Business Planning 101: Introductory Page (w/EXAMPLES)

As I promised in The Importance of a Business Plan, I will be taking you on the journey of writing your very own business plan! We will be starting with the Introductory Page. Components of the Introductory Page: Name of business When trying to come up with a name for your business focus on the … Continue reading Business Planning 101: Introductory Page (w/EXAMPLES)

Dividend Aristocrats and Dividend Kings

Investing in dividend paying companies is a good way to receive passive income! Today, I want to share with you some of my favorite dividend aristocrats and dividend kings! Dividend Aristocrats are companies who have increased their dividend for at least 25 consecutive years. My favorite dividend aristocrats: AT&T Inc. (T)Atmos Energy (ATO)Becton, Dickinson, & … Continue reading Dividend Aristocrats and Dividend Kings

FINANCIAL LITERACY LESSONS: “GOOD” DEBT VS “BAD” DEBT

WHAT IS DEBT? The money you owe another person or a business. "GOOD" DEBT Money owed for things that can help build wealth or increase income over time. Example: student loans, mortgages, business loans "BAD" DEBT Money borrowed to purchase a depreciating asset Example: cars, high interest credit cards Book Recommendation: The Psychology of Money: … Continue reading FINANCIAL LITERACY LESSONS: “GOOD” DEBT VS “BAD” DEBT

HOW TO RESEARCH STOCKS FOR BEGINNERS

If you are starting your investing journey, you need to research stocks before investing. This is key in making the right decision and getting into a stock at the right price. Sites to use for research (best site for beginners): Macrotrends.net Yahoo Finance Seeking Alpha Quantitive Research A good way to start is to look … Continue reading HOW TO RESEARCH STOCKS FOR BEGINNERS

5 Books for Beginner Investors

If you're ready to start investing and are looking for a guide, here are some of the best investing books for beginners. It's important to do your own research before you start investing. I will have more on how to research before investing in the coming weeks. A Random Walk Down Wall Street: The Time-Tested … Continue reading 5 Books for Beginner Investors