The following post is a guest blog post from one of our good friends and he offers an alternative to the traditional form of dividend investing. We don’t traditionally have these, but we always enjoy reading a different perspective and other avenues to take to become a dividend investor! Please see the post below and we thought it could be for something of consideration:
As some of you might know, investing has been made far more accessible to the public through the rise of robo-advisors. Each of these companies have their own investing philosophy and use technology to select a mix of ETFs* depending on their clients needs. This option is ideal for people who don’t have the time or expertise to do it successfully themselves, or simply do not have enough wealth to have it professionally managed. Companies like Betterment and Wealthfront have been creating portfolios for clients as early as 2008, so this approach is nothing too new.