Kiplinger.com Highlights: February 2008

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Kiplinger.com (http://www.Kiplinger.com), the leader in personal finance advice and business forecasting, announces its online editorial content for the month of February 2008:

                     KIPLINGER.COM'S MAGAZINE CENTER

            http://www.kiplinger.com/magazine/contents.html

Ahead

A Cushion for Uncertain Times

http://www.kiplinger.com/magazine/archives/2008/02/cushion.html

A Wild Ride Will Get Even Wilder

http://www.kiplinger.com/magazine/archives/2008/02/interview.html

Three Offers for a Business -- Which to Accept?

http://www.kiplinger.com/magazine/archives/2008/02/ money_ethics.html

Don't Get Left Holding the (Hand)bag

http://www.kiplinger.com/magazine/archives/2008/02/handbags.html

The Pitfalls of the Mortgage Bailout

http://www.kiplinger.com/magazine/archives/2008/02/ mortgage_bailout.html

Career Crossovers

http://www.kiplinger.com/magazine/archives/2008/02/ career_crossover.html

Designing Your First 401(k) Plan

http://www.kiplinger.com/magazine/archives/2008/02/ portfolio_doctor.html

Stocks on My Short List

http://www.kiplinger.com/magazine/archives/2008/02/glassman.html

Investing

Virtues of Sin Stocks

They are certainly not for everyone, but alcohol, gaming and tobacco companies are alluring. PLUS: Three funds that do the dirty work for you.

http://www.kiplinger.com/magazine/archives/2008/02/ virtues_of_sin_stocks.html

Target Funds Under Fire

Despite the critics, for most people there is still no better way to save for retirement.

PLUS: How to pick a fund that's right for you.

http://www.kiplinger.com/magazine/archives/2008/02/ target_funds_under_fire.html

5 Ways to Bet on a Sinking Dollar

Feeling bearish on the buck? We've got some ideas for investing your greenbacks in foreign currencies.

http://www.kiplinger.com/magazine/archives/2008/02/ sinking_dollar.html

Going Long

My forecast for 2008, by Jeremy J. Siegel.

http://www.kiplinger.com/magazine/archives/2008/02/siegel.html

Mutual Funds

Riding the big stocks, by Russel Kinnel.

http://www.kiplinger.com/magazine/archives/2008/02/kinnel.html

RIMM Means Really Incredible Market Moves

New versions of the BlackBerry are boosting Research in Motion's profits, but the shares are pricey.

http://www.kiplinger.com/magazine/archives/2008/02/RIMM.html

Insured Munis Take It on the Chin

The subprime-mortgage mess claims new and unlikely victims.

http://www.kiplinger.com/magazine/archives/2008/02/ insured_munis.html

Money Funds: Still Safe After All These Years

Barring unimaginable financial catastrophe, you can count on sponsors riding to the rescue.

http://www.kiplinger.com/magazine/archives/2008/02/ money_funds_still_safe.html

It Sounds Like a Good Idea, but ...

Managers of a new kind of fund struggle to make the concept actually work.

http://www.kiplinger.com/magazine/archives/2008/02/130-30fund.html

You're Gonna Love Those Yields

By selling covered call options, these closed-end funds generate tons of cash.

http://www.kiplinger.com/magazine/archives/2008/02/ love_those_yields.html

Foreign Markets Roar On

Emerging markets put a spring in the step of Cullen International High Dividend.

http://www.kiplinger.com/magazine/archives/2008/02/ foreign_markets_roar.html

Your Money

A Head Start on the Road to Riches

http://www.kiplinger.com/magazine/archives/2008/02/ raise-wealthy-kids.html

When Disaster Is at Your Doorstep

http://www.kiplinger.com/magazine/archives/2008/02/ family-emergency-plan-checklist.html

Mistaken Identity

http://www.kiplinger.com/magazine/archives/2008/02/ fix-credit-report-identity-error.html

The '08 Race to Fix Health Care

http://www.kiplinger.com/magazine/archives/2008/01/ presidential-candidates-health-reform-2008.html

100 Best Values in U.S. Public College and Universities for 2008

http://www.kiplinger.com/magazine/archives/2008/01/ best-value-colleges-2008.html

2008 Rankings of the Best Values in U.S. Public College and Universities

http://www.kiplinger.com/tools/colleges/

Open Door for First-Time Home Buyers

http://www.kiplinger.com/magazine/archives/2008/02/ first-time-home-buyer-assistance.html

A Tax Break for Telecommuters

http://www.kiplinger.com/magazine/archives/2008/02/ tax-break-for-telecommuters.html

Turn Savings into Retirement Income

http://www.kiplinger.com/magazine/archives/2008/01/ savings-into-retirement-income.html

Six Simple Ways to Retire Rich

http://www.kiplinger.com/magazine/archives/2008/02/ six-simple-ways-to-retire-rich.html

The IRA Shuffle

http://www.kiplinger.com/magazine/archives/2008/02/ roll-over-to-roth-ira.html

My Story: Burned Out in the California Hills

http://www.kiplinger.com/magazine/archives/2008/02/ my-story-financial-surivor-california-fires.html

Spending Wisely/Living

Remodeling That Pays Back

http://www.kiplinger.com/magazine/archives/2008/02/ value-remodeling-kitchen-bath.html

Best High-Def TVs Under $1500

http://www.kiplinger.com/kiplinger.com/magazine/archives/ 2008/02/best-high-def-tv-under-1000.html

Five Myths on Leasing a Car

http://www.kiplinger.com/kiplinger.com/columns/car/archive/ 2008/car0107.html

Telecommunications Bundles: A Triple Play

http://www.kiplinger.com/kiplinger.com/magazine/archives/2008/ 01/telecommunication-bundles-for-your-home.html

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Kiplinger.com (http://www.kiplinger.com) offers the same great advice that appears in Kiplinger's Personal Finance magazine, plus additional features that include interactive tools and calculators, daily personal finance features, stock and mutual fund quotes, Web-only columns offering timely insights into today's trends, personal finance tutorials, and up-to-the-minute business news from the new Kiplinger Business Resource Center. Founded in 1920 by W.M. Kiplinger, the Kiplinger organization developed one of the nation's first successful newsletters in modern times. In 1947, the company launched the nation's first personal finance magazine, Kiplinger's Personal Finance. Recently, the Kiplinger organization was named one of the "World's Most Ethical Companies" List by Ethisphere Magazine, and was nominated a 2007 finalist in the MINs Best of the Web awards for the redesign/relaunch of Kiplinger.com.

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