Well it's been a very busy month for me in terms of adding to the dividend portfolio so I thought I should write a post about my June 2017 Stock Purchases. A major goal for me this year is to reach 13k in passive dividend income. There's no way I'm going to achieve that goal if … [Read more...] about June 2017 Stock Purchases
Stock markets have been soaring to new heights this year and while capital gains are great, let’s not forget why dividends matter. No doubt, many people will be pleased when they open their monthly retirement account statements and see the dollar value of their investments. But … [Read more...] about Why Dividends Matter
In this post, I look at the benefits of the dividend investing strategy. If you follow my monthly dividend income reports, then you'll know that I'm a big fan of this approach. The first thing I like about dividend investing as a strategy, is that it forces us to think … [Read more...] about Benefits of the Dividend Investing Strategy
July was a phenomenal month for dividend income so I thought I'd write a post on why I reinvest my dividends. Reinvesting dividends is, along with capital contributions and dividend raises, one of the 3 major components that make dividend growth investing such a … [Read more...] about Why I Reinvest My Dividends
People often laugh when I say that starting a dividend re-investment plan (DRiP) is like planting a seed to grow your very own money tree. But in my experience DRiPping over the past few years, I've watched my dividend income grow from a few cents, to a few dollars, to well over … [Read more...] about Invest in a DRiP and Plant Your Very Own Money Tree!