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Dividend Income Report :: October 2018

October Dividend Income Report

When I was a youngster partaking in the tradition of trick-or-treating on Halloween, we would always dare each other to say the following elaborated version of the common “Trick or Treat” when arriving at a door: Trick or treat, smell my feet, give me something good to eat. As we look back on the month …

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Goal Achieved :: $5,000 Projected Annual Dividend Income

Goal Achieved

One of the first things that I had done when I embarked on the process to build a dividend portfolio was to identify what my goals were going to be during my inaugural year of dividend growth investing. There are plenty of resources that stress how critical it is to write down your goals and …

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Dividend Portfolio :: Payback Percentage

Tracking Payback Percentage

It should hopefully come as no surprise at this point that I love spreadsheets, as I have recently made adjustments to my dividend spreadsheet to track monthly stock performance and annual forward dividend income. As I read blogs across the DGI community, I always keep an eye out for how people track their portfolios and …

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Dividend Income Report :: September 2018

September 2018 Dividend Income Report

The crisp fall weather is starting to roll in and both the NCAA and NFL football seasons have begun–I love this time of year! To top things off we also have a quarter-ending month for our dividend portfolios, which for most in the DGI community tends to be their strongest months. I’m a bit of …

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Tracking Annual Forward Dividend Income

Tracking Forward Dividend Income

Imagine the odd looks and blank stares that I receive when answering people about my hobbies with the following one-word reply… Spreadsheets. I’ll admit that I am a bit of a spreadsheet nut, and despite great tools such as Mint.com and Personal Capital, I continue to track our family finances with spreadsheets. We have spreadsheets …

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