For Parents

Parenting: 7 Money-Saving Tips for Teens

Most teenagers probably won’t leap at the prospect of learning about personal finance on their own. That’s why it’s important...

Volunteer Opportunities for Kids and Families

As a parent, I want to instill the spirit of volunteerism in my kids. The problem is that many organizations...

12 Affordable Things To Do In The Fall

Ahh, hoodie weather is here, the trees are turning, and even the early morning smells and feels like fall. You...

The Effect Advertising Has on Our Kids

“Mommy, you need that” and “Mommy, I want that!” are familiar words I hear when watching television with my children....

A Real Vacation

There was a little boy about four years old in the doctor’s office excitedly telling the receptionist about his recent...

Let Them Eat Cake…Money and Time Saving Treats for Kids with Allergies

The number of kids with food allergies has increased dramatically over the past decade. I can’t remember a single child...

How to save on Back to School Shopping

Summer is winding down and back to school thoughts are entering every parent’s mind. For many, just the thought of...

Money Saving Tips for Sports Moms

Participating in youth sports is great way for kids to stay active, socialize with others, and learn the value of...

Surviving Your Child’s College Selection Experience

It’s early; around 5:30 a.m., September 25th. I am in the car with my husband and 17 year old daughter,...

Entertaining Your Kids for the Summer on a Budget (Part 2)

Last week we talked about activities to keep the kids entertained during the summer on a shoestring budget. Here are...

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