Sep 16, 2013 The fact that so few Americans expect to inherit money from relatives -- and that most expect to get just $10,000-50,000 -- has big implications for their retirement plans.
Aug 16, 2013 Economist Diane Lim offers callers advice about family loans, inheritance, and helping your parents deal with their finances.
Aug 16, 2013 Here's a conversation that might prove tricky: a young adult who tells her parents that she plans on giving away her inheritance.
Jul 3, 2013 Hundreds of homes have already been lost to wildfires this summer. There are ways to make these houses less likely to burn, but fire mitigation is a hard sell to homeowners.
Mar 28, 2013 It may sound crazy, but a group of wealthy young people is giving their inheritance money away.
Dec 6, 2012 Home prices are up nationwide. The recent demand has been good for more than just realtors and lenders.
Aug 23, 2012 Our Freakonomics expert Stephen Dubner says there is evidence that working from home is better for you.
Stacey Vanek Smith
Aug 22, 2012 Federal regulators announced new rules that should make it easier for underwater homeowners to sell their houses.
Aug 22, 2012 Nationwide, home-building permits are at a four-year high. But coming off the Great Recession, is there a market for luxury homes?