Kids & Teens
May 15, 2013
Even young kids can learn about money if you make it fun. And it can be as simple as a trip to the store.
February 13, 2013
There's more than one way to pay for college. Plan your strategy now—and get your kids involved, too.
October 24, 2012
Facing college costs? Learn some strategies for maximizing financial aid eligibility.
June 27, 2012
Taking a break before college can be a good idea—as long the time is spent getting a real-world education.
June 6, 2012
While the day-to-day care of a special needs child can be challenging, providing a secure financial future is equally important—and potentially complicated.
March 28, 2012
A 529 account isn’t just about returns—it's about tax advantages and more. Find out why it makes sense to stick with it.
November 23, 2011
You don't pay income taxes when you receive a gift or inheritance, but that doesn't mean Uncle Sam is totally out of the picture.
October 19, 2011
Investing on behalf of your grandchildren is a fantastic—and generous—idea. But choosing the right investment account demands some thought!
September 14, 2011
There's no easy way to reduce private school tuition. But many schools offer an easy way to reduce the impact of inflation.
June 1, 2011
A summer job can be a boost for a college fund as well as a teenager's self-esteem. But be sure to set some realistic parameters.
March 2, 2011
Teens want to learn about money. Get advice on teaching them from money expert Jean Chatzky.
August 18, 2010
Read an article from Schwab expert Carrie Schwab-Pomerantz about why giving money to adult kids can raise some sticky issues.
June 16, 2010
Your kid has graduated, but there's one more class he or she needs to take: Personal Finance 101.
March 17, 2010
'Save for the future.' Good advice, but it doesn't tell you where to save. Know what you're saving for, and your choices will be clearer.
April 9, 2009
Can you help your kids financially without weakening their motivation? Yes, but you have to be selective about the type of help you give.