Take 5: A Roundup of Reads From Around the Web

This week: How much you’ll spend on back-to-school supplies, essential marriage paperwork, the Clinton and Trump tax plans, how bad credit can affect your pursuit of work, and famous people with infamous finances.

This Soda Pop Tax Has a Sweet Side

Sugary sodas are good for kids — or at least they could be in Philadelphia — if a tax proposal there gets a thumbs up from the city council.