Ask Carrie

Ask Carrie

Ask Carrie

As chief strategist/consumer education for Charles Schwab & Co. Inc., Carrie Schwab Pomerantz is a leading advocate for individual investors. She answers personal finance questions from readers in her weekly column, "Ask Carrie."

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Is Interest on a HELOC Still Tax-Deductible? Jul 18, 2018

Dear Carrie, My wife and I have a $500,000 mortgage on our house and now want to tap into our HELOC... Read More

Saving for Retirement: How Much Is Enough? Jun 27, 2018

Dear Carrie, I just turned 30 and know that I need to get serious about saving, even for retirement... Read More

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Can You Contribute to an IRA If You Don't Have a Job? Jun 20, 2018

Dear Carrie, Can you put money in an IRA or a Roth IRA if you don't have wage income? —A Read... Read More

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A Father's Day Financial Checklist for New Dads (and Moms) Jun 13, 2018

Dear Readers, Celebrating Father's Day for the first time can be great fun—and a little scary.... Read More