Bringing children into the world is an extremely rewarding prospect, but it’s also an expensive one. As such, you’d think parents would struggle to retain money after introducing kids into the mix. But actually, 34% of parents say they started investing more money after having children, according to data from Merrill Lynch and Age Wave.
The end-of-year holidays revolve around the spirit of giving, and many parents are shaking up what it means to “give” to their kids. Earlier this year, actress Mila Kunis echoed many parents’ sentiments about holiday gift-giving. In October, she clarified her comment that she was adopting a new Christmas tradition that involved “no presents for the
Buying a car can be daunting. There are so many options: make, model, price range, must-have features, things you can compromise on, and of course, getting the best deal. Whether you’re looking to buy new or used, we have some tips for you on budgeting and making a financially savvy car purchase. Choose wisely Choose
Planning a wedding is a once in a lifetime experience, but it may also be one of the most expensive events you’ll have. My husband and I took about 6-7 months to plan our wedding. But I know some couples who take more time which is totally understandable. It takes time to plan out
Budgeting, saving and getting out of debt probably don’t sound like a lot of fun, but app designers are trying to change that with an array of mobile apps to help people better manage their money. Some of these apps even use gaming elements to help make personal finance more fun and to increase user
Women face a number of gender-specific risks when it comes to money. According to U.S. Census Bureau research, women earn roughly 80 cents on the dollar compared with men. In addition to the disparity in our paychecks, there is a far more significant lifetime earnings gap that is most prevalent with women who take time