More share sales

Sold more shares today, including Dixons Retail, Howden Joinery Group, National Grid, Telford Homes, Rightmove, Dot digital Group, Hammerson, Lloyds Banking Group and Magnolia Petroleum.

Most were quite small holdings, but I hesitated before selling National Grid (NG.). While these should have been in the High Yield Portfolio (HYP) they were in the general shares portfolio. Once the sale proceeds have come through I may re-invest in NG. in the HYP.

Questor Income Tips

I listened to a short audio podcast on The Telegraph website earlier today called “Questor Income Tips“.

In the podcast, Garry White talks to Robert Miller about which companies offer the best dividends for hard-pressed investors.

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Pssst. Fancy some free shares?

Today, the Amateur Investor purchased shares in three companies and they didn’t require me to pay money into my dealing account. How would you like some “free” shares?

It sounds too good to be true, right? Wrong!

But how is it possible for you to get some “free” shares too?

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