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Keeping Up With the Joneses

BUILD Series Exclusive: Jon Hamm and Tina Fey Saw Sully Sullenberger Plane Moments Before Hudson Landing

Courtney M. Soliday | Posted 10.12.2016 | Entertainment
Courtney M. Soliday

NEW YORK - Jon Hamm stopped by BUILD Series this morning to discuss his new movie Keeping Up With The Joneses with Ricky Camilleri. An ordinary suburb...

Life Unfiltered

Megan B. Baldwin | Posted 02.25.2017 | Parents
Megan B. Baldwin

The stories of our lives -- as told through status updates and pins and photographs -- are incomplete. Yet it is all too easy to forget that what we see are simply snapshots, moments in time, titles to the chapters of people's lives.

Living Near A Lottery Winner Has A Surprising Downside

The Huffington Post | Shane Ferro | Posted 02.16.2016 | Business

When people win the lottery, their less-lucky neighbors often drive themselves into financial ruin trying to keep up, according to a provocative new s...

Are Your Gay Friends Making You Poor?

David Rae | Posted 05.18.2016 | Queer Voices
David Rae

Tip of the week: Know what you can afford and don't be afraid to say no. You can always say yes later when your financial planning pays off with some big dividends.

Facebook: Based on a True Story

Jacqui Zadik | Posted 06.22.2015 | Parents
Jacqui Zadik

Keeping up with Joneses has been part of our society for some time, but with social networking on the rise with Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc., the number of "Joneses" we have to compare ourselves to has expanded profusely.

Money Lessons I Wished I Knew In My Early 20s

Kevin Yu | Posted 06.13.2015 | Money
Kevin Yu

I've had my fair share of mistakes when it comes to personal finance. Last week I wrote a post about how online poker changed how I view money. I was spending money like there was no tomorrow, splurging on unnecessary items, and didn't save a single penny of winnings.

25 Complaints My Son Will Share With His Future Therapist

Leyna Juliet Weber | Posted 02.21.2015 | Parents
Leyna Juliet Weber

For years, Elmo was a furry guy who existed only on T-shirts. When you finally saw him walk and talk, you practically sh*t yourself.

Unfriending the Joneses

CT Working Moms | Posted 08.23.2014 | Parents
CT Working Moms

Between the fundraisers, the soccer and T-ball games, the family celebrations and topping it off with Girl's Night Out, when do these people have time to sleep? And it's not just weekends. The madness happens on weeknights too.

Find Your Personal Luxury

Jeff Cannon | Posted 11.06.2013 | Healthy Living
Jeff Cannon

True luxury is about authenticity, and you cannot create authenticity simply by buying more. Nor can you create it by buying the most expensive items or by trying to keep up with the latest and greatest that someone else told you was a "must have" for the season.

PHOTOS: You No Longer Have To Keep Up With The Joneses

The Huffington Post | Michelle Manetti | Posted 07.01.2013 | HuffPost Home

If you've got $1.2 million, you can actually become them... sort of.

William McGuinness

'The More You Know' Offers Strange Tip For Elite Households | William McGuinness | Posted 03.25.2013 | Comedy

NBC's "The More You Know" public service announcements may have won Emmy awards, but more often they're met with a yawn. So imagine my surprise when I...

Who Are the Joneses and Why Are We Trying to Keep Up With Them?

Mary Pritchard | Posted 03.16.2013 | Healthy Living
Mary Pritchard

In America today, it seems like we are always striving for something. To be bigger, better than who we are. We're never content with what we have. But why? Where did this sense of not being enough come from?

Forget the Joneses... We're Now Keeping Up with the Smiths

Jackie Morgan MacDougall | Posted 12.04.2012 | Women
Jackie Morgan MacDougall

Have you heard? The Joneses filed for bankruptcy. It seems, like everyone else who tried to keep up with them, they were living above their means. All of that "stuff" they acquired turned them into a textbook case of a broke American family -- chapter eleven of that book, to be exact.

Words to Live By: Kindness is Contagious (VIDEO)

Carla Alpert And Diane Prefontaine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Carla Alpert And Diane Prefontaine

We never really met anyone that we could honestly say was completely selfless until this past summer when we were given the privilege of meeting 10 young girls from Haiti.

Jackson's Death Means We're All Older Now and Need to Sober Up

Francesca Biller | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Francesca Biller

The passing of Michael Jackson and Farrah Fawcett has hit us near-baby boomers and full-on baby boomers with a rock and roll punch to the gut we weren't ready for.

Keeping Down With The Joneses: A Top Ten List

Emily Bracken | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Emily Bracken

Illegal immigrants' work ethic becomes a source of national pride. No one works so hard for so little money with such inadequate health care.