If there’s one day you think about saving energy, it’s probably Earth Day. But saving energy often means sacrificing something—in many cases, convenience or even money. Going green by buying a hybrid car or using new technology, for example, can save money in the long run, despite high upfront costs for these and other energy-saving options. […]

Festivals cost a ton of money. Just look at the cost of Burning Man, which comes in at well over the $1,300 we added up for a partial list of the expenses. But the reason for the high costs of these festivals (and how attendees justify the expense) is that many result in once-in-a-lifetime experiences. […]

This Sunday, the 87th Academy Awards ceremony takes place. While this year’s nominees include films with big budgets and even bigger box office returns (American Sniper leads the way with $58.8 and $307 million, respectively), there are many other interesting financial figures you might not have heard about. How do Oscar nominations and wins affect […]