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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

DIY Dollar Store Crafts for the Holidays

There's yet one more thing that will be different this year. That is your holiday shopping. Stores have reduced hours. You may have even been furloughed due to the pandemic, so money is a little tight this year. The thing is you still want to get gifts for the most important people in your life 

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Outdoor Fall Fun for the Family

Fall is normally filled with football games, school plays, concerts, and holiday craft fairs. Covid has changed things, so there are far less school sports and indoor activities to take in this year. 

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Zoom Interview Dos & Don'ts

If you've looked for a job in the past few years, you have likely noticed that more employers have gone from an initial phone screen to Zoom for the initial interview. 

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Re-budgeting for Reduced Income

No one will ever say 2020 was a typical year. With double digit unemployment and many of those still working on reduced schedules, you are likely having to rewrite your budget based on a lower income.

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