Q. “My question is really basic and so please bear with me… I have been wanting to invest in shares for the last three years and I would very much like to receive dividends as a passive income. Could you please explain what dividends are exactly and why a company would pay dividends to shareholders?”
A. I am always happy to answer these questions, because we all have to start somewhere w... ››› more
I've spent days, weeks and even months researching all sorts of crazy passive income ideas. One thing that I've learnt is that it really is possible to make money while you sleep.
To create streams of passive income, you should spend very little time setting up the income stream and sit back and watch as your bank account grows. It really is possible.
Passive income is not a dream or a my... ››› more
It's Monday morning. The sun is peeping over the horizon, you're sipping on a cup of coffee waiting for seven ‘o clock to arrive. You need to hit the road.
You pull out of your driveway and watch the stream of cars head into the city. A smile drifts over your face because you're driving in the opposite direction. You're leaving town, hitting the open road. The ocean is ca... ››› more
I know that most investors love dividend paying shares. After all, great dividend paying companies give you a steady flow of passive income that you can either spend or reinvest.
This makes dividends an attractive choice for those nearing retirement because it helps you to score additional income from your investments.
But that doesn't mean you should rush out and buy any dividend paying s... ››› more
You might think your pension fund is ticking over nicely, but there's still the over-riding fact that one in three people could be saving too little for their retirement.
Let's face it... Unless a miracle happens, a lot of people will have to make do with far less money than they thought come retirement day.
But that doesn't mean it has to ruin your plans and make your retirement a constant ... ››› more
When it comes to thinking about your retirement, it can be all too easy imagining what it's going to be like sitting back and enjoying your golden years. But have you thought about how you can avoid financial stresses and strains when you get there? To avoid this, you need to not make one of the biggest mistakes most retirees make. Read on to discover what this is and how you can prevent it from h... ››› more
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