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Andrea Browne Taylor

Online Editor
Kiplinger.com

Browne Taylor joined Kiplinger in 2011 and is a channel editor for Kiplinger.com covering living and family finance topics. She previously worked at the Washington Post as a Web producer in the Style section and prior to that covered the Jobs, Cars and Real Estate sections. She earned a BA in journalism from Howard University in Washington, D.C.

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November 2019

Best Things to Buy on Black Friday, 2019

'Tis the season for retailers to slash prices on coveted items in a variety of product categories for the Thanksgiving holiday weekend including Black Friday. No matter if you plan to brave the in-store ...

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Kip Tips
November 2019

Best Walmart Black Friday Doorbusters and Deals, 2019

Holiday shoppers can expect deep discounts on electronics, small appliances, on-trend toys plus more over the Thanksgiving holiday weekend.

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Kip Tips
November 2019

Best Target Black Friday Doorbusters and Deals, 2019

Super low prices on a wide variety of products plus free shipping with no strings attached make Target a can’t-miss retailer on Black Friday.

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Kip Tips
November 2019

Best Amazon Black Friday Doorbusters and Deals, 2019

The e-commerce giant drops its holiday deals early and shoppers can score up to 50% off everything from robot vacuums to DNA test kits.

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November 2019

13 Ways Black Friday Retailers Trick Holiday Shoppers

Black Friday is the traditional kickoff to the holiday shopping season. Think: Doorbuster deals, overcrowded malls and staying glued to your laptop so you don’t miss out on online-only flash sales. The ...

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November 2019

Worst Things to Buy During the Holidays, 2019

It's all too easy to get caught up in the holiday shopping frenzy. Stores are blaring your favorite holiday tunes. Santa is camped out near the food court with a long line of kids waiting to take a photo. ...

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November 2019

12 Luxury Goods That Are Cheaper at Costco

When you think about shopping at Costco, bulk groceries and household supplies typically come to mind. You don't necessarily think about making a run to the warehouse club if you're looking to buy a designer ...

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October 2019

Superfoods to Boost Productivity at Work

When you’re faced with a hectic workday, it can be all too easy to make some not-so-healthy food choices in between attending meetings, checking emails and returning phone calls. In the moment, it might ...

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Financial Planning
August 2019

Kiplinger Q&A: Hill Harper

The veteran Hollywood actor embraces many of the get-rich-slowly tactics that Kiplinger champions: paying yourself first, dollar-cost averaging, investing in low-fee index funds and teaching financial literacy to children.

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August 2019

Worst Things to Buy at Warehouse Clubs (Costco, Sam's Club, BJ's)

When time is short and your shopping list is long, it can be tempting to make a single stop at the warehouse club. After all, Costco, Sam's Club and BJ's stock everything from groceries and cleaning supplies ...

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July 2019

Things Millennials Are Changing Forever

It's not always easy being a millennial. Born between 1981 and 1996, many members of this generation came of age during the Great Recession of 2007-2009. Jobs were scarce, student loans were staggering, ...

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July 2019

Best Free or Cheap Things to Do With Your Kids

Let's be honest: At some point every parent has resorted to Googling "things to do with kids near me" out of desperation. Finding activities to do with your children that they'll actually enjoy, especially ...

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May 2019

14 Frugal Habits of the Super Rich and Famous

Becoming wealthy and staying that way takes a certain level of discipline. Sure, an occasional splurge won't put you in the poor house, but frequent frivolous spending can quickly erode your net worth. ...

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May 2019

Home Features Today's Buyers Want Most

Homeowners are sometimes hesitant to upgrade when it's time to sell. After all, you won't be living there much longer, and most home remodeling efforts only increase home values by 50% - 80% of the average ...

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May 2019

10 Reasons You Will Regret Buying a Home With a Swimming Pool

Buying a home with a swimming pool in the backyard will certainly score you bragging rights around the neighborhood. However, there's much more to pool ownership than planning deckside parties and kids' ...

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April 2019

9 Ways Costco Tricks Shoppers

Every year, Costco attracts droves of new members looking to score bargains on everything from personal care products and paper towels to fresh and frozen foods in bulk. Exclusive perks such as deeply ...

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April 2019

Ways to Get Extra Cash From Your House

If you're a homeowner looking to rake in some extra money, whether to fund a much-needed renovation or to afford a much-needed dream vacation, don't dismiss using your house as a means to generate additional ...

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