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Matthew Freeman

Blog Info

Name:
All About The Dividends
Category:
Investing
Tags:
stocks, dividends, income, diversification
Start Year:
2016

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Location:
Ontario, Canada
Age:
30s
Race:
White
Gender:
Male
Life stage:
SINK (Single Income, No Kids)
Profession:
Security Guard
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Latest Blog Posts

Hey folks after taking a week off I am back with a new post. I added a new stock to my portfolio and thought I would share it with you. The stock was purchased in my Tax Free Savings Account (TFSA). On September 7th I started a position in Canadian National Railway. CN has been on my radar for awhile now, as a dividend investor one thing that attracted me to ...
Posted: Sep 19 2017 @ 8:59 AM
Hey folks welcome to my August income post. Wow can’t believe we are into September already where has the time gone? The kids are back in school and summer pretty much has come to an end. Well let’s get to the fun shall we. My investment portfolio consists of two accounts I have a Tax Free Savings Account (TFSA) and a Registered Retirement Savings Plan (RRSP). In August I received a ...
Posted: Sep 05 2017 @ 8:26 AM
Hey folks I just received a dividend increase and thought I would share it with you. On August 23, 2017 Royal Bank of Canada released it’s 3rd quarter earnings and announced a 4.6% increase in their dividend. This is the first increase my portfolio has received since May. Dividend Last Wednesday’s announcement marked the second increase of the year for RBC. The first increase was in February. For the past few years RBC ...
Posted: Aug 29 2017 @ 10:28 AM
Hey folks how are you? Today’s post is going to be different from what I normally write about. Today I am not going to talk about investing, it’s going to be personal finance related. Back in September 2015 when my cell phone died I did what many people do I jumped into my car and drove to the store to get another one. I knew I wanted a new one but ...
Posted: Aug 22 2017 @ 8:27 AM
Last Friday August 11th is a day that Boardwalk Real Estate Investment Trust shareholders would sure like to forget. Second Quarter earnings were released and it was not pretty to put it mildly. Who Is Boardwalk REIT? Boardwalk REIT currently owns and operates more than 200 communities with over 33,000 residential units totaling approximately 28 million net rent-able square feet. Boardwalk is Canada’s leading owner/operator of multi-family communities with properties in Alberta, ...
Posted: Aug 15 2017 @ 4:37 PM
  Hello everyone are you an investor in individual stocks and ETFs? Do you have concerns or struggle with how to select a stock or ETF, how many shares should you buy etc…. Then I think this post is for you. In today’s post I am going to share with you some areas that I struggle with. Back in July 2014 I decided to try investing in stocks that offered a dividend. ...
Posted: Aug 08 2017 @ 8:30 AM
Hello everybody and thank you for reading this post. Wow we are already into August, 2017 is flying by way to fast in my opinion. I hope all of you had a great month of July collecting lots of dividends. I must say to you all that I am really glad to be a dividend investor and wish I chose this path much sooner in my investing life. I have ...
Posted: Aug 01 2017 @ 9:42 AM
Hi guys I made another purchase and wanted to share it with you. On July 7th I purchased shares of Alimentation Couche-Tard. Who is Alimentation Couche-Tard? well let me tell you. Alimentation Couche-Tard was started in 1980 by founder Alain Bouchard with one store by 1986 the network had increased to 34 stores. Fast forward to 2017 and Couche-Tard has become the leader in the Canadian convenience store industry. In the ...
Posted: Jul 17 2017 @ 8:24 AM
  Hi everyone thanks for stopping by in today’s post I will be providing you with an update on the goals I set at the beginning of the year. This is the second year that I have set goals and thought It would be good to post quarterly progress reports to help me on track, and to also to share with you my progress. If you would like to read my ...
Posted: Jul 10 2017 @ 7:59 AM
Hello everyone and thank you for stopping by my site. First of all I hope my fellow Canadians all had a great Canada Day long weekend. I also hope my American friends and readers are having a great July 4th long weekend. This is my favourite post of the month to do as I get to share with you how my portfolio performed last month. June was a fairly quiet month ...
Posted: Jul 03 2017 @ 7:38 AM

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