May 2012 Dividend Income Update “I am an advocate of investing in individual, high-quality stocks, provided you can take care to avoid certain pitfalls.  Historically, stocks have proven to offer as good as return as any other investment vehicle –…

April 2012 Dividend Income Update Last month in my dividend income update, I wrote “as an investor, I should never lose sight of the risks direct stock ownership can mean.” How true, because active money management comes with more risks than…

March 2012 Dividend Income Update As an investor I should never lose sight of the risks direct stock ownership can mean.   Apple was a dud years ago and now look at this company, their “i” products are everywhere.  Nortel, well, you…

Each time I write one of these posts, I reflect upon the positive power that time and sticking with a plan can provide investors. This month, marks my fourth full year as a dividend investor.  My first dividend-paying stock purchase…

January 2012 Dividend Income Update It seems dividend investing is more popular than ever.  There could be a few reasons for this.  One, investors are fed up with the miniscule returns that bonds and GICs have been providing in our…