Best Investing Moves to Make Before the End of the Year

As we approach the end of the calendar year, it's a good time for investors to think about taxes, diversification and investment limits.

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Depending on their circumstances, each individual has a different list of the best investing moves to make before the end of the year. But there are a few broad categories of actions that make sense for almost everyone.

These general tips include making sure your portfolio is diversified and that you're making the best decisions to maximize your tax efficiency and long-term returns for your portfolio.

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Jeff Reeves
Contributing Writer,

Jeff Reeves writes about equity markets and exchange-traded funds for Kiplinger. A veteran journalist with extensive capital markets experience, Jeff has written about Wall Street and investing since 2008. His work has appeared in numerous respected finance outlets, including CNBC, the Fox Business Network, the Wall Street Journal digital network, USA Today and CNN Money.