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2014.9.16.Apple.MainThe Apple store on New York's Fifth Avenue. (Image via Shutterstock)

Capitalism with a conscience? That's the idea behind so-called "socially responsible" investments - buying stocks in companies that are screened for criteria like good labor practices, sustainability and whether or not the company is involved in arms manufacturing.

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