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.
Aug 5, 2013 President Obama will give a speech in Phoenix on Tuesday about housing and the middle class.
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.
Diane Lim - Economist Mom
Jun 26, 2013 Sean and his wife can't agree on where to live. She wants to rent a single-family home. He wants to move into a smaller place and spend as little as possible. Who has the stronger argument? Hear from our experts.
Mar 28, 2013 It may sound crazy, but a group of wealthy young people is giving their inheritance money away.
Mar 13, 2013 Commentator Robert Reich says the housing recovery is mostly benefiting investors, not home buyers.
Rowan Moore Gerety
Feb 15, 2013 More than 5 million homes have been lost to foreclosure since 2006. That's a lot of real estate, and con artists are determined to put it to good use.