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Selena Maranjian

Selena Maranjian


Selena Maranjian has been writing for the Fool since 1996 and covers basic investing and personal finance topics. She also prepares the Fool's syndicated newspaper column and has written or co-written a number of Fool books. For more financial and non-financial fare (as well as silly things), follow her on Twitter...

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3 High-Growth Stocks That Could Soar

These are big double-digit -- and triple-digit -- growers. See if any would fit well in your portfolio.

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3 Stocks to Buy and Hold for the Next 10 Years

With solid track records, these look like long-term winners that could reward you well.

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The 1 Stock I'd Buy Right Now

This company has a hard-to-beat combination of attractive attributes.

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Give Your Grandchildren an Early Retirement With as Little as $10,000

Money can grow to huge amounts over long periods of time. Start now for your grandchildren -- whether they're born yet or not.

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9 Side-Hustle Ideas You Haven't Thought Of

There are lots of ways to make more money on the side -- potentially thousands of dollars per year. See if any of these possibilities appeal to you.

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Lessons From My 20,000%-Gaining Stock -- and Other Big Winners

My three best-performing stocks have helped me reach goals, and they'll fund my retirement, too. They could also help you get richer.

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How to Teach Your Kids About Investing

Learning how to manage money responsibly and invest are skills that can pay off handsomely for the rest of their lives.

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3 Stocks I'll Hold Forever

These three companies have been growing robustly over the years, and are poised to continue doing so.

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3 Great Dividend Stocks Whose Payouts Could Double

One of these payouts has grown seven-fold in just five years!

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Why Berkshire Hathaway Is a Retiree's Dream Stock

Warren Buffett has built a unique and powerful company that can serve all kinds of investors well.

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Investing in These 3 Stocks Now Could Make You a Millionaire Retiree

If you want your portfolio to grow briskly, you may need to add some growth stocks to it. Here are three solid contenders.

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3 Growth Stocks to Buy and Hold for the Next 10 Years

These stocks have the potential to double, triple, or more over the coming years.

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If I Could Buy Only 1 Stock, This Would Be It

You know this company, but you might not appreciate how much more it can grow.

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3 Ways to Become a Millionaire Making Money in Your Sleep

Boost your future financial security -- almost effortlessly!

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3 Stocks That Could Double Your Money

The best stocks double again and again and again. See which of these strong growers intrigues you most.

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3 Reasons Not to Worry About a Stock Market Crash

If you're prepared for stock market crashes, you may actually rejoice when they happen.

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These 5 Dividend ETFs Are a Retiree's Best Friend

How does a 7.8% dividend yield sound?

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How to Boost Your Retirement Income When Social Security Only Covers 40%

Make your retirement comfortable and secure instead of shaky and scary.

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3 Reasons to Invest in Dividend-Paying Stocks for Retirement

Beating inflation is just one of the benefits dividend payers deliver.

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This ETF Could Help Grow Your Retirement Account

This fund has been a strong grower, and is likely to keep doing well over the long run -- as will a bonus additional recommendation.