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Linda Stern

Inflation-proofing your portfolio? Then worry about this

Apr 01 2016

NEW YORK With U.S. gasoline selling under $2 a gallon, food prices relatively flat and Wall Street bond traders betting on 1.5 percent annual inflation as far the eye can see, it may seem like the wrong time to worry about rising consumer prices.

What to do on Monday about that stock market selloff

Aug 24 2015

NEW YORK Last week's $1 trillion stock market selloff was scary. After almost seven years of bull market, we were all reminded of the fallibility of our retirement accounts and college nest eggs - as in: yikes, this can really fall fast.

Stern Advice - What to do on Monday about that stock market selloff

Aug 24 2015

NEW YORK, Aug 24 Last week's $1 trillion stock market selloff was scary. After almost seven years of bull market, we were all reminded of the fallibility of our retirement accounts and college nest eggs - as in: yikes, this can really fall fast.

Candidate Jeb Bush releases 33 years of tax returns in show of transparency

Jun 30 2015

WASHINGTON/NEW YORK Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush released 33 years of tax records on Tuesday that traced his path to a net worth of between $19 million and $22 million, in a show of transparency that will pressure Democrat Hillary Clinton and his Republican rivals to open their financial books.

Candidate Jeb Bush bares 33 years of tax returns in show of transparency

Jun 30 2015

WASHINGTON/NEW YORK Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush released 33 years of tax records on Tuesday showing that his net worth of between $19 million and $22 million has been amassed largely through investments and speaking fees that have been as high as $75,000 per engagement.

Stern Advice: Peak 30-something

Jun 03 2015

NEW YORK Maybe it is time for a millennial remake of that 1980s boomer angst television show, "thirtysomething," because there are more 30-year-olds in the United States than ever before.

Stern Advice - Peak 30-something

Jun 03 2015

NEW YORK, June 3 Maybe it is time for a millennial remake of that 1980s boomer angst television show, "thirtysomething," because there are more 30-year-olds in the United States than ever before.

Stern Advice: Don't wait for Washington to protect retirement investors

Feb 24 2015

NEW YORK After years of talk about how to protect retirement savers, the White House has gotten behind a Labor Department proposal that would require financial advisers to put clients' interests ahead of their own.

Stern Advice - Don't wait for Washington to protect retirement investors

Feb 24 2015

NEW YORK, Feb 24 After years of talk about how to protect retirement savers, the White House has gotten behind a Labor Department proposal that would require financial advisers to put clients' interests ahead of their own.

Where to spend when you're young and squeezed

Jan 22 2015

(This Jan. 7 story was corrected to clarify that Roth IRA holders can withdraw their own contributions at any time and do not have to wait until the account is five years old in the seventh paragrap.)

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