Sometimes, high-yield stocks can be risky, but there are also gems to be found if you dig deep enough. In this video, Motley Fool contributors Jason Hall and Tyler Crowe break down why mining giant Rio Tinto (RIO 0.30%) and pharmacy stalwart Walgreens Boots Alliance (WBA 3.36%) are high-yield stocks they love right now. 

*Stock prices used were the afternoon prices of Dec. 9, 2022. The video was published on Dec. 11, 2022.