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Get Paid 9% Dividends With This High-Yield Stock-Like Investment

Some of my favorite dividend investments will pay you exceptionally high yields.  I find it most gratifying to see their outsized dividend payments show up in my account, quarter after quarter, year after year.

And you will too.

Because high yield dividend paying investments really build up your account.  You can see real wealth and income effects from them.

Government Properties Income Trust (NASDAQ: GOV) is one such high dividend payer.  As the name implies, they own properties that they rent to the government.  And as of this writing, they own 93 such buildings, located on 73 properties.

Now, there isn’t much in life that’s guaranteed.  But here’s a pretty safe bet you can make.  And that is that Read the rest of this entry »

How To Increase Your Stock Gains And Minimize Your Losses

The legendary investor Warren Buffett has two great rules for investing.  They are …

Rule 1:  Don’t lose the money.

Rule 2:  See rule number 1.

This is a huge key to successful investing.  So protecting your stock investments is probably one of the most important things you can learn and do.  This is how you make money and keep from having big losses.  You know, losses like you may have heard other investors have taken, or may have experienced yourself.

Now there are two main things you need to do to protect your portfolio.  And both are simple to understand.  So if you just do these two things, Read the rest of this entry »

Two Of My Favorite Investing Newsletters

One of the best, and easiest ways to find good stocks to invest in is with investment newsletters.  This is because they do all of the research for you.

Now, there are literally hundreds of these newsletters offered to the general public, and you could easily get lost in this publishing maze.  So for now, I’m going to keep it simple and just mention two of them.  They are Read the rest of this entry »

You May Be Buying The Wrong Kinds Of Stocks – Buy These Instead

Anne Scheiber, a retired IRS agent of modest means, created $22,000,000 in wealth before she died in 1995.  She was a self-made millionaire.  What was her secret?

Well, it turns out that many of these secret millionaires seem to invest in the same kind of stocks.  And what’s particularly interesting is that these stocks are available to everyone.  And it doesn’t take Read the rest of this entry »

The Easiest Way To Own A Business And Get Paid

Buying stocks is the easiest way to own a profitable business.  And get paid part of their profits.  And you don’t even have to work at the business to get the money.

Because when you invest in stocks, you are actually buying Read the rest of this entry »