Chuck Saletta

Chuck Saletta

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Chuck Saletta is a Motley Fool contributor. His investing style has been inspired by Benjamin Graham's Value Investing strategy.

Recent articles


Is a Million-Dollar Retirement in Your Reach?

A million dollars may very well be in your future, if you're able to sock away enough money, regularly enough, for a long enough period of time and earn a reasonable rate of return on it.


4 Reasons Kinder Morgan's Stock Could Rise

Pipeline giant Kinder Morgan has seen a stellar increase in its stock price thus far in 2016. It has a ways to go before it retests its former highs, but there are at least four good reasons to believe it can get there at some point.


4 Reasons Kinder Morgan's Stock Could Fall

Pipeline giant Kinder Morgan may be in a better spot today than it was this time last year, but that doesn't mean it's a risk-free investment.


Kinder Morgan's Biggest Win in 2016 So Far

Pipeline giant Kinder Morgan had a rough ending to 2015. What it has been able to accomplish thus far into 2016 is a testament to its incredibly strong operating discipline.

How Risky Is Kinder Morgan, Inc.?

Pipeline giant Kinder Morgan roiled investors over the last year as it slashed its dividend and cut its growth prospects, but those moves helped Kinder Morgan better position itself for the future.



Will American Express Company Raise Its Dividend in 2017?

American Express had a decent history of rewarding its shareholders with increasing dividends over time, but its track record was interrupted by last decade's financial crisis. Find out how likely it is that the company will be able to continue reestablishing that track record in 2017.




The 3 Best Ages to Start Taking Social Security

Once you hit 62, you can claim your federal retirement benefit pretty much any time you choose over the eight years that follow. But the variables make certain ages more logical choices than others.



3 Awful Stocks for Retirees

Dividends that look too good to be true can spell trouble for retirees seeking income from their investments.


The Easiest Way to Double Your Money

You might be able to double your money simply by contributing to your 401(k) at work and letting your boss and Uncle Sam do the rest.


How Much Do I Need to Retire?

How much money you need to retire depends on what sort of lifestyle you want to live and how long you expect to remain retired.


How to Set Up a Backdoor Roth IRA

If you set up a Backdoor Roth IRA, you can get your money into a Roth IRA even if your income is too high to directly contribute to one.