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July 25

In wake of tax reform, muni bond market gains footing

Supply-demand imbalance has boosted munis so far this year.

July 19

Checking one off the bucket list

Columnist tests a long-held dream for her retirement and finds it lacking

July 19

How not to handle your lottery jackpot

Winning the lottery seems like a fairy tale, but it's easy for instant millionaires to lose it all.

July 19

Variety of tax benefits help offset the cost of college

Parents at all income levels can find something that works for them among options that include 529 plans, tax deductions and tax credits.

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July 16

10 best states for retirement

When it comes to places to retire, here are the 10 best states for enjoying your golden years.

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July 16

10 worst states for retirement

Here are the 10 worst states to retire in, according to Bankrate.com’s 2018 Best/Worst States to Retire study.

July 11

Retirees spend their golden years on campus

As seniors flock to live near universities, Purchase College in New York is developing a retirement community.

July 11

Tax loophole from 1960s could let wealthy tap 21% corporate rate

Provision related to investments held offshore could save wealthy Americans millions in taxes.

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July 10

10 funds that sustained big losses in the first half

Amid the volatility that marked the first half of 2018, these funds stood out for their poor performance

July 10

Divorced women declare financial independence

Selling an engagement ring can jump-start savings

July 6

Open-plan offices are making workers less social

Open-office designs reduce face-to-face interactions by 70%, recent studies show

July 6

Where to stash your cash as tariffs kick in

Gold, a traditional safe haven, has declined in recent months, damaged by the strengthening dollar.

July 5

The newest alternative asset: Classic cars

Can't afford a Ferrari? You can buy a share in one for $80.

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July 3

10 mutual funds worthy of July Fourth fireworks

While the S&P 500 Index barely kept its head above water over the first six months of the year with a gain of 2.65%, the 10 best-performing domestic equity mutual funds can blast the fireworks in celebration of some really strong returns.

June 29

New IRS form sends taxpayers toward Intuit, away from H&R Block

But the shorter 1040 form still requires filers to provide all the same information.

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