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Saving Money When Your Child Goes Away To College

Sending a student away to college is life-changing for parents and students. It's still possible to save money when your child goes away to college.

Money Management 101 for College Kids

Of all the things I wish they taught in school, I wish there were a better understanding of budgeting and debt. I graduated high school with a ton of bad advice on establishing a...

Teaching My Kids the Value of Work

Both my mom and step-dad had great jobs and we never talked about money. I know I was privileged, but I want my children to understand the value of work.

REALITY MOMS PARTNER: How to Stop Fearing Money at 40

When I first started on my adult journey I had all these grand ideas. All these amazing things I wanted to do. The one common denominator was that they all required money. Go figure,...

REALITY MOMS PARTNER: Money Talk for Moms

This is a sponsored post for SheSpeaks/Prudential My husband and I recently celebrated our tenth anniversary. When I first met him nearly fourteen years ago, I never expected that we’d have gone through such...

An Online Game Changing the Way You Save for the Future

Saving doesn’t come naturally to most of us—unless you are one of the lucky few. Being young has its advantages, but knowing the real value of money simply isn’t one of them. It is...

How Not to Talk to Your Kid About Money #Ad

I know that title is a bit deceiving, but after reading Make Your Kid a Money Genius (Even If You’re Not) by Beth Kobliner I learned more about the things I was saying wrong...

7 Ways to Make Your Kid a Money Genius #Ad

The thought of making my kids money genius is so foreign to me.  I mean, ask my husband if you want to know the truth. Growing up my mother showed me how to balance...