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Carrick on money: Is there a dividend bubble?

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The best of the web on money, markets and all things financial, as chosen daily by Globe and Mail personal finance columnist Rob Carrick.

Is there a dividend bubble?
Yes, investors have loaded up on dividend stocks and, yes, these stocks have performed very well. But they're not a bubble, it says here.

Living off dividends
A reality check for investors who want to live off dividend income in retirement – this strategy may not work like you think it will.

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Find your own dividend stocks
How to use online screening tools to find attractive dividend stocks.

Or, check out these ideas for dividend stocks
Veteran stock picker Patrick McKeough looks at some of his top choices in dividend stocks.

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Personal Finance Columnist

Rob Carrick has been writing about personal finance, business and economics for close to 20 years. He joined The Globe and Mail in late 1996 as an investment reporter and has been personal finance columnist since November 1998. Rob's personal finance columns appear in The Globe on Tuesday and Thursday, and his Portfolio Strategy column for investors appears on Saturday. More


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