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Staying Right On Top of Things

This is that weekend that kicks off Summer. And we all get Monday off. My thanks to all who served, and especially for all who died that we might be a free people. 360 more words

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Gilead Science: For Real?

Is it true? Do my eyes deceive me? One of the very finest companies on this planet, Gilead Science (GILD), has just joined the ranks of the very safest-dividend payers! 345 more words

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Two "Pay Raises" in One Day!

Well, it’s happened again… two times actually. I got to report to my wife that as of today, we have received two more brand-spanking new “Pay Raises!” That’s right… of our 18 concentrated holdings at this time, we just learned of dividend increase pay raises from Factset Research (FDS) and Tractor Supply (TSCO). 245 more words

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Your Spouse’s Retirement & Social Security

Let’s assume for a moment that you are now gone and your surviving spouse must account for all the income she will receive.  A common mistake today is if you just assume that your surviving spouse will continue to receive “both” Social Security checks just like during your retirement.  48 more words


First Anniversary Coming Up

As of May 24, I will have been blogging here for 1 year. It’s time to look back and consider a few things. First, I want to make this… 841 more words

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Vivacious About My Vinyls

Vivacious – lively; high spirited –
Yep. That’s me. I was quite lively today when my new vinyls arrived!
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$1 Million Is No Longer Enough to Retire On

A Yahoo Finance article by Rick Newman….

You have to get rich these days just to finance a comfortable retirement.

That’s the conclusion financial advisors are increasingly coming around to, as they gauge the direction of the economy in a strange new world of glacial growth and super-low interest rates. 838 more words

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