My $10,000 Safety Net (Thanks, Gran)

Money from dad from Gran.

The Gratification of Giving

Deferred gratification is an important and difficult lesson for a child to learn—a lesson that shows that time invested in certain activities (studying, practice, etc.) will pay off in the end.

WWYD: The Super Generous, Super Platonic Friend

What do you do when your friend gives you a very expensive gift?

Just Say No

Is there a kind and gentle way for C. to say "Mom, I can't give you any more money?" Are there resources we can suggest to help her develop better spending habits (if it matters, she's in her mid-50's and—thank goodness!—has a generous pension when she retires, so retirement saving isn't a big issue)?