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Dividend Yield: How To Calculate And Use The Dividend Yield To Pick Stocks

If you want to generate a passive income from your share portfolio then the dividend yield is the most important financial ratio that you can use to identify dividend paying shares. In this article, I'll explain exactly what the dividend yield is, how to calculate a dividend yield and how [...]

Dividends

Most investors (and especially short-term traders) are focused on share prices rising so that they can make a capital gain. In doing so they forget about dividends and the passive income that dividends generate. Unfortunately for them, it has been proven many times that it is the receipt of dividends [...]

Best Way To Create Passive Income

Do you have thoughts about generating a PASSIVE INCOME so that you can achieve FINANCIAL FREEDOM? Or escaping the RAT RACE and 9 to 5 grind? Or RETIRING EARLY to a life of FREEDOM to do exactly what you want whenever you want? If you do, then guess what? It [...]

Financial assets

Last time we learned that assets come in many forms. We discussed collectibles such as paintings, antiques and vintage wines and compared them briefly to financial assets such as companies, unit trusts and bonds, for example. We said that collectibles have a physical, tangible nature to them such as the [...]

What are assets?

In my previous post, I mentioned assets but I didn't properly explain what they are, other than to say that they are: things that have a financial value attached to them that we can generate an income or a profit from. Collectibles Examples of assets might be collectibles such as [...]