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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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

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Marriage and Money Jun 06, 2018

Dear Readers, If you're planning to get married soon, you've probably already asked each other lots ... Read More

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Need to Adjust Your Financial Attitude? Start Here -- Now! May 30, 2018

Dear Carrie: I'm 28 and trying to be smart about my money. My problem is that as soon as I pay down... Read More