The lead parent is a male in 4 percent of two-career American families.

One husband puts his wife's career before his own

Sep 15, 2015
What he learned from taking on the role of lead parent.
Posted In: family, work-life balance, gender equality
A cable car passes by a Wells Fargo branch. The banking company has a team of historians to research and document the family histories of its top clients.

For some, family history can be traced through a bank

Jul 17, 2015
Why genealogy is a financial service.
Posted In: Wells Fargo, family, history, genealogy
People walk through Syntagma Square. Marketplace's Kai Ryssdal caught up with research associate Tonia Korka in Syntagma Squre to talk about how she's been coping in the job market.

Three jobs, a family and uncertainty

Jul 14, 2015
Tonia Korka has to juggle multiple jobs to support her family.
Posted In: Greece, greekcrisis, employment, family, lawyers
A portion of a living will declaration.

Why you need a will, even if you don't have kids

Jul 10, 2015
Steps for handling your financial legacy.
Posted In: family, estate, wills, Personal Finance
Michael Peña with his wife, Lorraine Sanchez-Peña, and nephew, Elijah.

Fatherhood programs pair job training with therapy

Jun 19, 2015
Welding classes and Freud helped ex-convict be a better parent.
Posted In: dads, emotions, employment, therapy, family
Ted Thompson

The Transaction: a silver promise

Apr 30, 2015
A necklace with a comforting message
Posted In: transaction, jewelry, family

My Money Story: Waiting on Inheritance

Jan 9, 2015
An inheritance can do unexpected things to a family.
Posted In: Inheritance, family

When the digital classroom meets the parents

Sep 24, 2014
Parents can track their kids academic performance like never before. Should they?
Posted In: classrooms, education technology, family

My money story: Writer Joey Slamon

Sep 5, 2014
Money can't buy you love, but can it help show your love?
Posted In: my money story, family money, family
New Study Names San Francisco As Most Expensive To Buy A Home

Your Wallet: How'd you get your kids out of the basement?

Jul 21, 2014
Stories of helping relatives get back on their feet.
Posted In: family, children, living at home