Some lenders are skirting the law with products that squeeze through existing loopholes.
Just in time for the holidays, children's books about cats, snow and more.
The changes scheduled to take effect in less than four months.
This image released by Disney-Hyperion shows Dinosaur vs. Santa," by Bob Shea. A smiley little dino wears a bright orange snowsuit, makes gifts for his parents and sneaks downstairs on Christmas Eve only to scurry back to bed due to someone in red ho, ho, ho-ing in the dark. (AP Photo/Disney…
This book cover image released by G.P. Putnam's Sons shows "The Animals' Santa," by Jan Brett. Meticulously drawn forest creatures await the arrival of this special Santa. The animals recall gifts of Christmases past. There was a puzzle for the crows hanging from their tree branch and a brus…
This book cover image released by Harper shows "Pete the Cat Saves Christmas,"created and illustrated by James Dean and story by Eric Litwin. (AP Photo/Harper)
This product image released by Puffin Classics shows the Puffin classic box set including classics "A Little Princess," "Anne of Green Gables," "The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn," "The Secret Garden," "The Wind in the Willows" and "Peter Pan." (AP Photo/Puffin Classics)
This book cover image released by Atheneum shows "Star Bright: A Christmas story," by Alison McGhee and Peter H. Reynolds. The newest angel, a girl in a pilot's cap and goggles, tries to come up with a gift for baby Jesus. She hurtles down to Earth and becomes the star that lights up the nig…
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Two years ago my brother and his now-wife were preparing to get married and felt so much pressure, judgment and negativity from my parents leading up to the wedding that they almost uninvited them. My parents are now applying the screws to my relationship, my life and all of my decisions. Th…
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To hundreds of thousands of devotees, Pete (he declines to reveal his last name) is Mr. Money Mustache, the creator of a no-nonsense personal finance blog. He and his wife retired from middle-income jobs in their 30s. Living frugally, the Longmont, Colo., couple saved more than half of what …
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