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Why American teenagers are not interested in adult activities like sex, drinking — or working

Economically, teens are dependent on their parents for longer.

11:45 p.m. Sept. 21, 2017
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Bottled water has overtaken soda — why you should avoid both

Some 45% of bottled water brands are sourced from the municipal water supply.

11:44 p.m. Sept. 21, 2017
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The most sought-after job in America pays $110,000 a year — if you have this skill

The best part about learning this skill? It’s free.

11:44 p.m. Sept. 21, 2017
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I give my nanny time off — should I ask her to do after-hours babysitting as payback?

This father feels uncomfortable asking his nanny, who works over 50 hours per week, to stay late.

11:44 p.m. Sept. 21, 2017
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More parents are raising children without traditional gender roles

New survey of 12,000 people worldwide finds views of gender are shifting dramatically.

11:43 p.m. Sept. 21, 2017
The most sought-after job in America and how much time off to give the nanny

Thursday’s top personal finance stories

5:05 p.m. Sept. 21, 2017
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This flaw in the human mind explains why the world is full of overconfident, bumbling know-it-alls

The gap between what we think we know and what we truly know leads us to bungle decisions at work, at home, in the ballot box, and in our brokerage accounts.

3:37 p.m. Sept. 21, 2017
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In one perhaps sexist way, marriage finances have not changed in 50 years

Who should support a family financially — the husband or the wife?

3:13 p.m. Sept. 21, 2017
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The number of single moms in college has soared, but they struggle to graduate

Nearly 40% of African-American women attending college are single moms.

2:38 p.m. Sept. 21, 2017
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How binge-drinking in college could affect the rest of your life

Research looks at the impact of alcohol on finding and keeping a job.

1:43 p.m. Sept. 21, 2017
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