Great Time To Add More SCHD

Monopoly dividends

The Schwab US Dividend Equity ETF (SCHD) has been a pillar of my investing portfolio.  At a very high level, it’s a low-cost ETF that invests in quality, dividend paying (and growing) companies.  I own it in both my retirement account as well as my taxable account.  There are numerous reasons why I own it and will continue to add to it.  In fact, I am preparing to add more…

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Adding More Home Depot This Week

Home improvement has been a great business model for some time.  Regardless of what the economy is doing, Americans love upgrading their homes.  Housing market strong?  “Well maybe it’s time to get a few projects done and look into moving.”  Weak housing market?  “We’ll we can repaint the bedroom or redo that bathroom since we’ll be staying here longer.” Home ownership is a never ending hamster wheel of home fixes…

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Hosting Migration

I have a quick post to make regarding my hosting of Dividend Derek.  I’ve migrated the domain and site content from Amazon Web Services to Bluehost as part of a broader restructuring of my domains.  While I hope the transition is seamless, this is my first time migrating a WordPress site.  Please let me know if anything flat out doesn’t work or doesn’t seem right while I try to iron…

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Completed The UI Upgrade For Custom Stock Alerts

I wanted to write a quick post to let everyone know that I completed the Bootstrap 4 upgrade for Custom Stock Alerts that I first covered in this post.  Most of the upgrade was changing necessary code around to be compliant with Bootstrap 4 vs 3.  I did take the opportunity to rework the top navigation bar a little bit in preparation for more future changes.

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