Dividend Portfolio Update for June 2017


  • $328.00 in dividends
  • Added $1,400 to dividend portfolio

It’s been a great month for my dividend portfolio as I have added $1,400 to the investment account and received $328.00 in dividend payments for the month of June. This is a staggering amount and it’s the first time I can realize the power of dividend income and it’s ability to truly help someone live the passive income lifestyle. Continue reading “Dividend Portfolio Update for June 2017”

How Much Money Do I Need to Get Started Investing?

How Much Money Do I Need to Get Started Investing

If one wants to get involved with the purchasing of high quality dividends in order to achieve passive income and long term wealth, they often ask how much money do I need to get started investing? Continue reading “How Much Money Do I Need to Get Started Investing?”

How to Calculate Dividend Increase Percentage

How to Calculate Dividend Increase Percentage

One of the core criteria when choosing which stocks to incorporate into your dividend portfolio is the ability of the dividend to grow over time. Strong and profitable companies often will increase their dividend every year in order to reward its shareholders with an even better return. These companies will do a public announcement, also known as the Declaration Date, and will then post details about the dividend including the cash amount, Ex/Eff Date, Record Date and the Payment Date. Continue reading “How to Calculate Dividend Increase Percentage”

All About Ex-Dividend Dates

There are four important dates that a passive income investor has to be familiar with in regards to their dividend portfolio. Today’s post will highlight and explain all four dates that one will encounter and try to answer all questions relating to the confusion behind Ex-Dividend dates and when you have to actually buy a stock in order to qualify for its dividends. Continue reading “All About Ex-Dividend Dates”