Ting Pen

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

Career Talk: Being a Personal Injury Lawyer

A lot of careers are known by their pejoratives. Few have one worse than that of personal injury lawyers. After all, these are highly-...

Career Talk: Being a Tax Attorney

There are many definitions of the so-called tax attorney. John J. Scroggin prefers this one: "someone who solves a problem you didn't know...

Best Online Brokerages for Options

Here we identify the best online brokerages with the cheapest cost to trade options. We evalutate options contract fees, options exercise...

How Online Brokerages Compare to Robo-Advisors

If you have $10,000 or more of investable funds, and you’re looking for a hands-off approach to investing, you should consider investing...

Best Cities for Police Officers

There may be no harder job than that of the police officer. But life in the job does vary, depending on where the officer lives and works....

Best Cities for Teachers

After earning their graduate degrees, aspiring teachers head in all kinds of directions, depending on what, who and where they want to...

Nazareth College Communications - Q&A with Christine G. Adamo

Meet Christine G. Adamo. Christine is a Communications and Media major, with a minor in Digital Marketing and Design. She will be...

Best Cities for Public Relations Specialists

Public relations professionals are charged with helping journalists tell stories – their stories. Time to return the favor. ValuePenguin...

Best Cities for Tour Guides

Whether you are taking a tour of a lush rainforest or a bustling metropolis, the experience will be colored by how specific it is to you. “...

Best Cities for Waiters, Waitresses

There is a debate in this country about raising the minimum wage, and it only seems to be ramping up, not down. Since 2009, the federal...

Career Talk: Being a Firework Pyrotechnician

Look up into the sky on Independence Day and New Year’s, maybe even during wedding and graduation ceremonies, and there’s a chance you’ll...

2015 Safest Places in California

When deciding where to live, safety is a top priority. Our team at ValuePenguin has analyzed the most recent FBI Crime Report to determine...