“Help Me, I’m Poor” – Why Everything Costs More When You’re Broke

When you’re poor, everything costs more. It might not make sense, but toilet paper, auto insurance, and even college are more expensive when you don’t have money. Ironically, it’s easier to save money when you already have money in your pocket. Here’s why. "Help Me, I'm...

17hats For Freelancers: An All-In-One Software Hub

One of the hardest things for freelancers and the self-employed is finding apps to manage their day to day work. So far we’ve talked about some great services like Trello and Nusii; I’d like to throw 17hats into the mix as well. 17hats is a...

TaskRabbit Launching In Baltimore, Detroit, Nashville, Raleigh & Sacramento

TaskRabbit, the popular marketplace for chores and services, is expanding to five new cities. Starting in May 2017, users can now hire help in Baltimore, Ann Arbor/Detroit, Nashville, Raleigh & Sacramento. This is good news for anyone looking to hiring house cleaners or quick chore...

Amazon Native Shopping Ads Now Have Cards

Websites with Amazon affiliate advertising now have a new--and quite nice looking--option for ads on their pages. Amazon Native Shopping Ads in card format are now available through Sitestripe. Users can quickly generate code for visual ads for single products that are responsive and mobile-optimized....

Why Square’s Replacing Meters In Washington DC Taxis

The next time you ride in a taxi in the nation's capital, you'll see something different: A Square credit card reader. By the end of August 2017, Washington's thousands of cabs will take out their traditional meters and replace them with digital meters and...

Money Lessons For College Graduates

The Simple Dollar's Holly Johnson has a great list of six things every college graduate needs to know about money: Learn about debt and interest. Credit cards aren't free money. Learn what it means to live below your means. Learn to compare job offers...