The simple fact is: success breeds success. This is why I firmly believe owning a basket of dividend-paying stocks as part of my overall investment plan is important.   Month after month and quarter after quarter, success is bred by reinvesting…

Revisiting why I DRIP 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,…

Last month, I wrote the following:  the ebbs and flows of the market don’t faze me much.  While economic uncertainty will always be on the horizon, I had to chuckle when I read a recent article on the iShares website.   Overall, a very good…

While dividend-investing takes some time and effort, investing in some ETF products in my opinion, does not. In fact, I bet you can construct the Canadian equity portion of your portfolio with relative ease.   This post, will hopefully help you do just that.…

Based on an article I read recently in the Seattle Times, it sounds like some of Silicon Valley’s young tech phenoms aren’t spending their millions on sexy fast cars or big houses.   In fact, a few of these multi-millionaire hot…