Stacy Rapacon, Kiplinger

Stacy Rapacon


New Jersey, United States

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Past articles by Stacy:

Last-minute Gifts That Save Money All Year

Supply chain issues may not have motivated you to buy early and now you’re panicked. No need to worry; we’ve got you covered. → Read More

7 Tips for Long-Term Investing

Investing is a long game. These seven tips will help you win it. → Read More

Estate Planning During the Pandemic

Here’s how to prepare for the worst in this terrible, horrible, no good, very bad year. → Read More

College During COVID

Students and their families must be ready to adapt to the changes in the way they attend—and possibly pay for—college. → Read More

Find a Great Place to Retire

Our cities provide plenty of space to spread out without skimping on health care or other amenities. → Read More

12 Best Jobs If You Want to Be Your Own Boss

We picked a dozen promising professions with high rates of self-employment, generous paychecks and strong job growth projections over the next decade. → Read More

Best and Worst Liberal Arts Majors for Your Career

Majoring in liberal arts gets a bad rap when it comes to getting a job after college, but some liberal arts majors are surprisingly lucrative. → Read More

Best College Majors for a Lucrative Career 2019

What you study influences your future pay and employment prospects. Know what to expect career-wise from your college major. → Read More

25 Best College Majors for a Lucrative Career

One way to increase your chances of earning a good living is to pick a college major that prepares you to work in a field that pays well. Here are some of the best options and how you might expect to fare. → Read More

Worst College Majors for a Lucrative Career 2019

Your pay and employment prospects are influenced by what you study in college. Know what to expect from your major before you borrow the tuition money to get it. → Read More

12 Surprisingly Dangerous Jobs Worth the Risk

The above-average pay and growth prospects that come with these promising occupations help offset the higher rates of work-related injury and illness. → Read More

Best Jobs Without a College Degree 2018

Save on student loans and college tuition by pursuing one of these 15 promising occupations that don't require a college degree to get started. → Read More

15 Best Jobs With the Biggest Paychecks

These high-paying professions not only offer generous salaries now but also strong job growth projections well into the future. → Read More

Worst Things to Buy During the Holidays 2018

Christmas sales, including Black Friday and Cyber Monday, can be great times to make certain purchases -- but not always. Wait until another time of year to buy these 15 items. → Read More

Best Jobs for the Future 2018

We picked the most promising profession by focusing on careers with generous paychecks and strong job growth projections over the next decade. → Read More

Worst Jobs for the Future 2018

We identified 20 dying professions job seekers should avoid in the future, based on career prospects and pay. See the list of worst jobs. → Read More

Tariff News: An Explainer of Trump's U.S.-China Trade War

The trade war between U.S. tariffs and Chinese tariffs is escalating. Here’s what that means for your money. → Read More

How to Invest Successfully: Follow These Three Principles

Invest early, invest often and stick with it—and you'll be a successful investor. → Read More

What Trump’s New Tariffs Could Cost You

Here's what could actually end up costing you more at the store because of the escalating trade war. → Read More

Great Places to Retire in Tax-Friendly States

Twenty of our picks for the best places to retire in the U.S. have the added attraction of being located in tax-friendly states for retirees. → Read More