Posts by LearnVest

7 Money Links We Love: What Hiring Managers Really Think of Millennials

The scary amount people will spend on Halloween this year, how to outsource your worst time sucks and more in this week’s roundup. More

Worth It or a Waste? The Real Deal on 5 Common Travel Upgrades

Extra legroom. The exclusive hotel club floor. Springing for these extras sounds nice—but is it a good way to spend your money? More

Tough Money Talks: How to Tackle 7 Difficult Financial Scenarios With Your Kids

Discussing money is hard—and gets even trickier with kids. Whether it’s a divorce or layoff, pros offer tips for tough talks. More

Retirement Reality Check: Why Nearly Half of Us Don’t Have a Plan

A study finds just 53% of people are enrolled in a nest egg savings program—and one specific group is surprisingly unprepared. More

Do You Speak Money? The Secret Language of Finance—Decoded

Zombie banks. Quantitative easing. This author explains why everyone should—and can—learn the often puzzling lexicon of finance. More

7 Money Links We Love: Why Knowing CPR Could Also Resuscitate Your Career

Four hobbies that could wreak havoc on your credit score, how to hack high winter bills and more in this week’s roundup. More

Money Mic: I Rebelled Against My Parents’ Frugal Ways—and Paid For It

Kathryn cringed at her family’s embarrassingly cheap approach to money—until she had a financial crisis at 25. More

7 Money Links We Love: Why Successful Women Often Have Less Successful Husbands

Companies that can sabotage your credit score, the dad who leaned out of a cushy corporate job and more in this week’s roundup. More

7 Money Links We Love: The $4 ATM Fee and Other Eye-Opener Fiscal Stats

Why over a third of recent grads think college wasn’t worth it, six money habits of millionaires and more in this week’s roundup. More

October Financial Check-In: What You Should Know About Your Money This Month

This month’s news highlights cover everything from a Fed report on American finances to the implications of the Alibaba IPO. More