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Sep 16, 2013 3:27PM on Smart SpendingBy Smart Spending Editor

Have you had 'the talk' with your child yet? No, not THAT talk. The money talk. If not, you'd better start thinking about it. Experts say by 10, it's too late.

Sep 10, 2013 2:59PM on Smart SpendingBy Smart Spending Editor

That school health insurance plan your child brought home when classes started? It's cheap, yes. But read carefully before you buy. it doesn't cover much. If anything at all.

Sep 9, 2013 1:35PM on Smart SpendingBy MSN Smart Spending editor

Financial responsibility is as important these days as reading, writing and arithmetic. But is your teen ready for a credit card or bank account? Here are four red flags that he's not.

Sep 5, 2013 11:49AM on Smart SpendingBy Mitch Lipka

Letting your kids play with your devices led to $2.8 billion in spending to repair or replace those items. Think about that next time junior wants to play with your smartphone.

Aug 30, 2013 9:53AM on Smart SpendingBy Mitch Lipka

Although more than a third of children receive a dollar per tooth, a Visa survey found that the average is up to $3.70 per tooth, up 23% from last year.

Aug 30, 2013 9:48AM on Smart SpendingBy MSN Money Partner

'Mommy, can I get it? C’mon, mommy!' Here are some simple tips to keep your kids at bay, along with some inspiration on why it's a good idea.

Aug 28, 2013 10:58AM on Smart SpendingBy MSN Money Partner

A Bentley convertible or a kid? If you believe what you read in the media, they're about the same price. But here's why you shouldn't always believe what you see.

Aug 27, 2013 5:26AM on Smart SpendingBy Donna_Freedman

The president has called for a ratings-based reform of higher education funding. Will it work? And if so, how soon?

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