Articles from Nilus Mattive, Income Superstars

About Nilus Mattive, Income Superstars

Nilus Mattive has been obsessed with dividend-paying stocks since the sixth grade. These days, Nilus loves telling investors about dividend-paying stocks in his monthly newsletter, Income Superstars. He also edits nearly every issue of Weiss Research’s free daily investment e-letter, Money and Markets.

Looking for Dividend Stocks with Buffett’s Criteria

Looking for Dividend Stocks with Buffett’s Criteria

I’ve praised Warren Buffett in this space before, and for good reason — he has one of the most successful — and longest-running — investment track records in the world. Better yet, he always manages to keep a level head even when the... read more »

 

Sometimes The Most Powerful Investing Strategies Are Also The Simplest

Sometimes The Most Powerful Investing Strategies Are Also The Simplest

A lot of folks just don’t get dividends. They think they’re little throwaway payments that companies make to shareholders. Or they say only deep-pocketed investors really benefit from them. But nothing could be further from the truth! In... read more »

 

A Kid-Friendly Tax Shelter to Consider Before April 18

A Kid-Friendly Tax Shelter to Consider Before April 18

In my last few columns I’ve been talking about a number of ways you can both save for retirement and reduce your tax burden. But today I want to talk about one more type of tax shelter that’s great for a child in your life — whether... read more »

 

Bargains Abound in Big Pharma Stocks…

Bargains Abound in Big Pharma Stocks…

About a month ago I told you about some of my favorite sectors for income right now, and healthcare was one of them. Today I want to drill down a little further and talk about a specific industry within that group — the major pharmaceutical... read more »

 

Three Critical Threats to Your Retirement

Three Critical Threats to Your Retirement

I’m not going to mince words, today. Whether you’re far away from retirement like I am, or you’ve already stopped working, you face at least three critical threats … Retirement Threat #1: The Social Security Situation Is Worsening! Last... read more »

 

The Incredible Shrinking Social Security Fund

The Incredible Shrinking Social Security Fund

Last week, I talked about mounting problems for state and city pension funds … along with the possibility that some of them could ultimately go belly up. And while a lot of folks continue to say such a thing could never happen, I have yet... read more »

 

Dead Ahead: State and City Pension Failures

Dead Ahead: State and City Pension Failures

Last week The New York Times dropped a bombshell, reporting that “policy makers are working behind the scenes to let states declare bankruptcy and get out from under crushing debts, including the pensions they have promised to retired public... read more »

 

4 Steps to a Richer Retirement

4 Steps to a Richer Retirement

Take a quick survey of the retirement landscape and things look pretty darn dire. According to a survey conducted by Wells Fargo last month, the average American has managed to save a meager 7 percent of the amount they’d like to have in their... read more »