Financial Cents: Posts About Personal Finance

How to Save Money as a Broke College Student

You can only eat so much instant ramen before you turn a blob of salt. Here are some ways that college students can stretch their budgets even further!

Posted on: August 22, 2018


How Much Do People Spend on Fantasy Football?

Plus: How many work hours a week do people spend on their fantasy teams—and what percentage of players pay fellow league members to help them cheat?!

Posted on: August 20, 2018


How to Crown a Fantasy Football Winner on the Cheap

The true glory of winning your fantasy football league lies in the year's worth of bragging rights, so who needs a massive pot anyway?

Posted on: August 20, 2018


50 Places That Will Give You Free Stuff on Your Birthday

Friends and family didn't get you any birthday gifts this year? Well, head on down to the local Baskin Robbins or Subway for a free birthday treat instead.

Posted on: August 16, 2018


How To Save Money on Back to School Supplies

Take stock, wait till you've got your shopping list, and become a master deal seeker to stretch your school supplies budget as far as it can go!

Posted on: August 14, 2018


Millennials Love Using Uber, But Seniors are the Ones Driving

According to one survey, over half of Uber drivers are ages 61 and above. Turns out that driving for a rideshare app can be a great way for retirees to earn some extra income—and fill their spare time!

Posted on: August 10, 2018


Rising Bankruptcy Rates Are Threatening America’s Seniors

A new study has found that bankruptcy rates for Americans 65 and older have grown fivefold since 1991—and indicates that a fraying social safety net is to blame.

Posted on: August 08, 2018


Should You Cosign That Loan? 5 Things To Consider

Cosigning a loan or lease can be a great way to help a friend or a close relative, but it can also put your finances in serious peril.

Posted on: July 31, 2018


6 Ways to Earn Extra Money After You’ve Retired

Just because you're no longer working a 9-5 doesn't mean you won't be working at all.

Posted on: July 27, 2018


If You Work One of These 5 Jobs, the Robots Are Coming for You

Truck drivers, call center workers, and even chefs could all see their jobs replaced by technology. 

Posted on: July 27, 2018