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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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Wed Sep 17

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Organovo Holdings Inc Stock: 3 Crucial Pieces of Information Revealed

While investors need to wait to hear how Organovo's liver assays sell, the company is giving us a taste of the future.

Tue Sep 16

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Investor to Olive Garden: Stop Serving So Many Breadsticks... and 3 More Fixes We Want to See!

If activist investor Starboard Value gets its way, your Olive Garden experience is about to change.

Mon Sep 15

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TMFCheesehead published an article 11:57 AM

How Safe is Coke Stock and Its Dividend?

The balance sheet is improving, but there are trends working against the company.

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Retirement Planning: Why Just About Everyone Should Have 3 Income Streams

It's actually a lot easier than you think if you follow these easy steps.

Thu Sep 11

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TMFCheesehead published an article 11:37 AM

Is Ctrip.com International Ltd. (ADR) Stock a Buy?

One Fool is putting his own money behind shares of this Chinese Internet travel giant.

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Should You Pay Off a Mortgage Early? The Answer May Surprise You!

The math says "no" to an early mortgage payoff, but it plays out differently in the real world.

Tue Sep 9

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2 Reasons Intuitive Surgical Inc.'s Stock Could Fall

The company could have a bright future, if it avoids these two pitfalls.

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Why Whole Foods is Losing the Organic Battle Against Wal-Mart, But Winning the War

Don't let the low prices fool you, Whole Foods still has the upper hand. Here's why.

Mon Sep 8

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3 Surprising Ways 3D Printing Is Already Revolutionizing Your Healthcare

From brain surgery to dental work, 3D Printing is redefining the rules of healthcare.

Sat Sep 6

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Capital Gains Tax: How to Avoid It and Fund an Early Retirement

There's a loophole that can help you avoid the capital gains tax altogether.

Thu Sep 4

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Carl Icahn Is Buying eBay Inc. Hand Over Fist. Should You?

Find out what this guru's latest purchase means even after bowing out of a proxy fight.

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Stock Charts That Prove Long-Term Investing Is Always Profitable

It's hard for us to understand exponential growth. Here are some stock charts to solve the problem.

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3 Reasons Ctrip.com International Ltd. Stock Could Rise

Don't miss on your chance to invest with China's leading online travel agent.

Sat Aug 30

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Early Retirement: You Might Not Need as Much as You Think

A realistic picture of what a "happy" retirement is might surprise you.

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Retirement Planning Made Simple: 4 Steps to Get Your Head Out of the Sand

An alarming number of retirees don't know how much they need. Here's how to fix that.

Fri Aug 29

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The 5 Best Cities for Early Retirement

Looking for a fun place to spend your free time in early retirement? Here's a starter course.

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Why Veeva Systems Inc's Shares Are Zooming Higher

This highly shorted stock surprised Wall Street in a good way.

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5 Things VF Corp's Management Wants You to Know

The company behind some of the biggest clothing brands has plans for serious growth.

Thu Aug 28

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TMFCheesehead published an article 10:39 AM

5 Things Whole Foods Market Inc. Wants You to Know

The company has a plan for overcoming the onslaught of organic competition.

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