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How to Endow a Scholarship to Honor a Veteran

My uncle was a navigator on a B-29 in World War II. He died a few years ago, and I'd like to set up a scholarship in his name to help students who want to study engineering. How do I do this?See Also: 11 Top...

Get the Best Exchange Rate When Traveling Overseas

I'm about to travel to Europe. How can I get the best exchange rate? Should I get foreign currency ahead of time, at the airport or from an ATM after I arrive? --J.H., Amherst, VirginiaSee Also: 10 International...

Reporting a Required Minimum Distribution to...

I read your column about giving your IRA's required minimum distribution to charity, and I have a few follow-up questions. How do I report the distribution on my 1040? Will I get a 1099-R showing that it wasn't...

How to Pay for College With Savings Bonds

My daughter will be going to college in the fall, and I'm starting to get the money together for the first tuition bill. Can I cash in our savings bonds tax-free to pay for college?See Also: 10 Best Values in U.S...

Who Qualifies for the Student Loan Forgiveness...

I am a police officer, and I'm wondering whether I qualify for the student loan forgiveness program for public service employees. How does the program work?Take Our Quiz: Valuable Lessons in Getting, Repaying...

Use a Health Savings Account to Pay Medicare...

We have a sizable health savings account in my wife's name. She will turn 65 and go on Medicare in August 2016. I am 71, and my monthly Medicare Part B premium is deducted from my Social Security payment. Can we...

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Whether you're a loyal wholesale club shopper, or someone trying to decide if the membership fee is...