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Kimberly Lankford

Ask Kim

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

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Tax-Free Savings for Precollege Education Expenses

With a Coverdell education savings account, you can take tax-free withdrawals for a primary or secondary student if you use them for qualified expenses.

Lisa Elaine Babb

Starting Out

Real-world advice for those starting their financial lives.

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How to Network in a New City

As a young professional with limited work experience, having connections can be a key factor in determining if your resume gets bumped to the top of the stack or tossed in the trash.

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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Best Buys During Labor Day Sales, 2014

You'll find great deals on appliances, bicycles, outdoor items and more over the long holiday weekend.

Kathy Kristof

Stock Watch

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

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5 Stocks to Profit from Water's Scarcity

We all need water, and yet clean, reliable sources are drying up. These firms are poised to take advantage of that trend.

Nellie S. Huang

Fund Watch

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

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The Best Health Mutual Funds to Buy Now

Our favorites will benefit from the continued growth of this already massive sector.

Steven Goldberg

Value Added

Steve Goldberg delivers must-read investing insights every Tuesday.

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Why You Shouldn't Put All Your Money in Index Funds

Stock index funds are performing superbly as the bull charges ahead. But don’t look for them to protect you when the market stumbles.

Sandra Block

Tax Tips

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

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4 Smart Moves to Trim Next Year’s Tax Bill Now

A few proactive moves could save you money on your 2014 return.

Jane Bennett Clark

Rethinking Retirement

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

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How Much You Really Need to Retire

Spending on food drops in retirement, not because retirees are eating less but because they have more time to shop and compare prices.

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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Best Cars for Families

Our top picks get high scores in our annual rankings plus a Top Safety Pick from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety.

Jeffrey R. Kosnett

Cash in Hand

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

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More Power to Utility Stocks

For steady, albeit modest, growth and above-average dividend yields, it's still hard to top utilities.

Martha Lynn Craver

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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3 Big Obamacare Changes That Employers Want – and One They’ll Actually Get

After looking at the downside risks, most companies will continue to offer their workers coverage.

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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When Will the Economy Feel Better?

We’re almost there. As the expansion continues to improve, more of its rewards will be seen and felt.

James K. Glassman

Opening Shot

James Glassman writes monthly about economic and investing trends.

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Investors, Are You Ready for the Next Global Crisis?

It's not a question of if, but when, some cataclysm will hit markets. Here are some ways to prepare.

Janet Bodnar

From the Editor

Straightshooting personal-finance guidance from editor Janet Bodnar.

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A Health Care Revolution

New health laws spell opportunity for investors, but it’s not clear how the changes will play out for patients.

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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When Inertia Pays Off

Many companies will raise your annual retirement contribution for you--no need to lift a finger.

Jeremy J. Siegel

Going Long

Jeremy Siegel writes about investing for the long run.

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The Conversion of Bill Gross

It's good to see a long-term stock market bear concede that stocks are not overpriced.

Kathy Kristof

Practical Investing

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

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I'll Beat the Market Yet

The aim of my venture into individual stocks is to prevail when the market plunges or languishes for years.

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