Lela Davidson

Past articles

Health Savings Accounts 101 for families

A tax-preferred Health Savings Account can help a family accumulate a stash of cash for medical expenses. Our money columnist Lela Davidson runs down the details of starting an account. Read...

 

Strategies for every school supply shopper

Even the 10-cent pencils add up this time of year so check out these four tips to save some cash on back-to-school supplies. Read...

 

How to save money with homemade health and beauty products

DIY beauty products don't have to be complicated. Check out these four easy ways to save money and make homemade health and beauty goods. Read...

 

Tips for making a family summer vacation affordable

Longing for a week away? Here's what you can do to finance that much needed time off. Read...

 

How couples should handle their money and bank accounts

As long as there have been couples, there have been spats over money. We look at the three ways couples commonly handle their cash. Read...

 

How to choose the right credit card for your family expenses

Before choosing a credit card, consider your family's lifestyle and needs. Read...

 

How to better understand your credit score

Ignore the hype. Credit scoring is actually very rational and predictable Read...

 

Three ways to save money at home

Avoid ugly utility bills this winter with easy makeovers for the most expensive rooms in your home. Read...

 

6 ways to keep spending in check this holiday season

There are plenty of things you can do to keep holiday expenditures under control so you're not drowning in debt come January. Read...

 
 



 
 
 
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