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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

SLIDE SHOW
March 2017

Kip 25 Best No-Load Mutual Funds 2017

At Kiplinger, we've been writing about mutual funds since the 1950s, and have been putting together a list of our favorite no-load mutual funds since 2004, drawing on the broad experience of our editors. ...

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SLIDE SHOW
March 2017

6 Vanguard Funds That Are Socially Responsible

If making money and doing good are two of your top objectives as an investor, you aren’t short of options. Nearly 115 U.S. stock mutual funds and exchange-traded funds have formal directives to invest ...

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Health Care & Insurance
March 2017

How to Choose the Right Medical Specialist

Why it's important to ask the right questions, check credentials.

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Fund Watch
March 2017

Vanguard Health Care Hit Hard by Politics

This Kiplinger 25 fund is looking to get back on track with firms that push innovation.

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SLIDE SHOW
February 2017

7 Best Exchange-Traded Funds for Dividends

On the surface, finding a great dividend-stock fund should be a snap. The problem, though, is that, like snowflakes, no two dividend-stock funds are the same. But that didn’t deter us from our quest, ...

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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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Fund Watch
March 2017

Kiplinger 25 Model Portfolios

Reach your investment goals with these plans using our favorite no-load mutual funds.

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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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