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3 Simple Steps – Dividend Stock Selection Process

In my 7 Dividend Investing Rules, my first four rules pertain to my stock selection strategy. As you can probably imagine, selecting what you invest in plays a big part of your portfolio building strategy. My focus is on the portfolio and … Read more

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Easy Investing With Computershare

Are you familiar with Computershare? I learned about the marvels of Computershare in my mid-thirties and I must admit that I wish I had learned about it in my early twenties. I learned about the existence of transfer agents when … Read more

Dividend Growth vs Dividend Income

Are you unsure about how much you should focus on Dividend Income vs Dividend Growth? It’s really unusual to find a stock that will offer both. It’s usually one or the other. When I took control of my portfolio and … Read more

Canadian vs US Stock Markets – How do they differ?

Aside from the obvious currency difference, do you really understand the strength of each stock markets? From a population perspective, the USA is nearly 10 times bigger than Canada, you would expect the stock markets to be somewhat bigger by … Read more

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Computershare Guide

Here is everything you need to know about Computershare to put YOUR MONEY at work. I kick started my new dividend investing financial plan through Computershare and step by step increased my net worth but also my income from my … Read more

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How To Setup DRIP Accounts?

DRIP stands for Dividend Re-Investment Plan. It is the corner stone of Dividend Investing as it allows your portfolio to re-invest the dividends and provide compound growth for your investments. No hypothetical compound growth from markets either since you can … Read more

DRIP Guide – Put All Your Dividends To Work!

A recent article by ‘The Weathly Canadian’ along with the comments had me reflect on the reasons I DRIP (Dividend Reinvestment Plan) and the conditions under which I DRIP. No investor scenarios are equal so it’s important to understand the benefits … Read more

How To Track Your Asset Allocation

Knowing your asset allocation is an important step to control and manage your investments. In a perfect world, you should be able to easily calculate and see your asset allocation by sector, industry, market cap, profitability and so on… Simply … Read more