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Nellie S. Huang

Senior Associate Editor
Kiplinger's Personal Finance

Nellie joined Kiplinger in August 2011 after a seven-year stint in Hong Kong. There, she worked for the Wall Street Journal Asia, where as lifestyle editor, she launched and edited Scene Asia, an online guide to food, wine, entertainment and the arts in Asia. Prior to that, she was an editor at Weekend Journal, the Friday lifestyle section of the Wall Street Journal Asia. Kiplinger isn't Nellie's first foray into personal finance: She has also worked at SmartMoney (rising from fact-checker to senior writer), and she was a senior editor at Money.

Latest Features

Fund Watch
December 2017

Pimco Income Has a Playbook for Rising Interest Rates

Pimco's managers have tremendous latitude to invest wherever the yield is.

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Financial Planning
December 2017

Review Your Portfolio in 3 Easy Steps

The New Year is the perfect time to make sure your investments are on the right track.

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Fund Watch
November 2017

100 Most Popular Funds for Your 401(k) Retirement Savings

These mutual funds have the most assets under management in 401(k) workplace retirement plans.

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SLIDE SHOW
November 2017

Best Vanguard Funds for 401(k) Retirement Savers

Index funds have made Vanguard a 401(k) behemoth. A total of 33 Vanguard funds rank among the 100 largest funds in 401(k) assets, according to consulting firm BrightScope. Of those funds, 14 track market ...

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SLIDE SHOW
November 2017

The Best Mutual Funds in 401(k) Retirement Plans

Have you checked in on your 401(k) plan lately? If you have, you may notice that your retirement savings have swollen in value, inflated by robust gains in the stock market over the past few years. Yet ...

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SLIDE SHOW
November 2017

Best American Funds for 401(k) Retirement Savers

You may not be familiar with Capital Group, but the Los Angeles–based firm runs American Funds, which has a gigantic presence in 401(k) plans. Out of the 100 largest funds in 401(k) plans, eight are ...

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SLIDE SHOW
November 2017

Best Fidelity Funds for 401(k) Retirement Savers

Boston-based Fidelity is the second-biggest player in the 401(k) space, managing 20 funds that rank among the largest mutual funds in 401(k) assets, according to BrightScope, a firm that evaluates workplace ...

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SLIDE SHOW
November 2017

Best T. Rowe Price Funds for 401(k) Retirement Savers

Many actively managed funds saddle investors with high fees and mediocre returns. But if your 401(k) plan includes T. Rowe Price funds, you’re in luck. Out of the 100 largest funds in 401(k) assets ...

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Health Care & Insurance
November 2017

How a Patient Advocate Helps You Navigate the Medical System

This professional can sort through your care options or sort out medical or insurance snafus.

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Financial Planning
November 2017

The Right Price for Investing Advice

We help you navigate the bewildering world of financial advisers.

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Fund Watch
October 2017

The Stodgy Vanguard Wellington Fund Still Delights Investors

Wellington, a balanced fund, is almost 100 years old.

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Fund Watch
November 2017

Emerging Markets Find Their Mojo

Two Chinese tech firms, Alibaba Group Holding and Tencent Holdings, are responsible for much of the growth.

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Stock Watch
September 2017

Berkshire Hathaway Stock: Buy or Sell?

Shares in Warren Buffett’s company are a bargain, but don’t expect too much.

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SLIDE SHOW
August 2017

3 Great Growth Stocks that Aren't FAANGs

Talk of a tech bubble has some investors worried about the outsized gains in FAANG stocks, that quintuplet of fast-growing tech firms — namely Facebook (symbol FB), Amazon.com (AMZN), Apple (AAPL), Netflix ...

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529 Plans
August 2017

The Best College Savings Plans, 2017

These state-sponsored 529 programs offer tax breaks, low fees and well-managed portfolios.

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Financial Planning
August 2017

Robo Advisers Get the Human Touch

More automated advisory services are giving clients the chance to consult with financial planners and investment counselors.

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Fund Watch
August 2017

What Happens to Your Target-Date Fund When You Hit Retirement Age

Target-date funds employ one of two basic asset-allocation strategies once you reach retirement age. Here’s why that matters.

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