CNBC AND KIPLINGER PARTNER FOR SPECIAL FEATURE ON CNBC.COM AND KIPLINGER.COM:
"Investor Spring Cleaning: A CNBC and Kiplinger Special Report"
ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J., May 18, 2009 - CNBC, First in Business Worldwide, and Kiplinger, Innovative News Leader since 1920, today announced an agreement in which CNBC and Kiplinger will share content for a special feature entitled "Investor Spring Cleaning: A CNBC and Kiplinger Special Report" on CNBC.com and Kiplinger.com beginning May 18, 2009.
Under the terms of the agreement, CNBC will provide articles to Kiplinger.com and Kiplinger will provide content from the magazine and its website to CNBC.com, the fastest growing business news site on the web. Each site will establish direct links to the other's site.
"We are always looking for new ways to bring relevant content and coverage to our audience," said Allen Wastler, Managing Editor, CNBC.com. "We are excited about this agreement with Kiplinger because it reinforces CNBC.com's mission to provide its users with the most comprehensive and qualitative reporting and analysis."
"This is a great opportunity for two great names in financial journalism to pool their talents for the good of all," said Doug Harbrecht, New Media Director for the Kiplinger Washington Editors. "Our trusted, independent analysis and judgment will reach a huge, new audience, while the Kiplinger audience benefits from the coverage and resources of the global leader in business news."
Look for the joint "Investor Spring Cleaning" at specialreports.cnbc.com and www.kiplinger.com/investorspringcleaning.
CNBC is the recognized world leader in business news, providing real-time financial market coverage and business information to more than 340 million homes worldwide, including more than 95 million households in the United States and Canada. The network's Business Day programming (weekdays from 5:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m. ET) is produced at CNBC's headquarters in Englewood Cliffs, N.J., and also includes reports from CNBC news bureaus worldwide. Additionally, CNBC viewers can manage their individual investment portfolios and gain additional in-depth information from on-air reports by accessing http://www.cnbc.com.
Members of the media can receive more information about CNBC and its programming on the NBC Universal Media Village Web site at http://nbcumv.com/cnbc/.
For nine decades, Kiplinger has led the way in personal finance and business forecasting. Founded in 1920 by W.M. Kiplinger, the company developed one of the nation's first successful newsletters in modern times. The Kiplinger Letter, launched in 1923, remains the longest continually published newsletter in the United States. In 1947, Kiplinger's created the nation's first personal finance magazine. Located in the heart of our nation's capital, the Kiplinger editors remain dedicated to delivering sound, unbiased advice for your family and your business in clear, concise language.
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