Monday morning trades…. Dividend reinvestment and a punt on a retailer

I’m going to be a bit busy this week, so won’t have as much time to devote to the Amateur Investor website as I would like. I am only an Amateur Investor, so making a living sometimes gets in the way of spending time on other projects such as this one.

Anyway, the Dividends are coming in thick and fast at the moment, so reinvesting them to make them start working as soon as possible has been a priority.

So today I made 4 small purchases.

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And the search for income continues

I came up with an ambitious plan earlier this week while compiling a list of income events like dividend payments and bank interest.

You know how the Amateur Investor loves income from savings and dividends – well what if I could receive at least one dividend or interest payment every day. Wouldn’t it be great to receive money every day!

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Do you know the only thing that gives me pleasure? It’s to see my dividends coming in

I came across this quote from John D. Rockefeller while listening to an audio Podcast from Questor (Garry White of The Telegraph) called Questor Income Tips, and it sums up the Amateur Investor attitude to investing perfectly.

Regular readers of the Amateur Investor blog will know that passive income and dividend income is extremely important to me. And I regularly reinvest dividend income to purchase “free shares”.

So when more dividend income appeared in my account with The Share Centre this morning – this time from St James’s Place (STJ) , a dividend of 3.2p per share – I quickly looked to reinvest the dividend…

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