Making smart year-end money moves doesn't require a lot of time. In fact, you can give yourself a year-end review and makeover during commercial breaks while you're watching TV.
Do your favorite stores change their return policies for the holiday season? Some do, so you may want to check before you buy.
A little education can go a long way to protecting yourself from an unscrupulous jeweler when you're looking to buy bling for the holidays.
'What would you like for Christmas?' 'Nothing. I already have everything.' Sound familiar? Here are gift suggestions for the hard-to-buy-for people on your list.
Share a nanny, start a co-op, and weigh the costs and benefits of staying home, plus seven more ways to make child care more manageable.
If your wallet is running on empty but you still have more shopping to do, we've got you covered. Here are 10 cool kid gifts that won't break the bank.
No need to break the bank to tell your kids' teachers how much you appreciate them.
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