Two Cents

Personal finance tip and tricks for millennials and Gen Z!


  • The History of the US Dollar

    How did the US dollar come to be the most ubiquitous, trusted and traded currency?
  • The Smart Person's Guide to Giving

    Being smart about how you donate can make your dollars go farther and help more people.
  • What Should I Do with My Loose Change?

    Let's reflect on the importance of your loose change!
  • What's the Best Way to Support Musicians?

    What can you do to help your favorite artists?
  • Is There Such a Thing as Good Debt?

    Some say that debt is the gateway to your goals, others say it will drag you down.
  • Should I Invest in Gold?

    In times of uncertainty, gold can seem like an attractive option.
  • Are 401(k)s a Financial Silver Bullet?

    Are they the surefire solution they're made out to be?
  • Is the Stock Market Irrational?

    The economic numbers look bleak, but the stock market is strangely optimistic.

About Two Cents

PBS Digital Studios and the producers of It’s Okay to Be Smart bring you TWO CENTS, a new weekly series about personal finance for millennials and Gen Z.