Just in time for tax season The New Inquiry staff has come up with a great way to put off (or avoid!) doing them! Write for our April $ issue!
Our staff had lots of topic ideas:
Finance, interest, risk, exposure, insurance, reinsurance, rates, lump sums, exchange rates, the time value of money, fiat money, gold, hedges, trading, the lottery, briefcases full of $100 bills, people counting money on YouTube (which, apparently, is a thing), THE BANKS, cash, dead presidents, retirement/401Ks, budgeting, M-C-M’, values, worthlessness, exchange, trade, critiques of critiques of consumerism, coinage, history of money, real abstraction, silver and gold, bitcoin and dogecoin, wastes of money, free rides, working & getting paid, rent & landlords, poverty, EBT, credit & debt, abolition of money, social credit systems (eg time banks), alternatives to money, income inequality, mobile payment apps, ransom, extortion, embezzlement, sales, discounts, luxury goods, IPOs, high-frequency-trading, selling out or the impossibility thereof, bubbles, minimum (maximum) wage, Speculation, fungibility, market freedom, Pecunia non olet, dripping from head to toe from every pore with blood and dirt, fair trade, diamonds, cryptocurrencies, money in pop music, currency exchange! pawn! western union! love or–?! the philosophy of–! scrooge mcduck! & MORE
We’re seeking essays from 1,500 to 3,000 words, and you would need to be able to turn in a draft no later than Monday, March 3.
If you have an idea for an interview or a short feature, we’re looking for that too.
Please send pitches to email@example.com (do not reply directly to me!) with the subject line “MONEY PITCH” by 5pm on Monday, February 3. We will respond to all pitches after that date.
Editor in Chief