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Why the heck aren’t more people dividend-growth investors?

One of my favorite things about dividend-growth investing is this: every purchase helps you grow your portfolio today, but, even more importantly, it helps you grow your portfolio tomorrow.

Thursday, June 15, 2017

Days like today keep me motivated because, well, any dividend is a good dividend. It always feels great to be paid. Getting paid 7 times feels even better.

Swingin’ for the fences

I knocked one out of the park today (Friday, June 9, 2017). In baseball, hit one over the fence and you get to trot around the bases ... all four of 'em. The investing version of a round-tripper involves adding to your portfolio in four different ways.

Friday, May 26, 2017

Another day, another record. After setting a new personal best for dividends in a month ($23.26) yesterday, I set another...

Thursday, May 25, 2017

One of the great things about dividend investing is it brings a certain level of certainty to an uncertain practice....

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

This hasn’t been the most eventful week for my portfolio, which is perfectly fine. It’s been cruising along thanks to...

Friday, May 19, 2017

Not much to brag about today, but I did receive a dividend payment: $0.83 for the one share of Ameriprise...

Thursday, May 18, 2017

OK, so I’ve been sucking at updating my blog lately; like, really dropping the ball big time. For those of...

April portfolio update: small step back, but still on track

How did April treat you guys? Me? I had a pretty decent month. My third son was born, happy and...

Two more dividends to close out the week

Friday, April 7, 2017  I closed out the week with two more dividend payments, giving me a total of 11...