Burnout can ruin personal relationships and cause fatigue, insomnia, depression and anxiety. What's worse? It may be spreading through Gen Y women like wildfire.
I refused to feel sorry for myself for too long, despite the fact that my plan of staying home with the kids for only a few weeks had turned into a few years. After all, I was choosing this.
In many traditional American households, the husband manages the investments while the wife manages daily budgeting and spending.... and that, researchers say, might be all wrong.
You can't blame everything on the world, your circumstances or other people. Here are the nine reasons you're broke... when you shouldn't be.
We need a national health care plan. It's time. Unless Mr. Right With the Awesome Medical Plan sweeps into my world (and if he's on his way, his GPS seems to be seriously messed up), it's just me ... and I need help.
My Dad definitely took his frugality overboard at times--like when my parents bought a pick-up truck and he asked my mom to drive it around with the tailgate down because it got better gas mileage.
My absolute worst boyfriend -- the one who wasted the most years of my life -- was also the source of my absolute best financial advice.
Research hasn't quite pinpointed why women don't make as much as men. But maybe, just maybe, it has something to do with ideas that have been subtly ingrained in us since we were very young.