MarketWatch rounds up 10 of its most interesting topics over the past week.
1. Zillow will expand its home-flipping business
More about housing: Mortgage rates fall to one-year low
2. Would you pass this test?
Test your knowledge of U.S. civics by taking the citizenship test that’s part of becoming a naturalized American. Most native-born Americans would flunk, according to a very large survey.
3. Stocks under $10
Jeff Reeves lists five stocks priced below $10 that you may want to consider.
4. A guaranteed 16% return on investment
5. Dividend stock screens
Here’s a list of the highest-yielding REIT stocks in the S&P 500
6. Happy with this year’s stock market?
Mark Hulbert explains why you should not be surprised if the market pulls back.
7. Keep thinking, stay fit
People are living longer, but their mental abilities aren’t keeping up. Here are ways to keep your brain in shape.
8. Be careful with target-date mutual funds
Employer-sponsored retirement plans typically feature target-date funds as default investment choices. But they may not be your best choice.
9. How Amazon does it
has been bashed by politicians for not having to put up cash to pay federal income taxes. Here’s what’s really going on with Amazon’s federal, state and local taxes.
More for tax time: Two cheers for billionaires — they’ve made life so much better for us
10. How much time do you spend watching TV?
How the Northeast, Midwest, South and West differ in how people spend their time.
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Published at Fri, 22 Feb 2019 15:40:16 +0000