Jill Schlesinger, personal finance columnist of Retire Smart from Tribune Media Services

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Jill on Money

Jill Schlesinger, Certified Financial Planner® and CBS News Senior Business Analyst, draws on her career as an investment advisor to prepare readers for creating future optoins for themselves and their families--and for having fun along the way. Schlesinger also welcomes questions from readers.

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Protect your portfolio against inflation

Two years ago, when the Federal Reserve announced that it would engage in its third round of bond buying to spur economic growth and help reduce unemployment, fears of runaway inflation bubbled up.

Rock and rollover

As the job market improves, more workers are leaving old jobs for new ones. To determine which option is best, you have to do a little homework.

Are markets a little too quiet?

Within days of starting the third quarter of the year, U.S. stock market indexes were breaking records again and this time, they were also marking new milestones.

Half time for the economy and you

In the beginning of the year, I dusted off the crystal ball and made some predictions about 2014. Economic growth: Who knew that Polar Vortex would put the deep freeze on 2014 economic predictions?

Ten home buying mistakes

After that nasty weather in the first quarter of the year, the much hoped for housing recovery never quite took hold during the normally vibrant spring buying/selling season.

Target date funds: not as simple as advertised

The concept of target date funds seemed like a swell idea when they were introduced in the 1990's. Beleaguered retirement plan participants no longer needed to put themselves through the head-scratching process of selecting the "correct" allocatio...

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