Having a baby can run you $35,000 or more in some cities just in the the first year.
Nearly half of the nation's 50 million public school students are now low income. It's worst in the South.
Frozen pipes can cost you up to $15,000, but there are simple steps to take to avoid the hassle.
They're small, but they can take a bite out of your retirement.
And what if the tables were turned? Would children let their parents live with them?
While still low, the number of women taking the lead on investments, college spending and insurance is up significantly from recent years.
If transportation reality has set in with the new school year, here are cheap cars with great mileage that offer your student independence.
Minivans remain big sellers with parents but here some options if you drive to the beat of a different drum.
That tiny baby in your arms depends totally on you including for a Social Security number and college savings account.
A burgeoning "to do" list has many parents turning to nannies a rescue squad for the harried working parent who can afford it.
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