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Update: Living On $110K A Year In Queens | Millennial Money
53,664 views - 06/04/20
In December 2019, Jesus Campos was working hard to make his financial dreams — including saving to buy a house his children could grow up...
How Nintendo Switch Became The Top-Selling Console In America
52,081 views - 06/01/20
Over the last 40 years, Nintendo has provided countless hours of video gaming entertainment. But with the rise of the Switch, the company...
Should You Foster A Pet To Manage Stress?
7,907 views - 05/30/20
"This is a really, really hard time for a lot of people. There is huge uncertainty, many people are feeling financial stress, many people...
Living On $145K A Year In Austin, Texas | Millennial Money
242,394 views - 05/28/20
Andrea Contreras, 31, lives in Austin, Texas and earns $145,000 a year as a social media advisor at GoDaddy. Five years ago she had a...
What It’s Like Flying Cross-Country Right Now
23,881 views - 05/27/20
The CDC guidelines state "staying home is the best way to protect yourself and others from getting sick." However, some folks have to...
How Much Money Do You Need To Earn To Be Happy?
180,242 views - 05/26/20
There's a link between how much money we make and how satisfied we are with our lives. An often cited 2010 study about salary and...
What It’s Like To Graduate Into A Recession
201,944 views - 05/23/20
CNBC Make It spoke with college seniors and new graduates who have had their full-time job offers rescinded because of the coronavirus...
Kevin O’Leary Reacts: Living On $1.6 Million A Year In Los Angeles | Millennial Money
2,181,892 views - 05/21/20
“Shark Tank” investor Kevin O’Leary takes a look at how real estate investor and YouTube star Graham Stephan handles his money. The...
How Crocs Became An Unlikely Billion-Dollar Brand
70,803 views - 05/19/20
These are Crocs. And a lot of people think they’re really ugly. People who love to hate Crocs had cause to celebrate in 2008, when...
What Covid-19 Disparities Mean To Black Doctors & Nurses
7,390 views - 05/15/20
On April 22nd, the Center for Disease Control reported that one in three patients hospitalized with Covid-19 were African American. “The...
Living On $90K A Year In Metro Detroit | Millennial Money
300,047 views - 05/12/20
Ron Navarro, 30, earns $90,000 a year as a registered nurse in the emergency department of DMC Detroit Receiving Hospital. In the first...
What It's Like To Have Coronavirus
10,487 views - 05/06/20
"Fever, dry cough, shortness of breath." These were the main symptoms to be aware of when the CDC initially released its findings of the...
Update: Living On $280K A Year In Metro Detroit | Millennial Money
111,330 views - 05/05/20
Before the coronavirus pandemic, Alex Pardoe earned $280,000 a year as a hairdresser who co-owns his own salon. But when the salon had to...
Suze Orman Reacts: Living On $80K A Year In L.A. | Millennial Money
429,474 views - 04/29/20
Personal finance expert Suze Orman wants Wendy Gonzalez to think bigger when it comes to her money goals. The Los Angeles-based...
What It Takes To Run A Dog Grooming Business In NYC
16,517 views - 04/28/20
Laura Jayne Massaro has dreamed of running her own business ever since she discovered her passion for dog grooming. After countless...
What It’s Like To Be A Landlord During Coronavirus | Millennial Money
125,937 views - 04/27/20
In the wake of Covid-19, millions of people are facing economic hardship. Here’s how four millennial landlords across the U.S. adjusted...
How Coronavirus Has Hurt This NYC Food Truck
145,215 views - 04/24/20
Food truck co-owners Howard Jeon, Christopher Yu and Jeffrey Fann were set to expand their business and open a restaurant in Queens, NY...
What It’s Like Being Unemployed Because Of Coronavirus
258,504 views - 04/23/20
The U.S. is currently grappling with unprecedented levels of unemployment and is predicted to experience a coronavirus-induced recession...
Recession Vs. Depression: What’s The Difference?
207,684 views - 04/22/20
Economists and journalists have been discussing the possibility of the U.S. entering a recession amidst the COVID-19 pandemic. Some have...
How Beats By Dre Became A Multi-Billion Dollar Brand
331,596 views - 04/21/20
Few brands have risen to the top of American pop culture as quickly as Beats by Dre. Beats was founded on a novel idea: use the...
What It’s Like To Be A Working Drag Queen In NYC
11,630 views - 04/17/20
David Brumfield, aka Lagoona Bloo, is a full-time drag queen in New York City. Before he discovered drag, David paid his bills as an...
