Aug 30, 2012 NYC, you are the worst offender. In Wisconsin, on the other hand, kids apparently get by in hand-me-downs, playing with discarded pieces of string.
Aug 24, 2012 There's no way to estimate the returns on a hug from your son or an afternoon of baking cookies with your brood, but the USDA was able to estimate how much a child takes out of your bank account.
Aug 24, 2012 The search for your soulmate and the perfect babysitter have some surprising parallels.
Aug 24, 2012 A stroller, a crib, clothes for a kid who may not be the same size next week are among the many items parents need to purchase for their new baby. Buying secondhand can be easier on the wallet. Learn what is safe -- and unsafe -- to buy secondhand for junior.
Aug 24, 2012 A married man in his forties reflects on his choice to not have children.
Aug 23, 2012 A group of consumer advocate organization says some big name companies are violating kids' online privacy laws.
Aug 16, 2012 The beginning of the new semester means that many students receiving financial aid can look forward to large "refund" checks from their grants or loans.
Aug 15, 2012 Wisconsin congressman and now Republican vice presidential candidate Paul Ryan will be in Iowa today, talking with voters at the state fair. It'll be Ryan's first solo-appearance since Mitt Romney announced Ryan as his running mate on Saturday.
Aug 13, 2012 More college students are living large with gourmet cafeterias and state-of-the-art gyms -- but that's not what's driving up college costs.