Ting Pen

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

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...

Mutual Funds: Transaction Fee Comparison

Here we compare the transaction fees incurred when purchasing mutual funds across 15 online brokerage accounts. We also explain why buying...

Online Brokerage Account Transfer Fees: Comparisons & Promotions

Here we explain the account transfer (ACAT) fees charged by online brokerages and what an investor should consider when transferring...

DePaul University Psychology - Q&A with Sophia Odeh

Sophia Odeh is a Bachelor of Arts, Psychology major with a concentration in Human Services. She will be graduating in the spring of 2015.

Dividend Reinvestment Plans (DRIPs)

This guide explains what consumers need to know about Dividend Reinvestment Plans (DRIPs) and their fees. We also explain who its...