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With interest rates low, we have searched online for the best APY's we can find, but they are still rather pathetic. So we found some stocks in old established companies that pay dividends yielding anywhere from 5 to 15% annually. We chose companies that have low volatility, not caring much if the stocks increase in price. We are using them like a savings account we will touch only in an emergency or if dividends stop. We set our account to buy more shares with our...(click title for more info)
..dividends. We haven't risked all of our savings in stocks. We still have money market, savings accounts, CDs, mutual funds, IRAs & a 401k, but use dividend stocks as one more tool to increase our savings.
Do your research. And remember that there is no guarantee or FDIC insurance with stocks.
I am not a very active person. Borrowed Playaway Ztrainer audio book from my local library. It is a 6 week interval training program that is like having your own personal trainer with you while you walk. I have walked 3 days this week using this as my motivation. Loving it!!
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