Aug 16, 2013 One of the most difficult financial realities to face is the decision to delay having a family for people who want children. A pair of listeners share how they talk with their partners about the cost of children -- and the choice to put off parenthood.
Janell Burley Hofmann
Aug 14, 2013 Parents want to make sure their children are safe when using the internet, but at what point does monitoring your kids become needless spying?
Sep 18, 2013 A new amusement park with a 'Take Your Child to Work Day' theme opens in London.
Jun 28, 2013 The online security firm ESET runs a camp for young hackers that encourages them to use their skills for good, not evil.
Jun 18, 2013 Netflix is teaming up with DreamWorks Animation to create original content. But their partnership isn't for grown-ups, it's for kids.
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 14, 2013 Before we answer the question of whether we can afford the consumer economy, we have to know how much we're spending.
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 A Saturday shopping trip started out fairly innocently... and ended with some big questions about our consumer economy and whether it is sustainable long-term.