Personal Finance

Conversations about money leave many of us feeling uneasy. But exploring how, and why, we make certain financial decisions has led to some fascinating stories.

As a new father, I wondered whether there might be a right way to incentivize (see: bribe!) your child. Having interviewed enough business owners, I knew some asked their families for money. Yet I was curious about those who requested early inheritances

I first covered personal finance matters (many) years ago when I was at SmartMoney magazine, and where some of my reporting was discussed on CNN's Your Bottom Line and PRI/WNYC's The Takeaway.