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.
Articles by Marc Lichtenfeld
My Surprising Experiment With Peer-to-Peer Lending
June 20, 2017
Last year, Marc tried out a fast-growing new form of income investing: peer-to-peer lending. The results of his experiment surprised even him.
An Interview With the Agent Who Infiltrated Escobar’s Cartel
July 19, 2016
Listen to an exclusive interview with the man who helped bring down one of the biggest money laundering operations in history.
The Funds You Should Actually Be Buying
May 31, 2016
Mutual funds used to be the darlings of the investment world. But recently, their dirty little secret has come out…
Are You Missing Out on $2,227 in Easy Tax Savings?
March 30, 2016
You’ve heard all about the tax benefits of 401(k)s. But there’s another plan that may be even more beneficial…
No, This Isn’t Like What Happened in 2008
February 22, 2016
What’s happening in the energy sector is bad. But it isn’t anywhere near the disaster that bears and the media would have you believe…
The Crucial Balance Sheet Metric Everyone Ignores
January 27, 2016
When researching an investment, don’t worry so much about earnings, sales and cash flow. Instead, pay close attention to this important variable…
What You Need to Know About the NYSE’s New Trading Rule
November 25, 2015
On February 26, the New York Stock Exchange will institute a rule that will affect the way you place buy and sell orders. Here’s what you need to know…
Don’t Buy the House You Can Afford
September 29, 2015
It can be tough to resist the allure of a big new house. But if you can be happy in a less expensive property, it can free you up to do other things – like invest for the future.