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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.

Value Investors: You Won’t Believe the Bargain Offered by This Cheap Bank Stock

Equitable Group (TSX:EQB) is one cheap bank stock. You won't believe just how inexpensive this unloved stock has become. More »

Retirees: These 3 Safe Stocks Will Pay You Cash Every Month

Monthly dividend stocks like Choice Properties (TSX:CHP.UN) and Northland Power (TSX:NPI) are on sale today. Retirees looking for income should really check them out.... More »

Use Covered Calls and This Utility Stock to Create Your Own 22.9% Dividend

A covered call strategy and TransAlta Renewables (TSX:RNW) can really generate some eye-popping yields. We're talking annualized income of 20% or more. More »

Buying Opportunity: These Top TSX Stocks Are Still Down More Than 50%

Even after the market has rallied, top TSX stocks like Slate Retail REIT (TSX:SRT.UN) and Boardwalk REIT (TSX:BEI.UN) are still down more than 50%.... More »

Passive Income Lovers: Lock in a 9.6% Yield on RioCan REIT (TSX:REI.UN) Today

Today is a great time to add RioCan REIT (TSX:REI.UN) and its 9.6% yield to your passive income portfolio. But act quickly, or this... More »

Canada Revenue Agency: This Tax Tip Could Save You Thousands in 2021 and Beyond

You can really lower your future obligations to the Canada Revenue Agency by following this important -- and underutilized -- tax avoidance tip. More »

Forget About the Dividend Cut: Inter Pipeline (TSX:IPL) Is a Screaming Buy at $8

Investors are too worried about Inter Pipeline (TSX:IPL) and its suddenly lower dividend. Instead, they should focus on the value proposition, which is truly... More »

Buy Alert: This High-Quality REIT Is Now Selling for 75% Off

Brookfield Property Partners (TSX:BPY.UN)(NASDAQ:BPY) has a net asset value of around $40 per share. You can buy in today for $10. What a great... More »

Legendary Investor Jim Rogers: This Market Crash Could Get Much Worse

Legendary investor Jim Rogers is still worried about the global economy, but he does have one trick to help individual investors navigate these uncertain... More »

Retiring Soon? Why You Might Need Less Than You Think

If you're planning on retiring soon, don't sweat the suddenly smaller numbers in your brokerage account. Here's why your golden years may still be... More »