It’s been 4 months since I’ve written new content but when you read through this post, you will understand everything. 2018 was one hell of a ride for investors, and also for me personally. Let’s kick this off by letting you know the reason I went public after anonymously blogging Read more…
October turned out to be a volatile month. The news tried to trick investors to panicking and selling their shares. The bear market was finally here, they said, and now was the time to accumulate cash and wait for the asset prices to come down: Market sell-off shares parallel with Read more…
The following is an interview with me done by Pengeblogg, one of Norway’s most famous financial blogs. I’m honored that Pengeblogg wanted to interview me and very eager to read your comments. For Norwegian, click here to enter interview Can you tell me about yourself? I am a man, 25-30 years Read more…
Hello dear readers.
As you know, I want you to see the value of subscribing to my site. Therefore, I’m giving you a heads-up that the broker which most of us Norwegians and Swedes use, Nordnet, will offer free brokerage on Friday and on Monday. Remember to transfer money ASAP if you want to have some extra power tomorrow. (more…)
Hello everyone, it´s Saturday evening here in Norway now so I know a lot of you guys are busy. However, I recently came across a very good report about the financial market from IceCap Asset Management Ltd which I think all of my readers should read. Let´s call it a Read more…
As a new way of following my progress, I will start to write a monthly Passive Income Report each month. This will not include my dividend income. Rather, I want to show you other ways of increasing your income-stream without doing any more work. You just have to work smarter. Let’s go ahead and take a look: (more…)
Today we are going to take a look at how a Consultant thinks and solves a problem. After this exercise, my goal is for you to understand that having a global perspective of the world is crucial when trying to become a good investor. Also, I hope that you follow this progress when evaluating companies:
- Evaluate the general market.
- Evaluate the isolated stock in the market.
We are going to go through a real case that I had when I participated in a workshop with a very famous American consulting firm. (more…)
The following article originally appeared on DivGro on 2017-07-9.
It’s hard to imagine that it has been five years since I started investing and bought my first stock, Netflix (NFLX). When I look back and think about the mistakes, lessons, and experiences over these years, I am quite humbled. (more…)
This blog post is about how I’m building a dividend growth portfolio from scratch. Last year I found out that my grandmother, who is now more than 90 years, has been quite the investor. She bought a Norwegian active fund (DNB Norge) following the Norwegian market decades ago, and never sold off a bit. The total return in the investment was more than 400% during two to three decades. First I thought, Holy shit! That’s awesome! (more…)
Lately, I’ve seen that many dividend investors tend to use portfolio value as one of their main goals or measures for success. Most investors haven’t experienced a recession or a major bear market, and I claim they should rethink their goals.
UPDATE: Not sure if YOC is usable after all. Instead, Dividend Income might be the key. However, you can read the article for fun anyways. Remember to check the comments for further info. (more…)
- Dividends received: 7
- Dividend Income in April 2017 landed on 1695.38 NOK or $198
Almost twice the total dividend income from Q1 $100
- Last year’s dividend Income in April was ZERO!
- Reinvested the dividend in Hennes & Mauritz AB (HM B) and Veidekke (VEI) (more…)
A month ago, my mother said that she was a bit concerned. She wasn’t very happy to say the least that having money or financial independence was my main goal in life. She literally asked me what I was going to do with all of this money, and didn’t I have any extended purpose than just getting rich?