Investor Psychology

How Kiplinger Readers Invest Their Money

See how your investing habits compare to those of Kiplinger's Personal Finance readers.

In partnership with InvestmentNews, Kiplinger's conducted an email survey of our susbcribers to learn more about their attitudes and preferences regarding investing. We received more than 1,500 completed questionnaires, 53% from men and 47% from women. Below is a sampling of survey responses.

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Tax Wrinkles for Work-at-Home Employees During COVID-19
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Tax Wrinkles for Work-at-Home Employees During COVID-19

Are your home office expenses deductible? How does going out of state to work for a while affect your tax picture? There are some interesting wrinkles…
November 9, 2020
Retirement: It All Starts with a Budget
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Retirement: It All Starts with a Budget

When you’re meeting with your financial planner, do you talk about your budget? If not, you should.
November 10, 2020
Will Joe Biden Raise YOUR Taxes?
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Will Joe Biden Raise YOUR Taxes?

During the campaign, Joe Biden promised that he would raise taxes for some people. Will you be one of them?
November 10, 2020

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