Dividend Income Summary: Lanny’s June 2020 Summary

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The stock market continues to rise and dividend income keeps coming in.  The uncertainty is still significantly high and the direction the stock market is going does not make sense.  However, dividend income continues to fuel the mission to financial freedom.

In June, we set another record for dividend earnings and it shows proof that dividend income is one of the best passive income streams.  Time to dive into my June 2020 dividend income results!

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Fundrise: Real Estate Investment Q2 2020 Lanny’s Update

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Fundrise is an online crowd funding platform that allows investors to invest into real estate.  The platform provides another avenue for passive income that can be helpful on the journey to financial freedom!  That is the exact reason we have been investing with Fundrise.

My wife and I have now been investing with Fundrise for over 15+ months.  We cannot wait to share with you the performance and the additional income that the investment can provide! Continue reading

Dividend Increases Expected in July 2020

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Dividend increases are the name of the game. We invest in dividend growth stocks to earn a GROWING dividend income stream. That is why the two of our are constantly monitoring our portfolios, and potential investments, to see which companies will increase their dividend. Every month, we share some dividend news and discuss the major dividend announcements that are expected to come. Read more to see the expected dividend increases in July.

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Dividend Stock Watch List: Lanny’s July 2020 Edition

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Even though the stock market is volatile, you cannot predict what will happen.  On the road to financial freedom, you have to keep saving and investing funds into income producing assets.  That’s what the dividend stock watch list is all about!  Let’s buckle up and read Lanny’s Dividend Stock Watch List – July Edition. Continue reading

Dividend Income from YOU the Bloggers – May 2020

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Dividend cuts have, “slowed” in a way, as stay at home orders have been lifted and businesses are making their comeback.  However, there is political tension and protests ongoing, as well as concerns over additional spikes in COVID-19 cases.  Last, but not least, unemployment numbers are expected to produce a 15% unemployment rate for June.

Guess what doesn’t change, YOU the dividend investing community and the dividend income YOU are receiving!

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Caterpillar (CAT) Dividend Stock Analysis: A Stock Under Construction

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  • Caterpillar (CAT) experienced a decline of 42% to net income in Q1 2020 vs. Q1 2019, primarily due to lower sales volume.
  • In addition, CAT has been able to reduce operating expenses by $2 billion, and investors may see a more efficient operation going forward.
  • CAT is labeled as a dividend aristocrat, yet, no dividend increase this past quarter and recent performance w/ the pandemic may disrupt their growth streak.

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