May 2021 Financial Update #Savings #Dividends #Options #Debt #Investing

Another month has passed by which means I am another month closer to retiring. Only 9 years, 8 months and 26 days until my target retirement date. I have a lot of work to do before my retirement date, but I have a plan and continue to execute my plan. Let’s see how the monthContinue reading “May 2021 Financial Update #Savings #Dividends #Options #Debt #Investing”

Dividends, Investing and Options Trading for the Week Ending 5/29/21

Another week has gone by so it is time to take a look at my progress. Sometimes I still have trouble believing the progress I have made over the past year and half. I think I am doing pretty good for a guy who works full time in factory and is still learning about investingContinue reading “Dividends, Investing and Options Trading for the Week Ending 5/29/21”

Dividends, Investing and Options Trading for the week of 5/22/21

The markets were down to flat this week. It was the same across my accounts. The big news this week was AT&T announcing the spinoff of Warner Media which will merge with Discovery. AT&T also announced that it will be resetting its dividend when the spinoff completes next year. The looming lower dividend caused manyContinue reading “Dividends, Investing and Options Trading for the week of 5/22/21”

AT&T: Dividend Cut, Hold or Sell?

AT&T recently announced it will be spinning off Warner Media which will be merging with Discovery to form a media powerhouse company. There has been a lot of talk on social media about what this means for investors. Some are taking the wait and see approach and will hold onto to their shares of AT&T.Continue reading “AT&T: Dividend Cut, Hold or Sell?”

Weekly Dividends, Options and Investing 5/15/21

This week there was not much activity in the accounts. I did receive a fair amount of dividends this week. The markets pulled back this week. With the markets down this week, let’s take a look at what happened in my accounts and see how the accounts fared. Dividends This week I received the followingContinue reading “Weekly Dividends, Options and Investing 5/15/21”

Weekly Investing Review 5/8/21

This week was a very busy week of investing for me. It was a great week for dividends, there was a bunch of buys, a couple of sells, plenty of options trading and some of the accounts gained this week while others did not. Let’s check out the details. Dividends This week I received theContinue reading “Weekly Investing Review 5/8/21”

April 2021 Financial Update

April has come and gone. I continue to work my financial plan. The progress made this month was good. The longer I work my plan the easier it becomes to work my plan. Let’s take a look at how the month of April shook out! Spending/Savings Spending was down from normal this month. The mainContinue reading “April 2021 Financial Update”

Weekly Investing Review 5/1/21

This was a slow week for activity in the investing accounts but I did get a decent amount of dividends. Overall it wound up being a down week. Let’s check out the details! Dividends This week I received the following dividends in the Roth IRA: American Tower Corp. (AMT) $0.12 This week I received theContinue reading “Weekly Investing Review 5/1/21”

Weekly Investing Review 4/24/21

This week saw little activity for dividends received but quite a bit of activity in the buys and options trading. Overall the accounts were up this week. Let’s check out the details for this week’s activity. Dividends This week was a very light week for dividends. I received the following dividends in my Roth IRAContinue reading “Weekly Investing Review 4/24/21”

Should I Invest in QYLD?

https://www.etf.com/QYLD#overview One of the most popular ETFs that I see on social medial is the Global X Nasdaq 100 Covered Call ETF (QYLD). This ETF seems to have a lot of very enthusiastic investors. I can see why people love this fund with its high yield and monthly distributions, what is not to love? IContinue reading “Should I Invest in QYLD?”