Kiplinger's Personal Finance - February 2018

Business, Men's Interest
KIPLINGER'S PERSONAL FINANCE provides down-to-earth advice on managing money and achieving financial security. We provide our readers with trustworthy information and practical guidance on saving, investing, planning for retirement, paying for college, buying an automobile, home and other major purchases, as well as reliable advice for all stages of their financial lives. Our readers are affluent and influential men and women who are actively involved in their personal-finance decisions, and we are guided by the expectation that they will act on what we write about and benefit from doing so.

COVER STORY GREAT IDEAS FOR $1,000, $10,000 OR $100,000 Whether you have some extra cash or a major stash, we suggest how to invest, spend and splurge, plus ways to give back.

FINANCIALLY HAPPY EVER AFTER To avoid conflict, couples need to communicate about how they handle money.

KIPLINGER’S BEST COLLEGE VALUES 2018 We rank the 300 top values among colleges and universities.

CONSIDER THE ALTERNATIVES Diversify your portfolio with these nontraditional funds.