The forces that have boosted the prices of blue-chip stocks over the past year are diminishing, while other factors have …
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The search for retirement income in today’s low-yield environment inevitably comes back to dividend paying stocks. How could it not? Money market funds and short-term bank CDs pay about .5%; the 10-year Treasury bond pays only about 2%.
This simple portfolio with a dozen holdings offers steady income and low risk.