Monthly Archives

August 2014

  • Weekend reading

    Wow August sure flew by quickly. I can’t believe September is just around the corner! August has been really good for us. The big news of the month is that we…

  • Enjoy the small things in life

    Because we live in a world of high speed internet and advancing electronics, many of us are constantly in the go-go-go mode. It seems that so many people are always busy.…

  • Do you really need an emergency fund?

    If you follow the traditional financial advise, the recommendation is to have an emergency fund that will cover about three to six months of your monthly expenses. This recommendation is great for someone…

  • Recent Transactions

    The stock market has been a little bit more volatile lately which provides some good opportunities to invest in dividend paying stocks. Part of my plan to achieve financial independence is…

  • 5 Ways to Frugal Living

    Being frugal is an art and something Mrs. T and I practice on a daily basis. We’re always finding new ways to save money so we can use whatever saved for investments…

  • Using Google Finance for dividend investment

    Update:1  As per requests, I have created a dividend portfolio template available to download. You can use the template for Google Finance Dividend. Update 2: As of March 2018, Google Finance…

  • 3 key questions to ask before investing

    Finding the right kind of investment is an important factor in generating passive income and have your money working hard for you. There are a lot of things you can invest in, this…

  • Weekend Reading

    Wow another week just flew by once again. Time sure flies when you’re having fun! I have been busy this week so didn’t write as much as I’d like to. I…

  • July Dividend Update

    Wow another month flew by and it’s already August. I love beginning of the month because this is when I tally all the dividends that we received from owning dividend stocks like…

  • reading

    Weekend Reading

    Wow it’s weekend already, the week sure went by quickly. After taking a 2 week parental leave, it was a little tough to go back to work, especially seeing over 1000…