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

How Long Should You Keep Your Tax Records?

How Long Should You Keep Your Tax Records?

How long should you keep that old 1040 around the house? A lot longer than you think...

What Is a Subsidiary and What Do You Need to Know When Starting One?

What Is a Subsidiary and What Do You Need to Know When Starting One?

Subsidiaries are essential to modern business practices. In fact, many firms do little more than hold a pile of downstream companies. Here's how all that works.

What Is an Interest Rate Swap and Why Would You Use It in 2019?

What Is an Interest Rate Swap and Why Would You Use It in 2019?

You may have heard people talk about "swaps" on the financial markets. Here's what they mean.

What Is Insider Trading and Are You Accidentally Doing It?

What Is Insider Trading and Are You Accidentally Doing It?

Insider trading is a serious crime that even most lawyers don't fully understand. Here's your start to figuring it out.

How to Get Out of a Lease

How to Get Out of a Lease

How can you get out of your lease? It's actually not impossible. If it's time to move but you still have eight months of rent to pay, start with these tips.

OPEC: What It Is, Members and Purpose in 2019

OPEC: What It Is, Members and Purpose in 2019

OPEC has claimed a reputation for dominating global oil markets. Is that true?

What Is the National Debt in 2019 and What Does It Actually Mean?

What Is the National Debt in 2019 and What Does It Actually Mean?

The national debt remains one of the most contentious, most high-profile political issues today. What is it?

Wealth Tax: Definition, Advantages and Disadvantages in 2019

Wealth Tax: Definition, Advantages and Disadvantages in 2019

Sen. Elizabeth Warren would like to pass a wealth tax on the wealthy. Come again?

What Is the Average Household Cost of Food in 2019?

What Is the Average Household Cost of Food in 2019?

You probably spend a LOT more on food than you realize. Here's how much...

What Is a Tariff and What Are the Real Impacts of Them in 2019?

What Is a Tariff and What Are the Real Impacts of Them in 2019?

In two years tariffs have leapt from a niche issue to a major force in American policy. Here's what they are.