pool, how i bought that
pool, how i bought that
Lifestyle

How I finally turned my childhood dream of owning a pool into a reality

How I Bought That is a weekly spending column from HelloGiggles that takes a peek…

How I Bought That Louboutins
How I Bought That Louboutins
Lifestyle

How I bought that: $1,250 Louboutin booties on a freelancer salary of $40,000 a year

To get straight to the point: I love shoes. When I first moved to New…

how to make taxes a more calming experience, tax season, tax season 2020, taxes,
how to make taxes a more calming experience, tax season, tax season 2020, taxes,
Lifestyle

7 Tricks to Help Make Doing Taxes a More Calming Experience

It's time to stop stressing once and for all.

money and friendship
money and friendship
Lifestyle

4 readers reveal how money ruined a friendship-from bill-splitting to “borrowing”

How I Bought That Kia Soul EV
How I Bought That Kia Soul EV
Lifestyle

How I bought that: A freelancer and program developer lease a $32,000 electric car

A couple earning $80,000 a year shares their spending habits.

buying-designer-clothes
buying-designer-clothes
Fashion

Why buying designer may actually be more economical than buying fast fashion

I’ve never been the type to buy designer clothes or accessories. At first, I couldn’t…

do you need a college degree, college degree, education, women in college
do you need a college degree, college degree, education, women in college
Lifestyle

Here’s how to know if you need a college degree, according to experts

We tend to equate success and employment with a college degree. But with the student…

Illustration of a busy woman at a desk in an office
Illustration of a busy woman at a desk in an office
Money & Career

Getting let go from my job was the best thing for my career so far

About a year into my last job, I was called into my bosses’ office. I’d…

relationship finances
relationship finances
Lifestyle

These relationship tips helped me better understand how to talk about money with my partner—here’s what experts had to say

“Okay, so this is great! We can just split the rent. It’s the same as…

side hustle
side hustle
Lifestyle

These 8 expert-backed tips will put life back into your side hustle

In today’s economic climate, the traditional nine-to-five job no longer exists. In fact, more than…

couple with socioeconomic backgrounds
couple with socioeconomic backgrounds
Love

6 couples from different socioeconomic backgrounds on money, marriage, and parenting

Before a couple decides to take their relationship to the next level by sharing their…

how to track invoices
how to track invoices
Lifestyle

Waiting on invoices to be paid? Here’s how to track and manage your payments if you’re a freelancer

One of the biggest perks of freelancing is the control you have over your work…

Before investing
Before investing
Lifestyle

5 things you should be doing before you invest your money, according to a financial expert

Welcome to #Adulting, the ultimate breakdown for all your grown-up needs. These articles are here to…

Promotion Rejection
Promotion Rejection
Lifestyle

4 steps to take when you’ve been passed over for a promotion, according to a communication coach

After growing her set of accounts by 75 percent and hitting the million-dollar mark of…

Woman Putting Coin In Piggy Bank On Table At Home
Woman Putting Coin In Piggy Bank On Table At Home
Lifestyle

What to do when your friends make more (or less) money than you do

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honey.png
Shopping

5 Expert-Backed Tips for Saving Money While Holiday Shopping

Spending willy-nilly will only cause you more stress.

paying off debt
paying off debt
Lifestyle

How to save money while you’re paying off debt, according to financial experts

Look at you—you’re earning enough money that you feel somewhat financially comfortable, and now you…

no shop November
no shop November
Lifestyle

I had to stop doing No-Spend November because it made me uncomfortable

When I volunteered to take on No-Spend November for HelloGiggles, it seemed like an easy…

Money & Career

This is how I saved money before and during graduate school to pay off my student loans

A little over a year ago today, in May 2018, I paid the federal government…

woman at desk saving money, No-Spend November
woman at desk saving money, No-Spend November
Money & Career

8 ways to prepare for No-Spend November — because you’ll need a financial cleanse before the holidays

While you may be familiar with No-Shave November, there is another “No” campaign during the…