RetireOnDividends Blog

Investing in order to retire on dividends needn't be difficult. You just need to treat your financial decisions like investments and avoid speculation.

Here are articles to help you do just that. We hope you enjoy...

Dec 12, 2018

Stockopedia Review - the best resource for part-time investors?

It's time to write a Stockopedia Review - I’ve netted a 20% return in 8 months as a complete beginner, so you can probably imagine I'm a fan!

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Nov 12, 2018

Cash flow from assets: the most important stat in your financial life

Building cash flow from assets is one of the key lessons from Robert Kiyosaki's great book "Rich Dad Poor Dad".

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Nov 11, 2018

How do I actually buy shares?

Having used Stockopedia to identify a specific stock to invest in, what site / brokerage tool would you recommend for me to actually use to invest my money

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Nov 08, 2018

Price to Earnings Growth

You may come across a ratio called the Price to Earnings Growth ratio (PEG). It's especially highly regarded by followers of Jim Slater's Zulu Principle of investing, but what is this ratio and how useful is it?

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Oct 04, 2018

Disadvantages of ETFs

ETFs have exploded in popularity since the turn of the century, but are there any disadvantages of ETFs? We discuss 5 here

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Aug 13, 2018

Value Trap

What is a value trap and why are they so dangerous easy to fall into? Knowing what you get in return for your cash is investment key number 1, but you must also avoid value traps.

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Aug 06, 2018

Brokerage Account Types

Picking from the different brokerage account types available to start your dividend investment journey can be confusing. It's important to know your options and then pick the brokerage account that is best suited to your circumstances.

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Jun 20, 2018

What is a brokerage account?

If you're new to dividend investing then you may be wondering "what is a brokerage account" and "how do I actually buy stocks". The answers are here...

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Jun 19, 2018

Dividend Stock Investor Newsletter for INVESTORS not SPECULATORS

Are you a dividend stock investor? Are you tired of speculative trading strategies that encourage you to trade MORE and MORE RISKILY? If so, read Dividend Detox the monthly email newsletter written by dividend investors for dividend investors

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Jun 14, 2018

Joining the capitalist class - it may not be as hard as you think

Typically you probably think of a member of the "capitalist class" as some yacht owner living a luxury lifestyle, but the reality is that there are plenty of everyday people who are using the capitalist system to more modest, but nevertheless life-changing effect.

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Jun 06, 2018

Picking dividend stocks? 5 financial ratios to help you on your way

Picking dividend stocks isn't without difficulty. Here are 5 ratios that tell you most of what you need to know to analyze a stock.

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Jun 06, 2018

Beating the index as a rookie... (I've just managed it!)

Is beating the index a realistic possibility as an amateur investor? Having just done so by 23% in my first 9 months of investing, I believe it is...

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Jun 06, 2018

Greater Fool Theory - is Bitcoin a bubble waiting to happen?

Greater fool theory is the idea that you can sell an asset to someone else for more money than you paid for it. Tulip bulbs in the 17th century, dotcom business with no profits, gold and now Bitcoin fall into this category, so should you have any in your portfolio?

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Jun 06, 2018

Ally Invest Review - finding the best online broker

Our Ally Invest review will help you decide whether their services are right for you whether you're a beginner or an experienced investor

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