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Investing

May 2017 dividend income

April Showers Bring May…Insanity? Well, May is officially over, and it was a crazy month for us. You’ll notice that I haven’t updated the site much. During the beginning of the month my wife went into labor and delivered our first son, but he had meconium in his amniotic fluid and had to spend a […]

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Real estate

Two principles of real estate investment

Real estate can be a powerful wealth building tool, but it can also be a nightmare waiting to happen. Like most other investment decisions, investing in real estate is all about making informed decisions that will benefit you over the long run. Unlike most other investment vehicles, real estate can be immediately damaging to your […]

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Entrepreneurship

100 business ideas update

A little over a week ago, I posted to talk about my plan to come up with 100 business ideas over the next twenty days. My goal was to brainstorm 5 business ideas a day, then pick my top 5 ideas and write up a business plan, do market research, and try to find one that I want […]

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Investing

Speculative stock purchase: SSI

Speculative Investing: Don’t Try This I recently purchased a speculative position in Stage Stores, (ticker SSI) and I wanted to share it with you. First off, I want to start by saying that I do not recommend you do follow my example unless you are fully aware of the risks involved with doing so and […]

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Dividend-income Investing

March 2017 dividend income

Well, March is over and it’s time to report on our monthly dividend and passive income. Aside from my speculative purchase of SSI, which you can read about in my post, it was a fairly normal month for us. We contributed $125 through our brokerage account, and collected a few dividends. March Dividend Totals This month we […]