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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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Small Purchases & Short Hiatus

I wanted to write a quick post to announce that I’m now a married man! I tied the knot with the love of my life yesterday, and now we’re off to Athens and the Greek Islands for our honeymoon.  A trip like this would have been a fantasy for us just a few short years […]

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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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Guest Post: Define the Right Stock Price in a Volatile Market

This is a guest post by Mike, aka The Dividend Guy. He authors The Dividend Guy Blog since 2010 and manages portfolios at Dividend Stocks Rock. He is a passionate investor. Over the past 5 years, investors have been rewarded by a very strong bullish market. Until recently, the spectre of having a negative year […]

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Recent Buys: September 1st – 11th, 2015

The stock market is still lingering in correction territory led by uncertainties regarding interest rate hikes, oil prices, and growth in China.  It all sounds scary and could get worse, but there’s no way anyone can know for sure.  The market has been spoiled and correction free for so long that we forget historically corrections […]

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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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