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Ask Kim

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

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Don't Miss the Deadline to Undo a Roth Conversion

Sometimes it makes sense to cancel a conversion and get the chance for a do-over.

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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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Little-Known Ways to Pay In-State Tuition Rates at Out-of-State Colleges

A public college in another state may not be out of your financial reach.

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Stock Watch

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

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3 Great Stocks to Get Dividends Every October

Whether you’re pulling in a paycheck or living off investments, dividends can be a great way to reel in some cash.

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Fund Watch

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

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A Value Line Fund Breaks With Tradition

The manager of Value Line Mid Cap Focused goes for companies with rising profits and climbing share prices.

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Value Added

Steve Goldberg delivers must-read investing insights.

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Gamblers Are Surprisingly Accurate at Picking the Next President

Polls show a tight race for the White House, but betting sites have the odds firmly favoring Clinton.

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Tax Tips

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

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How to Handle Taxes on Company Stock

Shares from your employer can equal a big payout, but it pays to know the rules.

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Rethinking Retirement

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

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How Couples Can Retire in Harmony

Strategies to get on the same page – or chart a new course.

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Money & Ethics

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

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Should a Criminal Record Rule Out a Job Applicant?

The goal is an appropriate balance between fairness to job applicants and the employer’s right—indeed, legal obligation—to create a workplace that is safe for employees, customers and business interests.

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Money Smart Kids

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

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The Tooth Fairy Is Leaving Less Under Pillows These Days

The average amount that the Tooth Fairy gives kids is down 10% from last year.

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Drive Time

Insights and tactics for scoring deals on wheels - whether buying or selling, new or used.

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Buy a Used Car Online Without Haggling

Hate negotiating? You can pick up a car as easily as a new pair of shoes—or a date—with these online services.

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Income Investing

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

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Another October Surprise Isn't in the Cards for Investors This Year

My main argument for continued tranquillity in the markets: Interest rates are likely to remain low for the foreseeable future.

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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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Clinton on Track to Win 2016 Presidential Election

Trump can win the White House, but faces an uphill climb.

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Practical Economics

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

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A Housing Shortage Looms: Builders Can’t Keep Up

Starter homes especially are becoming scarce.

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Opening Shot

James Glassman writes monthly about economic and investing trends.

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12 Stocks to Buy No Matter Who the Next President Is

The U.S.'s long-neglected infrastructure is set to get a spending boost, and these stocks stand to benefit.

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From the Editor

Straightshooting personal-finance guidance from editor Janet Bodnar.

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What Investors Should Do in Today's Market

Before you make a move, know how much risk you can handle.

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My Point of View

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

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R.I.P.: A Good Journalist, Good Boss, Good Father

Journalist and philanthropist Austin H. Kiplinger led the Kiplinger Washington Editors for decades.

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Your Mind, Your Money

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

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The Power of Peer Pressure

Comparing yourself with others may provide a helpful nudge when it comes to saving for retirement or staying healthy.

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Going Long

Jeremy Siegel writes about investing for the long run.

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Why Investors Shouldn't Be Afraid of Inflation

An inflation rate of 2% to 3% is good for stocks because it gives companies the power to raise prices, which helps boost profits.

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Practical Investing

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

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How Doing Nothing Can Pay Off for Investors

For the three-month period during which I essentially ignored my investments, the Practical Investing portfolio rose 10%.

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Building Wealth

Experienced financial planners share fresh insights and best practices for working with clients to build and protect wealth.

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Consider Selling Your Stocks This Election Year

High PEs, bearish moves from legendary investors and statistics on market performance during election years indicate that stocks will close the year in the red.

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