My First Stock & Dividend

  On April 20, 2014, (my first article on DivHut), I wrote a blog post titled, “My First Dividend Purchase.” I thought that it was important for me to share with you how I was introduced to dividends and subsequently got “turned on” to the idea of getting checks in the mail every three months … Read more

Why I Love Stock Spin Offs

Here’s a topic that is rarely discussed on our dividend blogs. We always discuss and track dividend increases, dividend growth, yield and yield on cost, long term capital appreciation, but rarely stock spin offs. I love stock spin offs. I think they are really neat. Stock spin offs have a unique way of creating shareholder … Read more

I Saved $372 On My Home Phone

Everyone loves to save money right? So when it came time for me to examine my home phone bill I knew it was time to revisit my monthly payments and review what real utility I was receiving from a land line phone. Now before I get all those comments about how it is the 21st … Read more

Cinco de Mayo Dividend Stocks

As many people celebrate Cinco de Mayo today I began thinking about some of the common items almost every Cinco de Mayo reveler partakes. Beer! Of course, beers and spirits are nothing new when it comes time to celebrate or have a party. Being that I see everything around me as a potential dividend stock … Read more

Moo… Agribusiness Dividend Stocks

You know the old saying, “bet the farm” when placing a bet or perhaps some other investment? Well, betting the farm might be a pretty good idea when it comes to dividend investing. See, there are a lot of amazing agribusiness dividend stocks out there that pay great dividends from long term sustainable companies. When … Read more

Dividend Income Update – April 2014

It’s the beginning of the month which means it’s dividend income update time. One of my favorite times of the month as I get to review my previous month of passive income received from my two dividend income portfolios.   Brokerage Account Year to date dividends: $682.06   ROTH Account Year to date dividends: $122.05 … Read more