Special Report

Best Summer Destination for Outdoor Fun in Every State

Hawaii: Hana (Maui)
> Attractions: Beaches, surfing, tropical gardens

Idaho: Thousand Springs
> Attractions: Dramatic landscapes, hiking, horseback riding

Source: Photo by Jeff C. via Yelp

Illinois: Galena
> Attractions: Small town charm, bird sanctuary, scenic drives

Source: Jeremy_Hogan / Getty Images

Indiana: Bloomington
> Attractions: Fishing, sailing, hiking, nature preserves

Iowa: Okoboji
> Attractions: Watersports, amusement park, local products

Sponsored: Tips for Investing

A financial advisor can help you understand the advantages and disadvantages of investment properties. Finding a qualified financial advisor doesn’t have to be hard. SmartAsset’s free tool matches you with up to three financial advisors who serve your area, and you can interview your advisor matches at no cost to decide which one is right for you. If you’re ready to find an advisor who can help you achieve your financial goals, get started now.

Investing in real estate can diversify your portfolio. But expanding your horizons may add additional costs. If you’re an investor looking to minimize expenses, consider checking out online brokerages. They often offer low investment fees, helping you maximize your profit.