Those couples who are living together -- don't they have spatulas, steamer baskets and toaster ovens already?
First comes love, then comes marriage, then comes stressing out about money. Here's how to focus more on the fun part and less on the stress.
Well, no. But in a shaky economy, obscure insurance -- including coverage against kidnapping, divorce and having twins -- is a rare growth industry.
Market woes may lead to significant deals and discounts on travel, cars and other big-ticket items.
A wedding is one of life's great moments, and quite likely the most expensive party you'll ever throw. Here's how to make sure this milestone doesn't usher in years of debt.
According to a Dutch study, women who kept their names had higher average education levels and fewer children -- and worked more and had higher salaries.
Despite the economy, brides-to-be aren't willing to sacrifice luxury to save money on their big day. The average wedding cost $27,000 last year.
VIDEO ON MSN MONEY
Copyright © 2014 Microsoft. All rights reserved.
Fundamental company data and historical chart data provided by Morningstar Inc. Real-time index quotes and delayed quotes supplied by Morningstar Inc. Quotes delayed by up to 15 minutes, except where indicated otherwise. Fund summary, fund performance and dividend data provided by Morningstar Inc. Analyst recommendations provided by Zacks Investment Research. StockScouter data provided by Verus Analytics. IPO data provided by Hoover's Inc. Index membership data provided by Morningstar Inc.
The Market Dispatches column has been discontinued. Here's where to find the latest stock and business news on MSN Money, and the latest from market writer Charley Blaine.
MONEY & POLITICS
Breaking up big banks is an untested solution to the too big to fail problem that attempts to isolate and dismantle large, troubled institutions while protecting the rest of the economy.
Tired of your wallet taking a beating at the grocery store? Here are some creative ways to save big on food costs.
Even when they have a plan for their refund check from Uncle Sam, Americans often don't realize how they actually spend the windfall.
MUST-SEE ON MSN
- Video: Easy DIY smoked meats at home
A charcuterie master shares his process for cold-smoking meat at home.
- Jetpacks about to go mainstream
- Weird things covered by home insurance
- Bing: 70 percent of adults report 'digital eye strain'