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4 Smart Ways to Give to Charity

[QUESTION]I'm planning to write a check to my favorite charity, but I'm wondering whether there is another way to give to get a bigger tax break?[ANSWER]Donating cash to charity can give you a charitable...

Don't Miss the Deadline to Undo a Roth Conversion

I converted a traditional IRA to a Roth last year and paid taxes on the money. Since then, however, the investments have lost value. Do I still have time to undo the conversion, get a credit for the taxes I paid...

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Fund Fee Wars Heat Up

Good news for investors: Fund fees keep dropping. The expense ratios of some exchange-traded funds are...

Spending Wisely

Ways to Shop at Whole Foods Without Going Broke

Yes, it is possible to shop at Whole Foods without spending your whole paycheck - if you learn the...