Kaitlin Menza
Kaitlin Menza
Contributing writer, Payoff

The Mega Millions jackpot is almost $1 billion. Here’s how previous winners handled all that cash.

The last time the lottery was this huge, three couples split the winnings and managed their money in different ways.

Transgender advocate Dana Pizzuti shares her tips on how to transition at work

Not everyone transitions in the same way, but one common experience? It might get awkward at work.

Taylor Swift is raking in album sales since she endorsed Democrats

After the pop star spoke out about politics, four of her albums soared up the iTunes album sales chart.

Time’s Up, the group formed after #MeToo, has hired Lisa Borders as its first CEO

Lisa Borders most recently served as president of the Women's National Basketball Association.

What’s the current state of Bill Cosby’s finances?

He was one the highest-paid entertainers in the world. Take a look at how he amassed his fortune, and what is left now.

Love and Money: What to do when everyone asks you for “help” — which means doing your job for free

Your friends and family value your professional opinion. They just don't want to pay you for it.

Wall Street salaries are the highest they’ve been since the financial crisis

The average salary for employees on Wall Street was $422,500 last year, which is the highest average since 2008.

Money Confession: I have $30,000 sitting in my checking account, but I’m too scared to touch it

Having a large amount of money in your bank account isn't necessarily a dream scenario — especially if you don't know what to do with it.

Lehman Brothers employees on bankruptcy day and living through the beginning of the financial crisis

"There was some bitterness that Lehman Brothers was the sacrificial lamb. Everyone else was bailed out, but not Lehman."

It’s been 10 years since the 2008 financial crisis — but I’ll never trust a bank again

I'll truly never get over my horror at what happened in 2008. Statistics show other millennials feel the same.

Money Confession: I spend $500 a month on Uber, Lyft and taxis

We asked experts to weigh in on how you should wean yourself off your Uber addiction.

Love and Money: What to do when your parents haven’t saved for retirement

They wouldn't be the first: 26% of workers have no retirement plan at all.

Gwyneth Paltrow’s Goop has to pay $145,000 for recommending vaginal jade eggs to customers

Prosecutors argued there is no reliable scientific evidence to the alleged benefits of putting a jade egg in your vagina, so the company must refund its customers.

How to write a will — and what happens when you die without one

Fans were shocked to learn Aretha Franklin didn't leave behind a will. Here's what will happen to her estate — and why you really, really need a will of your own.

Goldman Sachs is the latest company to offer breast milk shipping for its female employees

What parent-oriented perks will companies come up with next?

How much money does the pumpkin spice latte make for Starbucks?

According to 2017 estimates, the popular seasonal drink has brought in $1.4 billion in sales.

Don’t Fall For This: What to know before you plan your wedding and hire wedding vendors

Ready to sign over thousands of dollars to multiple contractors? Probably not. These tips help.

What you need to know about the nationwide prison strike for wages

A deadly prison riot in April has led to a nationwide prisoner protest for higher wages and better conditions.

Love and Money: How do I ask about parental leave without raising any flags?

In a perfect world, taking time off after starting a family wouldn’t be an issue. Here in the United States, you might want to be prepared.

Love and Money: How to pick the best wedding registry for you (and your guests)

There's now an unbelievable array of digital registries to choose from — here's how to differentiate between them, whether you're getting or giving the gifts.