Family Money

6 Sneaky Summer Expenses to Avoid

You don't have to waste your hard-earned dollars on frivolous purchases and expenses that can easily be avoided. Don't let these costs burn up your budget.

How Boomers Are Redefining 'Legacy'

From setting up 529 plans to cover college costs for grandchildren to buying vacation homes held in trust, boomers are finding new ways to leave a legacy.

The Real Cost of Cats and Dogs

Don't kid yourself: Look at the lifetime costs of a companion animal in order to determine whether you can provide the care that a pet deserves.