January 2019 Dividend Income Update

January 2019 Dividend Income Update Welcome to my first dividend income update for 2019! For those of you new to these posts on my site, for the last few years, every month I discuss our approach to investing using Canadian…
November 2018 Dividend Income Update

November 2018 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 –…

  A very Happy New Year everyone! Before we jump too far into 2012, it’s time to take a look back at my last dividend income update for 2011. Although more dividend income in 2011 (over 2010) was not an explicit…

Dividends should not only be viewed as a source of passive income but one of the most important signals a company can provide to its shareholders about the company’s financial health.  Just like personal health, financial health is a good thing but some investors don’t care about…

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…

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…

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…