money brain

Most Money Advice Is Worthless When You’re Poor

Savings tips are classist garbage and belong in the trash.
Talia Jane
Money Goals

Stop Whining About Your Terrible Roommate

So long as your roommates pay the rent and don’t set the place on fire, they’re almost always worth it. Here’s why.
Anita Hamilton
VICE Guide to Life

How Much You Should Pay in Rent

So you’re finally ready to move out of mom and dad’s house. Now it's time to figure out how much you can afford to spend on rent and still have enough money leftover for all the fun things you want to do too.
Gina Ragusa
Love Makes Cents - Created with GEICO

The Best Way to Split the Bills When You Move in Together

Avoid money fights down the line by having a real conversation about your finances and money goals now.
FREE Staff
tenant rights

Do Rent Strikes Actually Work?

More tenants in big cities are joining together to withhold rent from bad landlords. But staging a rent strike is tough—and winning is even harder.
Rick Paulas
money brain

How to Talk About Money with Your Roommates

Paying bills and having roommates for the first time is fertile ground for awkward situations and strained conversations.
Marco Margaritoff
money brain

College Graduates Share the Highs and Lows of Moving Back in with Their Parents

Living with Mom and Dad again usually entails endless free food and never writing a rent check. It can also make you feel like you're back in high school.
Molly Kay
gig economy

Airbnb 'Superhosts' Spill Their Money Making Secrets

Most hosts earn less than $500 a month—but learn the tricks of the trade and you can bring in much, much more.
Nadja Sayej

The Freelancer's Guide to Never Paying Rent Again

Better known as freebasing, life on the road has its pleasures—and its price.
Denver Nicks