Marc Lichtenfeld

Income Expert

A master of the steady, reliable science of income investing, Marc’s commentary has appeared in The Wall Street Journal, Barron’s and U.S. News & World Report. He has also appeared on CNBC, Fox Business and Yahoo Finance. His book Get Rich With Dividends: A Proven System for Double-Digit Returns achieved best-seller status shortly after its release in 2012. He captures the hearts and minds of readers approaching their golden years in his daily e-letter, Wealthy Retirement.

 

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How Much Insurance Do You Need?

When choosing an insurance policy, consider what kinds of coverages you truly need.

Did a Merger Make This 9.7% Yield More Secure?

This master limited partnership’s dividend safety has improved with increasing cash flow.

Should You Borrow Money From Your 401(k)?

Account holders who are trying to pay down debt should consider their options when deciding whether to borrow from a 401(k).

How Safe Is This Oil Giant’s 6.3% Yield?

The oil business hasn’t been an easy one over the past several years, but this oil giant has beaten the odds.

You Don’t Have to Settle for Low Interest Rates

High-interest savings and checking accounts and other new options for investors can alleviate the income hit low interest rates have caused.

Three Lessons From the Worst Trade I Ever Made

Marc shares a difficult lesson from the dot-com boom that helped inspire his current investing philosophy.

A 7.9% Yield That’s Unlikely to Go Up in Smoke

Is this winning vice stock’s dividend safety secure enough to support its high payout ratio?

The One Thing to Do to Make Sure You Don’t Get Scammed

Seniors should practice good online security habits to avoid falling prey to financial scams.