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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.

Is This Stable 8.8% Dividend About to Get Totally Disrupted?

Upstart competition could disrupt Bridgemarq Real Estate Services (TSX:BRE) and its main brand. Do you need to worry about the security of its dividend? More »

Millennials: This Ridiculously Simple Strategy Could Secure Your Retirement

A dividend-growth strategy using Bank of Montreal (TSX:BMO)(NYSE:BMO) and Telus Corporation (TSX:T)(NYSE:TU) can take the stress out of retirement planning. More »

TFSA Investors: 3 Great Stocks Yielding Up to 8.3%

Great dividend stocks like Slate Retail REIT (TSX:SRT.UN) and National Bank of Canada (TSX:NA) would look great in any investor's TFSA. More »

3 Must-Own ETFs for Monthly Income

Some of Canada's top monthly ETFs -- including BMO Canadian Dividend ETF (TSX:ZDV) -- are great choices for income during your golden years. More »

TFSA Investors: This Former Market Darling Just Hit a Massive Buy Signal

At a 52-week low, it's time to load up on undervalued Nutrien (TSX:NTR)(NYSE:NTR) shares and collect the 4% dividend. More »

3 Reasons I’m Wildly Bullish on TSX Stocks

After a lacklustre decade, I'm a big bull on Canadian stocks like Bank of Nova Scotia (TSX:BNS)(NYSE:BNS). Here's why. More »

Is Your TFSA Ready for an Upcoming Market Crash?

Worried about the stock market? Use more conservative stocks like the Claymore Preferred Share ETF (TSX:CPD) and Slate Retail REIT (TSX:SRT.UN) to decrease your... More »

Investors: 1 ETF You Should Avoid… Forever

I'd never buy the BMO Equal Weights Bank ETF (TSX:ZEB) for my portfolio. Here's why. More »

3 Great Stocks to Help You Retire Rich

Your retirement will start to look more secure if you own great stocks like TD Bank (TSX:TD)(NYSE:TD), RioCan REIT (TSX:REI.UN), and Dollarama (TSX:DOL). More »

These 3 Dividend Kings Haven’t Missed a Payout in 50 Years

Want consistent dividends? Then check out Bank of Montreal (TSX:BMO)(NYSE:BMO), Enbridge (TSX:ENB)(NYSE:ENB) and BCE (TSX:BCE)(NYSE:BCE). More »