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Vanguard Small-Cap Index Fund: Market-Beating Returns and Low Fees

The Vanguard Small-Cap Index Fund puts the Russell 2000 small-cap index to shame, beating it over periods spanning from three to 15 years.

3 High-Yield Dividend Stocks I'd Buy Right Now

Total SA, Terra Nitrogen Partners, and Verizon Communications all look compelling as high-yield dividend investments right now.

Air Force Seeks New Nukes -- but Who Will Build Them?

And once we've got that figured out, how will we pay for them?

3 Reasons Apple Isn't Buying Sirius XM

Jim Cramer thinks Apple should buy Sirius XM, but there are a lot of good reasons that's not going to happen.

3 High-Growth Stocks in the Market Today

These three companies look poised for fast growth in the years ahead, but are any of them worth buying now?

10 Highest Dividend Yielding Stocks

All 10 stocks have yields higher than 19%, but it's hard to find an investment case for any of them today.

3 Reverse Mortgage Misunderstandings That Could Cost You

Making these mistakes could leave you without payments or a house.

7 Things You Didn't Know About the New York Stock Exchange

The New York Stock Exchange is a globally recognized symbol of American capitalism. Here are seven things you probably didn't know about the New York Stock Exchange.

The Marijuana Industry Pulls Victory From the Jaws of a DEA Defeat

Despite the DEA's failure to reschedule marijuana, the cannabis industry has plenty of positives to look forward to.

3 Ways to Find Stocks You Can Hold Forever

Which stocks will stand the test of time? Here's how you can find them.

Studio City Weakness Spells Trouble for Steve Wynn and Sheldon Adelson's Latest Billion-Dollar Projects

With multiple properties coming online in the next year, casino operators on the Cotai Strip should be very concerned.

6 Things to Know About Your 401(k)

Here's some 401(k) wisdom that can help you save more, avoid fees, and build the nest egg you need.

The Real Reason Elon Musk Won't Merge Tesla With SpaceX

What do you get when you cross a Tesla Model S with a SpaceX rocket?

You'll Be Shocked That Most People Don't Know These 4 Things About Social Security

A majority of pre-retirees have little knowledge of these important Social Security rules.

What Home Depot Inc. Has to Say About the Housing Market, Online Rivals, and More

The retailer posted market-thumping growth in Q2 and sees continued sales and profit gains ahead.

5 Ways to Maximize Your Medicare

It's important know enough about Medicare to be able to make smart decisions regarding it. Here are five ways that you can maximize your Medicare, in part by using it proactively instead of reactively, after you're already sick.

I Tracked Every Car-Related Expense for 3 Years. Here's What I Learned

What began as a nerdy habit may be able to help you gain insight into the financial implications of car ownership.

Billionaire George Soros' Fund Dumped These 3 Biotech Holdings. Should You?

George Soros' namesake fund dumped its entire holdings in the iShares Nasdaq Biotechnology Index Fund, Gilead Sciences, and Novavax.

Could These Be the 3 Worst Drip Stocks?

Paying high fees isn't the recipe for success for long-term dividend investors.

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