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Dan Burrows

Contributing Writer
Kiplinger.com

Dan Burrows is a veteran of InvestorPlace, CBS MoneyWatch, SmartMoney and MarketWatch, and has written for The Wall Street Journal, Consumer Reports and other publications. He focuses on value investing with an eye toward helping long-term investors. He holds no individual securities.

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SLIDE SHOW
May 2017

Where Millionaires Live in America 2017

A million dollars ain't what it used to be, but it still earns you entry into an elite group. Only 5.5% of the country, or about 6.8 million households, qualify as bona fide millionaires. That means they ...

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Stock Watch
May 2017

Is the S&P 500's Highest-Yielding Dividend Stock Safe?

CenturyLink has an eye-popping yield but that won't help investors if the payout is not sustainable.

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Stock Watch
May 2017

Amazon vs. Alphabet: FANG Stocks Race to $1,000 a Share

Milestone aside, both tech stocks offer intriguing reasons for long-term investors to buy and hold.

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SLIDE SHOW
May 2017

4 Good Tech Stocks Under $20

Technology stocks can be notoriously expensive. A single share of Amazon.com (AMZN) is approaching $1,000. Ditto for Google's stock (GOOGL). Apple's (AAPL) share price would be above $1,000 had the company ...

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SLIDE SHOW
May 2017

3 Good Bank Stocks Under $20

Warren Buffett is a big fan of bank stocks. His holding company, Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.B), owns billions of dollars' worth of shares of some of the nation's biggest banks including Bank of New York Mellon ...

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Stock Watch
May 2017

Two Good Stocks Under $10 to Buy Now

These low-priced stocks offer an easy way to diversify your holdings without breaking the bank.

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SLIDE SHOW
May 2017

Best Stocks Under $20 to Buy Now

Your debts are under control, your emergency fund is fully funded, and you are maxing out your retirement savings. And, lucky you, you still have $1,000 left over to invest in stocks. There are options. You ...

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Best Cities, States & Places
May 2017

Two Cheapest Cities in America Are in Texas

The Lone Star State is home to low living costs, but that affordability can come at a price.

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Best Cities, States & Places
May 2017

Small Cities With Shockingly High Living Costs

Sometimes the smallest places come with the biggest price tags.

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SLIDE SHOW
May 2017

Cheapest U.S. Cities to Live In 2017

When it comes to cheap living, don't mess with Texas. The Lone Star State is home to the two most-affordable cities in America. But Texas doesn't have a monopoly on low living costs. Five other states ...

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SLIDE SHOW
May 2017

Most Expensive U.S. Cities to Live In 2017

Costly cities are costly for a reason. Be it climate, geography, culture, economic prosperity or all of the above, the most expensive U.S. cities to live in offer amenities and opportunities for which ...

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Stock Watch
April 2017

GE Stock Remains Attractive for Income Investors

The solid dividend yield appeases shareholders as the company continues to reinvent itself

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Stock Watch
April 2017

Two Dividend-Paying Tech Stocks Owned by Warren Buffett

The head of Berkshire Hathaway usually avoids technology shares, but Apple and IBM are exceptions.

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SLIDE SHOW
April 2017

Best Dividend Stocks Owned by Billionaires

Value stocks that pay rising and reliable dividends might not be sexy, but if they're good enough for two of the wealthiest people on the planet, you might want to take a look, too. Bill Gates is the ...

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Economic Forecasts
April 2017

Jobless Claims Down Slightly for the Week

First-time applications for unemployment insurance declined once again.

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Economic Forecasts
April 2017

March Jobs Report: Unemployment Rate Falls but Hiring Slows

It was an off month for the labor market as struggling retailers employ fewer workers.

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SLIDE SHOW
April 2017

5 Good Dividend Stocks Owned by Bill Gates

Microsoft cofounder Bill Gates is the richest man in the world, with an estimated net worth of $86 billion, according to Forbes. He's also one of the world's largest philanthropists, running the Bill & ...

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