The First Step for any Financial Goal is Usually the Same

It doesn’t matter if your financial goal is to get out of debt, create a passive income stream, retire early, retire at a normal age, or build a dividend investment portfolio, the first step should always the same – figure out where you are currently.  While creating a blog might be a bit of an

A Benefit of Holding Individual Stocks that No One Mentions

I have held some of my individual holdings for a few years, and came to the realization that there have been no ongoing fees with those particular holdings.  That is a huge benefit of holding individual stocks that no one really talks about. Mutual Funds and to a much lesser extent most ETFs have a

Should Retail Buy and Hold Investors Listen to Analysts Ratings?

Every morning on the drive to work (at a red light of course) I check cnbc.com and look for who has moved in pre-market and after hours trading. Some nights/mornings a stock will be significantly different than the close price because of an actual reporting, however, more often than not, the change is based purely

February 2015 Dividend Watch List

Every month for the past couple of years I have spent a few hours putting together this post.  You may think that a few hours is long time, but most people put more time in searching for a TV, Computer or other consumer item that will likely be gone before I sell my holding.  The

Tips for Winning with Binary Option Trading

Whether you’re just starting out with binary option trading or you’ve been doing it for years, there are some pieces of advice that always hold true. Before you go out to find your next option, consider the following tips that have helped others win in the past. Never Deal with a Bad Broker Plain and