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Brian Stoffel

For six years after graduating from Grinnell College, Brian Stoffel was a middle school teacher. Five of them were spent in inner-city Washington DC at a KIPP charter school that focused getting 100% of students accepted to college. In 2010, Brian and his wife took time off to move to Costa Rica and re-evaluate their life priorities. Six months later, having been an avid blogger on finance and stocks on the Motley Fool's discussion boards, Brian entered the Motley Fool's Writer Development Program. He has been writing for the Fool since 2010, and loves all-things-Wisconsin.

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Mon May 23

Stock Advisor Boards Post

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Wed May 18

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2 Bargain Stocks You Can Buy Right Now

Both are cyclicals, and both are very cheap.

Tue May 17

CAPS Outperform Pitch

TMFCheesehead wrote about General Motors (GM) . 1:59 PM

GM Outperform

Perhaps we've reached "peak buying", but it's hard to turn away from a stock so cheap offering up a 5% dividend.

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General Motors (GM) will Outperform the S&P 500

Mon May 16

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TMFCheesehead published an article 11:30 AM

Better Buy: Intuitive Surgical, Inc. vs. Varian Medical Systems, Inc.

Two cutting-edge companies battle it out. One is cheaper, while the other has less competition.

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Social Security Benefits: When Should Spouses Wait Until 70?

Research finds that it only makes financial sense under two scenarios to wait until the maximum Social Security age.

Fri May 13

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Thu May 12

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Better Buy: eBay Inc vs. Overstock.com, Inc.

It's a closer contest than you might think.

Wed May 11

Rule Breakers Boards Post

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Better Buy: Alphabet Inc vs. GoPro Inc

The winner here is easy to see.

Tue May 10

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3 Stocks That Have Doubled in 2016 Alone

But beware: Not all that glitters is gold.

Mon May 9

Rule Breakers article.

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Wayfair Inc Proves Bears Wrong Yet Again

Impressive gains in market share highlight a great quarter.

Thu May 5

Income Investor article.

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Veolia Environnement SA (ADR) Shareholders Shouldn't Worry Too Much

Energy prices won't be depressed forever. Investors should take the long view.

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3 Stocks Retirees Should Avoid at All Costs

While each of these companies has upside potential, all are simply too risky for investors with shorter time horizons and a need for safety.

Wed May 4

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The 3 Times the Average American Should Take Social Security at 62 Years Old

You might be surprised to know that you should take benefits early...in certain situations.

Mon May 2

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TMFCheesehead published an article 10:39 AM

Best Places to Retire in 2016

You'll be surprised by the No. 1 country on the list.

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Better Buy: Intuitive Surgical, Inc. vs. Johnson & Johnson

Though two very different companies, Intuitive Surgical and Johnson & Johnson come up very close.

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TMFCheesehead published an article 7:02 AM

What You Don’t Know About Social Security Could Cost You

You must consider these five scenarios before making solid decisions.

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Two stars, 250 posts SN Explorer 1 Mission Team Member
Board Posts 495
Recs Received 2878
People who have rec'd these posts 656
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Very First Post A RB: New Stock Ideas post. (4/7/2011)
Percentage of Posts Rec'd 80.40 %
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