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Parents will pay thousands of dollars and apply years in advance for acceptance into one of the prestigious NYC preschools.

Inside the insanely competitive world of elite New York City preschools

Preschools in NYC are no joke. Some parents spend hundreds or thousands of dollars to hire preschool consultants to get their kids into the “Baby Ivies.” Here’s a glance into the insanely competitive world of the most prestigious NYC preschools.
Being smart with your money doesn't necessarily mean choosing the cheapest option in every situation.

6 expensive things that are totally worth the money

Money well-spent means that you’ve derived some value out of your purchase, but that doesn’t always signify a low cost. There are some things like education that simply cost a lot of money, but you definitely get the best bang for your buck. Here are 6 pricey things that are well worth the money.

An investor who helps the ultrarich grow their wealth for a living shares what he wishes he knew about money when he was 25

David Bailin travels the world advising people who have at least $25 million in investable assets on how to grow their wealth. In a recent interview, the global head of investments at Citi Private Bank offered some tips on how to build wealth over time.

This woman made a business out of hooking up cryptocurrency holders with yachts and $4 million cars — now she’s launching a currency named...

Elizabeth White trades cryptocurrencies in for luxury cars. Now, she's launching a "stable coin" to facilitate even bigger deals.
Sometimes we waste money on things we don’t need without even realizing.

5 things you may be wasting your money on

Sometimes we waste money on things we don’t need without even realizing it. It can be difficult to spot things that waste cash because an item's affordability is subjective based on your situation and personal preferences. Here are five things that could be a waste of your money.
Upgrading your flight can be a good move if you want to accumulate miles, book a last-minute vacation, or have the flexibility to depart at an unusual time.

7 times a flight upgrade might be worth your money

Airplane tickets can be extremely costly — and that's before baggage fees, seating costs, and food on some airlines. Upgrading can be a good move if you want to accumulate miles or book a last-minute vacation. Here's when upgrading your flight is worth the money.
Some couples may be happier in their marriages if they maintain a level of independence — including separate bank accounts.

I keep my money separate from my spouse — and it’s key to happiness in our marriage

Couples sometimes think that they need to share everything in marriage — including money. However, having separate finances allows you to be in control of your money, reduces the stress of having a joint bank account, and allows you to have some fun with your money without guilt.
Travel can be expensive — save money with flight-buying websites like Skyscanner.

I’ve tried 5 different flight-buying websites, and Skyscanner is the clear winner — here’s why

Booking a flight can be expensive, and travelers are always looking for ways to save money. There are many websites that do the dirty work of searching for the perfect flight at the cheapest price. Of all the flight-buying websites, Skyscanner is the winner.

Vine founder Dom Hofmann’s ‘personally funded’ new project just came to a screeching halt

Former Vine CEO Dom Hofmann said his halted project was due to unforeseen financial and legal difficulties, as well as overwhelming public interest in V2. He said going forward, the V2 team will "take a step back" to work out the kinks, which means a lengthy delay in the project's launch.

WhatsApp’s cofounder could be leaving $1 billion on the table by quitting Facebook

Jan Koum still has three vesting dates through the end of this year: one in May, one in August, and the final one in November. The value of the shares he would get if he still worked at Facebook is just under $1 billion at Facebook's current share price.