Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Monday, September 19, 2011 2:32 pm
By Claes Bell, CFA · Bankrate.com

A few months ago, in an effort to help CD investors plagued by ridiculously low CD rates, my colleague Sheyna Steiner blogged about three alternatives: I bonds, high-yield checking accounts and dividend paying stocks. I’ll add one more: buying an investment property and becoming a landlord. I spent some time surfing around Zillow the other