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Nelson Smith

Nelson is a dividend value investor who insists on buying great dividend-paying companies when they are reasonably priced. He has been investing for more than 15 years and is now primarily focused on helping other investors build up a dependable stream of passive income. When he's not studying the markets, Nelson can be found relaxing with his wife and cat or watching the Toronto Blue Jays.

Retire Rich: How to Turn a $63,500 TFSA Into $1 Million (or More!)

To achieve a $1 million TFSA, you'll need steady contributions, time to compound, and great stocks like TC Energy (TSX:TRP)(NYSE:TRP) and Telus (TSX:T)(NYSE:TU). More »

Yield Alert: This 7.7% Dividend Just Got More Secure

Good results have made Cineplex Inc. (TSX:CGX) and its 7.7% yield all the more secure. More »

Retirees: Give Yourself a $500/Month Raise (While Protecting OAS Payments)

A fully-funded TFSA and great high-yield stocks like Slate Retail REIT (TSX:SRT.UN) are all you need to generate some serious passive income. More »

Investors: This Buy-and-Hold Forever Stock Is a Screaming Buy Today

Great Canadian Gaming (TSX:GC) has been an excellent performer, with potential to keep up its stellar results going forward. Here's why. More »

If You Don’t Buy TD Bank (TSX:TD) Shares Today, You’ll Be Kicking Yourself Later

Long-term investments don't get much better than TD Bank (TSX:TD)(NYSE:TD). Why you'll want to own this stock for a long time. More »

Revealed: 3 Top Stocks I Own in My RRSP

Large positions in my RRSP include Enbridge (TSX:ENB)(NYSE:ENB), Bank of Nova Scotia (TSX:BNS)(NYSE:BNS), and Inter Pipeline (TSX:IPL). More »

No Pension? No Problem! How to Turn Your TFSA Into an Income Machine

Great dividend stocks like RioCan REIT (TSX:REI.UN) and Laurentian Bank of Canada (TSX:LB) are just as good as a pension. More »

Value Investors: You’ve Got to Check Out North America’s Cheapest Tech Stock

At just 2.5 times earnings – no, that's not a typo – Yellow Media (TSX:Y) shares are ridiculously cheap. More »

TFSA Investors: 3 Rock-Solid Dividend Stocks Yielding up to 9.3%

Start creating your own TFSA passive-income fund with Boston Pizza (TSX:BPF.UN), Choice Properties REIT (TSX:CHP.UN), and National Bank of Canada (TSX:NA). More »

Yield Alert: Lock In This 10.9% Dividend by November 30

Solid quarterly results just made Chemtrade Logistics (TSX:CHE.UN) and its eye-popping 10.8% yield all the more secure. More »