Erin Peterson

- Money -

The Smart Money

More than a decade ago, authors Vicki Robin and Joe Dominguez helped launch the voluntary-simplicity movement with their ideas for living more richly — by spending less. Today, for many, that penny-wise approach seems smarter than ever.

Go-To Gear

Fitness is about building sweat equity, not about buying more stuff. But a little new gear now and then can make your athletic pursuits more rewarding. Check out 10 products to make your workouts more fun, effective, and entertaining — each under $100.

- Family/Friends -

My Tribe

Many Americans rely on friends, neighbors and coworkers for the support that family members once offered. Even if your own family is close-knit, you may benefit from cultivating a family-like circle of friends.