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Kiplinger's Retirement Report
Susan Garland is the former editor of Kiplinger's Retirement Report, a personal finance publication whose subscribers are retirees and those approaching retirement. Before joining Kiplinger in 2006, Garland was a freelance writer whose work appeared in the New York Times, the Washington Post, BusinessWeek, Modern Maturity (now AARP The Magazine), Fortune Small Business and other publications. For 12 years, Garland was a Washington-based correspondent for BusinessWeek, covering the White House, national politics, social policy and legal affairs. Garland is a graduate of Colgate University.
Intergenerational programs involving older adult volunteers and school-age children can lead to reading gains, improvement in class behavior and higher graduation rates.
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Setting up a special needs trust could help preserve your child's eligibility for benefits.
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You can do good and trim your tax bill at the same time.
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From tax-loss harvesting to donating appreciated stock, scour your financial picture to figure out the best ways to trim your taxes.
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The big changes in estate tax law in recent years can significantly affect estate plans that were put into place under old rules.