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Elizabeth Leary
Contributing Editor, Kiplinger's Personal Finance
Elizabeth Leary (née Ody) first joined Kiplinger in 2006 as a reporter, and has held various positions on staff and as a contributor in the years since. Her writing has also appeared in , , and other outlets.
Timeless Advice From Our 2009 Interview with John Bogle
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Timeless Advice From Our 2009 Interview with John Bogle

Owning stocks always trumps renting stocks, says the father of index investing and founder of Vanguard.
January 17, 2019
8 Stock Picks From the Value Investing Congress
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8 Stock Picks From the Value Investing Congress

Some of the country's most-watched hedge-fund managers dish on their top picks and pans.
February 6, 2018
FAANG Stocks: Buy, Sell or Hold
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FAANG Stocks: Buy, Sell or Hold

Even if you haven’t heard of the acronym, you’ve surely heard plenty about FAANG companies.
February 2, 2018
The Perils of Investing in Index Funds
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The Perils of Investing in Index Funds

Index funds have been the stars of the bull market. But investors may get a nasty surprise in the next bear market.
February 1, 2018
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5 Sizzling Health Care Funds to Consider Now
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5 Sizzling Health Care Funds to Consider Now

Unless you have been sitting on the sidelines – or heaven forbid, invested in a bear-market fund – chances are your portfolio made good money in the p…
January 24, 2018
5 Investment Strategies That Could Shine in 2018
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5 Investment Strategies That Could Shine in 2018

The five FAANG stocks – Facebook (FB), Amazon.com (AMZN), Apple (AAPL), Netflix (NFLX) and Google parent Alphabet (GOOGL) – soared to vertiginous heig…
January 5, 2018
5 “Unloved” Value Funds to Consider Buying Now
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5 “Unloved” Value Funds to Consider Buying Now

Some years, it hardly seems to matter whether you invest in growth or value strategies – all stocks move up together, or all stocks move down together…
November 28, 2017
5 Top Mutual Funds That Invest in Red-Hot Emerging Markets
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5 Top Mutual Funds That Invest in Red-Hot Emerging Markets

If you think U.S.
October 26, 2017
Best Investing Moves for Pre-Retirees
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Best Investing Moves for Pre-Retirees

You've accumulated money. Now, time to shuffle it around and get everything in order.
October 19, 2017
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Best Investing Moves for Retirees
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Best Investing Moves for Retirees

This what you've planned for. Now, to keep the income flowing.
October 19, 2017
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Best Investing Moves for Empty Nesters
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Best Investing Moves for Empty Nesters

Is it suddenly quiet around the house? Knuckle down and get those retirement funds topped up.
October 19, 2017
Best Investing Moves for Young Families
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Best Investing Moves for Young Families

Don't let family demands on your income stint your retirement savings.
October 19, 2017
Best Investing Moves at Every Age
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Best Investing Moves at Every Age

Whether you’re starting out, have already retired or are somewhere in between, we show you how to make your money grow and last.
October 19, 2017
Best Investing Moves When You're Starting Out
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Best Investing Moves When You're Starting Out

It's tough to get started saving when you have debt hanging over you. But once you get access to a retirement plan, make sure to fund it.
October 19, 2017
5 Stocks to Sell Now
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5 Stocks to Sell Now

This bull market never stops charging.
September 27, 2017
8 Best Nasdaq Stocks for Dividends
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8 Best Nasdaq Stocks for Dividends

You might not think of “Nasdaq” as synonymous with big dividends.
June 9, 2017
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Lend Online and Earn Up to 11%
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Lend Online and Earn Up to 11%

Peer-to-peer lending can deliver generous returns, but you’ll be taking on a lot of risk.
December 6, 2016
6 Value Stock Picks in a Pricey Market
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6 Value Stock Picks in a Pricey Market

Finding bargains isn't easy these days, but these three value-fund managers dug hard.
December 5, 2016
8 Risky Stocks That Could Make You Rich
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8 Risky Stocks That Could Make You Rich

Want big returns?
October 14, 2016
Best Stocks for a Trump or Clinton Presidency
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Best Stocks for a Trump or Clinton Presidency

Donald Trump or Hillary Clinton — one or the other will be president next year.
July 30, 2016
Should You Be an Index Investor?
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Should You Be an Index Investor?

Although index funds offer quite a few benefits, rock-bottom expenses are most significant.
July 27, 2016
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Best Stocks for a Donald Trump Presidency
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Best Stocks for a Donald Trump Presidency

As the Republican Party formally nominates Donald Trump, investors may want to position their portfolios for the November election by considering stoc…
July 20, 2016
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7 Best Stocks to Own If Clinton Defeats Trump for President
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7 Best Stocks to Own If Clinton Defeats Trump for President

We’ve compiled a list of firms that stand to benefit if Hillary Clinton, the presumptive Democratic nominee, is elected in November.
July 18, 2016
How to Build Your Own Bond Portfolio
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How to Build Your Own Bond Portfolio

When creating a portfolio, look at credit ratings, yield, cost-comparisons and more.
July 13, 2016
What Life Is Like After Winning the Lottery
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What Life Is Like After Winning the Lottery

The financial crisis and downturn in real estate turned out to be an invaluable learning opportunity for this Powerball winner.
July 1, 2016
What’s the Right Price to Pay for Amazon's Stock?
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What’s the Right Price to Pay for Amazon's Stock?

The e-commerce giant’s shares continue to defy gravity even though consistent profit growth has long eluded the company.
June 28, 2016
4 Cheap Bank Stocks to Buy Ahead of a Fed Rate Hike
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4 Cheap Bank Stocks to Buy Ahead of a Fed Rate Hike

Many financial companies will benefit once the Fed gets serious about lifting interest rates.
June 9, 2016