Dandan Zou

Dandan Zou

Reporter, Kiplinger's Personal Finance
Dandan joined Kiplinger in June 2015. She fact-checks and writes articles for Kiplinger's Personal Finance magazine and Kiplinger.com. Previously, she interned at The New York Times in Shanghai and CCTV-AMERICA in D.C. She earned an MA in journalism from the University of Missouri.
10 Great Colleges Where Your Kid Can Graduate in 4 Years or Less
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10 Great Colleges Where Your Kid Can Graduate in 4 Years or Less

A strong four-year grad rate is perhaps the single best measure of a college's quality and affordability.
December 22, 2015
The Downside of Cheaper Gas
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The Downside of Cheaper Gas

More driving means more accidents and higher auto insurance premiums.
November 4, 2015
Interviewing Advice in a Hot Job Market
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Interviewing Advice in a Hot Job Market

Handling multiple offers requires tact and a cool head.
September 4, 2015