Tag: lifestyle

My deadbeat dad arrived at my brother’s Communion high on cocaine. He punched the cab driver. Am I liable for his end-of-life care?

My parents divorced when I was very young due to my father being a physically and emotionally abusive alcoholic and drug addict.  Although my brother...

A free iPhone 13? Wireless carriers’ subsidies could make it happen, with some catches

The new iPhone 13 lineup doesn’t offer too many new features, but wireless carriers will once again be offering hefty discounts — all the way...

‘I just don’t trust my sister’: How do I gift money to my nieces without their mother having access to it?

Dear Moneyist, I am a devoted aunt to twins. This year, they are turning 13. Their mother and I have had problems in the past....

How Hurricane Katrina propelled this woman’s journey to financial independence

After Hurricane Katrina brought devastation to New Orleans in 2005, Sylvia Hall threw out everything except her books, family photos and clothes and packed it...

10 plug-in hybrids you can score used for under $20,000

If you like the idea of driving an electric car but you’re unable to commit to the EV lifestyle, a plug-in hybrid is a perfect...

My wife makes 65% of my salary. She wants me to pay her student loans. How should I respond?

Dear Quentin, I am a 22-year-old trade union member who has worked his way up the ladder to project manager. I went to trade school....

How traveling the world actually helps this freelancing couple save money

Here’s a question for you to mull over: Is it possible to travel the world and save money? This was something my wife, Karen, and...

Retiring? Keep your skills sharp for your health, wealth and wellbeing

Many people enter retirement with the plan to relax — and that’s a normal, natural approach to this next phase of life — but they...

Everything you need to know about upstate New York’s booming housing market

This article is reprinted by permission from The Escape Home, a newsletter for second homeowners and those who want to be. Subscribe here. © 2021....

I’m buying a house with my boyfriend because my credit isn’t good enough. What happens if something goes wrong in our relationship?

Dear Quentin, My partner and I have been together for three years. We’re talking about buying a house. His credit will be what gets us...

My sons are at odds after one abused the other 20 years ago. Should I appoint a third party as executor of my $1 million estate?

Dear Quentin, I’m 75 years old and have $1 million, plus assets, in a trust for my two sons, but I need to do some...

EU recommends restrictions on Americans amid rise in COVID. What does that mean for your travel plans?

The European Union this week called on its 27 member states to revive previous restrictions on travel from the U.S. as a result of the...

This Cordless Vacuum Can Make Your Office and Home Sparkle

Keep your office space clean. Grow Your Business, Not Your Inbox Stay informed and join our daily newsletter now! September 1, 2021 2 min read...

My husband and I live in his late father’s house. He threatens divorce — and says I’ll end up homeless

Dear Quentin, I have been married to my husband for four years. Unfortunately, five months after our wedding, my father-in-law passed away. We were/are both...

My uncle, 60, with dementia died after ‘negligence’ by his wife of 3 years. How do we stop her from defrauding the government?

We just lost my 60-year-old uncle to dementia. He struggled with drugs during his early years, and as a result, my mom raised his daughter....

Saving for retirement on TikTok? Gen Z invests differently

Zaid Admani is a millennial and a civil engineer, and he’s trying to get young people to think about money — and their futures.  Admani,...

Opinion: If Social Security falls into crisis, voters will have no one to blame but themselves

The trustees for the Social Security Trust Funds are expected to shortly release their delayed annual report on the stability of America’s core retirement program....

‘You’ve Got to Grow Up at Some Point’

August 27, 2021 9 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. The first thing I said to Jake Paul when we sat...

My fiancé and I are buying a house — he demands that both his 19-year-old daughter and our baby inherit our home

Dear Quentin, I am 30 years old, and my fiancé and I have a baby. We are looking to purchase a house, and go half-and-half...

Here’s how to decide if you still need collision insurance on a car

No matter how old your car is, you need collision insurance if you have an auto loan or lease. But what if you’re not leasing...

I dream of moving to San Diego, but it’s so expensive — even with a $300K down payment. Should we wait for the market to cool?

Dear MarketWatch,“Now’s the time to sell!” This is what we all keep hearing. As a homeowner in Northern Arizona, we would be looking to make...

Sleep Better Each Night by Eliminating Snoring

Too many entrepreneurs aren’t getting good sleep. This muscle stimulator can help. Grow Your Business, Not Your Inbox Stay informed and join our daily newsletter...

Opinion: With record rains falling, New York’s ‘Homecoming’ concert was a washout. Should the event have been postponed in the first place?

At the start of the star-filled “Homecoming” concert in New York’s Central Park on Saturday evening, Gayle King pointed out to the crowd of tens...

Disney is eliminating a beloved free perk at its U.S. theme parks

Cutting the line at your favorite Disney theme park attractions is now going to cost you. Disney DIS, +1.08% is set to roll out a...

My friends all have more money than me, how do I keep up?

Finally, as the country reopens, you’re likely seeing more of your friends. Out with the video chatting and in with the high-fiving, hugging and, well,...