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Investor Psychology Special Report

Tue, 10/13/2009 - 7:45am
Be a better investor by outsmarting your emotions to reap higher returns.
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Keep it Simple

Fri, 10/09/2009 - 3:45pm
We present six complex investments you might be tempted to buy and the common sense options you'd be better off choosing.
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Some Medicare Rates to Rise

Thu, 10/08/2009 - 2:25pm

Find out what changes to expect -- and what you can do -- if you have a prescription-drug plan or Medicare Advantage plan.

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Cut Your Risk

Thu, 10/08/2009 - 1:20pm
It's not foolproof, but diversification is still a smart strategy.
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Republicans to Gain Ground in 2010 Campaigns

Wed, 10/07/2009 - 8:20pm
Winning back Congress isn’t in the cards, but the GOP will boost its ranks at least a little in the House and maybe in the Senate, too.
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New Credit-Card Options for Small-Business Owners

Wed, 10/07/2009 - 1:50pm

Chase and others help broaden out a crimped lending field.

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The Case Against Commodities

Wed, 10/07/2009 - 11:40am

Sold as a diversification tool, they failed badly last year -- and will fail to protect you again if the market turns south.

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A Bailout From the Bank of Mom and Dad

Wed, 10/07/2009 - 9:00am

The parents of a 33-year-old woman have to help their daughter change her overspending ways on SOAPnet's new reality show. Will they succeed?

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Lower Food Prices Hit Farmers, Help Grocers

Wed, 10/07/2009 - 9:00am
Next year will tell a similar tale, though look for grocery store prices to edge up by year-end.
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Still Time to Undo a Roth Conversion

Wed, 10/07/2009 - 7:55am

You have until October 15 to recharacterize your account back to a traditional IRA. Here's why you might want to do so.

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Many More Troops to Head to Afghanistan

Wed, 10/07/2009 - 7:55am
After hearing all the options for the troubled war, the president will go with his field commander’s plan.
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3 Ways to Avoid Overdraft Fees

Wed, 10/07/2009 - 7:55am
If you've ever bounced a check, read this.
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TV Shows That Foster Good Money Skills

Tue, 10/06/2009 - 2:50pm

Your local PBS station offers some good specials that address kids and money.

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No Easy Road Back to Job Creation

Tue, 10/06/2009 - 9:30am
A sluggish recovery spells little hiring, while few new jobs hinders growth -- the vicious cycle continues.
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Making Charitable Contributions From an IRA

Tue, 10/06/2009 - 8:25am
You have less of an incentive to take advantage of this special rule in 2009.
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10 Ways to Conquer Your Procrastination

Tue, 10/06/2009 - 8:25am
Put aside your big project for just a moment longer to read this article.
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Substitutes for Stable-Value Funds

Mon, 10/05/2009 - 2:40pm
If your employer's retirement plan doesn't offer a stable-value fund, consider one of these instead
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No More Easy Money in Bank Stocks

Mon, 10/05/2009 - 11:25am
The sector has had a good run, but it won't continue to deliver the same returns over the next several months.
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Companies Beware: Online Defamation Is Serious

Sun, 10/04/2009 - 10:25pm
Be alert, vigilant and responsive to criticism of your company, products and services -- it could hurt your bottom line.
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More Questions About Roth Rollover Rules

Fri, 10/02/2009 - 2:30pm
Kimberly Lankford explains whether income limits for contributing to a Roth IRA will disappear and whether you can roll a 401(k) directly into a Roth.
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