Dividend investing is a method of buying stocks that pay dividends in order to receive a regular income stream from your investments. This income is in addition to any growth in your portfolio as its stocks or other holdings gain value.
What Is Dividend Investing?
Dividends are payments a company makes to shareholders. When you own stocks that pay dividends, you are getting a share of the company’s profits. This allows you to receive a stream of income on top of the growth in your portfolio’s market value.
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