Ting Pen

Ting is a ValuePenguin Co-Founder. She previously evaluated corporate mergers and acquisitions as a Financial Analyst at Citigroup.

Judge Blocks Trump Plan to Block Obamacare Birth Control Rule

For the moment, employers can’t refuse to cover workers' birth control.

Fear, Manufactured Homes and a Solution to the Affordable Housing Crisis

Fear affects decision-making every day. But often, "fear" is an acronym for "false evidence appearing real." Our research indicates that...

3 Considerations When You’re Struggling with Debt

It is no secret that Americans have a lot of debt.

Active And Passive Funds, And How To Choose Between Them

What’s been the hottest investment vehicle in recent years?

How (and Why) Generation Xers Should Save For Retirement

Long-term saving requires the ability to distinguish between wants and needs in order to set aside money, and not all GenXers excel at...

How to Manage Risk in Today’s Market

After the election, the market has been quite volatile. Here's how to deal with the volatility in your portfolio with proper risk...

What Millennials Are Doing Right Now with Their Money

Many people only see millennials as a coffee-addicted, selfie-snapping, live-forever-with-mom-and-dad generation. But when it comes to...

3 Big Risks Investors Face Right Now

Investors appear overjoyed with the state of the stock markets early in 2017. But for all of the exuberance that’s accompanying this rally...

5 Tax Issues for Gig Economy Workers

If it seems there are more freelancers in the marketplace now, that’s because there are. In the past twenty years, the “gig economy” has...

Lesser-known Ways to Lower Your Tax Bill

In the deadline for filing your 2016 taxes still more than 60 days away, ample time remains to research the moves that can pare down your...

What You Need to Know about Fees Before You Invest

Investment fees may be a necessary evil, but that doesn’t mean they have to be excessive.

Lower Your Investment Fees and Keep More Earnings with These Tips

Why is it important to pay close attention to fees when investing? Because these expenses are usually unseen by most investors, and they...