Eric Reed

Eric Reed is a freelance journalist who writes frequently on the subjects of career and travel. You can read more of his work at his website ThingsDangerous.com.

Recent Articles By The Author

ETFs vs. Mutual Funds: Which Should You Choose?

ETFs vs. Mutual Funds: Which Should You Choose?

How do you decide between an ETF and a mutual fund for your portfolio? Start here.

What Are ETFs and Why Invest in Them?

What Are ETFs and Why Invest in Them?

You might have heard of Exchange Traded Funds. Now it's time to find out what you can do with them.

How to Get a U.S. Passport: What Do You Need to Apply?

How to Get a U.S. Passport: What Do You Need to Apply?

Want to take a vacation overseas? You'll need a passport. Here's how to get one.

What Is a REIT and Why Should You Care?

What Is a REIT and Why Should You Care?

Many investors see Real Estate Investment Trusts as the next best thing to Treasury Bonds. Should you start looking them up?

How Is Social Security Calculated? Find Your Benefits

How Is Social Security Calculated? Find Your Benefits

How does the government calculate Social Security benefits? Check here.

Money Order vs. Cashier's Check: What's the Best Option?

Money Order vs. Cashier's Check: What's the Best Option?

Need to send some money but can't use your phone? Try a money order or a cashier's check.

7 Ways to Build Credit -- and Why It Matters

7 Ways to Build Credit -- and Why It Matters

Bad credit? No credit? Look no further. We can help.

People Don't Quit Jobs - They Quit Bosses

People Don't Quit Jobs - They Quit Bosses

Like your job but hate your boss? It turns out you are not alone, and there's something you can do about it.

The Next Big Crisis: Drinking Water

The Next Big Crisis: Drinking Water

Forget oil. The next global crisis will come out of your tap, and for billions of people, it has already begun.

The State of the Trump Jobs Recovery

The State of the Trump Jobs Recovery

Nearly halfway through his second year, we can start to take a look at how Trump is managing the economy. There's one big reason for concern.