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Dividend Investor!

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Name:
The Dividend Investor Blog
Category:
Investing
Tags:
Dividend Growth Investing, Personal Finance, Youtube, Early Retirement
Start Year:
2017

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Net worth:
$100,000.00
Location:
Canada
Age:
20s
Race:
White
Gender:
Male
Life stage:
DINK (Dual Income, No Kids)
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Latest Blog Posts

I’ve been asking this question more and more recently. I ran a poll on Twitter quite a while back and most of the people who answered said they weren’t paying for their Credit Cards. So I decided It was time I crunch some numbers. Having recently figured out that Cash Back was the king (check out the article here), I wanted to find out if the Free Cash Back card was ...
Posted: Oct 13 2017 @ 3:58 PM
So here’s a bit of an update for what’s going on in October. Most importantly, I achieved my objective of maximizing my RRSP! Woop! And with the extra contributions I have been hard at work. You can see here which stocks were already on my radar. I decided to go ahead and buy some shares of Alimentation Couche-tard (ATD.B), 21 shares to be precise. I also increased my position in Dream Global REIT ...
Posted: Oct 12 2017 @ 3:03 PM
I feel like telling you guys a story, so I will. That’s what nice about blogging, you always have the impression someone is listening as you write. My love of money is rooted deep, very deep. My father was alway good with money and I would consider him a very wise spender. I can say the same about his father before him, who still working by the way… 86 years old! ...
Posted: Oct 06 2017 @ 5:56 PM
September was pretty busy. I managed to follow my August plan which was to add to my position in Dream Global REIT (DRG.UN) in order to enable my DRIP cycles to earn a new share every single month. I also initiated a new position in Dollorama Inc (DOL) right before it shot up by double digits! For once, the timing was right. Read about some of my September activity here. ...
Posted: Sep 30 2017 @ 8:20 AM
I’ve decided to keep track of my extra income and use it to fuel further growth in my Dividend Portfolio! This is the first post of it’s kind. A summary of all my Extra Income for this month. Don’t hesitate to let me know what you think about it! Let’s see what the incomes were from the 2 major categories: Cash Back: MBNA Rewards World Elite Mastercard: $125.00 Ebates.ca: $0.00 First of all, the MBNA ...
Posted: Sep 28 2017 @ 5:21 PM
The Situation: As some of you might have noticed in my dividend updates, I receive most of my dividends from one source. This source if Financial 15 (FTN). FTN currently represents about 30% of my TFSA and 87% of my RRSP. Yeah, 87%! This is the result of a big FTN transfer I’ve made recently from my TFSA to my newly opened RRSP. So, for a short while there, FTN actually ...
Posted: Sep 21 2017 @ 12:45 PM
Enough is enough. Time to squeeze the lemon dry. Ever since I’ve changed to a Cash Back CC (see why I did the switch), I’ve noticed a lot of blogs such as the Dividend Diplomats (and others) put out ”Side Income” updates. It quickly became clear to me that opportunities were passing me by… I decided it was time try to find other ways to maximize the money that could potentially be ...
Posted: Sep 13 2017 @ 7:44 PM
Dividend investors rejoice! Earlier today, Savaria Corp (FYI: Canadian company that focuses on helping the disabled/elderly gain mobility and have a better quality of life. In other words, they adapt homes, stairs, buildings, vehicles, etc.) announced a MASSIVE dividend increase from $0.26 to $0.36 (38.5%). The dividend was paid on a quarterly basis but will now be paid every month! The company feels very comfortable in projecting continued growth over the ...
Posted: Sep 11 2017 @ 8:46 PM
Just a little post to keep you guys up to date with the latest info! Back from Vacation! Wedding and Honeymoon are now behind me. Batteries are full. It’s time to get back to the grind! If you read my August 2017 Dividend Update, you know that my plan was to increase my position in DRG.UN in order to be able to acquire a full share with every monthly DRIP cycle. I have ...
Posted: Sep 07 2017 @ 10:33 AM
Another month in the books! Since I’m not expecting any more dividends in August (and a prolonged vacation is coming up), I’m releasing this update slightly before the actual end-of-month. As mentioned in the July update, I now have a TFSA and an RRSP as the result of a transfer. Here are the dividends I have received in August 2017 from both of these accounts: TFSA: Financial 15 (FTN): $168.44 Enbridge Income Fund Holdings (ENF): ...
Posted: Aug 22 2017 @ 12:00 PM

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