Episode 107

Find Out Your Credit Score

Financial expert Farnoosh Torabi shows you how to get the score.

Where to Donate Used Clothing

Before REAL SIMPLE. REAL LIFE. came along, Rachel Vize was drowning in a sea of old prom dresses.

A Unique―and Inexpensive―Holiday Party You Can Throw

Think standard-issue eggnog and fruitcake are bad? That’s child’s play for REAL SIMPLE. REAL LIFE. subject Rachel Vize, who shares her tips for throwing an awful―in a good way!―holiday bash

The Best Credit Cards

Confused about which card will score you the most perks and points? You’re not alone. REAL SIMPLE. REAL LIFE. financial expert Farnoosh Torabi helped get Rachel Vize’s finances in order. Here are her picks for plastic.  

Charities That Deserve Your Money

REAL SIMPLE. REAL LIFE. makeover recipient Rachel Vize has set a goal for herself to give back more. For your consideration, here are a couple of her favorite causes―plus a few other well-run organizations that are making a big difference.

All About the Makeover Recipient

This bride-to-be with a college mentality wants to graduate to corporate sophisticate.