Jun 14, 2013 Is spending to give your kids a leg-up worth it? How much would you be willing to sacrifice?
Jun 14, 2013 Helping your kids to stand out in the eyes a college admissions officer takes a lot -- usually that means a lot of money. But before you spend beaucoup bucks on private tutors and athletic coaching, do a quick cost-benefit analysis of whether those investments will really pay off.
Jun 10, 2013 Trying to give your children an advantage in growing up makes consuming a competition. When everyone has a tutor, a trainer or a special baseball bat, you can't help but keep up.
Jun 10, 2013 We all want our kids to get into the best colleges they can. Some families take extra measures and spend extra money in pursuit of an edge.
May 29, 2013 Cuts to government-funded child development programs leave parents scrambling to find child care.
May 17, 2013 Paying off student loans can be a long and scary venture. But one way to get a handle on how to make it an affordable experience is to take a tip from the Pilgrims.
May 15, 2013 The Congressional Budget Office reports that this year's federal budget will be the smallest in years -- but don't uncork the champagne yet.
May 10, 2013 Over the last decade, Georgia State University has created a winning formula to boost graduation rates.
May 10, 2013 Pinch yourself. You're not dreaming.