Living On $118K A Year In Philadelphia | Millennial Money
377,764 views - 04/09/20
Roy Patterson, 31, lives in Philadelphia and earns a base salary of $118,000 per year managing a team of project managers at Cigna....
Teachers Offer Homeschooling Advice During Coronavirus
8,077 views - 04/08/20
Being a parent during the Coronavirus quarantines has taken on a whole new meaning. With 124,000 schools closed across the United States,...
How Coronavirus Delayed This Boxer’s Olympic Dreams
12,575 views - 04/06/20
Bruce Carrington from Brownsville, Brooklyn, won the U.S. Olympic boxing trials and had his sights set on the 2020 games in Tokyo before...
Living On $56K In Dallas Before Coronavirus Unemployment | Millennial Money
566,421 views - 04/01/20
In January, Marek and Kothney-Issa Bush, both 28, earned a combined income of $56,000 and had settled into life in a tiny home community...
How Flamin’ Hot Cheetos Became America’s Favorite Snack
65,773 views - 03/31/20
It seems like you can’t go anywhere without seeing Flamin’ Hot Cheetos. Since launching Flamin' Hot Cheetos in 1992, Frito-Lay is...
How This Bartender Is Making Ends Meet During The Coronavirus Pandemic
20,155 views - 03/27/20
Chris Scensny was making $1,200 a week in upstate New York as a bartender. Once the coronavirus forced him out, he posted on Facebook...
How Coronavirus Changed College Overnight
218,465 views - 03/26/20
Colleges and universities around the world have closed their campuses and moved to online classes as a result of COVID-19. As of March...
How Hand Sanitizer Sales Spike During Pandemics
22,892 views - 03/25/20
Since COVID-19 hit the U.S., people have been stockpiling hand sanitizer, causing sales to increase 470% in the first week of March 2020....
Living On $210K A Year In NYC | Millennial Money
1,713,444 views - 03/12/20
Bukola Ayodele, 25, earns $210,000 a year as a software engineer in New York City. That income includes her base salary, bonus and...
Why You Spend So Much Money At Trader Joe's
896,638 views - 03/09/20
Trader Joe's bucks much of the general wisdom of typical grocery stores in the U.S. — it doesn't do sales or coupons, has no...
Millennial Millionaire Graham Stephan On Watches & Credit Cards
160,154 views - 03/07/20
Graham Stephan, 29, lives in Los Angeles, CA and earns $1.6 million a year as a real estate agent and a YouTuber. Here's a look at why...
Buying A $140K Condo In Austin, Texas | Millennial Mortgage
158,809 views - 03/05/20
Bryce Dishongh, 37, purchased a 600 square-foot condo in Austin, Texas for $140,000, with a down payment of just $6,000, or about 4.2%....
Living On $615K A Year In Seattle | Millennial Millionaire
1,350,085 views - 02/28/20
Todd Baldwin is a 27-year-old who lives just outside Seattle, WA and brings in $615,000 a year. His day job is in commercial health...
How Kombucha Became A $500 Million Opportunity
156,269 views - 02/21/20
It seems like kombucha, the fizzy fermented tea known for its probiotic properties, is having a moment: The U.S. market for the drink...
Why It’s Cheaper To Have A Baby In Finland Than The U.S.
44,628 views - 02/14/20
As 2019′s happiest country in the world, Finland is undoubtedly a great place to have children. With lengthy parental leave, hundreds of...
Living Together On $124K A Year In Portland, Oregon | Millennial Money
312,311 views - 02/13/20
Marissa and Jacob Lyda earn a combined income of $124,000 and live in Portland, Oregon. Here's how they split finances as a couple and...
Why White Truffles Cost Up To $75K Per Pound
34,262 views - 02/04/20
There is something undeniably intoxicating about the smell of truffles. In fact, that potent smell is a major part of why truffles are so...
Living On $120K A Year In The D.C. Area | Millennial Money
232,259 views - 01/30/20
Garrett Ramela, a 24-year-old former Marine, earns $120,000 a year as a defense contractor in the Washington, D.C. area. He owns three...
How StockX Built A Billion Dollar Sneaker Resale Empire
404,490 views - 01/27/20
StockX is an online marketplace for luxury sneakers, handbags and apparel like Retro Jordans, a Hermes Birkin Himalayan crocodile bag in...
