To DRIP or not to DRIP, is that the question? This Shakespeare-esque question popped into my head again after reading other blog articles about Dividend Reinvestment Plans (DRIPs). Personal finance and investing is, after all, personal, so I’m not convinced…

Over the last few months, seems like every time I provide my dividend income update, I’m also talking about markets acting like a yo-yo.  200 points up.  400 points down.  100 points up. To be honest, the ebbs and flows of the…

Hard to believe it’s already been a month since my last dividend income update – summer is really flying by! Last month I asked if readers were panicked about the stock market. Some readers, like Jon Evan said “sell in May and go…

Hard to believe it’s already been a month since my last net worth update but alas, here I am. I don’t know where you live in our fabulous country, but it’s been pretty hot in the Capital lately. I wish I…

Last month, shareholders (like me) of Enbridge were given another reason to be happy for the holidays:  the Calgary-based pipeline giant said it would increase its dividend by 15% to $0.49 per share, payable on March 1, 2011.  If anyone…

  A few days late with my dividend income update, but better late than never! It’s been hectic week since we got back from vacation but in a good way. My wife celebrated her birthday this past week, we started…

In last month’s dividend income update, I said the following: “We might add more to our BNS position, maybe another $50 or $100 if we can but even if we don’t, I bet our dividend income will increase again –…