WS Trade Canadian Dividend Growth Investing (DGI) Performance

A year ago Wealthsimple Trade app launched the very first NO commission trade brokerage in Canada. Since then, I have built a Canadian Dividend portfolio outside my main brokerage.   Below are the holdings of my WS Trade Canadian Dividend Growth Investing. Any purchases in the future will be reflected…

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TFSA Dividend Income

At first, when I started investing in the stock market a few years ago, it was more about trying it out and see if it works for me. I was more of a trader and didn’t pay too much attention to dividend income. Admittedly, I wasn’t happy with the results….

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A Quick Glance of Our 2020 TFSA Portfolio

Our goal is always to maximize the contribution limits of our TFSA beginning of each year. We aim to contribute the allowable limit first week of January. Here are the TFSA contribution limits by year. 2009 – $5,000 2010 – $5,000 2011 – $5,000 2012 – $5,000 2013 – $5,500…

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What I’ve Learned as a Dividend Investor During This Pandemic?

The last few months have been hard and challenging for all of us. The Covid 19 pandemic has thrown so many challenges, lots of uncertainty and anxiety.  This pandemic caused havoc to many businesses. Many were forced to close due to the lock-down enforced by governments. As a result, this…

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Quarterly Paying Philippine Dividend Stocks

Income through dividend stocks is a great way of building a passive source of income. Searching for regular dividend payers Unfortunately, not all publicly listed companies in the Philippine Stock Market (PSE) pay dividends. Additionally, it is also disappointing to know that only a handful of these companies pay regular…

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What are the Important Dates for Dividend Investors?

An important aspect in understanding dividend paying stocks is the knowledge of important dividend dates. A dividend is typically a form of cash distribution paid to investors out of the company’s earnings. What are the key dividend dates? 1. Declaration Date: Also known as the announcement date,  is the date…

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My Top 10 Canadian Dividend Stocks

As a dividend investor my primary goal is building passive income through dividends. I have developed my own strategy which was focused on steady and increasing dividends. The last 10 bullish years ending in 2019 have provided excellent returns for many investors. However, most of the Canadian stocks in my…

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Can I Invest with just $100 in the Stock Market?

” I am interested in investing in the stock market but I don’t know how, where to start, and I don’t have enough funds.” “I don’t like to invest in the stock market as it is too risky!” These are few of the comments that I have always heard from…

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No Commission Trade A No-Brainer For All Investors

Many would-be investors are hesitant to start investing believing that you need a substantial amount to begin with. It is still true in some countries and the norm in big banks and some online brokerages. They require a minimum amount to open an account for investors. However, as many investors…

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How to Save Money as a College or University Student?

I am proud to introduce my first contributor to my website, no other than my only daughter – Samantha. Take it away Sam! Hello! My name is Sam, the daughter of this blogger’s site! I am currently finishing my 3rd year of my Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BScN) at…

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