Kevin O’Leary, CBC entertainer and token arch-capitalist, is very fond of dividends. He thunders on about them like a robber baron of yore. But he also happens to be right. Stocks that pay generous dividends have been very good performers, and that comes as no surprise to clever widows and the odd orphan, who’ve been on the dividend bandwagon for decades.
What are your tips for dividend investing? We invite you to share one or two with our readers in the comments field below. The person with the best tip will get a copy of MoneySense’s new retirement book, Guide to Retiring Wealthy, when it comes out in mid-October. For the full story on investment strategies, pick up a copy of the September/October 2010 issue of MoneySense, on newsstands now.