It goes against common advice, but you might be better off not saving for your child's college education. Here's why.
by: Xin Lu | channel: Personal Finance, Education & Training, Family
For one writer, having her first child hasn't just taught her a lot about parenting — it's also provided some great lessons about life.
by: Camilla Cheung | channel: Family, Personal Development
Teens can be a tough audience to entertain. But even the most restless and demanding teenagers will have fun with one or more of these activities.
by: Julie Rains | channel: Frugal Living, Family
Whether you're making a conference call for work or catching up with a friend across the country, discover why video chat is the best way to communicate.
by: Paul Michael | channel: Career and Income, Family, Technology
Making sure your kids get the best education possible isn't always easy, but these resources can help you create a challenging curriculum on the cheap.
by: Kate Luther | channel: DIY, Education & Training, Family
If you need other people to do things, you don't need to nag. These gentle methods will get things done without driving you (or anyone else) crazy.
by: Julie Rains | channel: Career and Income, Family, Productivity
When it comes to money in relationships, love alone isn't enough to build a life together — it also takes communication and honesty.
by: POPSUGAR Smart Living | channel: Frugal Living, Family
Want to make sure your kids do well financially? Teach them great money habits with these learn-by-doing lessons.
by: Annie Mueller | channel: Frugal Living, Family
Your freezer can be an amazing source for quick, healthy, and ready-to-eat meals — especially if you have a little one on the way.
by: Camilla Cheung | channel: Family, Food and Drink
Thanks to the sluggish economy, more and more kids are moving back in with their parents. Here are some suggestions for making the transition smooth.
by: Kelly Kehoe | channel: Family, Home, Real Estate and Housing
Women's move into the workforce was all about choice. So why do so many parents now feel like they don't have the option to stay at home?
by: Tara Struyk | channel: Budgeting, Family
The way we deal with money in relationships is often a sign of how we deal with other things in life. But if you're aware of potential problems, you can change.
by: Tara Struyk | channel: Personal Finance, Family
We all know that friends are wonderful — but for reasons ranging from good health to accountability, they might be more important than you realize.
by: Kate Luther | channel: Family, Personal Development
Big life changes — even positive ones — can cause relationships to suffer. Learn how to weather the storm and come out stronger in the end.
by: Julie Rains | channel: Family, Personal Development
That little bundle of joy can cost you a big wad of cash. Discover great ways to give your baby everything she needs while saving a few bucks.
by: Camilla Cheung | channel: Budgeting, Family, Lifestyle
Applying for colleges can be daunting for students and parents alike, but these free resources make the process much easier.
by: Julie Rains | channel: Education & Training, Family
Resumes aren't just useful for job seekers — they're also great for college-bound students. Learn (and why!) to build a resume for a high schooler.
Do you feel awkward when you try to express condolences? Try these techniques to show your sympathy.
by: Julie Rains | channel: Family, General Tips
If you have a lot of gifts to give during the holidays, it can be tough enough to give personal gifts, let alone stay on budget. Use these tips to do both.
by: Julie Rains | channel: Budgeting, Family, Shopping
Money isn't what makes a memorable Christmas. Follow these suggestions to help enjoy the holiday, not the stuff associated with it.
by: Tara Struyk | channel: Family, Lifestyle
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