A Spender Marries a Saver – Now What?

A Spender Marries a Saver – Now What?

Originally published by BBC Capital on October 28 2015. By Kate Ashford From the day they met it was clear: Taylor Murray and his wife are polar opposites when it comes to money. “I’m the spender and my wife is the saver,” said Murray, 33, who lives in California....
Tuition for Twins

Tuition for Twins

By Kate Ashford – Originally Posted on BBC Capital Sarah Hosseini’s daughters are only ages four and five, but she’s already thinking about university. “They’re only 16 months apart,” said Hosseini, 30, who lives in Atlanta and blogs at MissguidedMama.com. “If...
Caring for a Forever Child…

Caring for a Forever Child…

When he was just two-years old, Robin Blackwood’s son was diagnosed with Fragile X syndrome — a genetic condition that causes intellectual impairment and behavioural and learning challenges. “While I am alive, he will likely live at home and need some round-the-clock...
Is Private School Worth The Cost?

Is Private School Worth The Cost?

Sending your children to private school can mean making some big sacrifices. Lauren Greutman and her husband moved to a smaller home so they could afford to send their three children to a private religious school. “We have definitely had to sacrifice things,” said...
Price Shock: The Sting of Moving Abroad

Price Shock: The Sting of Moving Abroad

Imagine being asked to do your job in an exotic city in a far flung country. Sounds enticing, right? Now imagine your pay will remain the same, but it is exponentially more expensive to live there. That happened to Tim Glowa when his Texas, US, employer asked him to...