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5 High-Yield REITs for Income Investors

If you're a small-time landlord, real estate can be a ton of work, with an uncertain payoff. But stick with real estate investment trusts and you're likely to be rewarded. Over the past 15 years, property-owning...

4 Stocks to Shop for Right Now: Amazon,...

Judging by some of the best-known retail stocks, you'd think America's shopping malls were ghost towns. Shares of Macy's (symbol M, $31.31) trade for 57% less than the price they commanded last July. Nordstrom...

Bank Accounts Paying Up to 4% Interest on Your...

Even with the Fed swinging into action, savings rates remain minuscule, averaging just 0.16%. Yet some banks offer you much more--as much as 4%--if you follow certain rules. See Also: 8 Great Dividend Stocks for...

Use Your Investments to Get a Much Cheaper Loan

You've probably heard of margin loans, but do you know about investment lines of credit (ICLs)? Like margin loans, ICLs are backed by the assets in your portfolio but are used for non-securities...

10 Great U.S. Stocks With Big Sales Abroad

It's practically an article of faith that, just as investors need to have both large- and small-company stocks in their portfolios, they must own both domestic and foreign shares. A widely cited paper by...

4 Ways to Create Your Own Pension

A generation ago, if you worked for a large employer, you retired after 30 or 40 years with a nice pension that paid you every month until your dying day. That isn't the reality for most of us today.See Also:...

Is Amazon's Stock Worth $800 a Share?

On February 9, during the stock market's early-2016 slump, shares of Amazon.com (symbol AMZN) closed at $482.07. The next day Kiplinger's recommended Amazon in Best FANG Stocks to Buy Before They Rebound. In just...

The Key Mistakes Investors Make in Retirement

It's not easy being an investor when you're young, but it gets even more difficult once you transition into retirement.See Also: 7 Worst Mistakes Investors Will Make in This Market The best investors are those...

5 Best Bond Funds to Buy While Fed Keeps Rates...

Seven years after the end of the worst financial crisis since the Great Depression, the U.S. economy continues to lead the developed world. Gross domestic product in the U.S. has been rising only about 2%...

4 Retailer Stocks to Buy Now: Amazon, Dick's,...

Judging by some of the best-known retail stocks, you'd think America's shopping malls were ghost towns. Shares of Macy's (symbol M, $31.31) trade for 57% less than the price they commanded last July. Nordstrom...

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Basics of Money

7 Good Reasons to Change Your Will

After you've created your will and an estate plan, you'll most likely need to revisit them at key...

20 Best Travel Sites to Save You Money

Feeling too pinched by the ever-troubled economy to travel? You can still find good deals to get away...

9 Secrets to Better Credit

Credit is complicated and, sometimes, counterintuitive. For example, being debt-free can result in a...

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