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How to Find Income: Top Advisors Share Their Best Ideas

By<p>Aug. 17, 2018 8:00 p.m. ET<p>Investors are desperate for income. But how can advisors satisfy them when traditional fixed-income portfolios—usually …

Investing

6 Stocks to Buy and Hold Forever

Warren Buffett once said, “Our favorite holding period is forever.” Although “forever” may be an exaggeration (even for Buffett), it would certainly …

Investing

Can technology help our garden grow?

The CNET Smart Garden has started to look like an actual garden. We set it up a couple months ago at the start of spring at the CNET Smart Home in Louisville, Kentucky. In the meantime, we used a couple of indoor planters to grow seeds into seedlings, and planted some lettuce in the garden while we …

5 Safe Dividend Stocks (On Sale) For Your Retirement Portfolio

We started with a fairly simple question. If we were to invest in five large-cap, safe, and dividend-paying companies trading at relatively cheap …

The 15 Best Places to Visit in Florida

1 of 16<p>The 15 Best Places to Visit in Florida<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 16<p>Anna Maria Island<p>3 of 16<p>Historic Downtown Fernandina Beach, Amelia …

5 Sleep Apps That Actually Work

Our obsession with sleep is exploding—and for good reason. “Lack of sleep can disrupt brain function, metabolism, heart function, healing and recovery, mental health, and more,” according to Michael Grandner, director of the Sleep and Health Research Program at theUniversity of Arizona’s College of …

The Complete Guide To Levi’s Numbering System

Criteria<p>What The Metrics Mean<p>Before we get started, it’s important to know that this list encompasses all of Levi’s current standard offerings. As …

C. S. Lewis on the Theology and Practice of Worship

C. S. Lewis may seem like an odd subject for study when it comes to the theology and practice of worship. He was neither a clergyman nor a …

Faith

3 Stocks the World's Best Investors Are Buying Right Now

You might want to give these stocks some consideration.<p>It's impossible to follow the <i>specific</i> investing strategies of the world's best investors. …

Investing

20 Low-Stress Funds With 8.0% Dividends And Big Upside

There are 20 elite closed-end funds (CEFs) that have proven their toughness in the last 10 years (including through the Great Recession, the most brutal test of all) and have <i>still</i> handed investors market-beating returns.<p>And below we’re going to look at all 20 of them.<p>So if you’re looking for a …

4 Blockchain ETFs: Which One Should You Choose?

Earlier this year, virtually every bitcoin ETF proposal was withdrawn. The reason given was that the SEC said it was concerned over the liquidity and …

5 Stocks Priced Under $10 That You Must Buy

Bargains can still be found in this bull market.<p>The stocks below may be cheap, but they all offer impressive value for the money and big upside …

The 20 True Crime Books On Goodreads With The Highest Ratings From Users

Fans of all things strange, puzzling and decidedly creepy, rejoice! It's Mystery and Thriller Week on Goodreads and the site has compiled all of your …

18 Documentaries That Have Shocking Endings

"I'm thinking the allegations are clearly false, and then...bam!"<p><i>Warning: Some spoilers ahead. Continue at your own risk.</i>

Setting Up A Drip Irrigation System

No matter where you live, whatever your climate, you and your garden can benefit from drip irrigation. Long considered a virtual necessity in the …

Retirement Series: Already 50? How To Retire At 62

Let's say you just reached 50 years of age with some marginal savings or no savings at all. Though it is not a good situation to be in, there is no …

The Simplest Way To Beat The Market (Part 1)

What if I told you that there is a simple way to beat the market by 100% (yes, twice the market returns) on average, with minimal risk and low …

These Are the 5 Safest Cryptocurrencies to Invest In, According to a Prominent Rating Firm

Weiss has launched the first crypto rating system.<p>Less than three months into the year, and there have already been 101 initial coin offerings, which …

135 Amazing Facts for People Who Like Amazing Facts

Store these away for future trivia nights.<p>1. Mister Rogers always mentioned out loud that he was feeding his fish because a young blind viewer once …

Pop Culture

The 4 Best Sleeping Pads of 2018

Snooze like royalty on these backcountry beds.<b>Mountain Equipment</b><b></b> <b>Aerostat Down 7.0</b><b>Our take</b> Short of packing a space heater, this pad, with its …

Record Earnings, 9.5% Yield, Big Growth In 2018, 10% Below Lowest Price Target

Do you believe in climate change? Either way, a loudly expressed opinion on this subject is sure to raise the temperature in the room at your next …

9 High-Quality Dividend Stocks Yielding 5% or More

Dividend safety is a core element of conservative income investing and selecting dividend stocks. Not only does a payout cut reduce a portfolio’s …

10 books you should read if you want to retire rich, according to financial advisers

Retirement planning is a confounding topic — and there's no shortage of books that say they'll show you how to handle it. According to Amazon, there are nearly 5,700 on the subject.<p>Sussing out which of those books are going to really help you with retirement planning might sound like a task better …

Retirement

The 50 best audiobooks of all time

If you love to read, but haven't had the time to sit down with a good book lately, consider listening to an audiobook. Today's audiobooks can be downloaded right to your phone, and make the perfect listening companion for your commute, workout, or anytime your hands are busy but your ears are …

Books

How to Set Up a Backdoor Roth IRA

You may think a high income will shut you out of Roth IRA eligibility, but there’s another way in: a backdoor Roth IRA. And it can save you thousands …

7 Top Monthly Dividend Stocks and Funds to Buy

The mortgage is due every month. So are utility bills, car payments and the membership to the gym that many of us don’t actually use.<p>That’s not a …

Investing

6 Cheap Blue-Chip Stocks to Buy Now

Volatile markets can be a blessing in disguise for bargain hunters of blue-chip stocks. After all, name-brand companies don’t go on sale every day. …

My 3-Step Secret to 9.4% Dividends And 55% Gains (Works Every Time)

Ignore the pundits’ petrified bleating over rising interest rates. Sure, the yield on the 10-Year Treasury has spiked to 2.9%, but you’re <i>still</i> not …

We Rank The Best Five Apps For Landing A Cheap Flight

If you follow our travel section at all, you know we at Uproxx love cheap flights. But we also know that sometimes you can’t plan ahead, or that you’re not always near a computer to book a flight. And the best deals require you to act fast. So we’ve ranked five apps that will let you snag a cheap …

How to find the best TV antenna for free HD channels

You can stream a lot of TV online, but for things like the Olympics and breaking news, you'll want a local broadcast station to deliver the goods. Buying an antenna isn't like buying a toaster, though -- there is no objectively "best" antenna that will work for most people. Instead, you'll need to …