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Keeping Clear Boundaries Jun. 20, 2020

Dear Annie®

Dear Annie: I was given up for adoption at four months old and was adopted by my maternal grandparen... Read More

Learning to Say No Jun. 13, 2020

Dear Annie®

Dear Annie: With your advice, I hope my family will be able to deal with a problem. Our 45-year-old ... Read More

Bait and Swiss Jun. 11, 2020

Lenore Skenazy

Hans up! A Swiss 8-year-old was investigated by the police for asking if he could use play money to ... Read More

Where Does All the Money Go? May. 26, 2020

Everyday Cheapskate

Like trying to hold onto a handful of water, money has a way of magically disappearing right before ... Read More

In This Crisis, States Should Get a Lot of Federal Money May. 21, 2020

Steve Chapman

The economic collapse precipitated by the coronavirus pandemic has been a disaster for a multitude o... Read More

Should You Lend Money to Family and Friends? May. 13, 2020

Everyday Cheapskate

Over the years, I've heard from dozens of readers who have lent money to friends and family members ... Read More

Let's Talk to Our Kids About Money May. 13, 2020

Ask Carrie

Dear Readers: With so many families around the country facing financial challenges as a result of th... Read More

Smiling Burns Calories May. 08, 2020

'Tween 12 & 20

DR. WALLACE: I've got a neat way for teens interested in burning calories to burn a few more. My die... Read More

I Need To Swim! May. 07, 2020

'Tween 12 & 20

DR. WALLACE: I'm 17 and a competitive swimmer. I used to train several days a week, but the pool I h... Read More

Witness to 'Cash Grabs' May. 05, 2020

'Tween 12 & 20

DR. WALLACE: I'm 16 and live with my brother and his wife because my parents are in the middle of a ... Read More

Modeling Jealousy or Gratitude? Apr. 29, 2020

Dear Annie®

Dear Annie: Here comes another summer, and I always enjoy taking my children to a local amusement pa... Read More

Virus Means More Work for Me! Apr. 29, 2020

Social Security and You

Just ask me if I'm getting weary of the coronavirus! And I'm not coming at my dislike for the pandem... Read More

Simple Tricks to Make Your Stuff Last Longer Apr. 28, 2020

Everyday Cheapskate

Being wasteful is easy, especially when everything seems to be so plentiful and simple to replenish.... Read More

I'd Rather Have the Money, Bob Apr. 23, 2020

Everyday Cheapskate

Did you see us? My husband and I were on TV with Bob Barker. Before you run to check Netflix or "Ame... Read More

Avoiding Scammers Apr. 21, 2020

Dear Annie®

Dear Annie: As a public service, please make your readers aware of the grandparents phone scam. My e... Read More

His Drug Use Was Beyond Recreational Apr. 16, 2020

'Tween 12 & 20

DR. WALLACE: I broke up with my boyfriend because of his continuing cocaine use. He kept telling me ... Read More

Brother Hoards His Cash Apr. 10, 2020

'Tween 12 & 20

DR. WALLACE: My 17-year-old brother is becoming a real piece of work! He hoards every penny that com... Read More

Willing to Work to Boost Allowance Mar. 26, 2020

'Tween 12 & 20

DR. WALLACE: I'm 16, and I have great parents. But there's just one problem. My allowance is dismal!... Read More

High Vet Bills for Beloved Pets and Prepping for Mortgage Application Mar. 16, 2020

Everyday Cheapskate

Dear Mary: Our beloved dog Roscoe is getting older, and we're concerned about safeguarding his healt... Read More

The Bloomberg and Steyer Fiascoes Should Give Pause to Speech Restrictionists: No Amount of Money Can Buy Victory for Candidates Who Fail to Persuade Voters Mar. 11, 2020

Jacob Sullum

Two and a half weeks after Bernie Sanders slammed Michael Bloomberg for trying to "buy this election... Read More