Lauren Levine
Lauren Levine is a freelance writer who's contributed to publications like American Way, Charlotte's Got a Lot, Thrillist, U.S. News & World Report, and more. She's also the co-host of The Margarita Confessionals podcast. Say hi on Twitter and Instagram, she's @latestbylauren.

Cash Confessional: a week of spending on a combined $171,500 salary

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Blind Date: 28-year-old adventurous guy and 27-year-old nurse not feeling the chemistry

How does Blind Date work: Charlotteans fill out this Agenda Blind Date Survey about their make-or-breaks, their ideal types and their perfect dates. Then the...

Cash Confessional: A week of spending on a 27-year-old architect’s $55,000 salary

Our Cash Confessional series, in partnership with Bank of America, takes a personal and anonymous look into how people of all ages and incomes spend their...

How I Work: 16 quick questions with Governor Roy Cooper

Roy Cooper is the 75th Governor of North Carolina. Prior to his victory in the 2016 election, he was a four-term Attorney General and also served in both the...

8 things I wish I knew before training for a marathon

Personally, I can think of about 3,234 things I’d rather do than run. Even still, the idea of long-distance running fascinates me. It takes a lot to...

How I Work: 17 questions with Cherie Berry, the elevator lady

Walk into any elevator in North Carolina and you’ll see a familiar face grinning at you from the certificate of operation. Cherie Berry is North...

Cash Confessional Business: a week of spending for a 25-year-old professional photographer

Our Cash Confessional series is proudly presented by Bank of America. Lean on their Small Business Community and check out resources on cash flow management to...

How I Work: 16 questions with David Furman, Charlotte’s coolest architect and developer

David Furman helped create Charlotte as we know it. The 71-year-old architect and developer has designed approximately 70 projects and developed about 30...

Cash Confessional: a week of spending on a 28-year-old bank assistant vice president’s $115,000 salary

Our Cash Confessional series, in partnership with Bank of America, takes a personal and anonymous look into how people of all ages and incomes spend their...

Cash Confessional: a week of spending on an 27-year-old ICU nurse’s $51,000 income

Our Cash Confessional series, in partnership with Bank of America, takes a personal and anonymous look into how people of all ages and incomes spend their...

What I learned from getting married at 23 and divorced at 28

I had several friends get married right out of college. While I was still trying to figure out what it was like not to go out for $2 beers on a Tuesday, they...

How much money are Charlotte millennials getting from Mom and Dad?

The New York Times recently ran a story saying that 53 percent of American millennials have received some sort of financial assistance from their parents since...