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...

Jun 12, 2019

ISA or SIPP? How a financial advisor saved me £115,000 45 minutes

ISA or SIPP? Which is the most effective vehicle available to UK-based investors? The answer is clear...

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Jun 11, 2019

Uni lever shares

If I had 4000 unilever shares in 2002 adjusting for the 20/9 share restructure and taking into account I re invested my dividends into new shares as a

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Jun 07, 2019

Does Peter Thornhill own the funds directly and share the ownership between him and his wife?

Does Peter Thornhill own the investments in his own name, or through a business / trust? For privately owned funds are they shared individually across

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Jun 05, 2019

Dividend investing for retirement

Dividend investing for retirement makes your income in later life so much more reliable - read here as James Sumpter, pensions expert explains

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Jun 05, 2019

Retirement Investment Plans - what should they look like?

James Sumpter is one of London's leading experts in retirement investment plans. In this interview he tells us what good retirement investing looks like

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Jun 05, 2019

Compound interest investing - The best stocks compound In 3 ways

Most people know the basics about compound interest investing,but not too many people are know that good companies compound in several different ways.

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May 08, 2019

Building a dividend stock portfolio: 7 top tips

Building a dividend stock portfolio for your future, isn't as easy as it seems! Six-figure dividend earner, Mike Roberts, gives his top tips for doing so

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Mar 14, 2019

ETF investing strategies for the investor (rather than the speculator)

ETF investing strategies aren't easy to find, despite the fact that the use of ETFs has exploded over the last 15 years or so.

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Mar 13, 2019

Dollar Cost Averaging

Dollar cost averaging is the process of continuously and steadily purchasing stocks (or other securities) so you "average" out your purchase prices.

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Mar 05, 2019

given a divident to buy shares where i work

I was given a dividend to buy shares in the company where I work should I be paying taxes on it....I do not receive any money

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Feb 07, 2019

Jack Bogle 1929-2019 - The man who transformed retirement investing

Jack Bogle sadly passed away in January 2019. With his most recognised invention - the low-cost index tracker fund, he arguably did more to help average investors than any other person.

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Feb 07, 2019

Peter Thornhill: Debt Recycling strategy

We own our house (discharged mortgage) yet find Peter Thornhill's Debt recycling strategy to build a share/LIC portfolio totally fascinating. Are you

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Feb 01, 2019

Hargreaves Lansdown review - Is this the brokerage for you?

Why do you need a Hargreaves Lansdown review? Well, if you've got a great investment you're going to need a brokerage to actually buy the share, fund, or ETF?

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Feb 01, 2019

Enterprise Value - how it can help you value a company

To calculate the Enterprise Value of a company, take the market capitalization and add all the debt (including preferred shares, pension deficits & minority interests). If the company has net cash, the Enterprise Value is the market cap minus the cash.

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Jan 31, 2019

Leverage your house for better investment returns

Is it sensible to leverage your house for investment in stocks and bonds? At these times of unprecedentedly low interest rates, returns from investment should easily outstrip the cost of borrowing the money, but how much does it increase your returns?

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