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What to do with a big, fat inheritance

Unfortunately, I have yet to have this problem.  I'm waiting on an inheritance so I can then decide whether to invest the whole amount at once or go with the dollar-cost averaging strategy.  -AL

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Biggest retirement mistakes

I just inherited $250,000 that I want to invest, but I'm concerned that stocks may be overvalued and bonds might be hurt by rising interest rates. Should I invest thi

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Don't make these 2 big investing mistakes

Apparently I am not investing my money until I am over 25.  -AL

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The biggest losers in the investing world typically do two things wrong: they hoard cash and they trade a lot of stocks.

The stock market had a terrific year in 2014, yet nearly a quarter of investors still managed to lose money, according to Openfolio, a website and app that allows investors to share and compare their portfolio with others.


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J.C. Penney names new CEO

JCPenney, a well-known department store, has just gained a new CEO.  The new CEO is Marvin Ellison and he plans to help JCPenney regain and surpass past profits.  This is a positive move, especially for the loyal customers who were outraged in past years when a former CEO at the company tried to raise prices significantly.   -AL

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J.C. Penney has a new chief executive.

The department store chain said Monday that

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