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Women blazing a trail in finance

Editor, Janet Bodnar, and Kiplinger's Personal Finance •
Kiplinger

A few summers ago, I accompanied a group of teenage girls on a field trip to a brokerage firm, where they were scheduled to learn about investing. The session covered the usual ground of explaining stocks, bonds and mutual funds. But what made it stand out was that all the sessions were taught by female

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Charitable giving with an impact

Susan B. Garland, Editor, and Kiplinger's Retirement Report •
Kiplinger

Want to be sure your charitable dollars are going to good use? For many donors these days, it’s not enough that a charity has a worthy mission or keeps its overhead low. Before they hand over cash, these donors are giving nonprofits the same hard-nosed scrutiny that they give their investments. Consider Jean Krasnow of

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Tax glossary: tax terms you need to know

Kiplinger Washington editors, Kevin McCormally, and Editorial Director •
Kiplinger

Just click on the letter below to find the word for which you are looking. 0-9 A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W 0-9 401(k) plan An employer-sponsored retirement savings plan that allows employees to divert part of their

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