Weekend Reading – Taxation of Income

Weekend Reading – Taxation of Income Hi There! Welcome to a new Weekend Reading edition, chatting this week about the taxation of income in Canada. First up, some reminders and recent reads: I answered a few new reader questions in…
June 2022 Dividend Income Update

June 2022 Dividend Income Update Hey folks! Welcome to my June 2022 dividend income update – I hope you’re having a great summer… In case you missed it, last month, I posted this income update about the dividends vs. total…
May 2022 Dividend Income Update

May 2022 Dividend Income Update Ah yes, dividends vs. total return. The debate rages on. One that will never end. More on that in a bit! Recently, Rob Carrick in The Globe and Mail published an article entitled “It’s an…
How to Beat the TSX (BTSX)

How to Beat the TSX (BTSX) Ever growing income. Beating the index. Sounds like fiction, right? This is how you Beat the TSX in today’s post. The long history of how to beat the TSX (BTSX) Many years ago, I…
January 2022 Dividend Income Update

January 2022 Dividend Income Update Quite the January for stock market volatility! Or was it? Welcome to my January 2022 dividend income update. I hope the first few weeks of 2022 are treating you well…all things considered during the ongoing…
December 2021 Dividend Income Update

December 2021 Dividend Income Update Wow, what a year.  Welcome to my December 2021 dividend income update. What an investing year. Amazing, really, since I didn’t see my portfolio gaining about 30% overall in 2021. But it happened. Our taxable…
November 2021 Dividend Income Update

November 2021 Dividend Income Update Just like not all stocks are created equal, not all income is taxed the same. Welcome to this latest update: my November 2021 dividend income update. Hybrid investing 101 As a passionate investor and subscriber…
Benefits of The 6-Pack Portfolio

Benefits of The 6-Pack Portfolio Long-time fans of this site will know I love investing using a basket of dividend paying stocks for many reasons.  I mean, who doesn’t like rising income over time? In recent weeks I earned a…