Author: Jeanine Skowronski

Jeanine Skowronski is a veteran personal finance journalist and content strategist, she has previously served as the Head of Content at Policygenius, Executive Editor of Credit.com and a columnist for Inc. Magazine. Her work has been featured in The Wall Street Journal, American Banker Magazine, Newsweek, Business Insider, CNBC and more.

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Old-school career tips you should probably ignore

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The modern workplace has changed significantly in recent years, with the COVID-19 pandemic accelerating a transition to remote or hybrid work and inspiring, at least in part, The …

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50 things millennials get blamed for

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Millennials are the worst. At least that’s what a plethora of statistics, think pieces, white papers, surveys and social media trolls users would have you think. …

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Check out these 8 awesome cosplay outfits

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The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic has largely shuttered large-scale comic, anime and pop culture conventions, but four U.S.-based cosplayers have found a way for their show to …

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50 things Millennials get blamed for—but should they?

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Millennials are the worst. At least that’s what a plethora of statistics, think pieces, white papers, surveys and social media trolls users would have you think. …

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50 ways to save your first million

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OK, so maybe $1 million isn’t as cool as it used to be. Thanks, inflation, David Fincher’s “The Social Network” and Russ Hanneman! Making the two-comma …

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24 great gifts for the bacon lover in your life

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Over 268 million Americans consumed bacon in 2020, according to market research company Statista — which means there are officially quite a few bacon fans across the …

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11 money questions you should be able to answer by 25

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If you’re looking to build wealth or maintain solid financial health, you need to set a strong foundation. Learning about money isn’t always top of mind …

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21 paranormal podcasts to keep you up all night long

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  It doesn’t need to be Halloween for you to get a good fright! Chill-seekers who just so happen to be fans of podcasts too can …

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Underground places you won’t quite believe are real

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Hidden cities. Salt mine shrines. Skull-encrusted catacombs. Glowworm cathedrals. Quell your wanderlust by scrolling through this gallery of the world’s most beautiful underground places.  Image Credit: …

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These airports are so beautiful you won’t want to leave

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If the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic has you yearning for not just the world’s most beautiful places (and underground spaces), but the ports in between, well, we …

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38 ways to avoid lifestyle creep

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Lifestyle creep occurs when your standard of living starts to outpace your actual income. It’s generally related to making more without saving more — foregoing important financial …

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The best portable grills of 2021

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Portable grills are a must-have if you’re a frequent camper, road-tripper or tail-gater. Given their small size, they can also be a good option for apartment-dwellers …

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The best Lowe’s grills of 2021

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Home improvement chain Lowe’s is a popular destination for people in need of a new grill, thanks in large part to the impressive inventory. If you’re …

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The best indoor grills of 2021

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Indoor grills are a great option for people who want to get their grill on all year round. Much smaller than their outdoor, at-home counterparts, they’re …

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The best gas grills under $500

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Gas grills are a popular option for people looking to cook (or have a cookout) with relative ease. They’re generally easier to start and regulate temperature …

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The best Costco grills of 2021

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Wholesale retailer Costco is known for its low prices on big items, which is, perhaps, why it’s a popular destination if you’re in the market for …

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The best charcoal grills of 2021

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There are lots of reasons to buy a charcoal grill instead of a gas grill. Many people prefer the smoky flavor of charcoal-grilled meats (and veggies). …

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Love history? Check out these 39 iconic landmark buildings

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Historical churches. Revolutionary homes. Record-setting skyscrapers. Take a virtual history class by scrolling through this gallery of 39 American landmark buildings that are still standing.  39 …

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The best Walmart grills of 2021

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Mega-retailer Walmart is known for its low prices and large selection, particularly on big-ticket items like a grill. But how can you tell the wheat from …

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The best Home Depot grills of 2021

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With over 2,200 stores in the U.S., Canada and Mexico, Home Depot is a popular first stop when people are in the market for a new …

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50 of the world’s most beautiful beaches

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If the cold winter weather and the enduring pandemic have you craving hot sands, turquoise waters and romantic sunsets, well, you’re in luck(ish). Our latest gallery …

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The best time to buy a grill

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Grilling season extends from Memorial Day to Labor Day weekend in the United States. The best time to buy a grill is often outside that timeframe …

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50 of the world’s most beautiful castles & palaces

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Gilded palaces. Romantic ruins. Medieval fortresses. Cliffside chateaus. Many sweeping historic sites around the world can make visitors feel as if they’ve stepped into a fairy …

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You could own a giant David Hasselhof sculpture

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If you’ve ever wished you could own a giant sculpture of the most watched man on TV, well, now’s your chance. A life-size replica of international …

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The 40 best virtual museum tours

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The prolonged COVID-19 pandemic has forced many, if not all, major museums, art galleries and cultural institutions to indefinitely close their doors to the public. But …

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Yes, you CAN own a giant sculpture of David Hasselhoff

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If you’ve ever wished you could own a giant sculpture of the most watched man on TV, well, now’s your chance. A life-size replica of international …

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50 ways to pay down holiday debt & start 2021 right

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The 2020 holiday shopping season has put many people in the red. Per a recent survey from LendEDU, 63% of Americans said they were taking on a record …

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26 of the world’s most beautiful airports

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If the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic has you yearning for not just the world’s most beautiful places (and underground spaces), but the ports in between, well, we understand. …

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25 amazing gifts for your favorite bacon lover

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Over 268 million Americans consumed bacon in 2020, according to market research company Statista — which means there are officially quite a few bacon fans across the nation. If …

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25 gifts that let you give back

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Many holiday budgets are a bit tighter this year, given the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic and its effects on the U.S. economy. If giving gifts to your …