As a parent, you need to watch for signs of potential financial failure by your children. Consider these 10 warning signs from young and old kids.
Having a variable income can be good or bad. While it can make planning tough, it doesn't have to mean you can't get a handle on your finances.
This is the story of a regular guy, with a good job, who wants to buy a guitar. Unfortunately, his wife is a follower of Dave Ramsey.
Parents should probably be more open about financial issues with their children. Here's how to start such important discussions.
Millennials who feel they can't afford financial advice should consider planners who get monthly retainers to help with many issues, not just retirement.
Many parents lack confidence about the financial futures of offspring - and with good reason. If you're among them, here are some strategies to help cope.
In college, money was tight, and debts rose. After we got married (and quickly divorced), I learned all the debt (and its problems) was mine, not ours.
Everyone should give their family financial plan a midyear review to see where they stand, and to adjust for changes in their lives, investments and goals.
The United States runs in the middle of the pack when it comes to the financial knowledge and skills of 15-year-old boys and girls, a study shows.
In school, she learned about the freedoms proclaimed in 1776, but she had to learn the keys to other freedoms - like financial freedom - on her own.
Insurance companies do not offer retirement portfolio insurance, but there are ways that you can hedge against calamity with your retirement accounts.
With these four basic tips that our family uses, you can cut your grocery spending and not scrimp on quality.
Too many people do not have adequate life insurance coverage. And the ones who do are not getting the best coverage at the best premiums, either.
What can you learn about money from watching the camo-clad camaraderie on Duck Dynasty? Here are some happy, happy, happy ideas to make your own fortune.
Most early retirees think their expenses will stay the same after they quit working, but that's not a safe assumption. Here's why you'll likely spend more.
A new survey from Experian shows that married adults think money-management skills matter more than physical attractiveness when it comes to compatibility.
Here's how you and the soon-to-be-ex can go for a saner and financially sensible breakup. Call it cost-conscious uncoupling.
Those hard-working wonderful men who raised us may not have always stated their lessons explicitly, but they taught by example. (Thanks, Dad.)
The total number of households worldwide that now qualify as millionaires rose 19 percent, bring the total to more than 16 million, a new survey shows.
EBay's new "Trading Time" calculator lets you figure out how long you have to work to pay for various expenses. It's an eye-opener.
Age, gender and marital status are key factors on car insurance rates. Combined, they can cost a driver as much as 50 percent more for insurance.
Your marriage is for richer or for poorer. Wouldn't you rather know now which it's going to be?
Before you decide to downsize or move to the latest best place to retire, at least do a quick calculation about how much a move is really going to cost.
Studies show that working mothers are happier. But I chose to be a stay-at-home mom, and here are the financial factors that influenced my decision.