What America Financially Fears for Friday the 13th

Facing Our Worst Financial Fears

October 13, 2017 | Brandon Ballenger

We’re most scared of dealing with emergencies, losing our jobs, and outliving our savings.

This map shows state by state personal debt (illustration)

Mapping America’s personal debt

January 22, 2016 | Brandon Ballenger

Here’s an in-depth, interactive look at the personal debt loads of every state — plus how it tends to vote in state and national elections. How does your state compare?

robots with dollar sign on their eyes

5 Debt Lessons From World Dictators

July 6, 2015 | Michael Koretzky

Rule over your credit card debt with an iron fist, without making the same mistakes these dictators did.

can 1 million dollars last a lifetime

How Long Will $1 Million Last You?

April 7, 2015 | Michael Koretzky

Becoming a millionaire will no longer make you wealthy.

Ages with 9 are worse than a midlife crisis

Infographic: The Danger of Decades

February 18, 2015 | Michael Koretzky

If your age ends in a 9 — 19, 29, 39 and so on — be careful. You could die this year. Or run faster.

The best student discounts

Infographic: 33 Student Discounts You Can Use Even After Graduation

February 17, 2015 | Jess Miller

That little student ID card can get you big savings, on everything from new cars to your next meal.

Craziest coupons

The 18 Craziest Coupons You Never Knew Existed

February 3, 2015 | Jess Miller

Sex therapy and breast implants are only the tip of the iceberg when it comes weird ways you can save.

Super Bowl Stats

Infographic: The Money of Super Bowl XLIX

January 29, 2015 | Jess Miller

Sure, you just watch it for the commercials. But the Super Bowl has some pretty fascinating money stats, too.

Alternative spring breaks

Infographic: The 5 Best Alternative Spring Breaks

January 3, 2015 | Lulu Ramadan

Is spring break breaking your bank? Save big and give back with an alternative spring break.

New Year's resolutions

Infographic: Your New Year’s Resolution To Get Out Of Debt Just Got Easier

December 29, 2014 | Jess Miller

New Years’ resolutions usually end in failure. Here’s how to keep yours and become financially free in 2015.

Holiday tipping

Infographic: Tips for Holiday Tipping

December 16, 2014 | Meghan Stewart

How to ensure you don’t shaft service providers during the holiday season.

Santa Claus of Student Loan Debt

Infographic: The Santa Claus Of Student Debt

December 11, 2014 | Jess Miller

If you owned all the student loans in the United States, here are the holiday gifts you could buy Americans of all ages.

What to buy with all the student loan debt in America

Living Large On America’s Student Loan Debt

November 3, 2014 | Jess Miller

With that kind of money, you could buy a Mars colony, a submarine, and all the other luxury items on this list — several times over.

Halloween for adults

A Very Graphic Look At Halloween For Adults

October 30, 2014 | Jess Miller

Halloween falls on a Friday night — which means forget the children, be scared of the adults.

Smartest ways to pay off debt

The 5 dumbest and smartest ways to pay off your credit card debt

June 30, 2014 | Brian Bienkowski

Credit card use is surging once again – and so is credit card debt. Here’s what to do (and not do) about it.

Workplace rivals

Infographic of the week: Workplace rivals

June 13, 2014 | Michael Koretzky

When the going gets tough, some employees get going somewhere else.

This staycation infographic helps you stayaway in style

6 staycation ideas that don’t suck

June 12, 2014 | Meghan Stewart

Forget the hefty price tag for a garden-variety getaway, we help you staycation in style!

DIY project infographic

Infographic of the week: Homewreckers

June 6, 2014 | Michael Koretzky

How to save money and end your marriage at the same time

Working effectively or effectively working?

Infographic of the (work) week

May 30, 2014 | Michael Koretzky

Do you work on the weekends? Nearly 1 in 5 employees do. And that pleases some people.

club sandwich prices

Infographic of the week: Food for thought

May 16, 2014 | Michael Koretzky

Here’s what happens when researchers get bored. And hungry.

Disposable diapers are definitely one of the best inventions.

Infographic of the week: Zippers to diapers

May 9, 2014 | Michael Koretzky

For Mother’s Day, we seek the mother of all inventions.

Hands-free texting is a bad idea.

Infographic of the week: Hands off!

May 2, 2014 | Michael Koretzky

Hands-free texting isn’t safe, and no, you really can’t multitask.

patient personalities

Infographic of the Week: That’s sick!

April 25, 2014 | Michael Koretzky

Here’s how to go to the doctor the right way, both for your health and wealth.

fill in the blank b2b card

Infographic of the week: Sunny days ahead for the job market?

April 4, 2014 | Michael Koretzky

Small businesses will play a big part in a rebounding job market, a new survey says.

Infographic: 5 Debt Lessons From World Dictators

July 6, 2010 | Michael Koretzky

Rule over your credit card debt with an iron fist, without making the same mistakes these dictators did.