Dividend and Expense Review – May 2019 – Three Paycheck Month

Dividend and Expense Review – May 2019 – Three Paycheck Month

It's time for the first three paycheck month! These don't always happen in the same month for me so they're a nice surprise when they do! A three paycheck month is almost always a guaranteed savings rate bonanza. That's because my expenses stay the same but I suddenly have more income! Last year's three paycheck [...]

Dividend and Expense Review – April 2019 – Monthly Dividends

Dividend and Expense Review – April 2019 – Monthly Dividends

[This article about monthly dividends may contain affiliate links for which I receive a commission at no cost to you. I only recommend products I use and trust. Please read my disclosure for more detail.]  Welcome to the April update! April is always smaller month. In fact, last year it was my second smallest dividend [...]

Disney+ and the Deluge of Streaming Services

Disney+ and the Deluge of Streaming Services

Disney+ is the latest streaming offering from one of the largest publishers of content in the world. During Disney's 2019 investor day, Disney announced a November 12 launch date for their new product. Priced attractively at 6.99/month or 69.99/year, Disney+ is yet another service trying to take a cut of the big streaming pie. Streaming [...]

Dividend and Expense Review – March 2019 – Quarterly Dividends Grow

Dividend and Expense Review – March 2019 – Quarterly Dividends Grow

Welcome to the first of four big quarterly dividend months. If you own ETFs or mutual funds, you're familiar with these months. After all, most of those funds pay quarterly with March being that first big quarter of the year. That means a lot of the dividends you get are concentrated in these quarter ending [...]

Dividend and Expense Review – February 2019 – Investing Your Bonus

Dividend and Expense Review – February 2019 – Investing Your Bonus

[This February dividend and expense review about investing your bonus may contain affiliate links for which I receive a commission at no cost to you. I only recommend products I use and trust.] I love bonus month. It's a big check and an even bigger investment month. Investing your bonus makes total sense if you [...]