Erica Sandberg, Contributor

Erica Sandberg is the author of Expecting Money: The Essential Financial Plan for New and Growing Families, a columnist/reporter for, and writer for the San Francisco Chronicle’s SFGate. Her articles and insight are featured in such publications as the Wall Street Journal, Redbook, MarketWatch,, and Erica is the financial education director/co-host of the web program Change Starts at Home, and a frequent guest on ABC News, Forbes Video Network, Fox Business Network, Businessweek-TV, and National Business Report. Prior to freelancing, she was affiliated with Consumer Credit Counseling Service of San Francisco for over ten years.

What to Do if You’re About to Become Unemployed (Video)

5 Desperate Measures Governments Take to Generate Money

Internet Labor: 5 Reasons Why People Will Work for Next to Nothing

Should Parents Help Their Kids Buy a House?

Why Daily Deal Websites Like Groupon May Be a Bubble Waiting to Burst

7 Ways to Save Money at the Airport

Six Commonly Forgotten Expenses that Can Derail a Budget

Rich Friend, Poor Friend – How to Teach Kids Financial Grace

Children and Charity: How to Help Kids Help Others

What Your Sweetie Should Know Not to Get You for Valentine’s Day