We at Kiplinger's pooled our collective expertise to bring you our favorite things in all the fields we cover: the top mutual funds, retirement-planning tools and credit cards -- even the best places to shop for insurance or find the best travel deals.
From us to you, here's the best:
We share our favorite sources for stock-market commentary, insurance quotes, prescription-drug prices, travel deals and more.
From vacations to cars to the best darn turkey around, take a look at some great ways to treat yourself -- and get a good price at the same time.
Our picks for excellence from credit cards to checking accounts to college-savings plans.
The best equipment for your money whether you want to take professional-quality photos, catch every detail of the big game or never have to ask for directions again.
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Our favorites include a great fund with a low minimum investment, the best stock to buy and hold for the long term and a top-notch online broker.
Whether you're just getting started saving or you're nearing your target, we name the best tools and give recommendations to help you reach your financial goals.
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Another Big IRS Tax Change for Online Sellers
Selling Online Just in time for the holidays, the IRS is delaying a significant tax 1099-K reporting requirement for 2023.
By Kelley R. Taylor Published
Many Mutual Funds Are Converting To ETFs: What To Know
Mutual fund conversions to an exchange-traded fund structure can save investors money and add convenience.
By Kim Clark Published
Four Tips for Renting Out Your Home on Airbnb
real estate Here's what you should know before listing your home on Airbnb.
By Miriam Cross Published
Five Ways to a Cheap Last-Minute Vacation
Travel Procrastinator? No matter. You can pull off a fun and memorable getaway on a moment's notice — without breaking the bank.
By Vaishali Varu Published
How Much Life Insurance Do You Need?
insurance Instead of relying on rules of thumb, you’re better off taking a systematic approach to figuring your life-insurance needs.
By Kimberly Lankford Published
Five Reasons You Shouldn't Shop on Amazon Prime Day
Smart Buying Think twice before getting lured into buying a bunch of stuff you don't need just because it's on sale.
By Andrea Browne Taylor Published
When Is Amazon Prime Day?
Amazon Prime In 2023 Amazon had two Prime Day events — one in July and another, called Big Deal Days, in October. We expect 2024 to follow the same schedule.
By Bob Niedt Last updated
How to Shop for Life Insurance in 3 Easy Steps
insurance Shopping for life insurance? You may be able to estimate how much you need online, but that's just the start of your search.
By Kaitlin Pitsker Published
5 Ways to Shop for a Low Mortgage Rate
Becoming a Homeowner Rates are high this year, but you can still find an affordable loan.
By Daniel Bortz Published
Retirees, It's Not Too Late to Buy Life Insurance
life insurance Improvements in underwriting have made it easier to qualify for life insurance, which can be a useful estate-planning tool.
By David Rodeck Published