Back-to-school shopping for your dog
Back-to-school shopping for your dog

While parents spend about $600 a year per child in back-to-school purchases, pet parents will find it far less expensive to outfit their pooch for training classes or doggie day care. But as with any kind of shopping, it pays to research and compare before making your purchasing decisions.

Back to school tips from mom bloggers
Back to school tips from mom bloggers

Making the transition back to school can be quite a change for kids and parents alike. Here is some advice from a panel of mom bloggers.

Back to School Essentials – The Must-Haves for 2017
Back to School Essentials – The Must-Haves for 2017

Summer is almost over and that means students across the country are going back to school. It’s time to stock up on gear and get ready for class, at home and on the go.Lifestyle & Trends Expert Justine Santaniello partnered with some of her favorite brands for a look at the back to school essentials that students and parents should check out this school year!

Back to School Shopping Trends
Back to School Shopping Trends

Preparing for a new school year is an exciting time, but it can also be daunting. Luckily, Lifestyle expert Justine Santaniello partnered with Target to help find everything you need for students of all ages, whether they’re in elementary school or heading off to college. Trends for elementary school kids include personalization. More than ever, kids want to express themselves and show off their personalities in their gear and supplies. Target has a ton of great brands to choos...

Separation anxiety in children going to school
Separation anxiety in children going to school

Separation anxiety that presents itself in children going to school is a regular part of childhood development for many kids. However, it can be very distressing to both the child and the parents.

7 ways to take your budget back to school
7 ways to take your budget back to school

How to budget for books, fees and debt-free finances as the school year approaches

Go back to school without going into debt
Go back to school without going into debt

7 spending-conscious ways to send kids back to school.

Financial prep school for college-bound students
Financial prep school for college-bound students

10 ways to get an A in student debt management.

Back to school laptop bag guide
Back to school laptop bag guide

Check out these five great laptop bags for students.

12 useful online services and apps for students
12 useful online services and apps for students

The school year is about to begin, and parents across the country are getting kids ready with new school supplies, computers, tablets, and a few other must-haves. Before you send your student off to high school or even the far away world of college, you should sign up for these (or similar) services.

August 16th, 3:31 pm
10 best back-to-school shopping sites
10 best back-to-school shopping sites

Save time and reduce stress by buying back-to-school supplies and gear online.

August 16th, 4:12 pm
Turn your dorm room into a gamer den
Turn your dorm room into a gamer den

When you move into a college dorm room, you accept certain limitations when it comes to your available living space. For gamers, that means you need to get a little creative in order to turn your room into the gamer cave you need to help you unwind between classes.

August 16th, 2:51 pm
iPad, Nexus, and Note: Back to school tablets for students
iPad, Nexus, and Note: Back to school tablets for students

High schoolers and college kids need tablets with good, pixel dense displays, speedy performance, and extras or accessories that will keep them productive both in class and at the library.

August 2nd, 12:17 pm
Laptops 101: What's the best computer for your college major?
Laptops 101: What's the best computer for your college major?

Back to school shopping for college students often requires a trip to the local computer store. Make sure you're armed with the right information before you pick up that new laptop.

August 1st, 12:18 pm
8 best cars for teen drivers
8 best cars for teen drivers

Buying a car for your teen to drive to and from high school takes some thought. You might pick something sporty for yourself -- but you want something different for your kids.

September 20th, 2:59 pm
Healthy lunch box ideas for back to school
Healthy lunch box ideas for back to school

Coming up with healthy lunch box ideas your kids will actually enjoy is not always easy. Here are some suggestions.

August 29th, 11:17 am
Summer homework battles
Summer homework battles

You're still sitting on the beach, but unfinished summer projects for school -- posters, reading assignments, essays -- loom large. Here's how to make the job less painful.

July 6th, 4:59 pm