2012 – The Year Of The Dividend

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2012 – The Year Of The Dividend

That’s right, 2012 is on track to see the largest dividend payouts of all time and it’s not too late for you to join in on the action!

cnbc daily dividends smart investing income blog year of the dividend 2012 .jpgThe New York Times published a piece today, titled, “Dividends Rise In Sign of Recovery” written by columnist Christine Hauser, that has since been syndicated by CNBC.

The article highlights the fact that many DOW favorites such as McDonald’s, Bristol Myers Squibb and Home Depot are continuing their long term trend of rewarding share holders with consistent dividend increases.

In the case of McDonald’s, shareholders saw a 15% increase in the dividend in 2011, keeping alive it’s streak of dividend increases every year since 1976. Bristol Myers Squibb which just announced it’s most recent dividend increase, payable on February 1, 2012,  has been paying it’s shareholders every year since 1933 – a 79 year tradition!

If you’ve been following along here at the Daily Dividend Investor for any amount of time you know that almost every day we continue to see company after company increase their dividend payout as the economy slowly, but surely, gains momentum.

The Numbers Look Good

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Building a cash flow machine

atm machineWork is great – if you enjoy what you do. But even if you love your work, wouldn’t it be great to know that you’re getting paid even on your days off? While you’re on vacation? While you’re sleeping?

My goal is to begin building such a machine with the goal of generating $500/month. I’ll revisit this goal from time to time increasing it whenever possible.

I’ve started this blog to track my progress towards building a cash flow machine. I’ll begin by making small purchases of commonly traded dividend producing stocks. Later I may venture into options contracts or other forms of money creation including trust deeds and rental income properties .

Building a cash flow machine – The Daily Dividend Portfolio

atm machineBuilding a cash flow machine – The Daily Dividend Portfolio

Work is great – if you enjoy what you do. But even if you love your work, wouldn’t it be great to know that you’re getting paid even on your days off? While you’re on vacation? While you’re sleeping?

My Goals

My goal is to begin building such a machine with the goal of generating $500/month. I’ll revisit this goal from time to time increasing it whenever possible.

I’ve started this blog to track my progress towards building a cash flow machine. I’ll begin by making small purchases of commonly traded dividend producing stocks. Later I may venture into options contracts or other forms of money creation including trust deeds and rental income properties .