How to Talk to Kids About College Costs
According to financial expert Ron Lieber, the author of The Opposite of Spoiled, “you can’t just unload all the information at once—kids need time to digest and ask questions.” Here is Lieber’s wise advice on revealing the right details at the right time, in four separate conversations over as many years.
Meet the Woman Changing the Plus-Size Clothing Industry
Jodi Arnold had an $8 million eponymous clothing brand sold at Barneys New York and other high-end stores. Then a bad economy took it down. She came back stronger, with the plus-size line Eloquii, which had sales of $20 million last year. Arnold, 49, spoke to Real Simple about failure, dreams, and transforming lives—including her own—through fashion.
These Words Could Help Your House Sell Faster—and for More Money
Words matter, too, when it comes to real estate listings.
10 Quick Curb Appeal Fixes to Sell Your House Faster
These ideas might also increase your home’s value, too.
You Have 3 Extra Days to File Your Taxes This Year
You'll have an extra weekend to get your taxes in order.
Here’s Another Reason to Send Snail Mail: Stamps Are Getting Cheaper
There hasn’t been a decrease in price since 1919.
These Are the Best Times to Book Hotels for This Summer
Save money by making a reservation on these dates.
11 Hidden Costco Benefits You Had No Idea Existed
For $55 a year you can buy as much bulk toilet paper and groceries as your heart desires. But you can also feel like you walked into a football stadium that sells turkeys and napkins, fighting off shopping cart road rage. If you're not always sure that membership card is worth it, consider some of these extra perks we dug up.
5 Home Upgrades That Could Help You Save During Tax Season
Home upgrades are expensive, but you could earn back some of that cash when tax season rolls around. Whether you made upgrades last year or are planning some for 2016, keep these expert suggestions in mind (and talk to your tax advisor for personalized advice).