Lazy money is a waste

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

Lazy money is a waste -- whether it's too much cash sitting in a checking or savings account earning next-to-nothing, or dollars invested in a CD that can't keep pace with inflation over time. Alison advises to have fun with your family this summer, but don't relax with your finances.