James Dennin
James Dennin

James is a staff writer covering money and millennials. Send your tips and your money problems to jdennin@mic.com.

July 24, 2017

The most underrated way to make money feel worth more, according to science

The way you're spending your money is all wrong: This one big change will make you feel richer.

July 21, 2017

What will happen to health care? 3 possible scenarios — and how they’d affect you.

Your health insurance premiums, deductibles and out-of-pocket costs could change under new health care rules. What to know about potential shifts in the law and the prices you'll pay.
July 19, 2017

You’ve probably got these top money priorities in the wrong order

Should you save for retirement or buy a home? The best investment you can make right now might not be what you think it is.
July 18, 2017

Could your student debt get waived because of missing paperwork?

If you're a student borrower, you could potentially get your loans wiped out — simply by identifying the supposed owner of your loans and making them prove that ownership.
July 18, 2017

The one person you should be at work, according to science

One cliche about career success seems to really be true, new research suggests: You should always be yourself. Here's why.
July 13, 2017

What to know about Roku's rumored stock offering

Roku — which makes the popular Roku Stick for streaming internet video on your television — plans to go public at a $1-billion valuation, according to the 'Wall Street Journal.'

July 13, 2017

Why the latest Senate health bill could make you spend more for care

The Senate GOP BCRA health care bill — or Better Care Reconciliation Act — in its newest form could increase premiums and other health costs, experts warn.
July 12, 2017

What are ether tokens — and how can you invest in the cryptocurrency?

Ethereum token prices are starting to recover after losing $17.5 billion in just four weeks. Here's what you need to know about the cryptocurrency.
July 12, 2017

The 15 best jobs for people with pet peeves

Can't deal with people? Hate staying in one place? There's still a job out there for you: These top gigs for folks who can't stand stuff will inspire you.
July 7, 2017

This teen says he turned $1K into $1M using bitcoin — so he’s skipping college

Eighteen-year-old Erik Finman is skipping college after winning a bet against his parents: He turned his grandmother's $1,000 college fund into $1 million in bitcoin.
July 7, 2017

What new jobs data mean for your career and money

The United States economy added more jobs in June 2017 than expected. But wages still aren't rising as fast as policy-makers need them to be.

July 6, 2017

Why generic drugs costs are rising — and how to save money on your medicine

Generic drug prices are climbing because there is not enough competition, a new University of Florida study has found.
July 4, 2017

Vatican responds to ‘AP’ report that pope’s hospital cost cutting endangered children

An 'AP' report alleged Bambino Gesu Pediatric Hospital in Vatican City cut costs to make a profit. Vatican officials have since acknowledged problems at the hospital.
July 4, 2017

Joey Chestnut eats record 72 hot dogs to win Nathan’s competition

Joey Chestnut ate a record 72 hot dogs in Nathan's 2017 hot dog eating contest at Coney Island in Brooklyn, New York.
July 4, 2017

What to know about North Korea's missile launch

North Korea launched an ICBM believed capable of reaching the continental United States. US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson called the launch "a new escalation" of the nuclear threat.
June 30, 2017

The surprising truth about raising the minimum wage

Here are the major pros and cons of raising the minimum wage — and how changes really affect workers.

June 29, 2017

Everything to know about buying Blue Apron stock

Should you buy Blue Apron stock? Here's what to know about the new IPO, share price, valuation and more.
June 27, 2017

7 secrets of entrepreneurs who turned side gigs into baller full-time jobs

Want to take your side hustle full time? Here's what to do before taking the plunge and starting your own company.
June 26, 2017

Why the new Senate health care bill could make your insurance more expensive

As many as 22 million people could lose their insurance coverage if the Senate's Better Care Reconciliation Act of 2017 makes it into law, and out-of-pocket costs could also rise.
June 26, 2017

Can computer games improve diversity in hiring?

Will playing games get you your dream job? Unilever thinks so, with a new class of hires recruited using a series of online games.