11 02, 2019

February 2019 Undervalued Dividend Growth Investment Screen and Purchase

By |2019-02-11T16:20:27+00:00February 11th, 2019|Dividend Investment Portfolio|0 Comments

We are into another month, so it is time for me to try and find another lot or two of possibly undervalued stocks that have increased their dividend payments to their owners for 20 or more years.  While I am a long, long ways away, the eventual goal of this account is to eventually be turn on another income stream when it is needed. Screening for Undervalued Dividend Growth Companies Dividend Growth History The very first hurdle that a company has to pass is whether it has increased its dividend for 20 or more years.  I am looking to build a sustainable [...]

11 02, 2019

3 Clever Ways to Make Money While You Shop

By |2019-02-11T15:36:18+00:00February 11th, 2019|Random|0 Comments

Online shopping is convenient, easy, and requires very little effort. No matter if you’re shopping for protein bars, clothes, or pet food, you’re sure to find it in the vast online marketplace. Another perk of shopping online is that with the right apps and websites, you can actually make money when buying your favorite products! These days, getting paid to shop isn’t just for personal shoppers. In fact, there are many different ways you can actually make money after spending it. If you’re serious about making your hard earned dollars go even further, this is the blog post for you. Keep reading [...]

7 02, 2019

I Can’t Begin to Fathom the Enforcement of a Wealth Tax

By |2019-02-07T22:35:25+00:00February 7th, 2019|Taxes|0 Comments

Depending on how the 2020 election goes which is a long, long time away this post will likely not age very well, but it has been on my mind nonetheless.  I believe that the Annual Wealth Tax is an absurdly ridiculous pipe dream.  I won't being to discuss the constitutionality because, to be quite frank, I don't think I would even know where to begin.  The reason that the tax won't work is because the enforcement is going to be absolutely a shit show. What is Warren's Wealth Tax As part of her presidential campaign, Elizabeth Warren has proposed taxing the ultra [...]

1 02, 2019

Net Worth Update February 2019

By |2019-02-01T16:33:42+00:00February 1st, 2019|Personal Situation|2 Comments

I have been keeping track of my net worth and sharing my gains and losses on here for years.  Honestly, I can't believe how long it took me to start tracking my net worth.  I am not sure how many people actually track their assets and debts outside of the personal finance world, but I am sure that if more people did the state of America's finances would be in a better place. Thoughts Before Calculating: I usually have a feeling as to how my family has done over the past month.  The past few updates were rough mainly due to end of year spending and the atrocious [...]

29 01, 2019

What Happens When You Have No Credit History?

By |2019-01-30T15:16:39+00:00January 29th, 2019|Debt|0 Comments

Not everyone understands the concept of credit. It sometimes feels unnatural to spend money that isn’t really yours. But having a good history with credit makes it a lot easier to do many important things in life—such a buy a house or car. If you haven’t started establishing your credit yet, you might be wondering what happens when you have no credit history. Is It Possible to Rent an Apartment with No Credit? If you’re out on your own, you need to have a place to live. But it’s a lot harder to get an apartment when you have no credit history. [...]