Finance & Family Archive

Parenting

Talking to your kids about racism

09/07/2020 06:00am | 48 views

It can be hard to talk to your children about racism. Some parents worry about exposing their children to issues like racism and discrimination at an early age. Others shy away from talking about something they themselves might not fully understand or don’t feel comfortable discussing. Yet others, especially those who have experienced racism, simply do not have such choices.

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Self Advocacy

Fraudulent face mask sites, fake charities: 2020 is 'the perfect storm' for online scams

08/07/2020 06:00am | 90 views

by Kristine Solomon

 

A worldwide pandemic, mass unemployment and nationwide protests over racial injustice — there are many important issues occupying our collective attention. Sadly, this kind of large-scale distraction is fertile ground for hackers.

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Lifestyle

Student loan borrowers could get three-year relief as pandemic eases

15/06/2020 06:00am | 292 views

A House bill with bipartisan support would allow 2020 college graduates to postpone their student loan payments for three years without interest accruing.

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Behavioral Tendencies

Make a plan now for how you will spend your coronavirus stimulus check

11/05/2020 06:00am | 461 views

By Alicia Adamczyk

CNBC Make It is posting a new financial task to tackle each day for a month. These are all meant to be simple, time-sensitive activities to take your mind off of the news for a moment and, hopefully, put you on sturdier financial footing. This is day five of 30.

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Parenting

Tips for Effectively Working From Home When You Have Kids

21/03/2020 06:00am | 1397 views

By Courtney Connley | CNBC

For thousands of parents who have been asked to work remotely, this means extra challenges when trying to balance the demands of work life and home life while coronavirus remains a concern

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