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Dec 28, 2015, 12:00 ET Kids: Seven Tips to Help You Reach Your New Year's Resolutions

"Do you have a New Year's resolution?" You hear that a lot in December and January. You may be wondering what a New Year's resolution is. A New...


Dec 28, 2015, 12:00 ET Kids: Seven Tips to Help You Reach Your New Year's Resolutions

"Do you have a New Year's resolution?" You hear that a lot in December and January. You may be wondering what a New Year's resolution is. A New...


Dec 14, 2015, 11:17 ET Six Tips for a Strong Financial New Year

The holidays give you the chance to spend time with loved ones and friends, catch up on your favorite TV shows—and make resolutions for the...


Dec 14, 2015, 11:17 ET Six Tips for a Strong Financial New Year

The holidays give you the chance to spend time with loved ones and friends, catch up on your favorite TV shows—and make resolutions for the...


Nov 24, 2015, 09:03 ET November Is National Native American Heritage Month

It began as "National American Indian Heritage Month" in 1990, and today, National Native American Heritage Month continues to recognize and...


Nov 19, 2015, 11:54 ET Ask Marietta: How Do I Keep My Credit Card Info Safe While Online Shopping This Holiday Season?

Marietta Jelks is the editor of the Consumer Action Handbook, where you can find more information on keeping your money safe, avoiding scams and...


Nov 12, 2015, 16:41 ET Living with Diabetes: Say Yes to Good Health!

November is National Diabetes Month, a time to learn more about this medical condition that, according to the Centers for Disease Control and...


Sep 02, 2015, 11:09 ET Navigating Power of Attorney: How to Help Loved Ones Manage Their Money

 Managing your finances can be hard. Managing the finances of a relative or a friend can be even harder. You want to honor your loved one's...


Aug 18, 2015, 11:02 ET Three Ways to Maintain Good Credit

 Your credit history is your financial reputation. And just like your professional and personal reputations, your credit history takes many...


Jun 16, 2015, 08:01 ET 10 Fireworks Safety Tips for the Fourth of July

 July 4th celebrates the adoption of the Declaration of Independence—and for many people, the celebration includes fireworks. Americans...


Jun 16, 2015, 08:01 ET 10 consejos para el uso de fuegos artificiales este Cuatro de Julio

Para muchas personas la celebración de la Independencia no está completa si no hay fuegos artificiales. Sabemos que a partir de 1777, si...


Jun 02, 2015, 14:29 ET 4 consejos para viajar en avión con su mascota

 Se acerca la temporada de verano y comienzan los preparativos para las vacaciones. Si está planificando viajar en avión con su...


Jun 02, 2015, 13:34 ET Four Tips for Flying with Your Pet

As the summer travel season heats up, you might be planning a trip with your family—including Fluffy. Over two million pets and other live...


Aug 19, 2014, 08:00 ET Child Nutrition Programs for the New School Year

Healthy eating habits and a nutritious diet can help children do better in school. The federal government provides free or low-cost Child...


Aug 15, 2014, 08:00 ET How to Change your Name After Marriage

Wedding season is coming to a close. After the rings have been exchanged, the cake has been cut and thank-you notes have been sent, there might...


Aug 08, 2014, 08:00 ET Does the Government Owe you Money? Find Unclaimed Money

Uncle Sam may actually owe you money. How? If, the government owes you money, and you do not collect it, it becomes unclaimed money. This can...


Aug 04, 2014, 08:00 ET A helpful guide to moving

If you plan to move, planning ahead can save you time and money. Things like packing and finding a reliable moving company are just some of the...


Apr 24, 2014, 16:44 ET Helping Kids Deal with Grief & Loss

The death of a relative, friend, or pet is difficult for anyone, but even harder when it impacts a child. It's not easy to talk about, but...


Mar 19, 2014, 13:14 ET Tax Tips for Same-Sex Marriages

Tax season is in full swing. And while changes in the laws regarding same-sex marriages can seem confusing, USA.gov can help answer your questions:...


Jan 15, 2014, 14:10 ET Winter Blues or Something More? USA.gov's Tips for Seasonal Affective Disorder

 The holidays have come and gone. Most of the country has already been in a deep freeze, and there are still long, harsh months of winter yet...


Dec 30, 2013, 14:16 ET Volunteer in the New Year! USA.gov Helps You Help Others in 2014

Each year, one of the most popular New Year's resolutions is to volunteer more. It's easy for everyday life to quickly get in the way of your...