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Nellie S. Huang

Senior Associate Editor
Kiplinger's Personal Finance

Nellie joined Kiplinger in August 2011 after a seven-year stint in Hong Kong. There, she worked for the Wall Street Journal Asia, where as lifestyle editor, she launched and edited Scene Asia, an online guide to food, wine, entertainment and the arts in Asia. Prior to that, she was an editor at Weekend Journal, the Friday lifestyle section of the Wall Street Journal Asia. Kiplinger isn't Nellie's first foray into personal finance: She has also worked at SmartMoney (rising from fact-checker to senior writer), and she was a senior editor at Money.

Latest Features

SLIDE SHOW
January 2020

The 25 Best Low-Fee Mutual Funds to Buy in 2020

The Kiplinger 25 list of our favorite no-load mutual funds dates back to 2004, and our coverage of mutual funds goes all the way back to the 1950s. We believe in holding funds rather than trading them, ...

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SLIDE SHOW
January 2020

14 Robo Advisers: Which Is the Best for You?

Robo advice is ready when and where you want it. Just grab your smartphone, tablet or laptop and click your way through a few questions about your goals, your tolerance for risk and your time horizon. ...

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Practical Investing
December 2019

4 Reasons to Sell a Mutual Fund

Buy-and-hold is a great investing approach, but sometimes you just gotta let go.

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Fund Watch
December 2019

AMG TimesSquare International Small Cap’s Turnaround

Two of the fund’s biggest losers became its biggest winners in 2019.

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Financial Planning
December 2019

Which Robo Adviser Is Right for You?

We sift through the pros and cons of the growing number of low-cost digital advisers.

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Mutual Funds
November 2019

Schwab Is Bullish on 0% Commissions

The discount brokerage founder also wants to boost financial literacy.

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Fund Watch
November 2019

Fidelity Advisor Strategic Income Invests in a Tepid Economy

The fund has evolved a bit over time, and is positioned to do well in a moderately growing U.S. economy.

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Stock Watch
November 2019

10 Best Stocks of the Past 10 Years

These companies powered through the past decade. Can they keep it up?

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SLIDE SHOW
November 2019

The 30 Best Mutual Funds in 401(k) Retirement Plans

How good are the mutual funds in your 401(k) plan? Choose wisely, and you might sip café au lait as you celebrate your retirement on an around-the-world cruise. Choose unwisely, and you might have to ...

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Fund Watch
November 2019

Wasatch Small Cap Value Holds Its Head Up

Wasatch Small Cap Value smashes both the Russell 2000 and S&P 500, even as small-company stocks have experienced more turbulence.

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SLIDE SHOW
October 2019

The Best American Funds for 401(k) Retirement Savers 2019

American Funds is the third-largest fund family in the country, with $1.6 trillion in mutual fund assets. Many of its mutual funds are among the biggest in the land, too. So it should come as no surprise ...

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SLIDE SHOW
October 2019

The Best T. Rowe Price Funds for 401(k) Retirement Savers 2019

A dozen T. Rowe Price funds appear among the top 100 401(k) funds this year, according to data firm BrightScope. Interestingly, all are funds that focus on growth stocks, and all are standouts in their ...

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Fund Watch
October 2019

Kiplinger 25 Update: Tepid Gains in a Hot Bond Rally

Jeffrey Gundlach says DoubleLine Total Return Bond has done well so far, but falling rates are causing slight bumps in the road.

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SLIDE SHOW
October 2019

5 Market Pros Speak on What to Do Now

Some of the smartest strategists on Wall Street have taken on a decidedly cautious tone. They’re not exactly battening down the hatches, but it’s clear that with continued volatility in both the stock ...

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Fund Watch
October 2019

Contrarian Funds: Charting Their Own Path

Funds that go against the flow have struggled lately but are due for a turnaround.

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SLIDE SHOW
October 2019

The Best Fidelity Funds for 401(k) Retirement Savers 2019

The days when successful mutual fund managers received the rock-star treatment are long gone. But when they did, many of them were busy helming the best Fidelity funds. These days, the Boston-based ...

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Fund Watch
September 2019

The 100 Most Popular Mutual Funds for 401(k) Retirement Savings

These funds have the most assets under management in 401(k) workplace retirement plans

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