Dividend Diplomats

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3 fundamental lessons Warren Buffett learned from his mentor Ben Graham

Warren Buffett spent his late teens consuming as many books on stocks and investing as possible. When he picked up a copy of Benjamin Graham's new book "The Intelligent Investor" in 1949, his life was changed.<p>It was a guide to "value investing," a system Graham began developing with his fellow …

Warren Buffett

What I Learned from Warren Buffett

W<i>arren Buffett: The Making of an American Capitalist,</i> Roger Lowenstein (New York: Random House, 1995).<p>Roger Lowenstein begins his new biography of Warren Buffett with a disclaimer. He reveals that he is a longtime investor in Berkshire Hathaway, the company that under Buffett’s guidance has seen …

Warren Buffett’s 10 Inspiring Tips For Young People

<b>Advice from One of the World’s Wealthiest Men…and Wisest</b><p>I know the article title mentions these tips are for “young people,” but hey, I did not …

10 Lessons From Reading 10 years of Warren Buffett's Letters to Berkshire Hathaway's Shareholders

Every year around this time we start to look for predictions and ideas on how to perform better in the next year. What better way to predict the future if not by looking to the past for lessons from one of the greatest investors of our time? I'm talking about 10 years of Warren Buffet's letters to …

The Buffett Formula: How to Get Smarter

“The best thing a human being can do is to help another human being know more.”<br>— <b>Charlie Munger</b><p>“Go to bed smarter than when you woke up.”<br>— <b>Charlie</b> …

How Jim Cramer found his real passion

Host of CNBC's "Mad Money," Jim Cramer spoke with Business Insider CEO and Editor-in-Chief Henry Blodget at the website's 2015 IGNITION conference about how opening a restaurant in Brooklyn helped him find a passion for people and hospitality.

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Dividends are the new battlefront: Barclays sees slowest dividend growth in 5 years

There is a corporate war afoot, and dividends are on the front lines.<p>Amid lackluster earnings and a liquidity pinch among debt-laden energy companies, corporate dividends are increasingly being sacrificed as embattled companies attempt to bolster their balance sheets.<p>Pipeline operator Kinder Morgan …


GOLDMAN: Here are the 14 best stocks for fat dividends and huge buybacks

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Dividend Investing: It's Hard to Beat

It's easy to ignore dividends when investing in the stock market, as quarterly payments of, say, $0.31 or $0.57 don't seem like anything to get …


Here is a list of some of my favorite books I have read and that I highly recommend for building your financial independence knowledge.

Early Retirement Through Dividend Stocks

Early Retirement Through Dividend Stocks by Sure Dividend<p>The average retirement age in the United States is 62. The average <i>expected</i> retirement age is …