New Yorkers warned about child-identity theft


New Yorkers warned about child-identity theft

Washington, Aug 15 New York State Governor Andrew Cuomo Wednesday alerted parents, guardians and young adults about a growing trend of child identity theft.

New Yorkers warned about child-identity theft

Washington, Aug 15 New York State Governor Andrew Cuomo Wednesday alerted parents, guardians and young adults about a growing trend of child identity theft.

The Best Summer Money Books for Adults

Children's books can help parents talk to their kids about money, but reading can also help inspire smarter financial decisions for grown-ups. American Public Media's Marketplace Money recently asked personal finance writers about their favori…

Study: Parents pulling back on college spending

Families have implemented more cost-saving strategies to cut college spending in the past academic year, choosing less expensive schools and finding more economical ways for students to attend.

Laptop protection for younger users takes many forms

Extended warranties, service plans, soft covers and more rugged designs are some of the ways parents can protect their investment in a teenager's laptop.

More parents take on burdens on college debt for their children

Students and their parents line up along George Street in New Brunswick to move into the Rockoff Hall dorms of Rutgers University. / NJ PRESS MEDIA 2005

College debt especially costly for parents

The burden of soaring college costs is often cast in public debates as an issue for students. But parents also are under growing pressure.

Soliciting the dead

It's taken a good 13 years to get over Madison. God blessed her parents David and Lisa Barron with their special-needs daughter for four-and-a-half years. Unable to walk, talk or breathe on her

Weigh in on what a college financial aid "shopping sheet" should look like

The Consumer Finance Protection Bureau wants your input on how colleges could best disclose financial aid to prospective students & parents.

College cost calculator can help parents get better aid estimate

When it comes to choosing what is likely the biggest expense of parenthood — sending your kid to college — there has been little transparency on price.