Category: Growth Update

Dividend Update: October 2015

October’s dividend payouts are in the books, and it never gets old.  There’s just nothing quite like seeing real cash hit my investment accounts like clockwork throughout the year.  I do this by owning small pieces of growing businesses that have lengthy track records of sharing their profits with me through dividend raises each year. […]

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Portfolio Update: October 2015

October was amazing on a personal level because I got married and went to the Greek Islands for over two weeks on our honeymoon.  Upon our return to the states, my work called and moved up my out date by 3 weeks; last Friday was my final day of work.  They moved to the next […]

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Dividend Update: September 2015

The market may have taken a dive in September, but my dividend payouts were bigger than ever. As a long-term dividend growth investor, I sleep well at night knowing I’m invested in businesses that continuously pay me rising portions of their profits. I currently automatically reinvest all of my dividend payouts. Lower stock prices equal […]

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Portfolio Update: September 2015

It’s hard to believe there are less than three months left in the year. I’ve had a busy year building my dividend growth portfolio, and the numbers from September are in. Toward the end of the month, I opened up a new account with commision free brokerage Robinhood; I’m really enjoying the app so far. […]

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Dividend Update: August 2015

What a fun ride this choppy market has been.  Stock prices have been falling to lows not seen in years but my dividend payouts keep rolling in and growing stronger.  I’m automatically reinvesting those dividends while continuing to contribute fresh capital into businesses that have histories of raising their dividends each year.  One day I […]

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Portfolio Update: August 2015

The numbers are in for August’s portfolio update.  My portfolio is my ticket to financial independence; the more money I can save and invest today, the faster I’ll get there.  I’m investing in high quality businesses that have long track records of increasing their dividend payouts each year.  This rising cash flow will one day […]

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Dividend Update: July 2015

The stock market is dropping fast, and I can’t wait to see how much further it corrects. I’ve been buying on the way down and am eager to post about those transactions soon.  I’m looking to add even more by averaging down on any of my holdings below 10% of their cost basis. September is […]

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Portfolio Update: July 2015

Is it just me or does time go by much faster as we get older?  I can’t believe July is already history, but what’s past is past and with that comes another portfolio update.  My portfolio is my ticket to financial independence; the more money I can save and invest today, the faster I’ll get […]

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Dividend Update: June 2015

June is over, and it was another strong month for my dividend payouts.  I’ve come a long way in the two years I’ve been investing;  I’ve built my portfolio from the ground up to a value of almost $70,000 today.  I was receiving zero dollars in passive income each month and after two years of commitment, […]

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