Stories & Features

6 Dividend Stocks to Buy Now

Energy-stock dividends are understandably depressed and we've now started to see some severe dividend cuts. Even before crude oil prices collapsed, many investors had begun to investigate other sources of cash...

Smart Energy Investing When Oil Is Cheap

Does the huge drop in the price of oil provide an opportunity for contrarian investors to cash in? Or are we in for a long period of cheaper oil, which would be great for consumers but poisonous for shareholders...

A Pimco Stock Fund Makes Good

If you were searching for a good foreign stock fund, you might not have given much thought to bond powerhouse Pimco. But over the past year, no other fund focusing on big overseas companies did better than Pimco...

25 Great No-Load Mutual Funds Kip 25

At Kiplinger, we've been writing about mutual funds since the 1950s, and have been putting together a list of our favorite no-load mutual funds since 2004, drawing on the broad experience of our editors. We...

6 High-Yielding Stocks to Buy Now

Energy-stock dividends are understandably depressed and we've now started to see some severe dividend cuts. Even before crude oil prices collapsed, many investors had begun to investigate other sources of cash...

How to Earn More Interest on Your Savings With...

Savings can generally be divided into two pots: cash that must be shielded from losses and money that can tolerate a little investment risk. Short-term savings that fall into the first category should reside in...

Learn the Secret to This Income ETF's 7.4% Yield

Closed-end funds are tricky. these products, which predate more popular exchange-traded funds by 100 years, hold a portfolio of stocks, bonds or both, and trade on exchanges just like stocks and ETFs do. But...

5 Great REITs With Attractive Yields

Real estate is anchored to the ground, but its values are flying high. By one yardstick--the Green Street Commercial Property Price Index--U.S. investment-quality property has never been more valuable. So real...

Boost Yield With Ultra-Short Bond Funds

Savings can generally be divided into two pots: cash that must be shielded from losses and money that can tolerate a little investment risk. Short-term savings that fall into the first category should reside in...

Investors, Get 7.4% From a Fund of Funds

Closed-end funds are tricky. these products, which predate more popular exchange-traded funds by 100 years, hold a portfolio of stocks, bonds or both, and trade on exchanges just like stocks and ETFs do. But...

Next Page >
Provided by Kiplinger

Basics of Money

When and How to Hire a Tax Pro

Tax software does a good job of breaking down tax preparation into manageable bites. It will alert you...

What to Ask a Financial Adviser

Financial advisers and planners attend seminars and classes and read books so they can learn how to...

Understanding Capital Gains and Losses

What's a Capital Gain? A capital gain is what the tax law calls the profit when you sell a capital...

Provided by Kiplinger