The law expects all parents to provide financial support to their children. When parents don’t live together, a child support order can ensure a noncustodial parent provides support. Find out more about your legal rights and responsibilities when it co...
The arrival of spring heralds the season of cleaning. It can be a therapeutic activity that leaves you feeling lighter and your home fresher. But if you’re not careful, it can also lighten your wallet. That’s why it’s crucial to follow these tips to sa...
Finances are a common source of stress. If you’ve ever experienced middle-of-the-night anxiety over money, you’re not alone. Thankfully, you have the power to regain control of your financial thoughts and actions. Here are several ways to curb your fin...
Selling used items on Craigslist isn’t as simple as snapping a blurry photo with your smartphone and throwing the listing online. There are rules for success that help you get the most out of your old stuff. Here are some Craigslist selling tips for ho...
For families with a nonworking spouse, the IRS allows both spouses to contribute to IRAs based on the joint household income to help them save more money for retirement. Learn about spousal IRAs, their rules, who is eligible to contribute, and the bene...
Pottery Barn is best known for its upscale products and stunning floor displays. But you don’t have to pay full price just because a store is stylish. Many money-saving Pottery Barn hacks can help you make your next home furnishings upgrade affordable ...
Not every parent has the means to help cover the cost of their child’s education. But for those who do, it’s never too early — or too late — to start. Investing in a 529 college savings plan is one of the most efficient ways to save for your kid’s coll...
An engagement ring for your partner is one of the biggest purchases you’ll ever make — and definitely one of the most stressful, especially if you’re tight on cash. Fortunately, when it comes to ring shopping, there are several ways to reconcile big dr...
There are several ways to save for education. People often think of 529 plans when it comes to saving for college, but you can also use UTMA and UGMA accounts. Each account has different benefits and drawbacks. Before choosing, learn more about how the...
Most of us know having kids comes with extra costs, such as clothing, food, and possibly college tuition. But kids require more than just food and clothes. There are hidden costs of raising a child many parents-to-be overlook. Here are some common expe...