Investing for Income

A Dynamic Duo for Yield in 2022
Investing for Income

A Dynamic Duo for Yield in 2022

Investors should maintain core positions in both REITs and utilities, with regular contributions to both.
January 26, 2022
22 Best Retirement Stocks for an Income-Rich 2022
dividend stocks

22 Best Retirement Stocks for an Income-Rich 2022

Ideally, your retirement stocks will help you generate a sizable and reliable income stream. These 22 dividend payers make the grade.
January 21, 2022
The ‘Bividend’: What’s Up With BTCS’s Bitcoin Dividend?
Investing for Income

The ‘Bividend’: What’s Up With BTCS’s Bitcoin Dividend?

A blockchain company’s first dividend paid in bitcoin might raise some eyebrows … but it’s also unlikely to be the last.
January 6, 2022
Dogs of the Dow 2022: 10 Dividend Stocks to Watch
blue chip stocks

Dogs of the Dow 2022: 10 Dividend Stocks to Watch

The decades-old income-and-value strategy, the Dogs of the Dow, will try to bounce back in 2022. Here are this year's 10 members.
January 5, 2022
The 22 Best ETFs to Buy for a Prosperous 2022
ETFs

The 22 Best ETFs to Buy for a Prosperous 2022

Capture deep value. Build a portfolio core. Play defense. The 22 best ETFs for 2022 cover a wide range of options for numerous objectives.
December 22, 2021

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Patience Pays for Investing Decisions
Investing for Income

Patience Pays for Investing Decisions

I maintain my fervor for high-yielding investments despite their credit risk.
December 21, 2021
21 Best Retirement Stocks for an Income-Rich 2021
Investing for Income

21 Best Retirement Stocks for an Income-Rich 2021

The ideal retirement stocks will help investors generate a sizable and reliable income stream. These 21 dividend payers make the grade.
December 20, 2021
Introducing Kiplinger’s New “ESG 20”
Investing for Income

Introducing Kiplinger’s New “ESG 20”

Doing good and making money are no contradiction with these 15 stocks and five funds that ride the trend of socially conscious investing.
December 19, 2021
The 12 Best REITs to Buy for 2022
REITs

The 12 Best REITs to Buy for 2022

Resilient real estate stocks are an apt choice amid uncertainty heading into 2022. These are 12 of the best REITs to consider in the new year.
December 16, 2021
All 30 Dow Jones Stocks Ranked: The Pros Weigh In
blue chip stocks

All 30 Dow Jones Stocks Ranked: The Pros Weigh In

The Dow Jones Industrial Average is made up of 30 blue chips that are tops in their industries. But some Dow Jones stocks are better opportunities tha…
December 13, 2021
The 10 Best Schwab Funds for 2022
ETFs

The 10 Best Schwab Funds for 2022

Whether you're looking to build a core portfolio or position yourself for 2022, Schwab funds offer diversified exposure for a song.
December 11, 2021
The 22 Best Stocks to Buy for 2022
stocks to buy

The 22 Best Stocks to Buy for 2022

A chaotic past two years has taught investors to be ready for anything. Our 22 best stocks to buy for 2022 reflect several possible outcomes for the n…
December 9, 2021
Hedge Funds' 25 Top Blue-Chip Stocks to Buy Now
blue chip stocks

Hedge Funds' 25 Top Blue-Chip Stocks to Buy Now

What is the "smart money" up to lately? We explore the 25 most popular blue-chip stocks among the hedge fund crowd.
December 6, 2021
Investing for Income with Jeffrey Kosnett
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Investing for Income with Jeffrey Kosnett

Cold, hard cash working from home! No, this isn’t a scam — it’s an investing strategy built on bonds, REITs, preferred stocks and more.
November 30, 2021
Where to Find Yield in 2022
Kiplinger's Investing Outlook

Where to Find Yield in 2022

I am sold on leveraged closed-end debt funds, junk bonds and floating-rate bank loan funds.
November 29, 2021
Where to Invest in 2022
Kiplinger's Investing Outlook

Where to Invest in 2022

Investors will have to curb their enthusiasm as markets get back to normal.
November 24, 2021
2022's Best Mutual Funds in 401(k) Retirement Plans
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2022's Best Mutual Funds in 401(k) Retirement Plans

A key to smart retirement saving: spreading your portfolio across a few of the best mutual funds in your 401(k) plan. Here are the 30 top options avai…
November 23, 2021
12 Best Monthly Dividend Stocks and Funds to Buy
Kiplinger's Investing Outlook

12 Best Monthly Dividend Stocks and Funds to Buy

Your bills come monthly. Why not your dividend checks? These are some of 2022's best monthly dividend stocks and funds for easier income planning.
November 22, 2021
3 Infrastructure ETFs to Harness the Spending Boom
ETFs

3 Infrastructure ETFs to Harness the Spending Boom

President Joe Biden has signed a $1.2 trillion infrastructure bill into law. These infrastructure ETFs should benefit as a result.
November 16, 2021
The Best American Funds for 401(k) Retirement Savers
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The Best American Funds for 401(k) Retirement Savers

American Funds has 13 actively managed mutual funds among the 100 most popular 401(k) offerings. We look at the best American Funds in that group … as…
November 12, 2021
J&J’s Corporate Split: Just Another Big, Blue-Chip Breakup
Investing for Income

J&J’s Corporate Split: Just Another Big, Blue-Chip Breakup

Johnson & Johnson is the latest in a line of mega-cap household names that have split their businesses in a bid to boost growth.
November 12, 2021
The Best T. Rowe Price Funds for 401(k) Retirement Savers
Kiplinger's Investing Outlook

The Best T. Rowe Price Funds for 401(k) Retirement Savers

A dozen T. Rowe Price mutual funds enjoy a place among the nation's most popular 401(k) retirement products. Find out which ones are worth your invest…
November 4, 2021
The Kiplinger Dividend 15
dividend stocks

The Kiplinger Dividend 15

All of our favorite dividend stocks hiked payouts over the past year, and yields, on average, trounced the yield of the S&P 500.
October 28, 2021
Don't Overlook Preferred Stocks
Investing for Income

Don't Overlook Preferred Stocks

If you ignore preferred stocks out of fear or unfamiliarity, get in there. The rewards trounce the risks.
October 28, 2021
The Best Fidelity Funds for 401(k) Retirement Savers
Investing for Income

The Best Fidelity Funds for 401(k) Retirement Savers

Fidelity funds are renowned for their managers' stock-picking prowess. We rate Fidelity's best actively managed funds that are popular in 401(k) plans…
October 25, 2021
The Pros and Cons of Target Date Funds with Tony Drake
Financial Planning

The Pros and Cons of Target Date Funds with Tony Drake

The simplicity of target date funds has made them popular, particularly among 401(k) savers. But investors may be paying a price.
October 19, 2021