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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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Yandex NV Wows Wall Street, But It’s Not All Rosy

Company beats expectations and raises guidance, but warnings signs are popping up.

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3 Things Intuitive Surgical, Inc. Management Wants You to Know

The company beat expectations, but there are more important things to note from the quarter.

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How to Beat the American Wealth Gap

Remember, there's only so much you can control. Focus your efforts there.

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2 Cheap Stocks to Buy As the Market Swoons

Not only are these two stocks cheap, they offer up nice dividends to boot!

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4 Things to Watch as Yandex NV Looks to Calm Fears About Hard Times in Russia

It's important to separate short-term geopolitical concerns from what should really matter to investors.

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Starbucks Corporation Is Investing Aggressively In Store Growth, But Is the Stock a Buy?

The company has big plans for its big cash spend. Find out what they are.

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Escape the Coming Retirement Crisis

Your ability to adapt and save will help you enjoy your golden years.

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3 Top Growth Stocks You Can Buy Today

The bull market has been running for more than five years, but there are still a number of growth stocks you can buy today for reasonable prices.

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How Safe is Mondelez International Inc. Stock and Its Tasty Dividend?

There's lots of room for the dividend to grow, but what about the stock?

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How Safe is Colgate-Palmolive Company’s Stock and Its Dividend?

The dividend looks good, the company ... not so much. Here's why.

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What the Retirement Calculators Won't Tell You

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How Safe is Starbucks Corporation's Stock and Its Dividend?

The company looks strong, but is it worth the price you pay?

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Financial Advice for Millennials

They're great savers, but not great investors. Herein lies financial advice to remedy the situation.

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Google Inc Stock: Buy It and Hold It for Life

Three reasons I think I might never sell these shares

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How Safe is The Home Depot Inc. Stock and Its Dividend?

Here's why this is one of the healthiest dividend stocks out there.

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Dividend Aristocrats: Time to Buy Hormel Foods Corp?

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The 5 Most Expensive Stocks in the S&P 500

Just because they're expensive doesn't necessarily mean they aren't worth buying.

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