100% Dividend Growth Investing
Should I buy? Should I sell? Or Should I stand pat? The market should never dictate how or when you invest. By increasing your confidence levels, you will invest with more conviction, save time, and eliminate many of your dilemmas. Everybody deserves a happy retirement. Mike Heroux from The Dividend Guy Blog is not only a passionate investor, but he is also pretty good at explaining how the market works and how you can make your money work more effectively for you. For these weekly discussions, Mike is supported by co-host Vero, his core business manager and long-time partner at Dividend Stocks Rock.
The information contained in this podcast should not be considered buy or sell recommendations. Please read the full disclaimer here.
What to Expect
This podcast covers all aspects of dividend growth investing. The clearer and more detailed your investing methodology, the easier it is to stick to your plan and avoid potential pitfalls. Supported by dividend stock examples, facts, and a well-tested investing strategy, you will receive his best advice on how to properly respond to market fluctuations; how to build your dividend growth investing portfolio; and, how to manage that portfolio so you can eventually enjoy a stress-free retirement.
Changes I’ll Do with My Portfolio at Retirement
Portfolio management at retirement seems to be a concern for many investors. And while every situation is unique, we thought of going through the changes Mike will personally do when the time comes. This should give our listeners the points they should consider when starting to draw their retirement plan.
Top 5 US Stocks to Hold Forever
If you had only 5 US Dividend Growth Stocks to pick and hold for the rest of your life, which ones would make you richer? Mike and Vero did that exercise two years ago. Do their picks still make sense? And who did better? Mike or Vero?
Top 5 Canadian Stocks to Hold Forever
Almost two years ago, we had a stock battle of Canadian and US dividend growers to hold forever. With everything that happened since then, it’s time to look back at those and see if our picks still make sense. Could we leave them in a box for another 10 years without touching them? And who did better? Mike or Vero?
How to Handle Market Fluctuations at 40 and 65
Over the past 3 years, investing has been tough on investors’ nerves. We went through multiple situations creating lots of uncertainties. How should we handle volatility in our 40’s, in the accumulation phase, or if we are past 65, retired, and living off our portfolio income?
The Best Canadian Aristocrats
The Canadian Aristocrats are different from the US: they must increase their dividends for only 5 consecutive years… among other lower requirements! Still, many are blue chips, tied to classic Canadian sectors that Americans can also benefit from. To help you research, we pulled out some of the best in 7 different sectors!
The Best Dividend Achievers
The Dividend Achievers show a minimum of 10 consecutive years with a dividend increase. They include Aristocrats and Kings. With 370 stocks, the broader list is an excellent place to start your research. That doesn’t mean they are all good to buy. This is why we’ve highlighted some of the top ones from 5 different sectors.
10 Stocks I Would Never Invest In
There are no maybes with Mike. He likes a company or he doesn’t, but he can state all the reasons why: whether it be the business model, the weak dividend triangle, or simply a better option available. Today’s episode might challenge some of your holdings, but you might also discover flaws to remember.
Why I’m Not a Millionaire
On top of being a knowledgeable DGI, Mike is a passionate entrepreneur. These should be keys to creating wealth and being a millionaire. Yet, he is not. Why is it so? Is Mike that bad at saving? Does he have extravagant spending? What are his financial and retirement goals? Here’s a look into Mike’s lifestyle and ambitions!
Best Opportunities from The Dividend Rock Star List
Should you have some money left to invest, we got some rockstar ideas! The Dividend Rock Star list shows over 300 stocks. We decided to pull out the best ideas for three categories: classics, good opportunities, and high yields. There is undoubtedly something for you among these 22 ideas!
What’s a Dividend Rock Star?
How about we help you narrow your research and focus on high-quality stocks? Wouldn’t having a list of companies with solid metrics and robust business models be nice? This is what you can find in the Dividend Rock Stars!
Most Popular Episodes
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- Too Rich to Be Stressed – An Interview with Dividend John
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- Top 5 Canadian Dividend Stocks to Hold Forever
- Top 6 Stocks for 2023
- 6 Overlooked Stocks for You Buy List
Since 2003, Mike has been 100% invested in equities. He shifted his entire portfolio into a dividend growth investing strategy in 2010. Mike worked in the financial industry for several years, including 5 years as a certified financial planner and 5 years as a private banker. He decided to leave the corporate banking world at age 35 because his ultimate goal was to help more investors succeed. In 2013, he founded Dividend Stocks Rock, a service that now guides around 3,000 investors down the path of success using a Dividend Growth Investing model. He is followed by over 55,000 people and counts 13,000+ webinar attendees to date.
Vero completed her Communications college degree in 2007. During the first years of her career, she mainly worked in the marketing field for a newspaper and a large high-end furniture store, where she learned to adapt to the fast-changing advertising world. In 2010, she made the bold move of working in the “blogosphere” alongside Mike. This life-changing decision opened the doors of dividend growth investing for Vero. She quickly turned into Mike’s second brain and has held the Core Business & Marketing Manager position since the foundation of Dividend Stocks Rock in 2013. Throughout the years, she has discovered a high interest in investing and believes in investors’ empowerment.
Full disclaimer: The information contained within this podcast is for informational purposes only and it is not intended as a recommendation of the securities highlighted or any particular investment strategy; nor should it be considered a solicitation to buy or sell any security. In addition, this information is not represented or warranted to be accurate, correct, complete, or timely. The securities mentioned in this podcast may not be suitable for all types of investors and the information contained in this podcast does not constitute advice. Before acting on any information in this email, readers should consider whether such an investment is suitable for their particular circumstances, perform their own due diligence, and if necessary, seek professional advice.