For 2018, try a less traditional resolution by exploring stock investing. It’s never been easier to get into the market. Easy-to-use trading platforms and an abundance of information and training materials have removed most barriers. We’re experiencing record-breaking market performance. We’re at a moment of “I should have invested, yesterday.”. The typical resolutions and goals can take a back […]
When it comes to investing, I prefer a more passive approach than an active approach. Who has time to watch the stock market all day? That's why I wrote the series about dividend investing. It's one of my favorite ways of investing.
It’s no secret, dividend stocks are in high demand for the income they generate, but what is stopping you from dividend investing? Today, we’re going to discuss why you should invest in dividend stocks for your income plans. Dividend investment is attractive for multiple reasons: They are passive income. Dividends are generally taxed at a lower rate, […]
Updated 03/18/2017: Added more details and updated our passive income experiment with new results! In 2009, we wanted to test some of our theories on passive income, but we wanted to do it differently than creating a stock portfolio and leaving it. We settled upon the idea of writing articles for a website and watching the […]
For many of us, the stock market and all of its technical intricacies is an entirely foreign concept. The mind-boggling jargon and brash, risk-taking characters associated with the stock market are enough to make many conclude ‘nope, not for me’. However, strip away the buzzwords and the gambling mentality, and the trading industry is far […]
Thinking about the future? If so, you’ll probably have made plans for your retirement. You may be part of a workplace pension plan, set aside a little money each month in a savings fund or, to try and get the most from your money when you’re ready to leave work, have an annuity. Although broadly […]