Portfolio Updates

Changing the game(plan)

March toward $1,000,000: Week 4 (Aug. 20-25) Those of you who followed my initial foray into investing know I built...

$1,000 down, $999,000 to go

The $1,000-plus I've invested so far has helped me build an eight-company portfolio which will spit out at least $43.56 in annual income for the foreseeable future (as long as there aren't any dividend cuts, of course).

Dividend growers headline this week’s purchases

March toward $1,000,000: Week 2 (Aug. 6-10) Since I went the high-yield route my first week back, I decided it...

Purchases from July 30-August 3 (2018)

Yields to get a portfolio off the ground

March toward $1,000,000: Week 1 (July 30 – Aug. 3) I know it’s been just under a month since my...

Debt: the elephant in the room

Debt. Everybody has it, nobody wants to talk about it. I know I don’t … Unfortunately, though, I’ve reached a...

This week’s steps: 17 purchases and 12 dividends

I dropped nearly $3,000 on stocks in the last 5 days Tax time. Some people love it. Some people hate...

This week’s steps: 9 dividends and 3 purchases

Another week in the books … and several more steps added to the march. This Week’s Dividends I earned a...

March portfolio update

111% more dividend income came my way this March than last What can I say about March that hasn’t already...

February portfolio update: new personal dividend record

It took until the last day, but thank’s to today’s dividends from Bank of Montreal ($1.46), Ameriprise Financial ($0.83) and...

January portfolio update: 333% more dividends!

Don’t laugh. I know the $35.74 of completely passive dividend income I earned from a combined 42 different companies last...