Your kids may still be in the pool, but by now you’re likely thinking about back-to-school. According to the latest Back-to-School Spending Survey conducted by the National Retail Federation, parents..
I just become the father of three teenagers. My youngest turned 13 on Mother’s Day. Yikes! Yes, the over sleeping, late for the school bus, and eating me out of house and home issues abound in my..
It is widely known that divorce is expensive. By the time you add up attorney’s fees, court costs, mediation costs, and possibly the cost of refinancing property, a divorce can cost as much or more..
There are few things in life that can throw a wrench in people’s finances like a divorce. The loss in income is likely greater than the drop in expenses. There may be joint debt that you have to..
Divorce is traumatic — emotionally,physically and financially. I know — I’ve been there. There’s a lot to worry about, especially if you have children, which is why you need to take control where you..
It happens every year. In the weeks before the April 15 tax filing deadline, information about IRA accounts is everywhere. After April 15, crickets. The world has moved on to baseball stats and..
Getting into a good college takes a lot of hard work and dedication. One of the last hurdles to admission is the application essay – and it's a great opportunity for you to shine. Here are some tips..
A summer job is a prime opportunity to start saving for year-round expenses. So if you’re looking to save this summer, you’ll be happy to know that the odds of finding a job are in your favor. In..
My kids got theirs at age seven! But as a teacher of personal financial management, I am a bit fanatical about educating my children. Here are some things to consider when deciding when to open a..
Saying there's an upside regarding student loans is almost like rooting for the villain in a movie. Or hoping the long suffering underdog gets crushed. Or proclaiming a dislike for cute cat..