Archive for February 2008

FDA Commissioner Names Directors to Food Safety and Veterinary Centers

Commissioner of Food and Drugs Andrew C. von Eschenbach, M.D., is pleased to announce two major changes in the agency’s senior leadership team. Effective January 7, Stephen F. Sundlof, D.V.M., Ph.D., is moving from director of FDA’s Center for Veterinary Medicine (CVM) to director of FDA’s Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition (CFSAN). Bernadette…

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Target Funds Under Fire

In this episode, we?ll be looking at an article from the February?s issue of Kiplinger?s Personal Finance magazine titled Target Funds Under Fire. Critics have been taking aim at these one-stop retirement solutions, but for most people, they’re still the best way to save for retirement. For more personal finance related podcasts, visit Kiplinger.com/podcasts

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Covercast – Retire Rich

Want to retire a millionaire? Kiplinger’s Personal Finance magazine Editor Fred Frailey reviews the behind-the-scenes secrets of the February 2008 cover story. Plus, hear about our Jump-start Your Retirement days.

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Now Or Never Tax Breaks

In this episode, we?ll be discussing last minute tax breaks. Sure, you’re busy drawing up holiday gift lists for family and friends. But don’t forget to give yourself a present: a lower tax bill next spring. Make sure to take advantage of these write-offs for kids, retirees and homeowners set to expire soon. For more…

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Covercast: Money Problems Solved

Magazine editors Fred Frailey and Janet Bodnar take you behind the creation of the December cover story, explaining how they selected the best reader questions. Plus a bonus; the mutual fund hall of shame.

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The Upside of Risk

In this episode, we?ll be taking a look at the upside of risk. The bottom line is, if you want higher returns, you have to accept the thrills and spills that accompany them. As usual, for more personal finance related podcasts, visit Kiplinger.com/podcasts

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