Kimberly Lankford

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Kim Lankford answers your questions about managing money -- specifically, insurance and taxes -- twice a week.

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How Much Life Insurance to Buy

You'll need at least $250,000 to help pay for child care and other expenses until your child is in middle or high school.

Miriam Cross

Starting Out

Real-world advice for those starting their financial lives.

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The Starting Out Guide to Cheap International Travel

Save on flights, lodging, ground transportation and more, so you can explore the world while you're still young.

Cameron Huddleston

Kip Tips

A daily dose of actionable insights, culled from the latest Kiplinger content and from across the web, to help you make and save more money.

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11 Surprising Things You Can Rent

Renting rather than buying can make financial sense, but in some cases there are more affordable alternatives.

David Milstead

Stock Watch

The Kiplinger investing team identifies stocks and market trends that you and your portfolio can't ignore.

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3 Chinese Stocks That Are Better Bargains than Alibaba

Looking for a foothold in the Chinese market with dividends to boot? Consider this threesome.

Stacy Rapacon

Fund Watch

The Kiplinger investing team tracks the latest news and trends in mutual fund investing.

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Great Mutual Funds You Can Own for Just $100

Your investment options are limited if money is tight, but these three picks should help get you started on a shoestring budget.

Kevin McCormally

Tax Tips

Our experts will count down moves to make to lower your tax bill.

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Burger King Shareholders Can Dodge a Whopper of a Tax Bill

The Burger King/Tim Hortons merger is structured to let shareholders have it their way when it comes to taxes.

Susan B. Garland

Rethinking Retirement

Kiplinger's retirement experts help you navigate major issues affecting how to plan for retirement.

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The Key to Living Happily Ever After in Retirement

Couples need to discuss their expectations for retirement—and figure out a compromise when those goals do not align.

Knight Kiplinger

Money & Ethics

Knight Kiplinger delivers definitive answers to ethical challenges involving money at home and in the office.

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Mergers Designed to Avoid U.S. Taxes: Is This Ethical?

Firms should stay and fight for comprehensive tax simplification that would lower the top C-corp rate.

Janet Bodnar

Money Smart Kids

Editor Janet Bodnar tackles tricky money-management topics for parents and their children.

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Money-Management Advice for College Students

Young adults share their tips for budgeting and planning for unexpected expenses.

Jessica L. Anderson

Drive Time

Jessica Anderson steers you toward good deals on wheels.

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Cash Out Your Lease on Your Car

You could walk away with a check if your vehicle is worth more than the purchase price written into the lease.

Jeffrey R. Kosnett

Income Investing

Jeff Kosnett reports on the fixed-income side of investing.

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A Timely Look at Unconstrained Bond Funds

Bill Gross leaves Pimco to run one of these invest-anywhere funds for Janus. Wise move or folly?

David Morris

Washington Matters

Keen analysis and fresh reporting on the latest political developments affecting your business – from the editors of the Kiplinger letters.

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Five States That Hold the Key to Control of the Senate

Don’t be surprised if Democrats keep power. But either way, gridlock will remain.

David Payne

Practical Economics

The Kiplinger Letter’s economics team helps you make sense of the latest economic data and trends.

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Faster Growth Looks to Stay for Awhile

From mid-2014, the U.S. economy should grow 3% or better through 2016. Only two slight risks might hold us back.

James K. Glassman

Opening Shot

James Glassman writes monthly about economic and investing trends.

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7 Stocks to Buy and Hold for the Next 15 Years

Some of Disney's prime assets are folks who never ask for a raise, including Goofy, Cinderella and Luke Skywalker.

Janet Bodnar

From the Editor

Straightshooting personal-finance guidance from editor Janet Bodnar.

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Smile! You Can Retire

You could be overestimating your retirement expenses and underestimating your income.

Andrew Feinberg

Promised Land

Andrew Feinberg writes about the choices and challenges facing individual investors.

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Time-Tested Advice for Long-Term Investors

Learn from the Kahns, ultra-patient (and successful) value investors who often hold stocks for 20 years.

Knight Kiplinger

My Point of View

Tap into the mind of Kiplinger editor-in-chief Knight Kiplinger.

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A College Degree Isn’t Enough

An increasing number of employers have grown skeptical of traditional credentials.

Anne Kates Smith

Your Mind, Your Money

Discover how investor psychology and behavioral finance affect your portfolio and your bottom line.

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Watch Out for Senior Money Moments

Trusted financial professionals can be among the first to spot a problem that's more than just normal forgetfulness.

Jeremy J. Siegel

Going Long

Jeremy Siegel writes about investing for the long run.

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All the Things Thomas Pikkety Got Wrong

The author of Capital in the Twenty-First Century has a flawed view of capitalism.

Kathy Kristof

Practical Investing

Follow columnist Kathy Kristof as she shares lessons from her real-life investment portfolio.

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2 Surprising Bargain Stocks for Value Investors

Nu Skin and Herbalife look tempting for investors looking to get in on the cheap.

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