Money

These Words Could Help Your House Sell Faster—and for More Money

Words matter, too, when it comes to real estate listings.

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.

This New Service Promises Lunch for $5 or Less

And it's from your favorite restaurants, too. 

You Have 3 Extra Days to File Your Taxes This Year

You'll have an extra weekend to get your taxes in order. 

14 Weekend Sales You Don’t Want to Miss

It’s late March, which means it’s high time your wardrobe got a spring makeover. Swap long sleeves for short, black for floral, and add a few eye-catching accessories. But don’t even think about spending your whole paycheck—our editors have scoured the sales to bring you the weekend’s best deals. Here, a (big) handful of steals we think are just about impossible to pass up.

Saving and Budgeting Basics

Learn how to cut expenses and save more than you spend.
 

6 Smart Tips for Raising Money-Savvy Kids

Expert strategies to set your children up for financial success. 

6 Things You Must Know Before Giving the Kids an Allowance 

Should kids receive money in exchange for doing their chores, and more unanswered questions about creating an allowance system that works for the whole family. 

How to Survive When Life Gets Pricey

Multiple kids in preschool, a new house with rooms to fill, friends all getting married or turning 50—there are whole life stages when your expenses feel insurmountable. Don’t charge them. Instead, follow these money-stretching strategies so you can enjoy what you’ve got going on.