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
Three Lessons From the Worst Trade I Ever Made
October 21, 2019
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
October 16, 2019
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
October 14, 2019
Seniors should practice good online security habits to avoid falling prey to financial scams.
Will History Trump Economics for This 9.8% Yielder?
October 9, 2019
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
October 2, 2019
Ford Motor Company’s shrinking cash flow may put its dividend safety in jeopardy.
Must-Reads for Beginning Investors
September 30, 2019
These best finance books can set beginning investors off on the right foot.
The Most Impressive Man I’ve Ever Met
September 27, 2019
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
September 23, 2019
In today’s low interest rate environment, investors in closed-end funds should be discerning about finding the best deals.