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Investing is a potent way to grow wealth, but picking individual stocks isn't for everyone. If you're seeking other options, consider the Schwab U.S. Small-Cap ETF, SPDR S&P 500 ETF, and Vanguard FTSE All-World ex-US ETF.
If you haven't started building up your nest egg yet, you're approaching your last shot to retire on time and in comfort.
Opening an IRA is the first step down a path that can net you a substantial nest egg once you retire.
Index funds should probably pay a pivotal role in your portfolio. Five worth looking at now are the Vanguard Industrials ETF, the SPDR S&P Regional Banking ETF, the Vanguard FTSE All-World ex-US ETF, the WisdomTree SmallCap Dividend ETF, and the Schwab U.S. Dividend Equity ETF.
Foreign stocks like Banco Santander, Novartis AG, and Vodafone Group also offer hefty dividends -- one yields 6.6%.
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