Christy Rakoczy
Christy Rakoczy

Christy Rakoczy is a graduate of UCLA School of Law and the University of Rochester. She is a full-time writer based in Florida and Pennsylvania.

June 22, 2017

7 unconscious mistakes that are ruining your job hunt

Sometimes the best career advice is to get out of your own way — and pay better attention to the unconscious mistakes you're making while communicating.

June 21, 2017

5 super easy upgrades that will make buyers pay more for your home

Small improvements can make a big impact on potential buyers.
June 19, 2017

5 things you should never do to save money

Saving money is good, but can go too far. Here's five things not to do just to save some extra cash.
June 16, 2017

Save $1,500 a year with one simple shopping strategy

How much money can you save by switching to generic? Learn how to keep about $1,500 extra in your wallet by avoiding name brand products.
June 15, 2017

5 Father's Day gifts that won't just sit on the shelf

Need ideas for the best possible Father's Day present this year? Consider a gift that will make his life easier, like these practical-yet-fun items.
June 14, 2017

5 secrets to quitting your job the right way

How do you leave a job on a good note? Follow these five tips to avoid burning bridges and ensure you quit in a smart and classy way.

June 9, 2017

10 tricks to beat allergies and spend less

How can you save money on allergy medications? Follow these 10 tips to spend less on drugs, doctors, tests and treatments.
June 7, 2017

This is the smart way to handle criticism at work

How to respond to negative feedback at work — and bounce back stronger than ever.
June 6, 2017

3 simple secrets to turbocharging your productivity

These basic life hacks will make you more productive at work — and anywhere else you need to get a lot done in very little time.
June 6, 2017

Just get engaged? Here are 7 things you need to do right away

Planning your financial future together is just as important as planning the wedding.
June 5, 2017

3 extreme ways to slash your housing costs

Slash the expenses you pay for your house or apartment with these three extreme-savings moves.

June 2, 2017

The 5 essential shopping hacks everyone should know

Spending less cash can make you richer. Here's how to cut costs when you buy airfare, food, clothes and anything else.
June 2, 2017

Change your financial future with this one money hack

Want to grow rich? Here's how to do it — by sacrificing just one hour per day.
June 1, 2017

How to stop your desk job from hurting your health

Have back pain, symptoms of carpal tunnel, or muscle discomfort — and sit at a desk all day? Here's how office workers can protect their bodies and health.
May 25, 2017

Here's the truth about noncompete agreements

If you signed a noncompete, is the agreement enforceable? We have the answers.
May 24, 2017

The best reason for taking a vacation isn't what you think it is

Americans — and especially millennials — are not using their vacation days. Here's why that's a problem.

May 24, 2017

5 secrets of people who always spend less than they earn

Want to save money and grow rich? These basic steps will get you to financial freedom.
May 24, 2017

3 simple ways to wipe out your debt for good

Outsmart your unhealthy money habits with these three smart tricks for paying off debt.
May 23, 2017

Want $250 a week for two years, to spend how you please?

You can spend the no-strings-attached cash from this documentary, about universal basic income, however you want.
May 23, 2017

The only 3 financial rules you need to get rich

How can you become a financial success? Make these three money moves and you can stop worrying about money.