William Richards

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Recent Articles By The Author

Why No One You Know is Driving his Own Car This Weekend

Zipcar goes from noun to verb.

Father (Financial) Figures

Father (Financial) Figures

What is the real deal with Father's Day?

Mile-High Crabapples: Can We Quantify the Airline Industry's Incompetence?

Mile-High Crabapples: Can We Quantify the Airline Industry's Incompetence?

We've all got airline stories. But, what kind of metric can we attach to the horrors?

If You Stay in A Hotel This Summer, You’re Doing it Wrong

If You Stay in A Hotel This Summer, You’re Doing it Wrong

Airbnb.com is disrupting the hotel industry, and not just for penny-pinchers.

Is the Realtor Dead?

Is the Realtor Dead?

In the age of the Internet with so many resources at our finger tips to buy a home, do we still need a real estate agent.

Banking with Justin Bieber

Banking with Justin Bieber

Why the SpendSmartCard.com Bieber connection is a bad tune.

Generation Debt: the Good, the Bad and the Ugly

Generation Debt: the Good, the Bad and the Ugly

In a generation burdened by student loans, is the dream of retirement lost?

Student Debt Diary: Wait, What was the ROI on my Education?

Student Debt Diary: Wait, What was the ROI on my Education?

A man wrestles with the concept of whether earning his Ph.D. was worthwhile.