Identify secret hotels on travel websites
John Matarese shows how you can often learn the ID of their secret hotels
Which airport in OH, IN, or KY has lowest fares?
John Matarese hunts for lower airfares for Midwestern travelers.
Three secrets to a successful yard sale
John Matarese shows how to make the most money selling your old stuff.
Why don't ice cream sandwiches melt anymore?
John Matarese looks into one mom's question about her kids' ice cream.
Are credit or debit cards better for vacation?
John Matarese reports on the pros and cons to using credit cards for vacations
Many appliances obsolete in just 5 years
John Matarese looks into why you can't fix a 6 year old oven.
Ind. education split becoming even more apparent
A new critique is raising questions of whether Indiana will maintain its waiver from the federal No Child Left Behind Act.
City investing $25M in early childhood education
Part of the mayor's plan to fight crime is to make high-quality preschool available to low-income families.
Top teen clothiers try on new business models
Popular teen clothing shops like American Eagle Outfitters, Abercrombie & Fitch and Aeropostale are reconsidering how much square footage…
Are college athletes guided to easier majors?
A study of over 1,600 university student athletes found that many may be steered to less-rigorous majors than the average student.
How to keep student loan payments manageable
Chicago Tribune financial columnist Gail MarksJarvis provides insight on how to avoid going broke while paying for college loans.
Paying for college when awards aren't enough
Tips on how to pay for college tuition when scholarships aren't quite enough.