numbers are funnier when compared to other numbers.
June 9, 2017
This week: We can’t get over these under-the-weather stats.
June 2, 2017
This week: What blondes, moms, and gymnasts prefer to eat.
May 26, 2017
This week: Angry, paranoid, and tired.
May 19, 2017
Your phone is probably smarter than you are.
May 18, 2017
I didn’t vote for him, but I also don’t complain about him.
May 5, 2017
This week: Are computers hackers really smart? Or are we really stupid?
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 third 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 3, 2017
This week: It’s the Super Bowl of eating and spending.
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?