VICE Guide to Life

VICE Guide to Life

How to String Together Free Trials for More Than a Year

From free food to free rides, trials from HBO, Uber, Graze, and more are the broke person’s ticket to living the good life.
Gina Ragusa
10.24.18
VICE Guide to Life

How to Refund Nearly Every Regrettable Purchase You Ever Make

Here’s what you need to know about returning anything from fake Yeezys to a plane ticket you just paid for—no matter what.
Gina Ragusa
10.22.18
VICE Guide to Life

How to Start Saving Money When You’re Broke

You don't need to win the lottery to get a little extra cash in your pocket. Small changes can add up to big savings.
Ilana Novick
10.10.18
VICE Guide to Life

How Not to Get Fired

Now that you got the job, it’s time to keep it.
Rick Paulas
10.8.18
VICE Guide to Life

Paying Off Student Loans While You're Still in School Is a Genius Money Move

Your first student loan payment usually isn't due until six months after you finish college. But why wait? Here are three ways to make payments early and slash thousands of dollars off your total debt.
Marco Margaritoff
10.3.18
VICE Guide to Life

How to Negotiate Your Salary for the First Time

Negotiating your pay can mean more money now and a higher earning potential over your lifetime. Here's how to do it and why it is so important to start with your very first job offer.
Melissa Locker
10.1.18
VICE Guide to Life

How to Write a Resume if You’ve Never Had a Real Job

Entering the job market for the first time can be scary, but you can still make your resume stand out from the pack by using these tips and tricks from career experts.
Gina Ragusa
9.26.18
VICE Guide to Life

How Not to Use a Credit Card

How much you charge and how vigilant you are about paying your bill can affect everything from whether a landlord will rent to you to how much interest you’ll owe in the future.
Gina Ragusa
9.18.18
VICE Guide to Life

How to Make a Food Budget in College

Between studying and partying, it’s easy to forget to set money aside for food. Unless you wanna eat ramen and pizza rolls for the next four years, now’s a perfect time to learn how to budget.
Jubilee Baez
9.17.18
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
9.12.18