James Dennin
James Dennin

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

April 21, 2017

Congress might make saving for retirement harder

Your retirement account could lose some of its tax perks. Here's how to protect your money.

April 20, 2017

Here are the best credit cards if you're broke

Here are the best credit cards if you have a low credit score, carry a balance or are generally afraid of credit cards.
April 20, 2017

Can investing in "do-good" companies make you rich? Here's the truth.

These are the pros and cons of so-called "socially responsible investing."
April 19, 2017

The best leaders share these 5 traits, according to science

The greatest bosses aren't necessarily the most charismatic ones, a new study suggests. Here's why.
April 19, 2017

The 10 best and worst college majors for women who want to avoid a gender pay gap

Gender pay gaps start when you pick your major, and some are way bigger than others.
April 19, 2017

'Prison Break' season 5, episode 3 introduces a new conspiracy

Episode three answers a lot of questions about what's happening with Michael.

April 18, 2017

This is how to calculate your "real" tax rate

French presidential candidate Jean-Luc Melenchon wants a 100% tax on the rich.
April 18, 2017

This is the absurd number of Americans who still haven't filed their taxes

Millions of people in the U.S. procrastinate right up through Tax Day. Here's what to do if you're one of them.
April 17, 2017

These 3 easy questions show whether you're smarter about taxes than most Americans

A majority of Americans got these three questions about taxes wrong.
April 17, 2017

This is why working less might actually make you more productive

Shorter work days could pay off for employers in the long run.
April 14, 2017

3 smart ways to make money in less than 10 minutes

Got a few minutes to kill? Spend them making a buck or two.

April 12, 2017

These US companies pay more than $150K a year — on average

If you want six-figure compensation, know these company names.
April 12, 2017

40% of Americans don't know these 3 basic facts about money

Three simple concepts that can drastically improve your money smarts.
April 12, 2017

'Prison Break' season 5, episode 2 introduces a new conspiracy theory with Michael

Things get even more complicated in episode two of 'Prison Break' season five.
April 11, 2017

Financial publications have a fake news problem, SEC alleges

Stories published by 'Forbes,' 'Seeking Alpha' and 'TheStreet' are misleading, claims the SEC.
April 10, 2017

The sneaky way tax software companies work to make filing extra painful

Tax software companies have an incentive to lobby to prevent free and easy tax filing.

April 10, 2017

Here's how much money pro golfers Sergio Garcia and Justin Rose earn

Golfers get paid big bucks. Here's how much winners of the 2017 Masters tournament actually earn.
April 10, 2017

3 ways the "Old Boys' Club" costs everyone — literally

Sexism can make businesses, markets and even the lending process work inefficiently, research finds.
April 7, 2017

5 genius hacks for people who hate online shopping

Shopping hacks for people who hate to shop online — but need to learn to love it as stores close across America.
April 6, 2017

This is the sneaky way Uber might be overcharging you

Here's why you should always compare notes — and fares — with your Uber driver.