Focus on the Family / Parents

Daughter's Lies Catching Up With Her At School

Q: How can I get my teenage daughter to stop lying? I've caught her telling "tall tales," and now she's complaining that the kids at school don't believe anything she says. What should I do?

Jim: I'd suggest you start by trying to uncover the ...

Money Woes Expose Couple's Communication Problems

Question: How can I convince my husband that budgeting is important? I'm a firm believer in it, but my husband doesn't think it will work in our situation.

Jim: Finances are a significant issue in any marriage. Disagreements about money can ...