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Putting IRA Withdrawals Back Into Your Account

Wed, 10/28/2009 - 2:15pm
The IRS recently extended the period during which you can put 2009 required minimum distributions back into an IRA without tax consequences.
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A Safer Way to Invest in Emerging Markets

Wed, 10/28/2009 - 2:15pm

Bond funds offer a relatively low-risk way to invest in fast-growing developing nations. They’ll also profit from a falling dollar.

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Firms Share Lessons of the Recession

Wed, 10/28/2009 - 2:15pm

In the brutal economic slump, few companies have been left untouched. Businesses told us they’ll do things differently in the future.

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Loomis Sayles Bond Is Back

Wed, 10/28/2009 - 2:15pm

After a painful year of losses, this fund’s bet on corporate bonds has paid off. Now management is growing cautious.

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4 Great Global Funds

Wed, 10/28/2009 - 2:15pm

Consider these funds if you can invest in them through a 401(k) or adviser so you can avoid the sales charge.

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Janet Bodnar Makes the Scene on Twitter

Wed, 10/28/2009 - 2:15pm

The editor of Kiplinger’s Personal Finance is adding followers and generating buzz on the popular social-networking site. But what does it all mean?

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3 New Funds From Proven Managers

Wed, 10/28/2009 - 2:15pm

These tested individuals have launched new offerings for investing in currencies, global small caps and emerging markets.

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Congress Eyes Crackdown on Reverse Mortgages

Wed, 10/28/2009 - 2:15pm
Buyers should always beware, but seniors looking at reverse mortgages will soon get a little help from Uncle Sam, too.
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Why We're Not Endorsing This Kid-Themed Fund

Wed, 10/28/2009 - 2:15pm
Bob Bacarella's Monetta Young Investor has some good features, including a tuition-reward program, but we're not sold on the fund or the manager.
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More Trouble for Housing: Mounting Foreclosures

Wed, 10/28/2009 - 2:15pm

Job losses and declining prices, though moderating, are still contributing to mortgage defaults and delinquencies.

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Switching Money-Management Software

Mon, 10/26/2009 - 8:25pm
Users of the discontinued Microsoft Money will find it easy to swap to Quicken.
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How Bob Bacarella Promotes His Fund

Mon, 10/26/2009 - 9:50am
The manager of Monetta Young Investor has been touting its strengths in unusual ways.
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7 Value Stocks The Pros Like

Mon, 10/26/2009 - 8:45am
Speakers at the Value Investing Congress made the case for their best picks.
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Help for Retirement Savings from Uncle Sam

Sun, 10/25/2009 - 10:00pm

The feds are doing what they can to keep the savings rate up and to get folks to preserve their nest egg after retirement.

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Boost Your Social Security Benefits

Sun, 10/25/2009 - 10:00pm
These strategies will help you make the most of your benefits.
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5 Merger Funds With Steady Returns

Fri, 10/23/2009 - 12:10pm

If you want to dabble in merger arbitrage, leave it to the experts who run these funds.

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Deliveries: Bigger is Not Always Better

Fri, 10/23/2009 - 12:10pm
Midsize cities to benefit as businesses turn to regional centers to cut costs and speed shipments.
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7 Red Flags for Home Buyers

Fri, 10/23/2009 - 10:00am
Before you bid on a home, check for potentially dicey, and pricey, problems.
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7 Lessons From the Bull Market

Thu, 10/22/2009 - 4:20pm

What we learn from the recovery could help the next time we're in a bear market.

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4 Reasons Not to Worry About Earnings

Thu, 10/22/2009 - 1:05pm
Don't let crummy profits and high valuations bother you -- they won't derail this bull market.
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