Ask Stacy: What’s Cloud Storage and Is It Safe?
Ask Stacy: What’s Cloud Storage and Is It Safe?

on May 9, 2018

Here’s a simple explanation of cloud storage, as well as the reasons your documents are likely safer in the cloud than anywhere else.

Ask Stacy: Should My Wife and I Have Separate Checking Accounts?
Ask Stacy: Should My Wife and I Have Separate Checking Accounts?

on May 7, 2018

Whether to combine or maintain separate accounts is an age-old battle. But the solution is a simple one.

Ask Stacy: Should I Buy Travel Insurance?
Ask Stacy: Should I Buy Travel Insurance?

on April 23, 2018

Travel insurance is regarded as a lifesaver by some, and a rip-off by others. Here’s what you should look for before you shop.

Ask Stacy: If My Debt Is Sold to a Collection Agency, Do I Still Have to Pay It?
Ask Stacy: If My Debt Is Sold to a Collection Agency, Do I Still Have to Pay It?

on April 20, 2018

The internet says there’s a legal loophole allowing you to dodge your debts. Here’s what I say.

Ask Stacy: Can I Take a Tax Deduction for Charity Work?
Ask Stacy: Can I Take a Tax Deduction for Charity Work?

on April 16, 2018

Chances are good that millions fewer Americans will enjoy a deduction for charitable giving on next year’s tax return. Here’s why.

Ask Stacy: Should I Invest in ‘Freedom Checks’?
Ask Stacy: Should I Invest in ‘Freedom Checks’?

on April 13, 2018

Whenever you’re confronted with an investment opportunity, use this simple rule of thumb to separate truth from fiction.

Ask Stacy: How Do I Switch Brokerage Accounts?
Ask Stacy: How Do I Switch Brokerage Accounts?

on April 9, 2018

Moving from one investment company to another is simple — but prepare for an unpleasant surprise.

Ask Stacy: Which Stocks Should I Buy?
Ask Stacy: Which Stocks Should I Buy?

on April 2, 2018

Wondering which stock would be the best investment? The answer is all around you.

2-Minute Money Manager: How Long Do I Keep My Tax Returns?
2-Minute Money Manager: How Long Do I Keep My Tax Returns?

on March 30, 2018

Keeping your tax returns and all the paperwork supporting them isn’t as much of a pain as it used to be. Here’s why.

Ask Stacy: Should I Buy Rental Car Insurance?
Ask Stacy: Should I Buy Rental Car Insurance?

on March 26, 2018

Rental car insurance — also known as “collision damage waiver” and “loss damage waiver” — can often cost as much the car rental. Is it an outrageous upsell or necessary protection?

Ask Stacy: Should I Buy Long-Term Care Insurance?
Ask Stacy: Should I Buy Long-Term Care Insurance?

on March 19, 2018

The cost of nursing home care can easily exceed $100,000 annually. While that’s out of the reach of many, so is long-term care insurance.

Ask Stacy: What’s the Best Investment for Kids?
Ask Stacy: What’s the Best Investment for Kids?

on March 16, 2018

When it comes to saving, starting young is the best way to finish rich. Here are the best investments and accounts for kids.

Ask Stacy: Should I Invest in Marijuana Companies?
Ask Stacy: Should I Invest in Marijuana Companies?

on March 12, 2018

Talk about your smokin’ investments. You can now own a part of companies growing, distributing and selling marijuana. Good idea, or just for dopes?

Ask Stacy: Can I Work While Getting Social Security?
Ask Stacy: Can I Work While Getting Social Security?

on March 9, 2018

There’s nothing wrong with earning a little extra income to supplement those Social Security payments. Or is there?

Ask Stacy: Should I Buy a Used or New Home?
Ask Stacy: Should I Buy a Used or New Home?

on March 7, 2018

A new home usually has relatively few maintenance issues, but it can be costly. A used home might have better landscaping and location. Here’s how to decide which is best is for you.

Ask Stacy: Should I Get a Reverse Mortgage?
Ask Stacy: Should I Get a Reverse Mortgage?

on March 5, 2018

For some, reverse mortgages are a perfect way to get extra retirement income. But they’re not for everyone.

Ask Stacy: How Can I Find a Better Cellphone Plan?
Ask Stacy: How Can I Find a Better Cellphone Plan?

on March 5, 2018

Confused on how to find the right cellphone plan? Following these three simple steps makes it a breeze.

Ask Stacy: How Can I Cut the Cost of Cable?
Ask Stacy: How Can I Cut the Cost of Cable?

on March 2, 2018

Millions of people find their entertainment elsewhere these days. Should you join them?

Ask Stacy: My Online Purchase Was a Rip-Off — Now What?
Ask Stacy: My Online Purchase Was a Rip-Off — Now What?

on February 23, 2018

You order something online and it either doesn’t measure up, or you don’t get it at all. Here’s how to prevent it and what to do when it happens.

Ask Stacy: Interest Rates are Low — What’s a Saver to Do?
Ask Stacy: Interest Rates are Low — What’s a Saver to Do?

on February 21, 2018

Interest rates have recently started rising, but they’re still low. Here are some ideas to radically increase your returns without increasing your risk.

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