Paying off student loans may seem like one of those ridiculously far-fetched adulthood fantasies, like owning a home or actually taking your dry clean-only clothes to the cleaners. We’ve heard that such a thing is in fact possible and that all the money we give to Sallie Mae each month might even be going to pay off more than just the interest. To wit, SkillShare, which believes education should be affordable and accessible to all, is giving away $5,000 in debt relief, to help one lucky person escape the average $25,000 in debt we all graduated with. No purchases or catches involved: All you have to do is enter through the website before March 17.
One of the more commonly held themes (maybe even beliefs) about New York is that it is a pit of loneliness, where you can never feel more isolated while surrounded by millions of people. 30 Rock encapsulated New York’s uncanny ability to grind you down perfectly here. This can feel like a shitty city, especially during […]
Hot take: Halloween isn’t for everybody. Don’t get me wrong, it’s a great holiday. It just favors creatives and DIY experts to a fault. Many people are Hallo-wise enough to start planning their costume for the following year on Nov. 1. — and if you’re one of those people, more power to you! — but that leaves the rest […]
Loitering has been a problem for coffee shop owners for so long that we’ve gone through several cycles of addressing it in New York City. First came limiting laptop hours and eliminating outlets, then things like timed wifi. Britcom hit Fleabag skewered the annoying laptop camper in its inaugural season this summer, which means it’s far from just an American […]