The pros and cons of stocks with high dividend yield

The pros and cons of stocks with high dividend yield

Are stocks with high dividend yield the most prized finds or bad investments in disguise?
Stocks with high dividend yield are a key part of a successful portfolio—but at the same time, they can give investors a false sense of security. That’s because some investors tend… Read More

How to find (the safest) stocks paying the highest dividends

How to find (the safest) stocks paying the highest dividends

Stocks paying the highest dividends are a big part of a successfully portfolio—but watch out for the risks
If you stick with top quality stocks paying the highest dividends, the income you earn can supply a significant percentage of your total return—as much as a third… Read More

Here’s How to Start a Stock Portfolio for maximum long-term gains

Here’s How to Start a Stock Portfolio for maximum long-term gains

For new investors learning how to start a stock portfolio, buying high-quality stocks and diversification are key parts of the process
The fundamentals of investing are essentially the same for newcomers as they are for established, successful investors.

Are you interested in learning how to start a.. Read More

How to choose the best investments for children

How to choose the best investments for children

Traditionally, there have been several options for parents and grandparents looking to make investments for children. But here’s how to choose the best investments for children in 2018.
Taking the time to pick the right investments for children and grandchildren is a worthwhile endeavour. If the child is under… Read More

The real costs of using practice accounts to buy stocks online

The real costs of using practice accounts to buy stocks online

Whether you’re a beginner or an experienced investor, these tips give you fundamentally sound advice on how to buy stocks online and show you how to put them to work in 2018–without any need for practice.
Today’s tip: “Practice accounts that let you buy stocks online without real money may seem to be… Read More

Oil vs Solar Energy: Which is the Best Investment?

Oil vs Solar Energy: Which is the Best Investment?

For energy stock investors, the oil vs solar debate needs to consider changing technology, plus supply and demand.
Short of radical advances in solar-power technology, the long-term prospect for true “grid parity”—the price at which it will be equally cheap to produce a kilowatt-hour of electricity… Read More