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Beth Pinsker

Can better cancer care lower company's health costs?

Dec 03 2018

NEW YORK When companies try to tackle rising healthcare costs, shifting more of the burden to employees is increasingly the strategy of choice.

How to do more good with your charitable dollars

Nov 26 2018

NEW YORK Doing double the good with your charitable dollars sounds like a no-brainer, but investors are just starting to catch on.

CORRECTED-YOUR MONEY-Is impact investing too good to be true?

Nov 19 2018

NEW YORK, Nov 19 There is more to socially responsible investing than just avoiding stocks that are against your principles, whether it be guns or tobacco or bad environmental practices.

Shyness did not keep dressbarn co-founder from big retail leaps

Nov 01 2018

NEW YORK When Roslyn Jaffe and her husband decided to start the first dressbarn store in the early 1960s, it was a retail experiment.

RPT-YOUR MONEY-Middle class parents paying least for college - study

Oct 18 2018

NEW YORK, Oct 17 As U.S. high school seniors pare down their college wish lists and parents sweat over the bills, a new study by student loan lender Sallie Mae illustrates the gulf between the sticker price of college and the actual cost.

Middle class parents paying least for college: study

Oct 17 2018

NEW YORK As U.S. high school seniors pare down their college wish lists and parents sweat over the bills, a new study by student loan lender Sallie Mae illustrates the gulf between the sticker price of college and the actual cost.

Gray divorces and tax changes complicate retirement

Oct 15 2018

NEW YORK When people over the age of 50 get divorced, retirement accounts become a key asset, even more so sometimes than the house or alimony. Lawyers and feuding couples are bracing for big changes at the end of 2018 for how these assets get split up.

Your Money: What is the best play for your money right now?

Oct 12 2018

NEW YORK When the stock market has suffered a couple of really big slides in a row, like it did this week, the financial advice to those who are freaking out is always: Do not look at your account balances. But maybe, just this once, you should peek.

Your Money: How to factor in cost when applying to college

Oct 01 2018

NEW YORK Picking the right college is not just a matter of finding a good fit for a student's talents and interests, but it also should involve what a family can reasonably afford.

Your Money: What another U.S. interest rate rise means for you

Sep 25 2018

NEW YORK If you have credit card debt, take the next U.S. Federal Reserve move to raise interest rates as a big, flashing warning sign.

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