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Nellie S. Huang

Senior Associate Editor
Kiplinger's Personal Finance

Nellie joined Kiplinger in August 2011 after a seven-year stint in Hong Kong. There, she worked for the Wall Street Journal Asia, where as lifestyle editor, she launched and edited Scene Asia, an online guide to food, wine, entertainment and the arts in Asia. Prior to that, she was an editor at Weekend Journal, the Friday lifestyle section of the Wall Street Journal Asia. Kiplinger isn't Nellie's first foray into personal finance: She has also worked at SmartMoney (rising from fact-checker to senior writer), and she was a senior editor at Money.

Latest Features

Index Funds
February 2017

The Best Way to Invest in Index Funds

Build a portfolio that balances index funds with actively managed funds to get the best returns over time.

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Fund Watch
February 2017

U.S.'s Biggest Bond Fund Fears U.S. Economy Is Peaking

Metropolitan West Total Return Bond, flush with new investors, opts for super-safe assets.

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SLIDE SHOW
February 2017

7 Best Mutual Funds for Dividends

Some things never seem to grow old, including the love investors have for dividend stocks. There’s a good reason we love dividends. Between 1930 and 2012, they accounted for about 40% of the total return ...

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Health Care & Insurance
January 2017

Tap Into Your Digital Health Records

Many health portals allow patients to refill a prescription, schedule an appointment and send a message to their doctor.

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Fund Watch
January 2017

Dodge & Cox Stock Comes Roaring Back

The trick to making money with this Kiplinger 25 veteran is sticking by it.

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Fund Watch
December 2016

A New Dividend Fund Joins the Kiplinger 25

Vanguard Equity-Income benefits from two stock-picking teams with quite different strategies.

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Fund Watch
December 2016

Fund Fee Wars Heat Up

Expense ratios for some funds are rapidly approaching zero.

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Financial Planning
December 2016

Best Places to Get Investment Advice

Our favorite websites, blogs and newsletters for recommendations about stocks, bonds, funds and more.

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Stocks & Bonds
December 2016

7 Clues for Investors to Look for Within Annual Reports

You don’t have to be Warren Buffett to know what makes a company tick.

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SLIDE SHOW
December 2016

Best Mutual Funds for Your Retirement Savings

Save, save, save! That’s the advice everyone has for funding your 401(k) plan. Less is written about how you should invest those dollars you stash from every paycheck in your retirement account. Figuring ...

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SLIDE SHOW
November 2016

Vanguard Funds to Avoid for Retirement Savings

Vanguard is the biggest fund company in the land, with more than $3 trillion in assets. So chances are high that many retirement savers have access to Vanguard funds in their 401(k) plans. But size is ...

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Fund Watch
November 2016

4 Great Mutual Funds You Can Invest in for $125 or Less

Some fund families are willing to take on tiny accounts in the hope a long-term relationship will eventually blossom.

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Fund Watch
November 2016

6 Best Mutual Funds for Investing in Value Stocks

These funds will benefit from the shift away from growth and toward value stocks.

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Fund Watch
November 2016

6 Best Mutual Funds for Rising Interest Rates

The Fed has held rates artificially low for years. Investors need to prepare for their inevitable rise.

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Health Care & Insurance
November 2016

When to Get a Second Medical Opinion

Most insurance policies will cover the fee for a second opinion as they would a regular office visit, but check with your insurer.

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Fund Watch
November 2016

Sequoia Fund Tries to Recover from Valeant Misstep

Damaged by a huge bet gone awry, a fund once endorsed by Warren Buffett seeks to regain its glory.

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SLIDE SHOW
December 2016

Best Fidelity Funds for Your Retirement Savings

Fidelity is home to some of the greatest stock fund managers of all time. At the top of the list is Peter Lynch, who during his tenure at Fidelity Magellan from 1977 to 1990 delivered a 29.1% annualized ...

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