Stories with 'money' tag

How to get from poverty to prosperity

Miami has some affordability issues. We all know that. We’re going to have a conversation about how to fix some of them.

/ February 1, 2017

Let’s talk about your money

We want to include you in the conversation about Miami’s affordability issues. Tell us about a time that the money thing got tough.

/ February 1, 2017

Here’s how to find out who’s giving money to county candidates

We figured that if we enjoyed falling into a geeky black hole researching who gave money to candidates, you might enjoy it also.

/ August 9, 2016

Here’s how much money your elected officials get from the sugar industry

Toxic algae is devastating the once pristine waterways of the Treasure Coast and the way to fix it is to cut through some 400,000 acres of sugar cane farms. Problem is, the sugar industry has had politicians in their pocket for decades.

/ August 4, 2016

Only two of your commissioners showed up to talk about where their money comes from

There’s a gaping loophole in financial disclosures for local politicians and candidates. One commissioner wants to close it. The others seem less excited.

/ March 28, 2016

A Quick & Dirty Guide to Saving in the Magic City

Miami is a city just as high on expenses as it is on temptations. So how do you make saving a habit? We’ve got a slightly hilarious guide to get you started.

/ September 28, 2015