Larry Light is a veteran financial editor and reporter who has worked for the Wall Street Journal, Forbes, Business Week, CBS MoneyWatch, Money, AdviceIQ and Newsday.
Recent Articles By The Author
This Is the Golden Age of Tax-Free Gift Giving
Larry Light shows how to donate to your loved ones and avoid having the IRS take a slice.
3 Pitfalls When Making Charity Donations From Your IRA
How to sidestep tax mistakes made when taking a qualified charitable distribution.
3 Worst Estate Planning Mistakes and How to Avoid Them
Larry Light details some surprising estate planning mistakes most of us make and how to easily fix them.
How to Know if Annuities Can Help Your Retirement
Larry Light reviews the characteristics of different annuities and new research on these retirement products.
Target-Date Funds, Touted as a Retirement Panacea, Don't Always Deliver
Here's how high fees and wacky strategies hobble some of their performances. Is your retirement plan invested in some of these expensive poor performers?