I’m playing catch up on my blog posts! It has been a very hectic past couple of months and it has been bugging me that I haven’t posted in awhile. Time flies when you’re having fun. Given how late this post is, I’m going to skip the S&P500 map. I added to my ETF […]Read more "Dividend Income Update April 2017"
I’m wayyyy behind on this post for my March dividend income. It is hard to explain why this post is so late, but let’s just dive right in and see how March shaped up! March was kind of rough here in Ottawa. We had record cold temperatures and the snow kept coming. Escaping winter seems […]Read more "Dividend Income Update March 2017"
February flew by but was far from uneventful. For me, and probably many of you, the Oscars gaffe for best picture was one of the more memorable highlights of the month. I think this incredible catch is also up there for me, even though I don’t actually watch baseball, you have to give this guy […]Read more "Dividend Income Update February 2017"
What an interesting month! Investors have been watching markets closely as there is a great deal of uncertainty with the new U.S. Administration. While there was a lot of discussion on potential impact of new policies, the Dow Jones crossed the 20,000 mark for the first time ever!!! My reaction went something like this: Seriously though, […]Read more "Dividend Income Update January 2017"
Happy New Year! It was fun to celebrate NYE and now it is time to take a look at December dividend income and the 2016 year overall. It was a relatively quiet year for me on the investment side of things as I had a few major purchases to make. I think the portfolio has […]Read more "Dividend Income Update December"
The holiday season is in full swing and that means lots of holiday parties, shopping for gifts, and trying to finish off 2016 strong. The worst is trying to do all this extra stuff when you’re not feeling well! As anyone who has followed my journey will know, I regularly added to my holdings from […]Read more "Recent Purchase KO"
November was an interesting month for the markets, with the election of Trump, there were some very pronounced gains in certain sectors of the US market. The rally following the election brought the S&P500 to new heights, but post-election honeymoons have an expiry date. No one knows for sure when that will be, but if […]Read more "Dividend Income Update November"