| Sep 23, 2014
| 2:20 PM
The most important day of my life was the day my legs could no longer support my own body weight.
The lens that I saw my world through shattered. No longer was I an energetic, fully able young adult. Instead, I was 22, my muscles deteriorating rapidly...
| Sep 24, 2014
| 2:30 AM
Benjamin Franklin said, "An investment in knowledge pays the best interest." Unfortunately, all of the education in the world cannot help you avoid a truism of money management: No matter what you do, there is some element of risk involved. That's why...
| Aug 27, 2014
| 3:00 AM
American kids are heading back to school. But the schools they're heading back to differ dramatically by family income.
Which helps explain the growing achievement gap between lower- and higher-income children.
Thirty years ago, the average gap on...
| Aug 15, 2014
| 4:09 AM
JC Penney salons are offering $10 kids' haircuts as a back-to-school special.
Call to make an appointment for children in grades K-6. All salons are participating, and walk-ins are welcome.
While you're waiting, mom is eligible for a $25 “Just...
| Jul 18, 2014
| 4:12 AM
Happy Freebie Friday!
It's time for my fabulous freebie free-for-all! This week's list features $25 off at Best Buy, a free Rotisserie Chicken Burger at Boston Market (again), a free Slurpee at 7-Eleven (again) as the chain continues to give away sweet...
| Aug 8, 2014
| 6:13 AM
If you're back-to-school shopping, use a coupon to save $10 at Macy's this weekend.
Save $10 on a $25 purchase on sale, clearance and select home goods until 1 p.m. on Friday and Saturday and 3 p.m. Sunday. There are some exclusions.
Also, Macy's has...
| Sep 24, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Beyond the basic pencils and books exist a wealth of cool tools for school.
10. Slap Rulers
They've been selling for years, but slap-on rulers are still trending. A bendy, easily portable ruler beats a wooden one any day. $2.99 at Target or www....
| Aug 28, 2014
| 3:06 PM
Patrons who came to Flamingo Gardens' Back 2 School Weekend in Davie didn't just come to enjoy the festivities, but also to help a worthy cause.
The botanical gardens and wildlife sanctuary collected school supplies at the entrance for the Children's...
| Aug 8, 2014
| 6:29 AM
Pick your savings at JC Penney in time for back-to-school shopping.
Save $10 on a $25 purchase or $20 on a $50 purchase with a coupon. Online shoppers can save $30 on a $100 purchase with code SAVBUNCH.
The coupons are good on select apparel, shoes,...
| Aug 17, 2014
| 4:57 AM
If you're back-to-school shopping this weekend before public school starts Monday, I've got loads of savings and deals for you. The average family will spend more than $669 on school necessities this year, says a National Retail Federation survey.
| Aug 12, 2014
| 4:27 AM
If you're back-to-school shopping this week, snag gifts with purchase in store and online.
Here's five of my fave offers.
Amazon.com: Buy three personal-care products and get one free.
Toys R Us: Free $9.99 lunch kit with any $12.99 backpack...