Sears Is Closing 70+ Stores, but It’s Not Time to Trample the Sale Bins Yet

Sears announced this week that it will close 72 more stores, less than six months after it decided to close 100 stores. What’s left? Sears, which owns Kmart, has endured six years of drooping sales revenue, The Wall Street Journal reports. Money is so tight that the company is trying to sell off its Kenmore…

New Survey Shows How Much Parents Save for College and How They Do It

College is one of those big-ticket items many parents worry about affording. Luckily, the time from birth to high school graduation gives parents nearly two decades to save. But how is the average parent saving up for the cost of college? Sallie Mae, a student loan company, and Ipsos, a global market research company, recently…

Check Your Apocalypse Food Supply — These Spam Products Were Just Recalled

There is a national treasure hiding in the small town of Austin, Minnesota: the Spam Museum. It’s a real place, and it’s awesome. I know because I’ve been there. When you tour the Spam Museum, you’ll learn how the iconic canned meat product played a crucial role in World War II. You’ll see just how…