7 nifty back-to-school gadgets for studying, after-class snacking, more

Back-to-school is in full swing, and that's a good excuse to show off some nifty gadgets for the school year like emoji pancakes, zipper...

Having kids? You'll need $500,000 for college

Parents scraping together cash for this year's tuition bills may have it relatively easy. By the time today's newborns graduate from...

7 huge back-to-school shopping mistakes

Yes, it’s time for back-to-school shopping again. If you’re on a tight or non-existent budget that can be a real challenge. And after you...

Five-year-old Millie Tomlin rests her chin on the shopping cart at Target in Lynchburg, Va., last August as her mom shops for her. as her mother picks...
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Retailers could see slow back-to-school season

It’s back-to-school shopping season, but retailers have reason to be singing the blues. A new study from Britt Beemer of America’s...