Living On $80K A Year In Los Angeles | Millennial Money
443,870 views - 01/16/20
Wendy Gonzalez, 24, earns around $80,000 a year and lives in the Los Angeles area. She makes her money as a logistics supervisor for an...
What It's Like To Be LA's Top Real Estate Agent
574,215 views - 01/15/20
Aaron Kirman knows how to close a deal: He’s sold about $6 billion worth of real estate over his 25-year career, making him the No. 1...
Why Finland And Denmark Are Happier Than The U.S.
1,616,122 views - 01/09/20
What does it take to be happy? The Nordic countries seem to have it all figured out. Finland and Denmark have consistently topped the...
How Haben Girma Became Harvard Law School’s First Deafblind Grad
131,581 views - 01/04/20
Haben Girma was born without hearing or vision, but refuses to be hindered by her ability status—she dances, practices comedy, surfs,...
Is Expensive Coffee Worth The Money?
82,836 views - 01/02/20
Personal finance experts like Ramit Sethi and Suze Orman are split on whether buying coffee is a waste of money, but what about paying...
Living On $110K A Year In Brooklyn | Millennial Money
831,570 views - 12/19/19
Jesus Campos, 24, earns around $110,000 a year and lives in Brooklyn, New York with his wife and two children. He supplements his income...
Buying A $599K Townhouse In Los Angeles | Millennial Mortgage
496,354 views - 12/12/19
Jenelle Yee and Ver Starr, both 28, put $60,000 down on their $599,000 townhouse. They currently pay $3,850 per month, which includes a...
Does Sustainable Clothing From Brands Like Nike Make A Difference?
47,594 views - 12/11/19
Billions of water bottles are recycled and turned into polyester each year. Patagonia pioneered this process in 1993, which has since...
Living On $45K A Year In Washington, D.C. | Millennial Money
543,879 views - 12/05/19
Victor Yang, 26, earns $45,000 a year and lives in Washington, D.C. As a congressional staffer with over three years experience Yang...
How White Claw Took Over The $1 Billion Hard Seltzer Industry
130,335 views - 12/04/19
If 2019 was the unofficial summer of hard seltzer, no brand made a bigger splash than White Claw. Sales of the brand were up 250% since...
How Hygge Took Over America
42,897 views - 11/25/19
Hygge is the Danish concept of relaxation and coziness. You've probably experienced hygge without knowing it. When you curl up in your...
Living On $1.6 Million A Year In Los Angeles | Millennial Money
2,519,191 views - 11/21/19
Graham Stephan, 29, earns $1.6 million a year and lives in Los Angeles. A millionaire by 26, Graham’s income fluctuates between $60,000...
Are Wagyu Burgers Worth The Money?
142,530 views - 11/18/19
We took a beautiful, 3.5-pound, award- winning A5 Iwate Wagyu steak and did the unthinkable. We ground it up to make prohibitively...
How Kanye West Built Yeezy
2,046,541 views - 11/15/19
Kanye West grabbed the fashion world’s attention when he debuted sneakers designed in collaboration with Nike in 2009. Retailing at over...
Living On $112K A Year In Brookfield, Illinois | Millennial Money
1,436,390 views - 11/14/19
Gabriela Ariza, 27, earns $112,000 a year from her full-time job as a cybersecurity specialist, working part time in the IT department of...
9 Of The Coolest Closets From Dan Bilzerian To Celine Dion
775,986 views - 11/05/19
These homes have closets you won't believe - from a closet in Gigi and Bella Hadid's childhood home to Instagram star Dan Bilzerian's...
How Oatly Built A $100 Million Oat Milk Empire
529,073 views - 11/01/19
Oatly sat in relative obscurity in Sweden for its first 20 years. In 2012, the oat milk company brought in a new CEO, Toni Petersson,...
Living On $48K A Year In Helsinki, Finland | Millennial Money
386,094 views - 10/31/19
Maria Ainamo-McDonald, 30, earns the equivalent of $48,000 a year as a marketing specialist at the broadcasting company YLE. She lives in...
Is This Wine Worth $300 A Bottle?
8,925 views - 10/26/19
Ao Yun is the first luxury wine from China. It costs around $300 per bottle and it's hard to get. Only 2,500 cases are produced each...
Inside Four Mansions With Underground Secrets
1,992,448 views - 10/22/19
These four mega-homes have hidden secrets buried underneath them – from a stealth mancave and subterranean tennis court, to insane...
