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Frugal Is to Smart as Cheap Is to Dumb: Intelligent Financial Decisions for Families

I think we can all agree that the price of living in the United States seems to be a bit of a puzzle to which many pieces have gone missing. We’ve seen a rising cost in just about...

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Jeannette Lofas

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Sally Bjornsen

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Dr. Carl Pickhardt

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Playing Favorites

Don't let the "Case of the Ex" boggle your mind...

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Bonding Your Brood

More than 2,400 blended families are formed every day in America...

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What's in a Name?

What's in a Name?

Should your stepchild call you mom/dad?

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Help for Blended Families

Help for Blended Families

Did you know that marriages that involve stepchildren are...

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Wicked Stepmother or Carol Brady?

Wicked Stepmother or Carol Brady...

As a stepparent are you worried about turning into a fairy...

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