Foundation Lessons

January 2020: Overview of The Smart Dividend Portfolio

Our focus for January will be picking the right ingredients to start The Smart Dividend Portfolio.

LESSON #1 Why We Hold Stocks for the Long Term

Why we have to brave through to the volatility to get the returns that we seek

LESSON #2 How to be A Fearless Investor

How you can find the courage to sail through the inevitable rough waters ahead.

LESSON #3 The Smart Investor’s guide to picking the best income stocks

Finding the right ingredients is the first step in building the right portfolio for you.

LESSON #4 Building your portfolio using the Smart Portfolio Builder

Constructing a portfolio is like building a sturdy house that will last a lifetime. 

LESSON #4.1 The Income Segment

The foundation of the pyramid should be filled with reliable producers of income for your lifetime. 

LESSON #4.2 The Growth Segment

The growth segment’s role is to provide an ongoing boost to your stream of income. 

LESSON #4.3 The Speculative Segment

The key differentiator in the speculative segment is that the outcome is less certain than the income or growth segments. 

LESSON #4.4 Here are 5 extra portfolio-building tips

5 key portfolio-building tips to constructing your own dividend income portfolio

LESSON #5 Smart Stock Buying Strategies 

There are three factors that investors control: what we put into our portfolio, how much we buy and when we add to the company.

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