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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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.

Will History Trump Economics for This 9.8% Yielder?

This retailer’s dividend safety may be secure, but its decreasing cash flow bears watching.

Ford Investors Will Have to Be Tough When It Comes to Their Dividend

Ford Motor Company’s shrinking cash flow may put its dividend safety in jeopardy.

Must-Reads for Beginning Investors

These best finance books can set beginning investors off on the right foot.

The Most Impressive Man I’ve Ever Met

The old-fashioned investing wisdom that inspired Marc to begin his career is still relevant for everyday investors.

Closed-End Bond Funds: What You Need to Know

In today’s low interest rate environment, investors in closed-end funds should be discerning about finding the best deals.