Oct 24, 2012 The average child’s allowance is $65 a month. That’s $780 a year. How do you keep track of all that money? A slew of online startups is trying to solve that problem -- creating virtual banks managed by parents and their kids.
Oct 15, 2012 Commentator Beth Teitell on whether knowing what we're eating will affect how much we eat.
Oct 10, 2012 With childcare costs on the rise, it may be more affordable for some parents to stay home with the kids. But there are hidden costs.
Oct 8, 2012 Pharmacies linked to meningitis outbreak not regulated by FDA.
Sep 24, 2012 A familiar scenario: You're thirsty. You walk into the store to buy something to drink. But you're not exactly sure what you want, and you're inundated with choices.
Sep 24, 2012 There's a burgeoning industry of inexpensive classes that promise to train dogs to alert their diabetic owners to a change in their blood sugar.
Sep 12, 2012 Cheap credit is boosting car sales. But more buyers are taking loans of up to seven years. Monthly payments are lower; the total cost is higher.
Sep 5, 2012 If you live in a state that suffers from severe weather, finding good homeowners insurance is getting more difficult as weather patterns grow more extreme. So what do you do if the insurance company drops you?
Aug 31, 2012 Figuring out where personal responsibility ends and government intervention begins when it comes to eating habits.