Mandi Woodruff is a former executive editor at MagnifyMoney. She was previously the personal finance correspondent at Yahoo Finance and the personal finance editor at Business Insider. Mandi also co-hosts personal finance podcast 'Brown Ambition.'
Watching your checking account balance dwindle to $0 isn’t a great feeling—and getting slapped with a fee because you’ve overdrawn your account is even worse. While you might think an overdraft fee is just par for the course when it comes to checking, there are plenty of accounts that don’t ... Continue Reading
So you’ve got plans to max out your 401(k) and your emergency fund is cash-flush. What next? You have plenty of options, many of which we’ve listed below. Wherever you put your money, remember that each type of investment comes with drawbacks. You should understand your risk tolerance and be ... Continue Reading
Homeownership rates in the United States have increased steadily since the height of the 2007-2010 housing crisis. Despite this, increasing interest rates and high home prices have kept the homeownership rate much lower throughout 2018 than it was during the era before the crisis. Housing prices have recently begun to ... Continue Reading