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December 2014

  • buy

    Recent buys

    When I made my Suncor purchase a few weeks ago, I thought that would to be my only purchase in December and therefore the last purchase of 2014. I was quite content…

  • boring

    So my parents called me boring…

    When we moved to our current house in October it meant that we would be living closer to my parents. It used to take them about an hour to drive to visit us,…

  • Happy Holidays

    This is what Christmas means to us. The most important part of Christmas is something Mrs. T brought with her from Denmark. It is called “Hygge”. There is no English word that…

  • Weekend Reading – Holiday edition

    Today is my last day of work before my much deserved week long vacation. I can’t wait to enjoy more family time with Mrs. T and Baby T! This weekend we…

  • Boom Shakalaka

    I was just doing the usual mid-month dividend update on my dividend excel sheet and found that we have officially reached our $8,000 annual dividend goal for 2014! BOOM SHAKALAKA!   As…

  • buy

    Recent Buy

    As mentioned in my earlier post, I’m looking closely at stocks in the energy sector for the month of December. The price of crude oil continues to be volatile and this…

  • Creating a legacy – dividend portfolio for kid(s)

    When I first started investing in dividend paying stocks, I kept coming across statements like the one below to show how powerful dividend reinvesting is.   If you invested $5000 in…

  • November dividend update

    It’s hard to believe it’s already December. With all the work travels in November, the month seemed to have flown by. In November, I added $6,500 in our dividend portfolio. Unfortunately the…