What I Learned From Five Years of Writing and Editing for The Billfold
You all have taught me so much.
Classic Billfold: A Story of a Fuck Off Fund
You’re telling your own story.
I Guess I’m Wealthy? Weird.
I didn’t expect to land a six-figure job offer.
5 Things I Learned as a Door-to-Door Salesperson
The experience was surreal and taught me a lot about the world, in the way that only personal experience in a difficult task can.
I Don’t Regret Not Getting a College Degree
Since my friend was in school, his finances were iffy. Since I was not, mine were great.
Throwback Thursday: This Is a Story of Ink, Lasers, and Regret$
Perhaps the saddest thing about my tattoo and its subsequent removal is that I wanted to get rid of it almost as soon as I got it.
Why I’ve Become a “Now Person”
Make all your resolutions immediate. Maybe you just want to resolve to make more coffee at home. Make coffee now.
How I Learned to Give Back — And What It Taught Me
An interesting and unexpected thing happened once I decided to be more generous with the rest of the world — I became more generous with myself.
How Money Fits Into a Happy Life
Deborah Copaken offers 30 life lessons from a 30th college reunion.
I Was a Haunted House Zombie Girl
I was no longer the girl who was always scared; instead, I was the girl who could scare.