All across Texas, students (and their parents) are prepping for the big move from home to dorm. Whether your little scholar will be a stone’s throw away or crossing state lines, if you’re like most parents, or an aunt like me, you’re probably wondering as you help them pack…is college really worth it any more? Continue reading
Although it’s hotter than a firecracker here in Texas right now, this is when I start thinking about my annual “over the hills and through the woods” trip home for Christmas. Not only are such ho-ho-ho thoughts a reminder that cooler days lie ahead (soon, please!), they also give me the push I need to focus on how to get through the holidays debt-free. Continue reading
Growing up, the Cosby show was one of my favorites. I loved how Cliff and Claire Huxtable used humor as a teaching tool with their kids (and me!). Who can forget the funny, yet thought-provoking, “Real World Apartment Building” episode Continue reading
Is your debt growing bigger than a beanstalk? And how did that happen? Continue reading
“Actions speak louder than words” may sound like old-fashioned advice but it’s more relevant than ever when it comes to the savings habits of adults and kids. Continue reading
Wish your home looked less like that and more like this?
Whether your home sweet home needs a radical redo or some serious updates, get a move on. Spring is here and it’s the top season to tackle home improvement projects. Continue reading