Living On $80K A Year In Washington, D.C. | Millennial Money
323,592 views - 10/17/19
Angel Thompson, 28 lives in Washington, D.C. and earns $80,000 a year as a project manager of cultural resources at the National Park...
Friends Discuss Their Money Secrets
44,459 views - 10/15/19
These five pairs of best friends reveal everything from student loan debt to dating for free meals. » Subscribe to CNBC Make It.:...
How Supreme Built A Billion Dollar Brand Empire
591,002 views - 10/10/19
Apparel brand Supreme started as a small and edgy New York City skateboard shop in 1994, and with word of mouth marketing and a...
These Mansions Have Backyard Waterparks And Insane Pools
2,762,134 views - 10/08/19
Take a look at these insane pools. These 4 mega-mansions all make a splash when it comes to outdoor living, from over-the-top water...
Why You Spend So Much Money At Ikea
969,312 views - 10/05/19
Ikea was founded in 1943 by a young Swedish man named Ingvar Kamprad. Today, there are 433 stores in 53 countries. The name Ikea comes...
Living On $172K A Year In NYC | Millennial Money
2,667,809 views - 10/03/19
Drake Pooley, 23, lives in New York, NY, and earns $172,000 a year as a consulting associate. He earns a base of $120,000 with an...
How Crystals Became A Multi-Billion Dollar Industry
88,153 views - 10/02/19
The Tucson Gem and Mineral showcase is the nucleus of the mineral trade in the US. Thousands of miners and sellers from all over the...
Inside Four $100+ Million Mega-Mansions
448,308 views - 10/01/19
Take a peek inside four of the most expensive homes in America. These mega-mansions are packed with over-the-top features –including a...
How Pumpkin Spice Became A $600 Million Flavor
95,117 views - 09/25/19
This year, Starbucks introduced its seasonal pumpkin spice latte on August 27th - the earliest date ever. Last year, Forbes and Nielsen...
Kal Penn On Life After 'Harold And Kumar'
898,335 views - 09/24/19
Kal Penn's career took off after 'Harold and Kumar go to White Castle,' but he struggled to find a job after his breakthrough role, even...
Are Hermes Birkin Bags Worth $10K+?
403,015 views - 09/21/19
In 2019, a diamond-encrusted crocodile Birkin bag sold for $500,000. The Birkin bag, made by French luxury brand Hermes, is named after...
Living On $230K A Year In West Chicago, Illinois | Millennial Money
2,112,888 views - 09/19/19
Alex Sanchez earns $230,000 a year as an overhead lineman for the electric utility company of the Chicagoland area. In addition to his...
What It’s Like Working Behind The Scenes As A Roadie
249,052 views - 09/13/19
Eric Hillman is a roadie and guitar technician for multiple rock bands that travel across the world. His responsibilities include...
Is A $12 Pint Of Ice Cream Worth The Money?
73,703 views - 09/10/19
It seems like pricy artisanal ice cream is everywhere these days. Once limited to brands like Ben & Jerry's and Haagen-Dazs, the premium...
What It's Like Working On A New York City Food Truck
1,637,024 views - 09/07/19
Food trucks are everywhere in most major cities in the United States, including New York City. To understand what it's really like to run...
Living On $110K A Year In Tampa, Florida | Millennial Money
521,137 views - 09/05/19
Hemant Saria earns $110,000 a year as a pilot based in Tampa, Florida. The 33-year-old is a first officer on a Boeing 747 cargo airplane...
When To Bring Up Salary In A Job Interview
15,495 views - 09/03/19
Traditionally, experts advised candidates to avoid discussing salary until an offer was on the table. According to bestselling management...
How S'well Leveraged Starbucks To Become A Status Symbol
245,106 views - 08/30/19
It seems like S'well bottles are everywhere, but that required a leap of faith from founder Sarah Kauss. In 2010, the former Ernst &...
Jay Leno Used To Sleep In His Car In Los Angeles
10,557 views - 08/28/19
When Jay Leno moved to Los Angeles in the early 1970s, the first thing he bought was a car. Leno still owns the 1955 Buick Roadmaster,...
Kevin O'Leary: How Much Money You Should Save By 33
81,089 views - 08/27/19
Kevin O'Leary explains just how much money you should have by the time you are 33 years old and why it's important. “By the time you hit...
How One Couple Avoided Debt On A 7-Month Vacation
12,124 views - 08/24/19
Lauren and Steven Keys visited 61 national parks in seven months, starting in January 2019. The couple avoided going into debt along the...
