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This week’s steps: 14 dividends and 2 purchases

First off, those of you who regularly read my blog probably noticed a lack of posts this week … at...

March portfolio update

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

Today’s purchase: PetMed Express

This market just doesn’t seem to know what it wants to do. The DOW dipped by more than 700 points...

Today’s purchase: Franklin Resources

Anyone else a sucker for a good ol’ special dividend? Those of you who’ve been keeping tabs on my march...

Today’s dividends: Ford, Intel and more

After a record-setting month, it’s time to move on to March … a month that started with $8.51 in dividend...

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...

Today’s dividends: Fastenal and Lazard

Earning dividends never gets old. Either does writing about them … or reading about them, right? Right? OK, OK, I’m...

Today’s dividend: Royal Bank of Canada

The dividends just keep coming. Today’s payment – $0.72 for my single share of Royal Bank of Canada – was...

Today’s dividends: Starbucks, Citi and more

Nearly 40 companies – 37 to be exact – have paid me so far this month. That includes the five...

Today’s purchase: AvalonBay Communities

OK, so if you’ve been paying any attention to the market at all this year, you know REITs (Real Estate...