Generate Ridiculous Income with Covered Call ETFs

If it isn't abundantly clear, I love dividends. They're super passive and if you buy great companies, you get the trifecta of income, capital appreciation, and inflation beating income growth. However, there are some potential downsides to a simple dividend growth investing strategy: Smaller universe of stocksPotentially lower incomeSomewhat limited upside because dividend paying stocks … Continue reading Generate Ridiculous Income with Covered Call ETFs

Guest Post: Turbocharge Your Dividends with Covered Calls

From time to time, I'll be inviting other creators to share posts on their unique strategies. Chris, aka BusinessFamous, is one of the funniest and knowledgeable people on dividend Twitter. He's worth a follow on merit. But he's also written a guide on covered calls. I sold my first covered call in my early twenties … Continue reading Guest Post: Turbocharge Your Dividends with Covered Calls

Dividend Stock Analysis: Pembina Pipeline Corporation

Periodically, I will be posting analysis on various dividend stocks. The goal is to get a slightly deeper dive into a stock without repeating a company's annual or quarterly reports. Today I'm covering Pembina Pipeline. Business Overview Pembina Pipeline Corp. engages in the provision of transportation and midstream services. It operates through the following segment: … Continue reading Dividend Stock Analysis: Pembina Pipeline Corporation

Integrating a Membership Purchase with Gumroad Ping

I've been busy building software lately. One of the main things I've been working on is getting Gumroad purchases connected to my web application. Why Gumroad? Because the people who have supported my book are already there. It allows me to put all of the content and training videos in one place as well. Achieving … Continue reading Integrating a Membership Purchase with Gumroad Ping

Dividend Stocks are NOT the Best Investment

This article originally appeared in InvestmentTalkk's newsletter. He is a professional securities analyst and I highly recommend following him on twitter and getting a copy of his book on financial statement analysis. I am an affiliate because his analysis is sound and he's a Liverpool supporter. We are bound by blood to suffer a delayed … Continue reading Dividend Stocks are NOT the Best Investment

Intro to Too Much Money

I've written a book on Dividend Growth Investing that covers my strategy and tactics for setting up a brokerage account, researching companies, automating income, and waiting for dividend income to roll in. It's called "Too Much Money". In the intro excerpt below I explain why I called it that and more on why I think … Continue reading Intro to Too Much Money

Target Date Funds are the Real 401(k) problem

I am not a fan of 401(k)s and 403(b)s. I do invest in them when my company offers them, but usually only up to the company match. There are issues like lack of liquidity, penalties, long lockup periods, vesting schedules that act as golden handcuffs. But, let's look at the real problem though: Target Date … Continue reading Target Date Funds are the Real 401(k) problem

Money Mindset: How to Have AT&T Pay your Wireless Phone Bill

This is a mindset post that challenges how you interact with daily occurrences in your life. What is a ubiquitous part of most peoples' lives these days? That phone in your pocket. Without a wireless service provider like AT&T, Verizon, or your country's local providers they are useless outside of your wifi network. So we … Continue reading Money Mindset: How to Have AT&T Pay your Wireless Phone Bill