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Tricia Goss


Tricia Goss is a Texas-based writer and editor with nearly two decades of experience. She is passionate about helping readers improve their skills, gain knowledge and attain more happiness in life. When she’s not working, Tricia enjoys traveling with her husband and their dog, especially to visit their five grandchildren.

Recent Work
Bobi, the world's oldest dog.
Guinness World RecordsScience and Health

30-year-old pup Bobi sets new world record for oldest living dog

USPS Forever Love 2023 stamps.

New USPS Love stamp designs are out—and they’re so sweet

Black History Month 2023
Scripps NewsLife

10 meaningful ways to honor Black History Month in 2023

A "for sale" sign is posted in front of a home.
Rich Pedroncelli / APLife

10 best cities for first-time homebuyers in 2023

Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes, left, and Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Jalen Hurts, right.

Mahomes, Hurts first Black quarterbacks to face off in a Super Bowl

A person walks past shelves of books in a library.
Ralph Barrera / Austin American-Statesman via APLife

10 things you didn’t know you could borrow from your local library

Person watching Netflix on tablet.
Elise Amendola / APLife

Netflix sharing fees start soon — here’s how to transfer your profile

Riley Keough and husband Ben Smith-Petersen
Jordan Strauss / Invision via APEntertainment

Lisa Marie Presley's daughter reveals at memorial that she had a baby

U.S. currency
Matt Slocum / APLife

Which American cities are experiencing the most inflation in 2023?

World's new oldest dog is Spike, a Chihuahua.
Guinness World RecordsScience and Health

Spike, the new world's oldest dog, is a Chihuahua who loves Doritos

Old Main on the Penn State University campus.
Gene J. Puskar / APLife

Unused 529 college savings can be rolled into a Roth IRA next year

Person checks their credit score.

Changes to medical debt reporting could improve your credit score

Molly Sampson holding the shark tooth.
Alicia Bruce Sampson / FacebookLife

9-year-old girl finds a rare megalodon tooth in Chesapeake Bay

Gift card kiosk in New York.
Mark Lennihan / APLife

These 5 reputable sites let you sell gift cards online

Cash is fanned out from a wallet
Elise Amendola / APLife

What income is considered middle class in 20 US cities

Television broadcaster Robin Roberts
Chris Pizzello / APEntertainment

Robin Roberts Says She Will Marry Her Longtime Partner Amber Laign

A resident shovels snow off a car.
Kyodo News via APU.S.

Shoveling Snow Is As Tough On Your Heart As A Treadmill Stress Test

A cream cheese board and a butter board
Valerie Allen via APLife

10 TikTok Food Trends That Took Over Our Kitchens In 2022

A person shops for vegetables at a grocery store.
Stephan Savoia / APLife

Why Vegetable Prices Are So High In The U.S.

The WhatsApp logo
Patrick Sison / APTech

Is WhatsApp Safe? Here's What You Need To Know

American Airlines planes.
Gene J. Puskar / APLife

Report: These Are The Best Airlines In The World In 2022

The Screen Record button on an iPhone

How To Screen Record On Your iPhone

Tom Cruise
Vianney Le Caer / Invision / APEntertainment

Tom Cruise Gets Golden Globe Nod A Year After Returning His 3 Statues

A Wordle game is seen on a mobile phone.
Michael Dwyer / APTech

Wordle Beats Out The Queen In Google’s Year In Search 2022

Toyota logo adorns a sign outside a Toyota dealership

10 Cars That Last The Longest (And 6 Are Toyotas)

Cash in a wallet

How To Become A Millionaire By The Time You Retire

The Google logo is displayed at their offices.
Alastair Grant / APLife

New Setting Stops Google Chrome From Draining Your Laptop's Battery

The Spotify logo
Patrick Semansky / APTech

Spotify's Wrapped 2022 Lets You Hear Your 'Listening Personality'

Woman types on her laptop keyboard.

Is Your Password One Of The Most Common In The U.S.?

A child looks out of a window
AdobeScience and Health

These States Allow Kids To Take Mental Health Days From School