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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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Best Cities, States & Places
June 2017

3 Cities You Probably Can't Afford to Live In

High cost of living puts these places out of reach for most would-be homebuyers and renters.

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SLIDE SHOW
June 2017

25 Surprising Stocks Raising Dividends for 25 Years or More

There’s never really a bad time to invest in companies that regularly raise dividends year after year. Reliable dividend growth is a sign of financial strength and a steady source of income in markets ...

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Stock Watch
June 2017

3 Grocery Stocks Under Threat from Aldi

The German supermarket's plan to open more U.S. stores is unwelcome news to investors in rival chains.

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Stock Watch
June 2017

You Don't Need Lunch With Warren Buffett to Get His Stock Picks

Why pay millions to win an auction to break bread with the billionaire investor when his best ideas are free for the taking.

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SLIDE SHOW
June 2017

10 Small Towns With Big Millionaire Populations

Just 5.5% of the households in the U.S. qualify as bona fide millionaires. That means they have investable assets of $1 million or more, excluding the value of real estate, employer-sponsored retirement ...

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SLIDE SHOW
June 2017

5 Favorite Stocks of Millionaires

The investing habits of the rich aren't all that different from the investing habits of the rest of us. Sure, millionaires have the means to access exotic investments -- and some certainly do -- but it ...

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Stock Watch
June 2017

Is It Time to Snap Up Shares of Snap?

The owner of the Snapchat messaging app went public in March. Here’s our post-IPO take on the stock.

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Stock Watch
May 2017

3 Ways to Invest Like a Millionaire

No matter the size of your portfolio, you can learn valuable lessons by studying the investing habits of the rich.

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Best Cities, States & Places
May 2017

3 Cheapest Big Cities in America

Small towns don’t have a monopoly on low living costs.

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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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