Living On $50K A Year In Brooklyn | Millennial Money
646,582 views - 08/22/19
Elena Haskins earns $50,000 a year as a graphic designer in Brooklyn, New York. The 23-year-old has $11,000 in student debt, but her...
Kevin O'Leary: How To Send A Cold Email
24,241 views - 08/21/19
Kevin O'Leary, "Shark Tank" star, investor and small business owner frequently receives emails asking for his help. Since O'Leary places...
Why The 'Sober Curious' Movement Is Big Business For Millennials
20,957 views - 08/20/19
Whether it's to break a bad habit, minimize hangovers or for health reasons, millennials are drinking less alcohol. As the "Sober...
Elon Musk And Andrew Yang Support UBI -  Is America Ready?
436,056 views - 08/16/19
Universal basic income (or UBI) is a key part of Andrew Yang's campaign for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination. On Monday, Tesla...
Kevin O'Leary: I Spend $1K A Day On Food
44,598 views - 08/14/19
Kevin O'Leary, investor and host of "Shark Tank" might give out smart advice when it comes to saving, investing, and budgeting, but he...
How BTS Won Over America
555,069 views - 08/13/19
BTS is taking the American music scene by storm. The seven-member boy band from South Korea has had three No. 1 albums on the Billboard...
Is Nobu's Most Expensive Sushi Worth It?
1,582,807 views - 08/12/19
The omakase menu option at chef Nobu Matsuhisa's namesake sushi restaurants runs nearly $200 per head. With locations in Beverly Hills,...
Living On $38K A Year In Charlotte, NC | Millennial Money
338,838 views - 08/08/19
Chloe Potter works as a loan specialist in Charlotte, but she has ambitions to run her own coffee shop. This is how she spends her...
Ramit Sethi: How To Recession-Proof Your Life
14,225 views - 08/06/19
Personal finance expert Ramit Sethi explains how to handle an unpredictable market. According to the author of "I Will Teach You To Be...
Why Kevin O'Leary Expects His Employees To Work On Vacation
19,986 views - 08/05/19
Kevin O'Leary, Shark Tank host, explains why he expects all of his employees to work on vacation. “I don’t have a division anymore...
Look Inside Harry Styles' LA Mansion And 7 Other Celeb Estates
13,211 views - 08/04/19
Take a look inside several celebrity homes in the Southern California area. Stars include: Jessica Alba, Harry Styles, Kelsey Grammer,...
Can You Tell Cheap Wine From Expensive Wine?
8,384 views - 08/02/19
Does a higher price tag equal better tasting wine? "Make It" staffers put cheap and expensive wine—ranging from $3.99 to $260—to the test...
How This Mom Became Kim Kardashian's Trainer
16,979 views - 07/31/19
Melissa Alcantara lost over 40 pounds when she used the Insanity workout videos to lose the baby weight. Her transformation caught the...
Kevin O'Leary: What I Would Do If I Lost Everything
18,109 views - 07/30/19
Kevin O'Leary explains what he would do if he lost everything and had to start all over again in business. » Subscribe to CNBC Make It.:...
Meet The X-Games Medalist Skateboarding Toward the Olympics
2,312 views - 07/29/19
Brighton Zeuner became the youngest person to win gold at the X Games one day after her 13th birthday. Now, just a few years older,...
What It's Like To Star In A Broadway Musical
12,671 views - 07/27/19
Michael James Scott stars as the Genie in the Broadway musical "Aladdin" and performs eight shows a week in New York City. We followed...
Living On $88K A Year In The Bay Area | Millennial Money
268,157 views - 07/25/19
Christine Hopkins, 27, lives in Berkeley, CA, and earns $88,000 a year as a marketing manager at Bluewolf, an IBM company. She wasn't...
Jordan Rodgers and JoJo Fletcher On How To Make Money From Short-Term Rentals
9,146 views - 07/23/19
Bachlorette JoJo Fletcher and her fiancé Jordan Rodgers are now in the house-flipping business. They host "Cash Pad," a show focused on...
How To Calculate What To Save And What To Spend
15,674 views - 07/22/19
Sallie Krawcheck, co-founder and CEO of Ellevest and a former Wall Street executive, breaks down a simple formula to help you figure out...
How Jeni's Splendid Ice Cream Is Taking Over One Scoop At A Time
513,954 views - 07/21/19
Jeni Britton Bauer started Jeni's Splendid Ice Cream in a small stall in Columbus nearly 25 years ago. Today, Jeni's Splendid Ice Cream...