College Graduates by the Numbers

With graduation season here, we wanted to give you a glimpse of the post-grad landscape. Using data from Census.gov and Pew Research, we’ve rounded up some fascinating insights about life after college in America, including graduation rates by gender, the … Continued

Final Walk Through Checklist for New Homeowners

It’s official: You’re going to be a homeowner. Now comes a critical step – making sure every room, wall and appliance is in tip-top shape and just the way you agreed upon with the seller before closing.  All in all, … Continued

9 Wedding Trends You Should Know About in 2015

Are you one of the estimated 2.2 million couples hearing wedding bells this year? Even if you’re opting for a traditional wedding, you can still spice up your special day with a modern touch. From custom wedding hashtags to locally-grown … Continued

43 Wedding To-Do’s Before Saying Your “I Do’s”

The congratulatory calls and engagement parties have waned. Now what? It’s time to get down to serious wedding planning. Fun? Yes! Overwhelming? Oh, yes. But don’t fret. We’ve compiled this pre-wedding timeline and checklist. 16-9 Months Before the Big Day … Continued

Affordable Wedding DIY Ideas: Décor, Dessert & More

The average American wedding cost couples a record high of $30,000 in 2014. But there are creative ways to trim costs and lessen the chances of wedding-related finances causing a strain on newlyweds. Even though weddings continue to grow into … Continued

Welcome to In the Nation℠

We are excited to officially welcome you to In the Nation℠, our brand-new site, full of exciting features and resources for you to explore. Think of In the Nation as your go-to destination to discover and connect with content about … Continued

Major Decisions

One of the most important decisions of a college student’s career is selecting a major. And there are a lot of options for undergraduate students today. From biochemistry to marketing, most students have dozens – if not hundreds – of … Continued

Wedding Planning—With a Budget

Tips for an elegant yet affordable celebration. Your wedding should be the most memorable gathering of your life! After celebrating the thrill of becoming engaged, it’s time to start planning—with a calculator close at hand. One sure way to avoid … Continued

The Most Popular Baby Names in 2013

Popular baby names, like fashion trends, go through cycles. In the 1970s, bell-bottom jeans and the names Jennifer and Michael were popular, while in 2013, names like Millie and Ted seem to be making a comeback.