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QUIZ
February 2017

How Smart a Home SELLER Are You?

As a home seller, your goal is to get the most money possible, whether in a hot or cold market. The more you know, the bigger your profits -- and the fewer your headaches.

Here are ten qu...

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SLIDE SHOW
January 2017

14 Great Ways to Spend or Invest $1,000

If you have a stash of cash earning practically nothing, take a gander at the 14 ideas we present in this slide show. We put our entire staff to work brainstorming and researching suggestions to unlock ...

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SLIDE SHOW
January 2017

11 Great Ways to Spend or Invest $10,000

If you have a stash of cash earning practically nothing, take a gander at the 11 ideas we present in this slide show. We put our entire staff to work brainstorming and researching suggestions to unlock ...

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SLIDE SHOW
January 2017

11 Great Ways to Spend or Invest $100,000

If you have a stash of cash earning practically nothing, take a gander at the 11 ideas we present in this slide show. We put our entire staff to work brainstorming and researching suggestions to unlock ...

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QUIZ
December 2016

Are Annuities Right for You?

As traditional sources of guaranteed retirement income -- such as pensions -- disappear, many retirees are wondering where to turn after suffering through a severe market downturn in the past decade. ...

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Financial Planning
December 2016

Maximize Your Money With Kiplinger and NAPFA

Join our day-long live chat for free expert answers to your personal-finance questions.

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Tax Prep & Filing
December 2016

Understanding Capital Gains and Losses

What's a capital asset, and how much tax do I have to pay when I sell?

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ESTATE PLANNING
December 2016

Forces That Affect Your Estate Plan

From probate and ownership division to the taxing arm of Uncle Sam, here are four things that can influence what happens to your belongings.

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Getting Out of Debt
December 2016

How to Get Out of Debt

There are several steps you can take to ensure your credit rating isn't ruined.

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Home Insurance
December 2016

What Your Homeowners Policy Covers

A breakdown of what is and isn't included with your insurance coverage.

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Stocks & Bonds
December 2016

Bond Basics: Getting Started

Understand the concepts of yield, maturity, interest and price.

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Wealth Management
December 2016

How to Pick a Financial Planner

Candidates aren't hard to come by. Here's how to find the right one for you.

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BANKING
December 2016

How to Size up Banks and Savings and Loans

Six factors to consider when selecting an institution for your daily banking needs.

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Financial Planning
December 2016

How to Set Financial Goals

The most important step toward financial security is to translate it into your own terms.

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TAX PLANNING
December 2016

Tax Planning for Retirement

Taxes don’t stop when your paycheck does. In fact, tapping your retirement nest egg comes with all sorts of new rules and opportunities.

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Saving for Retirement
December 2016

Make a Plan for Your Retirement Savings

The first step to effectively using your 401(k) is to assess your retirement needs.

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Stocks & Bonds
December 2016

Bond Basics: The Relationship Between Yield and Price

You'll know how much interest you'll receive from the beginning, but you can also profit from price moves on the secondary market.

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