Lessons in Landlording: HOA will Check, so Hide Those Satellite Dishes from Plain Sight!

You know, just when I thought things were going smoothly with the property rental, I had to go and write an update in my monthly expense report and whisk away all my good luck!

Fortunately, this latest issue was quickly resolved and didn’t require much participation from my end. I simply answered calls, scheduled appointments, and gave

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Exelon (EXC), We Have a Problem!

I should confess that the longer I invest in stocks, the more risk adverse I am becoming. However, I don’t feel like this is necessarily a bad thing – as the portfolio size and value grows, naturally there will be a greater incentive to preserve capital. In this case, I need to

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Where Do You See Yourself in the Next 4 years?

Now that the election has come and gone, I’m sure President Obama and his staff are busy at work trying to put together a plan for the next 4 years. In some ways, it’s hard for me to believe that it’s already been 4 years since he was last elected – as it so often seems, time seems to be

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Real Estate Rental Property #2 Search (November 6, 2012)

Readers who have been following this blog know that I’ve been diligently focused on building my dividend growth portfolio lately. I’ve been doing my best to save my bi-weekly paychecks, signing bonuses, ESPP, stock options, RSU’s, rental income, etc. to fund more and more

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