Markets / Finance

Why Colleges Still Prefer Legacies

Daniel Golden — the author of "The Price of Admission," which pointed out the somewhat sketchy history of Jared Kushner's Harvard acceptance — spoke to IBT about the repercussions of preferential treatment for legacy students, in light of a recent eyebrow-raising survey from the university's newspaper.

Unmarried... With Children, And Paying For It

Millennials are having children prior to or even without marriage at historically high rates, and while greater cultural acceptance of different lifestyles may be a good thing, foregoing matrimony in a less-than-favorable economic environment may not be.

Know When Not To Breastfeed Your Baby

Even though a mother’s milk boosts the immune system of a baby and keeps him/her away from an infection, there are situations when a mother should refrain from breastfeeding her child.