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Selena Maranjian

Selena Maranjian has been writing for the Fool since 1996 and covers basic investing and personal finance topics. She also prepares the Fool's syndicated newspaper column, which appears in scores of newspapers across the country, and has written or co-written a number of Fool books, such as "The Motley Fool Investment Guide for Teens" and "The Motley Fool Money Guide." For more financial and non-financial fare (as well as silly things), follow her on Twitter...

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The SIMPLE IRA Rules You Need to Know

The SIMPLE IRA rules make for an easy path to richer retirement savings.

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3 Reasons the PowerShares QQQ ETF (QQQ) Could Fall

Will these reasons lead you to sell, hang on, or buy?

Mon Aug 25

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This Massive Hedge Fund Company Sold Warren Buffett's Company. Should You Buy?

There are lots of reasons to consider buying into Berkshire Hathaway.

Sun Aug 24

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Filing Taxes for 2014: 5 Things to Know

How you go about filing taxes for 2014 and future years matters.

Sat Aug 23

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How to Retire Early: It May Be Easier Than You Thought

Do you have the secret ingredient that makes it easy to retire early?

Fri Aug 22

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3 Reasons the PowerShares QQQ ETF Could Rise

See if you find the PowerShares QQQ ETF worthy of your portfolio.

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Will You Get an IRA Deduction?

Learn the rules governing the valuable IRA deduction to see if you qualify.

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Billionaire John Paulson Has Sold General Motors Company. Should You?

There are actually plenty of reasons to consider buying General Motors.

Tue Aug 19

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The IRA Limits for 2014

If you make the most of your IRA limits, 2014 can be a strong retirement-prepping year.

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This Massive Hedge Fund Company Has Been Buying The Coca-Cola Company. Should You?

It's hard to bet against 17 billion dollar-plus brands.

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Is It Time to Buy the PowerShares QQQ ETF (QQQ)?

It's hard to argue against a basket of powerful, growing technology stocks.

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3 Top Dividend Stocks of 2014

Here are some of the top dividend stocks 2014 has had to offer.

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Warren Buffett Doesn't Like to Diversify -- but He Thinks You Should

Diversification offers some key benefits.

Wed Aug 13

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Credit Card Debt Relief: Only a Few Steps Away

Some credit card debt relief strategies are quick and painless.

Tue Aug 12

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The Best Emerging-Market ETF for You

Here's how to find the best emerging-market ETF -- along with a recommendation for you, too.

Sat Aug 9

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5 Growth Investing Tips From Big-Name Investors

Fine-tune your growth investing skills for greater profits.

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Retirement Planning: 3 Questions You Need to Answer

Be thorough in your retirement planning.

Wed Aug 6

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Personal Finance: 5 Areas You Can't Ignore

Don't neglect any of these personal finance topics.

Tue Aug 5

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2014 Tax Brackets: Your Tax Rate May Not Be What You Think

Don't misinterpret the 2014 tax brackets.

Thu Jul 31

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Roth IRA Income Limits: The Silver Lining

Learn, but don't worry, about the Roth IRA income limits.

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