Selena Maranjian

Selena Maranjian

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Selena Maranjian has been writing for the Fool since 1996 and covers basic investing and personal finance topics. She also prepares the Fool's syndicated newspaper column and has written or co-written a number of Fool books. For more financial and non-financial fare (as well as silly things), follow her on Twitter...

Recent articles


What to Do With an Inheritance

Too many people who inherit a lump sum of cash or some real estate end up in poor financial shape after just two years. Here's how to not blow an inheritance.




Ready to Invest? 12 Steps to Start Investing

Investing can be complicated and difficult -- or relatively quick and easy. Here are the steps to start building long-term wealth in the stock market.











Are Annuities a Good Investment?

Annuities deserve serious consideration for your retirement, as they can deliver financial security, providing income for the rest of your life.