On the Money is a financial magazine for young adults, by young adults.



One Way Ticket

Particularly for teenagers, one traffic stop can mean a one way ticket to a a municipal court system that may drain you of your money and your time. With so many traffic stops occurring in your neighborhood, it’s important to know why these are happening and how you can best handle the situation if you do get pulled over.

By Dominique Shields


Ferguson Youth Initiative

The Ferguson Youth Initiative is a collective effort to engage teenagers between the ages of 13-19 years old. We sat down with a youth member and their director to see how they are making a positive impact in the Ferguson community. 

 By Najee Person and Winnie Caldwell

Beauty Beyond Ferguson

With so many images of boarded up buildings and closed down businesses coming from Ferguson over the past year, we decided to feature some of the beautiful (and free!) spots in Ferguson and North County St. Louis. 

By OTM Staff

On the News

Dr. Boyce Watkins is an author, social commentator and more! With a background in finance, Dr.Watkins gives advice on young people investing in stock, managing school loans, managing finances and more.  Dr. Watkins even offered commentary regarding Straight Outta Compton that ties in with financial advice!