TMFSelena

Selena Maranjian

Selena Maranjian has been writing for the Fool since 1996 and covers basic investing and personal finance topics. She also prepares the Fool's syndicated newspaper column, which appears in scores of newspapers across the country, and has written or co-written a number of Fool books, such as "The Motley Fool Investment Guide for Teens" and "The Motley Fool Money Guide." For more financial and non-financial fare (as well as silly things), follow her on Twitter...

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Why DaVita Healthcare Partners Inc. is 1 of the Biggest Warren Buffett Stocks

You may want to add some Warren Buffett stocks to your portfolio.

Sun Oct 26

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When It Comes to Investing, Hope for the Best and Plan for the Worst

When it comes to the stock market, be conservative and win.

Sat Oct 25

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How to Get Out of Debt: Lessons From People Who Paid Off $100,000

Learn how to get out of debt. It may not be easy, but it's definitely doable.

Fri Oct 24

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Why Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. Is One of the Biggest Warren Buffett Stocks

Do some of the biggest Warren Buffett stocks belong in your portfolio?

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Capital Gains: What They Are and How They're Taxed

Having some capital gains knowledge can save you a lot of money.

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Become Debt-Free With These Tips From the Trenches

Newly debt-free folks have a lot to teach us.

Wed Oct 22

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Why Costco Wholesale Corporation is One of the Biggest Warren Buffett Stocks

Do some of the biggest Warren Buffett stocks belong in your portfolio?

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Why The Coca-Cola Company is One of the Biggest Warren Buffett Stocks

Do the biggest Warren Buffett stocks belong in your portfolio?

Sun Oct 19

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Home Ownership Won't Make You Rich

Go ahead and consider home ownership, but make sure it's for the right reasons.

Sat Oct 18

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Early Retirement: 7 Ways to Kill Your Chance of It

How to make sure you're doing all you can to avoid the dreaded early retirement.

Fri Oct 17

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The 3 Most Important IRA Rules

Let the IRA help you reach your retirement goals.

Thu Oct 16

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30 States and Counting: Same-Sex Married Couples Are Winning Equal Financial Rights

Same-sex couples have even won in Utah, Alaska, Idaho, and North Carolina.

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The 4-Letter Word That Can Make or Break Your Retirement

Are you taking on enough risk?

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Sustainability Pays: 3 Green Companies Making Money

Green companies needn't settle for sub-par performances, because sustainability can be profitable.

Sat Oct 11

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Dividend Aristocrats: Time to Buy Medtronic, Inc. Stock?

This 2% payout is likely to keep growing.

Thu Oct 9

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The Next Blue Chip Stocks: LinkedIn Corp

Some would-be blue chip stocks belong in your portfolio. Does LinkedIn?

Wed Oct 8

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The Next Blue Chip Stocks: Intuitive Surgical, Inc.

Do would-be blue chip stocks such as Intuitive Surgical, Inc. belong in your portfolio?

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Cheap Stocks Wall Street Loves: Celgene Corporation

Some cheap stocks that Wall Street loves may be great fits for your portfolio.

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Dividend Aristocrats: Time to Buy Family Dollar Stores Inc.?

Does this fast-growing Dividend Aristocrat belong in your portfolio?

Tue Oct 7

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How to Improve a Credit Score Fast

Learning how to improve a credit score can really pay off.

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CAPS Player Rating 78.63
Player Rank 16038 out of 75056
Score 1143.48
Score Change Today -20.62
Accuracy 47.31%
Active Picks 83
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