Finance & Family Archive

Behavioral Tendencies

White, Black and Hispanic Americans retire early for different reasons

01/09/2021 06:00am | 299 views

By Kate Dore

Almost half of Americans may leave the workforce earlier than expected. While white workers may have the means to retire early, Black workers are more likely to depart sooner due to health issues.

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Parenting

How To Help Siblings Get Along Better

28/05/2021 06:00am | 496 views

 

Sibling rivalry is often taken as an unexamined fact of family life — as much a part of parenting as potty training or bedtime storie

 

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Parenting

Parenting Skills Can Have Huge Payoffs

24/05/2021 06:00am | 240 views

By JUDI LIGHT HOPSON, EMMA H. HOPSON & TED HAGEN. Tribune News Service 

If someone took a poll on what supports good mental health, it’s likely this concept would make the list: “Have two great parents who love you.”

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Parenting

How to Help Kids Adapt to the Chaos That is Hybrid Learning

23/04/2021 06:00am | 251 views

“Hybrid learning” has become a blanket term for the many ways students are experiencing school right now amid the coronavirus pandemic: in-person students with remote teachers, remote students with in-person teachers, kids rotating between school and home by week or day. It’s a system that assumes students can juggle the logistics of returning to school under new circumstances and learning at home, which, for kids in the midst of brain development plus pandemic stress, has the potential to quickly feel like too much to handle. (Changes based on positive coronavirus cases, local outbreaks and related health ordinances can add another layer of stress for parents, students and teachers.)

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Parenting

5 Things to Encourage Your College-Aged Student to Focus On

06/07/2020 06:00am | 1539 views

By Kate Reggev

Rest easy by prepping them for good sleep, financial success, and more. 

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