Finance, economics, credit, hospitality. A.B. in economics from the University of Chicago.
Ideally, money that you put into a 401(k) is supposed to stay there until you retire.
The main advantage of doing your own landscaping is that you save money over the long run.
In-room technology once meant a phone and a television, but now hotels equip guests’ rooms with sophisticated devices and systems.
Hotels are already using robots to serve guests.
Working the night shift at a hotel's front desk is a vulnerable position for employees.
People are often warned not to mix romance with their job, but dating a coworker has led to some happy, long-term relationships.
Credit scores inform lenders about your borrowing history.
A financial plan shows you what you need to do in order to pay your bills and meet financial goals.
While casual Twitter Inc. users share content with their followers for fun, Twitter is serious business for some accounts with large audiences.
When Aviya Kushner enrolled in Marilynne Robinson’s Old Testament course at the Iowa Writers’ Workshop, she didn’t recognize the text her teacher and classmates were familiar with.
Mutual funds offer advantages over individual stocks, including diversification and convenience.
It’s free to withdraw cash at your bank’s branches or from one of the ATMs in its network, but you usually pay ATM fees when you use an out-of-network ATM.
In the short term, missing a credit card payment is expensive. You have to pay a late fee, plus interest on that fee.
People who are having trouble paying bills sometimes turn to payday loans to get the cash they need.
A credit card dispute over billing errors has a good chance of being resolved in your favor thanks to the Fair Credit Billing Act, which regulates how credit card companies handle these disputes.