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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
July 2018

6 Great Low-Fee Bond Funds

A rising-rate environment poses challenges for income investors. After all, when interest rates rise, bond prices fall. At times like this, a seasoned bond-fund manager can be an income investor’s best ...

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QUIZ
July 2018

Can You Match the Famous Mascot to the Brand?

Some consumer products can build their brands on names and logos alone. Apple (AAPL) is a prime example.

More often than not, ho...

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Stock Watch
June 2018

Should Amazon Fear the SCOTUS Tax Ruling?

Consumers might have to pay more taxes to shop online, making some investors in e-commerce stocks unnecessarily nervous.

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SLIDE SHOW
June 2018

12 Great Low-Fee Stock Mutual Funds

Volatility has returned to the stock market, and that’s when a seasoned fund manager can really earn his or her keep. Whether it’s rising interest rates, trade-war fears or geopolitical instability, ...

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SLIDE SHOW
June 2018

25 Blue-Chip Stocks That Mutual Fund Managers Love Most

Investors continue to pour money into passive vehicles such as indexed mutual funds and exchange-traded funds. However, good old-fashioned stock picking and asset allocation with a human touch still rules ...

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SLIDE SHOW
May 2018

7 Stocks Warren Buffett Just Bought, Trimmed or Dumped

Warren Buffett, chairman and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.B), absolutely adores Apple (AAPL). Indeed, the world’s greatest value investor upped his company’s stake in the iPhone-maker by 45% during ...

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SLIDE SHOW
May 2018

Where Millionaires Live in America 2018

A million dollars isn't exactly what it used to be, but it still earns you entry into an elite group of Americans. Only 5.8% of the country, or about 7.2 million households, qualify as bona fide millionaires. ...

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SLIDE SHOW
May 2018

53 Best Dividend Stocks for 2018 and Beyond

Dividend stocks that can be counted on to raise their payouts annually never go out of style, but they're even more compelling given today's investing landscape. Investment strategists at S&P Dow Jones ...

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SLIDE SHOW
May 2018

10 Blue-Chip Stocks That Warren Buffett Dumped (And Why)

Warren Buffett, chairman and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.B), likes to say that his ideal holding period is “forever.” But he never has been shy about dumping stocks that no longer hew to his high ...

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SLIDE SHOW
April 2018

Cheapest Small Towns in America

There's a lot to be said for small-town living: Less traffic, a strong sense of community and a slower pace of life. Then, of course, there's the cost of living, which is typically more affordable in small ...

See More From: Best Cities, States & Places

SLIDE SHOW
April 2018

10 Small-Cap Growth Stocks to Buy Now

In a year when the major market indexes are struggling to put up gains, it might be time to take a closer look at smaller stocks with outsized growth prospects. Historically, small-cap growth stocks have ...

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SLIDE SHOW
April 2018

The 10 Best Dividend Stocks of All Time

Dividends play an unsurprisingly prominent role when it comes to long-term wealth creation. Indeed, take a look at the best stocks of all time, and you'll see that most of them have long histories of returning ...

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SLIDE SHOW
April 2018

30 Blue-Chip Stocks With the Best Analyst Ratings

Volatile markets might keep you up at night, but long-term investors would do well to remember that they're also a chance to get high-quality stocks at bargain prices. Hey, any time blue-chip stocks go ...

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SLIDE SHOW
March 2018

10 Biggest Product Recalls of All Time

If there’s one thing consumers, investors and companies can agree on, they hate recalls. In the least of cases, faulty products or contaminated foods are an inconvenience for the unlucky buyers. At worst, ...

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SLIDE SHOW
March 2018

Most Expensive U.S. Cities to Live In 2018

The most expensive U.S. cities are usually expensive for a reason. Residents pay higher living costs in exchange for favorable geography, climate, culture or economic prosperity -- or all of the above. ...

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SLIDE SHOW
March 2018

Cheapest U.S. Cities to Live In 2018

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

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SLIDE SHOW
March 2018

6 Cheap Blue-Chip Stocks to Buy Now

Volatile markets can be a blessing in disguise for bargain hunters of blue-chip stocks. After all, name-brand companies don’t go on sale every day. If it takes inflation fears, presumptive trade wars ...

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