April 2015 Value Dividend Growth Portfolio Watch List

Once a month I manually screen for undervalued stocks that have paid an increasing dividend for at least 20 years.  The “increasing dividend” requirement actually eliminates about 95% of all US stocks leaving me with only approximately 150 companies to start applying valuation metrics.  But, before looking at future investments, I want to highlight my… Continue Reading

April 2015 Net Worth Update

With the holidays I am about a week off with this post – the horror! At the beginning of each month I calculate the increase or decrease in my net worth month over month and year to date.  I am not comfortable putting the actual number out on the internet for all to see, so… Continue Reading

Assistance Paying Your Phone Bill

It is becoming more and more common these days that cell phones are replacing home phones – Although the costs of having both a landline and cell can be a bit too much for some to handle. With that, many have to choose one over the other and most of the time it’s a mobile… Continue Reading