Funny Money: I Get Paid to Be Funny

A serious look at getting paid to write funny stuff.

Projects Work When They’re Right

On creativity, and how I get everything done.

Do 1 Thing and Break a Leg

It’s Thursday, which means it’s time to Do 1 Thing.

The Cost of Running for Local Office as a Last-Minute, Write-in Candidate

I hadn’t planned on running for Advisory Neighborhood Commissioner.

Throwback Thursday: Impress Your Loved Ones With a Ham

Ham looks hard but is actually quite easy. And cheap.

This Week in Pods

Move over, clamshells. It’s POD TIME.

Question Wednesday

It’s Wednesday, which means it’s time to volunteer your financial questions.

The Cost of Discovering My Child Is Terrible at Soccer

I could give the highlights of her first season, but there aren’t that many.

A Song of Debts and Assets: The Financial Status of the Characters in Game of Thrones

Davos Seaworth is a mild doomsday prepper: he has a bug-out bag with a lot of cash in it.

Three Holiday-Themed Articles

As we approach the most wonderful time of the year.

Billfold Recommends: Top Rated Zulay Premium Quality Metal Lemon Lime Squeezer — Manual Citrus Press Juicer

This week’s Billfold Recommends comes from BornSecular.

Figuring Out My ACA Health Insurance: HSAs, IRAs, Subsidies, and AGIs

Part one of many.

Financial Erotica for Feminists

He invested deeply, so deeply.

Monday Check-In

It’s Monday, which means it’s time to check in on our weekend spending.

A Veterans Day News Roundup

I’ve got two Veterans Day stories and two political stories for you this Monday — and if you are a veteran, thank you for your service.

A Friday Chat About the Frugal and the Beast Preorder

Featuring Nicole in conversation with herself!

Friday Estimate

It’s Friday, which means it’s time to estimate our weekend spending.

Two Webcomics About Different Kinds of Magic

On Magic the Gathering and the magic of reading nooks.

The Billfold Goes to the Archives: Community Cookbooks

These books are meant to be used, in a way that I suspect the few hefty, glossy cookbooks I personally own are not.

Call for Pitches: HOLIDAYS and RESOLUTIONS

It’s that time of year… and it’s time for another call for pitches.

Do 1 Thing Because the Holidays Are Practically Upon Us

It’s Thursday, which means it’s time to Do 1 Thing.

A Real Estate Listing, Translated

The real reason this house is for sale.

Throwback Thursday: The Cost of Being Vegan

Before I was vegan, I used to buy half-moon cookies for a dollar.

November’s Billfold LLC Update

You want to see the cover and interior art for Frugal and the Beast, right?

Question Wednesday

It’s Wednesday, which means it’s time to ask those meaningful financial questions.