How Not to Give Gifts That Get Tossed in a Corner

The season of giving is about to start. Stores and shops all across the country are stocking up on toys, electronics, and everything in between. But how do you know which gift to get someone? After all, knowing how to give good gifts doesn’t come naturally to most people. Rather it is a skill that must be learned. Of course, it helps if you have

Which Home Improvements Should You Make?

Whether you intend to sell your home or live there forever, there are home improvements you could make.

Some home improvements yield more upside value than others — here are the ones that can have the biggest impact, whether you intend to sell in the not-too-distant future or plan to remain in the same house or apartment indefinitely.

How to Raise Financially Savvy Kids

You can raise financially savvy kids.

Missouri, Tennessee, Utah and Virginia require that high school students take a personal finance course to graduate. If you don’t live in one of those states or  your children are younger than high-school age, you might have to be their first teacher on this subject — that’s how to raise money savvy kids.

5 Easy Ways Parents Can Save Money on Christmas

Christmas is the one time of year that many people lose control over their finances. It can happen to the best of us even if we do a pretty good job the rest of the year. Part of the reason is that there are so many extra things to buy for the holidays. It can also be attributed to not setting aside enough ahead of