Monthly Archive: November 2016

Dividend Update - Relaxing Frog 3

Dividend Update – 2016 Q3

Time for my third dividend update. Can you pick the spot where in the dividend graph below I decided that the house was paid off enough to start putting some of my money into shares rather than just paying off more of the mortgage? Or how about the point in the interest graph where the house was fully paid off and the mortgage payments were redirected to savings? Graphs are good at showing changes and progress, and that is why I love them – especially for passive income. If you are new to these updates, then my first update lists more detail...

Intentionality - Door 0

Financial Intentionality – What Is Your Reason

It is not hard to guess what I am talking about when I say intentionality. Obviously I am talking about doing things with a direction, a purpose, a reason, an intent. Recently I listened to a podcast (I wish I could remember which one) that talked about the importance of being intentional in your financial choices and decisions. So I wanted to talk a little bit about my, slightly alternate view on that. I also list my (current) intentions around my finances. Having Intentionality You don’t have to know what you want to have intentionality. I know that may sound backwards, but...