Parents Helping Out

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Need Help with College Plan for Kids.

S.W. asks from Dallas

I need help. I feel so incredibly guilty that I haven't started a 529 plan for my boys (2 and 4) yet. I know this MUST be done. My New Year's resolution is to star...


Paying for Child's College Tuition?

M.H. asks from Raleigh

Another question on here (about size of family) got me thinking about what the "norm" is for college and children paying these days? I know that every family handles ...


How Would Deal with a Nanny That Keeps Asking for Advance Payments?

M.D. asks from Washington DC

She is a good nanny. Kids like her, we like her. Works hard, shows up on time, does not request excessive sick or personal days. Helps out with stuff around the house...


Extended Family Expects Me to Help Them Financially

A.F. asks from Phoenix

I am in need of some good insight regarding my family. Here's some background and I'll keep it short: I am American Indian and grew up lower middle-class. I have si...


College Education and Tuition as Next 'Housing Bubble?'

R.D. asks from San Diego

I wanted to share this from Mark Cuban (millionaire and owner of Dallas mavericks). I thought it was very interesting and something I hadn't thought about before. Is ...


Advice on Finanaces

K.D. asks from Philadelphia

Hi Everyone, My husband and I are having quite a bit of trouble staying afloat with all our bills lately, and I'm wondering if anyone has advice about what we can do...


Excell Mortgage Broker or Lender Needed for Condo Invest from ARM to Fixed Rate

C.S. asks from Washington DC

Can anyone recommend a great mortgage broker or lender who may have some good packages in these rough times of lending. I have a condo investment that I bought 5 yea...


Help! Need So Advice on Debt.

D.P. asks from Chicago

My name is Lisa I live in tinley park. I screwed up big time I have a lot of credit card debt, my credit score is low and I feel bad for what I'm putting my family t...


Retirement vs College

J.G. asks from Chicago

Since there is a tension about this on the board, let's actually discuss it. Do you save more for retirement or for your kids college? Or do you save for both? And ho...



M.M. asks from Tallahassee

How do you tell your b/f w/o offending him about his 2 adult married kids about what would happen should if something ever happened to him? I guess what I am trying t...