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I Just Dropped My Daughter Off At College: From The Emotional To The Financial...

Bradford M. Pine | Posted 09.05.2014 | Money
Bradford M. Pine

What can you do to make sure that your child's transition into college is as comfortable and relaxed as possible, not only emotionally, but financially?

Benghazi... Benghazi... Benghazi

Gerry Myers | Posted 09.13.2014 | Politics
Gerry Myers

How many more millions of taxpayer dollars are the Republicans in the House going to waste on the Benghazi witch hunt?

Rent Prices Inch Up in Second Quarter Nationwide

Courtney Craig | Posted 09.08.2014 | HuffPost Home
Courtney Craig

This post originally appeared on the Apartment Guide Blog on July 9, 2014. The median entry-level rent prices for the nation went up by 1.44 percen...

Study: Renting Is Hot, But Affordability Concerns Loom

Courtney Craig | Posted 08.27.2014 | HuffPost Home
Courtney Craig

According to a study released June 26 by the Joint Center for Housing Studies of Harvard University, more people are renting than ever before - but the issue of affordable housing is one that continues to plague the rental market as well as the housing economy at large.

Money Value of Time

Rory Vaden | Posted 02.15.2014 | Healthy Living
Rory Vaden

The Time Value of Money is the calculation used to determine what an amount of money you have today will be worth at some point in the future by addin...

Now, Democrats Should Push a Voluntary 'Buy-Into-Medicare' Amendment to Obamacare

Paul Abrams | Posted 02.02.2014 | Politics
Paul Abrams

If the GOP likes Medicare so much, and have such a deep concern over citizens' health care coverage, why would they not let everyone have the Medicare they love so much if they wish?

Healthcare.gov Problems Could Impede Access To Lower-Cost Coverage

Reuters | Lewis Krauskopf and David Morgan | Posted 10.29.2013 | Business

If technical problems with the U.S. government's new healthcare website are not fixed in November, hundreds of thousands of Americans could lose easy ...

Straight Talk Hints About the College Application Process

Leslie K. Stein | Posted 10.21.2013 | College
Leslie K. Stein

It might seem a bit early, but if you are in junior high or early high school, this is the perfect time to start to get familiar with the college application process. You do not get do-overs.

Campus Safety and Cost

Edward Summers | Posted 04.03.2013 | College
Edward Summers

President Obama has signed an Executive Order mandating that college and universities have emergency plans. Are we ready? For many campuses, it's a case of finding a way to do what they know needs to be done while resources are tight.

Catherine New

Too Poor To Divorce

HuffingtonPost.com | Catherine New | Posted 08.20.2012 | Money

For one-percenters like Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes, it's easy to get the world's fastest divorce. Their legal split only took two weeks. But for the ...

Welling Court: A New York Mural Block Party Like No Other

Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington | Posted 08.27.2012 | Arts
Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington

The community mural: A time honored urban tradition rooted in local flavors and tastes. Every major city and many small towns have them and most peopl...

5 Hidden Summer Camp Costs

Women & Co | Posted 08.27.2012 | Parents
Women & Co

Around this time of year, parents can find themselves dishing out additional cash for the "hidden costs" of camp -- costs that were unanticipated during budgeting and registration.

What's New in Bushwick: A Quick Street Art Survey

Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington | Posted 08.06.2012 | Arts
Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington

As you may have heard, New York's young artist community has been in a rather fast migration away from Manhattan for this entire century. And so has ...

'Occupy' Protests Cost Nation's Cities At Least $13 Million, Survey Finds

AP | MEGHAN BARR and RYAN J. FOLEY | Posted 01.23.2012 | Business

NEW YORK — During the first two months of the nationwide Occupy protests, the movement that is demanding more out of the wealthiest Americans co...

Prostate Cancer Screening: More Trouble Than It's Worth?

David Katz, M.D. | Posted 12.10.2011 | Healthy Living
David Katz, M.D.

Please stop asking whether or not men have prostate cancer by using this test, in other words, because it is tantamount to asking for trouble.

Amanda M. Fairbanks

Why Colleges Should Help Students Minimize Private Loan Use

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda M. Fairbanks | Posted 09.12.2011 | College

Halfway through her junior year of college, Crystal Nance suddenly needed to come up with $15,000 in order to graduate. While federal loans covered...

Amanda M. Fairbanks

Struggling Grads: Don't Fret, College Ultimately Worth The Cost

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda M. Fairbanks | Posted 08.27.2011 | College

NEW YORK -- Creighton Olsen routinely questions the wisdom of his college investment. Specifically, whether his struggle to secure a decent-paying ...

Bloomberg's Reefer Madness Costs $75 Million a Year

Jesse Levine | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Jesse Levine

Since 1996 New York City has spent from half a billion to over a billion dollars arresting people for less than an ounce of marijuana.

The No-Fly Zone Decision

Chris Weigant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Chris Weigant

President Obama is in a tough spot on the whether or not to push for a no-fly zone over Libya. He is weighing the costs and benefits of the situation, and his reluctance to get involved may turn out, in the long run, to be the correct decision.

Japan's Earthquake Estimated To Cost Insurers Upwards Of $50B

AP | PALLAVI GOGOI | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

NEW YORK — Japan's massive earthquake has led to untold damages to life and property. Early estimates for the losses for insurers and reinsurers aro...

iPad Killer: Truly, Really, I mean It

Jim Louderback | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Jim Louderback

CES 2011: I'm the first to admit that I fall victim to shiny objects at trade shows, and I regularly call every new tablet an iPad Killer. But now, really, I've found it.

PHOTOS: TOP TEN: Street Art Moments Of The Decade

Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington

While many of the antecedents of our modern Street Art movement can be traced to the 1960's, the last 10 years have provided a perfect storm of demogr...

Is Basel III Bad for the Finance Sector?

Brett King | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Brett King

The U.S. market is now too heavily regulated to stay competitive on a global stage as a capital market.

Afghan War's 9th Anniversary: U.S. Nears Decade Of Fighting

AP | DEB RIECHMANN | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

KABUL, Afghanistan — It's make-or-break time in Afghanistan. The war enters its 10th year Thursday, and this is no ordinary anniversary....

Anthem Blue Cross Rate Hikes Move Forward, May Increase 20%

Los Angeles Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

California insurance regulators cleared the way Wednesday for Anthem Blue Cross to implement scaled-back rate hikes......