Monthly Archives

February 2015

  • tweaking dilbert

    Blog tweaking & updates

    I have been spending some time tweaking this blog the last few days. Most of the tweaks are under the hood, some have to do the blog hosting, some have to do…

  • reading

    Weekend Reading

    The big news here in Canada this week is that all the Canadian banks reported great quarterly results and many of them raised their dividends. Since we own quite a number of Canadian…

  • Stepping into complete darkness

    This past Sunday Mrs. T and I went to a Vancouver restaurant called Dark Table using a Groupon deal. Mrs. T had previously purchased the deal and gave it to me as Christmas gift.…

  • How to survive a shopping trip to Costco

    If you live anywhere in North America (and parts of Asia and Europe) you probably have heard of Costco before. Costco is a huge wholesale store that sells pretty much everything…

  • How to start dividend investing

    Last week I shared our story on how we got started with dividend investing. After thinking more about how we got started, I began to wonder what we would do if we…

  • Dividend Income Update – January 2015

    Wow I can’t believe it’s already the 2nd week of February. Seems to me that January just flew by. Work has been busy as usual but I’m really glad that we’re investing…

  • Weekend Reading

    It’s nice to know that Family Day long weekend is upon us. Here in BC, the Family Day long weekend is one week ahead of rest of Canada. It also happens…

  • buy

    Recent Buys

    Since our last round of purchases where we added $415 into our annual dividend income, the markets have continued to be volatile. Due to the recent decline in crude oil price,…