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 [Infographic]

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 disciplines to consider. If your transcript currently says your major is “undecided” or “undeclared,” check out this “Major Decisions” infographic to discover the best college majors, job statistics, highest-paying college degrees and career paths.

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.

Top Summer Jobs for Teens

How to find a meaningful (or just plain fun) summer job. As children mature into young adults, summer is no longer about killing time between school semesters. If your son or daughter is age 14 or older, summer is a … Continued

Make the Most of Your Yard Sale

Got too much stuff? Get rid of it—and generate some cash in the process. Spring cleaning often leads to the urge to purge. This may explain why spring is one of the most popular times of the year for yard … Continued

Estate Sales for Everyone

Your family estate probably doesn’t look like Downton Abbey, but don’t let that stop you. Estate sales aren’t just for the rich and famous. In fact, an estate sale is an efficient way to liquidate a house full of belongings, … Continued

5 Ways to Save on an Engagement Ring

With a little education, you’ll find a rock you can roll with. When it comes to buying a diamond engagement ring, bargain hunting is futile. A too-good-to-be-true deal could easily turn into a rip-off. Arm yourself with a bit of … Continued

Saving Money on Life Insurance

Ways to keep your finances in as great a shape as you. Like any financial contract, life insurance has its complexities, especially when you begin comparing the particulars of one policy versus another. While understanding your policy’s fine print is … Continued