How to Boost High Dividend Covered Call Returns

Boost Returns With High-Dividend Stock Covered Calls Writing covered calls on high-yield dividend stocks is a common way to increase returns on an investment portfolio. This is because the call option premium protects against the drop in share price on the ex-dividend date. When the yield is high, the risk is low. The option premium… Continue reading How to Boost High Dividend Covered Call Returns

Investment: How to Take a Holistic Approach – 1

Why is Holistic Financial and Investment Planning Important? A pandemic changes the way people invest. For some, this means putting their money into assets that are safer. For others, it means rethinking how they decide how much risk to take. Others have to wait for the market to settle down. To survive the market slump,… Continue reading Investment: How to Take a Holistic Approach – 1

Taxes and Inflation – Your Biggest Enemies after Retirement

Lower your taxes.  Instead of looking at your investments first, begin by taking a look at your taxes and determine a good method to minimize them.  You ideally need to move from growth type of investments to income producing investments, when planning for a flawless retirement.  By simply changing your portfolio’s funds to more tax… Continue reading Taxes and Inflation – Your Biggest Enemies after Retirement

Are You Prepared in case the Current Market Loses Its Steam?

Recent news headlines have repeatedly indicated that the uncertainties in the global political and economic policies are unprecedented. The uncertainties in the global investment markets have increased; however, the global stock market volatility has declined.  Many markets have reached new highs.  The situation is very unusual. One of the problems is the commonly used market… Continue reading Are You Prepared in case the Current Market Loses Its Steam?

Buffett Shared the Best Strategy To Invest In The Stock Market

The Dow Jones Industrial Average has a record high for 12 consecutive trading days, but Warren Buffett still believes that US stocks have not yet seen a bubble. He even bought more of the Apple stock this year. Buffett in an interview with “Squawk Box” mentioned that if the interest rate is 7-8%, then the… Continue reading Buffett Shared the Best Strategy To Invest In The Stock Market

Do Not Over Pay Your Income Taxes after Retirement

Most seniors live off a fixed income whether the income comes from the social security, pension, or 401k. That’s why it’s important to take advantage of the tax breaks available in order to save money. Medical expense deductions The medical expense deduction allows taxpayers to deduct healthcare expenses that exceed 10% of their AGI, adjusted… Continue reading Do Not Over Pay Your Income Taxes after Retirement