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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.

Revealed: Why This Is the Only Mining Stock I Own

You won't believe the massive dividends paid by Labrador Iron Ore Royalty Corp (TSX:LIF), the only mining stock in my portfolio today. More »

Bombardier Inc. (TSX:BBD.B): Sorry Folks, It’s Going to Go Bankrupt

With a bloated balance sheet and many other issues, it's inevitable. Bombardier (TSX:BBD.B) will end up being a very poor investment choice. More »

Investors: It’s Not Too Late… Lock in This 8.7% Yield Today

The time to act is now. Lock in a succulent 8.7% yield from Automotive Properties REIT (TSX:APR.UN) before More »

Investors: Should You Buy Canada’s Cheapest Bank Stock?

You won't believe the valuation of Laurentian Bank (TSX:LB), Canada's cheapest bank stock. But is that enough to make it a buy today? More »

Does Your TFSA Have These 3 Buy-and-Hold Forever Stocks?

Your TFSA deserves great forever stocks like Royal Bank (TSX:RY)(NYSE:RY), Algonquin Power and Utilities (TSX:AQN)(NYSE:AQN), and Genworth MI Canada (TSX:MIC). More »

5 Dirt-Cheap Value Stocks Trading Under $5 Per Share

You won't believe how cheap value stocks like Plaza Retail REIT (TSX:PLZ.UN), Alcanna Inc. (TSX:CLIQ), and Husky Energy (TSX:HSE) are today. More »

Will Negative Interest Rates Come to Canada?

Will negative interest rates come to Canada? They very well could. Here's how your portfolio will respond to such a strange new world. More »

Warning: CERB Recipients Who Don’t Follow The Rules Could Face Jail Time

Warning! If you're improperly receiving CERB payments, you could be in a heap of trouble if some proposed legislation passes. More »

Better Buy: BCE (TSX:BCE) or Telus (TSX:T)?

Showdown! Both BCE Inc. (TSX:BCE)(NYSE:BCE) and Telus Corporation (TSX:T)(NYSE:TU) are excellent stocks. But should investors prefer one over the other? More »

Forget CERB: How To Build a Passive Income Stream That Will Last Forever

Passive income doesn't have to be fleeting. Here's how you can create your own permanent income stream using Northwest Healthcare Properties REIT (TSX:NWH.UN). More »