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  1. Super Moms Guide: Money & Career

    Retirement fund vs. college fund -- planning for the future

    Planning for retirement and saving for your children's college simultaneously can be a challenge.
  2. Tweens, Teens & College

    The golden ticket to middle class

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    At a time when college tuition has skyrocketed over 400 percent over the past 25 years and a struggling global economy has made jobs...
  3. School Tips for Moms

    Helping your child transition to college

    Heading off to college is a huge shift for both you and your child. It’s the first time your kid will be entirely responsible for...
  4. School Tips for Moms

    Keeping connected with your college student

    Your college student is packing up and ready to head out into the world, but that doesn’t mean you won’t be in touch. We have a ton...
  5. Health & Fitness How-tos

    How to have a successful first day of college

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    The first day of college is a momentous occasion! What you do at the start of the semester sets the tone for the rest of the year....
  6. Parenting How-to

    How to make a dorm room feel like home

    A dorm can feel so empty compared to the cozy bedroom that you’ve spent so much time in. Without the familiarity of your favorite...
  7. Tweens, Teens & College

    Why does your college kid act that way?

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    Your teenager has been home from college this summer and you expected things to be just like the old days, but they are far from it....
  8. Studying & Making the Grade

    Do's and don'ts for successful studying

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    Early in the first semester of college, many students discover that they don't actually know how to study effectively. This can be...
  9. Teen School & Education

    10 Tips for kids going away to college

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    Is your child bound for the Ivory Tower this month? If so, here are some sound tips for your child to make the most of college,...
  10. Food & Kitchen How-tos

    How to make real food in the dorms

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    College dining halls tend to range from OK to abysmal, and even the best get tiresome quick. Learn how to prepare quick and healthy...
  11. College

    Decorating a dorm room

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    Even though every teen is excited to head off to college, they may not want to admit just how much they are going to miss the feel...
  12. Studying & Making the Grade

    Expert tips for stellar test scores

    Although many students dread quizzes and tests, these items are essential to their educational experience and academic success....
  13. College

    Top iPhone apps to send to college with your teen

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    Is your teen heading off to college soon? Before you help him or her pick out furniture, decide what they will eat besides pizza and...
  14. Tweens, Teens & College

    An empty nest... finally!

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    Some parents want to hold on to their last child forever, not letting them leave for college. Other parents are practically pushing...
  15. Parenting Tips & Advice

    College grads moving home: Good idea or really bad one?

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    You thought you'd done everything right. You raised a child that went to college and graduated with a degree in a great field. And...
  16. Career Advice

    Interview tips for new college graduates

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    So you just finished college and are excited to find the job of your dreams… but you have to survive the interview process first....
  17. Parenting Advice & Columns

    Parenting Guru: When girls feel fat

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    Whitney Ladd Post battled an eating disorder in college and later as a professional rower until she found help. Today, she’s...
  18. Teen School & Education

    College solicitations: Real mail or junk mail?

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    In the increasingly competitive college application process, not only are our kids competing for spaces in the college or university...
  19. Celebrity Gossip

    New sex abuse charges for Jerry Sandusky

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    Former Penn State coach Jerry Sandusky was arrested on Wednesday for two new sex abuse charges.
  20. Tweens, Teens & College

    Do your kids really need college?

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    At one time, in the not-too-distant-past, a college degree seemed necessary for success. But in these difficult economic times,...