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
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.
Income Options for Seniors Running Out of Money
September 21, 2015
With over half of seniors unable to pay for their basic needs, more and more adult children are taking care of their parents’ finances. Here are four options proven to work in today’s markets – and tomorrow’s.
Want to Hit Home Runs in the Market? Try Following These Four Steps
July 30, 2015
Investors love to swing for the fences. But are you following the right protocol for buying speculative stocks without risking too much?
Why China’s Market Will Crash
July 15, 2015
In the past four weeks, Chinese stocks fell 30%. Roughly $4 trillion of value was destroyed. But it’s about to get worse.
How an 88-Year-Old Tortoise Won the Investing Game
July 1, 2015
Are you taking on too much risk investing for income? There’s an easier way… one that’s been proven over decades to work.