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How To Generate Safe Income From High Yield Bonds

High yield bonds, often known as junk bonds, have been very popular investments since the financial crisis of 2008. The high yield market took a nosedive around the time of the crisis, but bounced back pretty quickly, and has been stable ever since. As interest rates have started going higher, so too have the yields […]

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Buy These 2 High-Yield Funds for Overseas Exposure

I was recently asked to recommend high yield stocks from outside of the U.S. The answer to that question is a challenge. The U.S. practices of regular dividends, and pass-through tax structures that result in high-yield stocks do not generally exist with companies listing shares of stock in the rest of the world. Because I […]

Get a 6% Yield While Owning AAPL, GOOG, AMZN and FB

Get a 6% Yield While Owning AAPL, GOOG, AMZN and FB

Early this week, negative news about Facebook (Nasdaq: FB) helped to pull down its share price and many of the other tech stocks. The last six weeks have shown that the formerly high-flying, never-go-down tech stocks can actually go down. Continued stellar share price gains are no longer a foregone conclusion. On the other side, […]