September went by incredibly fast. Two trips covering five different cities certainly made things feel hectic. I consider myself very lucky to have been spared by the tornados that hit Ottawa. They’re very rare and there was little warning. It really makes you appreciate how destructive and random these extreme weather events can be. This […]Read more "Dividend Income Update September 2018"
Winter is finally over! April is one of my favourite months, you can finally spend more time outside, patios start re-opening and overall my mood seems to improve. This might have something to do with not having to shovel a huge driveway. Getting more fresh air and sun definitely helps people like me who get […]Read more "Dividend Income Update April 2018"
Winter is finally over. Second winter is over. Third winter just started…while there is a lot less snow around it is still unusually cold. It was somewhat encouraging not to have an ice rink on my driveway, but it will be a lot nicer when patio season finally kicks in! Dividend income in March wound […]Read more "Dividend Income Update March 2018"
Happy St. Patrick’s Day! This post is really late, but better late than never. February is usually one of the slowest month in terms of passive income for the portfolio. This was no exception in 2018. It will likely stay that way until I add more equities with monthly or quarterly payments that pay out in […]Read more "Dividend Income Update February 2018"
A new year brings with it a clean slate. This is the time of year people come up with goals and resolutions for the year ahead. I made some adjustments to what I will be capturing in future updates to better reflect the passive income from my investments. It is my goal to increase contributions […]Read more "Dividend Income Update January 2018"
November was a very busy month, but not for the portfolio! It has historically been one of the quieter months in terms of overall dividends received and this was no exception. I made a stock purchase this month (finally!) which I’ll dive into in more detail in an upcoming post. Here is a hint: The […]Read more "Dividend Income Update November 2017"
Happy Halloween! October turned out to be a pretty good month on the dividend front. This month is always great, if you like spending a lot of time raking leaves. Earlier in October we had very mild weather, but now it has been cold and rainy and all the leaves seem to have come down […]Read more "Dividend Income Update October 2017"