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Millennials overtake Baby Boomers as America’s largest generation

Millennials, whom we define as those ages 18-34 in 2015, now number 75.4 million, surpassing the 74.9 million Baby Boomers (ages 51-69). 

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A record 60.6 million Americans live in multigenerational households

In recent years, young adults have been the age group most likely to live in multigenerational households (previously, it had been older adults).

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DoYouRoo on Pinterest

Do you Roo? Look on Pinterest for DoYouRoo for lots of ideas for your family, ranging from fun kid projects to tasty dishes taste tested by real families like yours.

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All in the Family

It used to be that talking about money was taboo, even within families. New research shows that kids who are part of a family discussion about money and budgeting are more successful in managing their own finances.

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Featured Stories

Holiday Traditions Near and Far

From the North American standard of Santa Claus coming down the chimney to a witch in clogs to eating a bucket of KFC to a book exchange, holiday traditions are as varied around the world as the cultures that created them.

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Thanksgiving: Eating Out vs. Dining In

Are you hungry? It's almost time for Thanksgiving. That means it's time to planning. Will you be staying home or dining out?

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Date Night

For some of you, date night is a regular occurrence. For others, it has to be scheduled a minimum of two weeks in advance. For others, you're currently wondering what date night is because it seems a distant memory.

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Let’s Go to the Fair!

It’s that time of year, when families all over the country are making the trek to their county or state fair or both.

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