Talking to Jen Dziura About When to Quit Your Job

I think it’s really important to take a step back here and say: you need to always be thinking about your career separate from your job.

Rambling Man: Help! How Do I Interview For My Dream Job While At My Day Job?

The question isn’t whether I should leave. It’s how to go on the interview for my dream job, bearing in mind I am not entitled to personal or sick days at the moment.

How a Woman Working for the New York City Government Does Money

My parents were immigrants and they worked very hard, like 12+ hour days, on less than minimum wage, so I know first-hand how important the value of money is. That’s why I don’t live extravagantly and always live within my means.

How a Couple Earning $360K Does Money

“Even though we are comfortable, it feels like we’re floating in space and not heading anywhere.”

When Are You “Broke”?

I talked to some folks about what makes them feel financially insecure and when they’re “broke.”

An Interview With the Internet’s Favorite House Hunter

As a young New York City resident I’ll admit I initially didn’t want to follow House Hunting. I know this sounds crazy, but following the blog—as charming as it was—felt like potentially opening a portal to a life (or lives) free from NYC real estate. Like: Moving to a place where I can have a cottage for $500 a month.

How a 27-Year-Old Worrying About Lifestyle Inflation Does Money

It was probably immediately post college when I got really determined to pay off that credit card debt and never miss a payment on my student loans, all on a $12/hr fellowship wage commuting from the VA suburbs.

How a Faith Healer Does Money

Jason Cooper is a traveling faith healer and speaker/pastor at Cityreach Schenectady who lives with his wife and two daughters in a condo in Schenectady, NY.

How a Bay Area Engineer Who Decided It’s Not Worth It Anymore Does Money

I’m coming to the conclusion that it’s not worth it anymore. Everyone is overworked and stressed and we never have time to see each other because there is always a deadline.

‘Moneytripping’ Across the U.S.

This summer, Bailey Reutzel decided to quit her job and drive across the country interviewing people about how they are making do (or not) in the post-financial-crisis America.