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Borrowers Get More Time to Repay 401(k) Loans

[Question]I understand that the new tax law changed the deadline for repaying a 401(k) loan if you leave your job. How much time do borrowers now have? - S.C., OmahaSee Also: How to Avoid Cashing Out Your...

When It Pays to Buy Travel Insurance

[Question]I'm going on vacation to the Caribbean this summer. Is it a good idea to buy travel insurance? What should I look for in a policy? - P.L., BostonSee Also: Disaster-Proof Your Vacation With Trip...

It's Not Too Late to Boost Retirement Savings...

[Question]Is it too late to contribute to my retirement savings for 2018?[Answer]It's too late to contribute to a 401(k)--you had to make those contributions by the end of the calendar year. But you still have...

How Your HSA Can Reimburse You for Medicare...

[QUESTION]You told another reader that people can't make new contributions to a health savings account once they enroll in Medicare, but they can withdraw the money tax-free from the account to pay Medicare...

How to Correct a Mistake on Your RMDs from IRAs

[QUESTION]My brokerage firm split my IRA into two separate accounts in 2016, and I just discovered that it calculated my required minimum distribution for only one of the accounts. Because of this mistake, I...

What Travel Insurance Covers When Planes Are...

[Question]Can people whose flights were canceled when Boeing 737 Max planes were grounded get a claim paid from their travel insurance?[Answer]Travel insurance likely will not cover cancellations specifically due...

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Investing with a Conscience: The Rise of ESG...

Socially responsible investing has really blossomed in the past few years. What used to be viewed as a...

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Find a Laptop That Fits You

For all the convenience and computing power that smartphones and tablets offer, sometimes a...