Talking to The Doubleclicks About Running a Band and a Business

As an adult I actually spent some time as a performing musician, where I faced the question that nearly every musician faces at some point: Is this something I’m doing for fun? Is this a job? Is this a business?

An Interview With a Person Who Makes a Living Doing Seasonal Work

My friend Emily and I first met while preparing to study abroad in Barcelona in 2003. Some of the first things I learned about her were that she loved ice hockey and sailing. After we graduated, Emily took a summer job as the seasonal program director of a yacht club. She took it again the following year, and the year after that.

The Hustle of a Game Maker in Seattle

Ian is 24 and lives in Seattle, Wash.

How a Professional Stage Actor Does Money

Chet is a 30-something professional actor from British Columbia.

Figuring Out a Career While Being Married to an Academic

Brooke is 27 and lives in a major city in the Southeastern region of the U.S.

Interview With a Person Who Paid Off $48,000 in Student Loans in Four Years

Marnie Gallowy! The Internets told me that last week—eight years after you graduated from our ol' alma mater—that you paid off the last of your $48,000 in student loan debt. IS THAT TRUE? Are you a wizard?

Quitting 1 Career at 57 to Start Another

Bill Robson is 57 and lives in Sammamish, Washington. Last year, he quit his career in computer engineering to write a book and start a business. We spoke recently about his transition.

Ralph Hicks Bought and Saved an Independent Bookstore

Why buy a bookstore in small town Ontario?

How a Critical Care Nurse Does Money

Linda is a 33-year-old ICU nurse who works at one of the nation's top 10 children's hospitals in Denver.

An Interview With Justine Mertz About Earning a Living Making Videos for YouTube

I spoke with Justine Mertz, a 28-year-old from New Jersey who earns a living entertaining over 200,000 subscribers with over 18 million views under the pseudonym JPMetz to find out more about the hustle of a professional YouTube creator.

How a 26-Year-Old Singaporean Does Money

Jillian Wong, is a 26-year-old Singaporean who works for a design website. Not too long ago, she visited New York and asked to meet with me so we could talk about the culture of money in Singapore.

Can You Make a Living in the Independent Comic World?

Nicholas Burgess is a 24-year-old artist and activist living in Queens, NY.