Ryan Fortin

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11 Best Vanguard Index Funds to Buy for Low-Cost Quality

Vanguard index funds are among the market’s greatest champions of low-cost investing.<p>The company is a pioneer, launching the first index fund – the …

Investing

10 Superfoods That Make the Best Smoothie Ingredients

Banana. Berries. Nut butter. Milk. Maybe a handful of greens, when you’re feeling the veggies. If your smoothie game has revolved around these core …

Nutrition

Best Credit Cards of 2018

Apply Now On Chase's Secure Website<p><b>Good for: Travel miles and sign-up bonus</b><p>Chase Sapphire Preferred® offers one of the largest sign-up bonuses we …

Personal Finance

The 7 Best Trader Joe's Smoothie Ingredients

And we thought TJ's couldn't get any better.<p>What do smoothies and Trader Joe's have in common? They both have endless possibilities. Whenever I …

Investing in These Stocks Now Could Make You a Millionaire Retiree

These stocks have the right ingredients for achieving retirement goals.<p>What comes to mind when you picture yourself in retirement? For most people, …

50 Years of Stock Market Corrections, and the 1 Figure That Stands Out

Corrections are usually over very quickly, and they're traditionally painless to long-term investors.<p>For the first time in two years, worry has …

3 Top Index Funds to Keep You in the Investing Game

Worried about picking individual stocks? Try out these three index funds.<p>Buying and holding individual stocks is a great way to build long-term …

Getting To Know Stock Screeners

Selecting good stocks isn't easy. The sheer volume of companies makes zeroing in on a good stock difficult and the huge amount of data on the …

7 Ways to Upgrade Your Vacation for $100 or Less

Some of these tricks won't cost you a thing.<p>Flying in first class is not without its perks, but you don’t need to splurge to enjoy some of the …

Hospitality

Two Words That Can Help You Get an Airline Upgrade

The insider secret to scoring an upgrade.<p>British writer Tilly Bagshawe is the New York Times best-selling author of more than a dozen novels. Her …

The Key To Raising A Happy Child

For much of the past half-century, children, adolescents and young adults in the U.S. have been saying they feel as though their lives are increasingly out of their control. At the same time, rates of anxiety and depression have risen steadily.<p>What's the fix? Feeling in control of your own destiny. …

Parenting

I retired a millionaire at 30 — this is the key to earning more money

Over the past 2 years I've written over 300,000 words about money, spent over 200 hours talking and recording for the podcast, answered over 1,700 reader emails, and done over 200 media interviews all about money. Many people ask me what's my best piece of advice about money.<p>I usually give some …

3 Stocks to Own During a 2018 Stock Market Correction

If the stock market turns sour in 2018, here are three stocks you'll be glad you bought.<p>We're now nearly nine years into the current bull market, and …

This Investment Turned $1 Into $1.17 Million in 1 Year... Legally

If you chose this cryptocurrency in 2017, a $1 bet would have made you a millionaire.<p>Though we'd all love the opportunity to get rich quick, the odds …

7 Low-Cost Vanguard ETFs to Kick-Start Your Portfolio in 2018

InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsVanguard ETFs had an amazing 2017, and they'll likely have an impressive 2018 as well. …

10 Blockbuster Drugs of the Future

The pharmaceutical industry occasionally hits a home run by creating a drug that generates sales in excess of $1 billion per year – the watermark for …

This Superfood Cheatsheet is Your Guide to Health

This Superfood Glossary is the Ultimate Cheatsheet to Health<p>Save this link on your phone and you'll never be confused at a juice bar again.<p>October …

5 things to do right now if you're worried about the Equifax hack

Let's face it. There's a good chance your personal information was exposed during the Equifax data breach.<p>The names, Social Security numbers, birth dates, addresses, and driver's license numbers for 143 million people may have been accessed. That kind of information could be used by someone else to …

Identity Theft

4 Ways Going to the Doctor Is Radically Changing

The future of health care in the U.S. is far from settled, but how people receive it now is also undergoing a revolution. Health records are …

7 near-monopolies that are perfectly legal in America

<i>Video by Wochit</i><p><b>These seven companies dominate their industries so heavily that it isn't much of a stretch to consider them virtual monopolies.</b><p>Quotes …

The 7 Highest-Rated Vanguard Mutual Funds

You could throw darts, blindfolded, at a wall of Vanguard mutual funds and you’d still end up with a crop of some of the best funds you can buy …

100 Trillion Reasons To Buy PayPal

PayPal is making lots of alliances with other players in the payments sector, including both tech corporations and financial services firms.<p>These …

FinTech

The Secret Behind Finding the Next Tesla Inc Stock

Tamara Walsh -- a former Fool -- was the first bull who personally made the case to invest in <b>Tesla</b> (NASDAQ: TSLA). It was 2011, and the company was valued at just $4 billion. "Silly Tamara," I though, "electric cars will never be profitable. And even if they are, they've got to compete against the …

Investing

4 credit cards that can help you save for a car

The more you save up for a down payment on your next car, the better off you’ll be financially when you drive off the lot. A bigger down payment can reduce the amount you need to borrow, increase the range of cars you can afford and even lower your monthly payments. But saving up for a car can be …

Personal Finance

​13 Planks That Will Sculpt Your Core

Forget what you know about the basics and give these a try<p>The basic plank is one of the finest ways to work your entire middle, forcing you to brace your abs, obliques, and lower back.<p>But planks can get boring unless you mix things up. It's a position that you hold for a minute, and once you get …