Jerry Brown

Jerry Brown

Freelance Contributor

Jerry is a freelance contributor to

How Can You Tell If a Salary Offer Is a Good One?

Here's how to tell if a paycheck stacks up well for your city and field.

Should You Ever Walk Away From a Mortgage?

See if it ever makes financial sense to turn your back on a home loan.

Are Life Insurance Benefits Taxable?

Money from a life insurance policy is usually tax-free —but not always.