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The "Real" Cost of Buying a Home

Kiplinger contributing editor and Atlanta Falcons linebacker Brandon Copeland discusses the laundry list of extra costs involved in buying a home.
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3 Retirement Mistakes You May Be Making Right Now

You’ve been saving and investing so carefully, what could go wrong? Unfortunately, several things, if you’re making these all-too-common retirement mi…
The Financial Fiduciary Standard Explained
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The Financial Fiduciary Standard Explained

To get the best financial advice, you want someone who has your best interests at heart, right? It sounds simple … but it isn’t.
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15 Best Vanguard Funds for Investors of All Stripes

The best Vanguard mutual funds might cover a wide assortment of investing strategies, but they have two things in common: simplicity and cheap fees.
The 10 "Real" Richest Counties in the U.S.
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The 10 "Real" Richest Counties in the U.S.

People living in the richest counties in America enjoy high incomes without the heavy cost pressures that usually come with them.

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Plan to Start Repaying Student Loans

School’s Out for Summer … But Tuition Is Back in the Fall
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School’s Out for Summer … But Tuition Is Back in the Fall

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Tax-Free Weekends (or Weeks) for Back-to-School Shopping

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Your Guide to Roth Conversions

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25 Best Kirkland Products You Should Buy at Costco

Many of warehouse club Costco's store-branded Kirkland Signature items get high marks for quality and value. Check out our picks.
July 21, 2021
Warning: You May Have to Pay Back Your Monthly Child Tax Credit Payments
3.Tax Breaks

Warning: You May Have to Pay Back Your Monthly Child Tax Credit Payments

Unlike stimulus checks, you might have to repay your monthly child tax credit payments if you get too much money from the IRS.
July 16, 2021
3 Strategies to Avoid Running Out of Money in Retirement
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3 Strategies to Avoid Running Out of Money in Retirement

For a financially sustainable retirement that could last 30 years or more, here are three ways to help manage your risks and avoid financial roadblock…
July 26, 2021
"Plus-Up" Stimulus Checks Have Already Been Sent to 9 Million Americans – Will You Get One Too?
6.Coronavirus and Your Money

"Plus-Up" Stimulus Checks Have Already Been Sent to 9 Million Americans – Will You Get One Too?

Some people who previously received a third stimulus check are getting a supplemental payment from the IRS. Is there a check coming with your name on …
July 21, 2021
Will Monthly Child Tax Credit Payments Lower Your Tax Refund or Raise Your Tax Bill?
7.Tax Breaks

Will Monthly Child Tax Credit Payments Lower Your Tax Refund or Raise Your Tax Bill?

Everyone loves receiving large sums of money from Uncle Sam. But people who take advance child tax payments may take a hit on next year's tax refund.
July 31, 2021
15 Home Features Today's Buyers Want Most
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15 Home Features Today's Buyers Want Most

Thinking about selling your house? Here are 15 home features potential buyers are coveting right now.
August 2, 2021

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