Investments

I write about my investor experience in investing in peer to peer lending, dividend stocks, cryptocurrencies and more. Currently on the road to save 1 million dollars by 2045.

Options Trading Income December 2019 - $527.99

Welcome to the tenth (#10) options trading income report - covering earnings I've made from trading options (puts, calls, vertical spreads) in the month of December 2019 In short, December was a very cautious month, after being...

Mintos.com Review 2020 (36 Month of Investing in Peer to Peer Lending)

I've been investing in the Mintos.com peer to peer lending marketplace since the beginning of 2017, or it has been already 36 months or three years since I've been exposing my funds to this Latvian fintech platform.  In the past...

Latest Stock Buy: 53 shares of NRZ

On December 26, 2019, I bought 53 shares of New Residential Investment Corp (NRZ ) at $16.625 per share. With its quarterly dividend payout of 0.5 dollars per share, this latest buy has a dividend yield of 12.03% (before tax) and will...

Income Goal For Dividends and Option Trading Q1 2020 ($1,200/mo)

I have a goal to make at least $1,200 per month for the next 3 months of the year in dividend income + selling options. Every quarter I create a brief income plan/goal laying out plans for the next three months. Last quarter (Q4 2019) I...

Dividend Stock Investment Plan 2020

Currently, we hold 17 stock, all but one are dividend-paying stocks. I have been building this dividend income stock portfolio since 2017. We have both monthly and quarterly paying stocks in the portfolio. As we are not thinking...

December 2019 Dividend Income Report - $235.94

Welcome to the thirty-second (#32) dividend income report, covering earnings I've made from dividend-paying stocks and peer to peer lending in December 2019. Last December we spent some 10 days in Latvia, unfortunately, global...

2019 in Review and Financial Goals for 2020

I'm 34 years old now and I have a goal to save one million dollars by the time I will turn 60. Just 26 years to go. I've been documenting my journey towards financial independence for the last three years already. In today's...

Latest Stock Buy: PNNT

On December 19, 2019, I bought  (got assigned) 100 shares of PennantPark Investment Corp. (PNNT ) at $7.50 per share.  With its quarterly dividend payout of 0.18 dollars per share (before tax), this latest buy has a...

Latest Stock Sale: Energijos skirstymo operatorius

On November 21, 2019, I sold all 1,000 shares of Energijos skirstymo operatorius I had, getting EUR 0.79 per share, to finance the purchase of US stocks. Energijos skirstymo operatorius​ has been in my portfolio since  2017. Unlike...

Latest Stock Sale: Ekspress Grupp

On December 2, 2019, I sold all 530 shares of Ekspress Grupp I had, getting EUR 0.78 per share, to finance the purchase of US stocks. Ekspress Grupp​​ has been in my portfolio since 2017. I remember I bought it while...

Options Income November 2019

Welcome to the ninth (#9) options income report - covering earnings I've made from trading options (puts, calls, vertical spreads, iron condors) in the month of November 2019 Last November turned out the worst in my short...

November 2019 Dividend Income Report - $260.41

Welcome to the thirty-first (#31) dividend income report, covering earnings I've made from dividend-paying stocks and peer to peer lending in November 2019. Last November we spent a week in Italy and Switzerland. Traveling with a 16-...

Latest Buy for Child Stock Portfolio: SPCE

On October 28, 2019, I bought 60 shares of Virgin Galactic (SPCE) at $12.66 per share.  Unlike other stocks in our child portfolio - SPCE is not a dividend payer (at least not yet). In fact, I bought SPCE after watching CNBC live and...

Latest Stock Sale: Ignitis gamyba (Lietuvos energijos gamyba)

On October 21, 2019, I sold all 625 shares of Ignitis gamyba, previously known as  Lietuvos energijos gamyba (LNR1L) I had, getting EUR 0.56 per share, to finance the purchase of US stocks. LNR1L​ has been in my portfolio since...

Options Income October 2019

Welcome to the eight (#8) options income report - covering earnings I've made from trading options (puts, calls, vertical spreads, iron condors) in the month of October 2019 Last October I was mostly selling vertical...

Latest Stock Buy: XIN (Assigned)

On October 17, 2019, I bought (got assigned) 100 shares of Xinyuan Real Estate (XIN ) at $5.00 per share. With its quarterly dividend payout of 0.1 dollars per share, this latest buy has a dividend yield of 8% and will pay ...

Latest Stock Buy For Child Investment Portfolio: RA

In October 2019, I bought an additional 32 shares of Brookfield Real Assets Income Fund Inc (RA) at $22.87 per share. With its monthly dividend payout of 0.20 dollars per share, (before tax) this latest buy has a...

October 2019 Dividend Income Report - $201.36

Welcome to the thirty (#30) dividend income report, covering earnings I've made from dividend-paying stocks and peer to peer lending in October 2019. Wow, thirty income reports so far, that's a quite impressive track of the record,...

Child Dividend Income Report September 2019 - $103.59

I've been documenting my own path to financial freedom through the dividend income since January 2017. When in July 2018, the little Fischer baby girl was born - without any thinking I started to invest for her future by investing in...

September 2019 Crypto Options Income

Welcome to the fourth (#4) crypto options income report - covering monthly earnings I've made from crypto options trading (puts and calls) in September 2019. Last August I sold both Ethereum and Bitcoin on Deribit...

Options Income September 2019

Welcome to the seventh (#7) options income report - covering earnings I've made from trading options (puts, calls, vertical spreads, iron condors) in the month of September 2019 Options are the latest investment strategy in my...

September 2019 Dividend Income Report - $260.36

Welcome to the twenty-ninth (#29) dividend income report, covering earnings I've made from dividend-paying stocks and peer to peer lending in September 2019. Last September we spent in Georgia, traveling around the country a bit...

Latest Stock Buy for Child Investment Portfolio: PBCT

On September 11, 2019, I bought 50 shares of People's United Financial (PBCT ) at $15.72 per share. With its quarterly dividend of 0.1775 cents per share, this latest buy has a dividend yield of 4.51% and will...

Income Plan From Dividends and Option Trading Q4 2019 ($1,000/mo)

I have a plan to make at least $1,000 per month for the next 3 months of the year in dividend income + selling options. Here is the long story short - I've been investing in dividend stocks since early January 2017, fast forward to the...

Options Income August 2019

Welcome to the sixth (#6) options income report - covering earnings I've made from options trading (naked puts and covered calls) in the month of August 2019 Options are the latest investment strategy in my portfolio - in short...

August 2019 Crypto Options Income

Welcome to the third (#3) crypto options income report - covering monthly earnings I've made from crypto options trading (puts and calls) in the August 2019. Last August I sold both Ethereum and Bitcoin on Deribit trading...

Latest Stock Sale: Tallinna Vesi

On September 2, 2019, I sold all 30 shares of Tallinna Vesi (TVEAT) I had, getting EUR 10.85 per share, to finance the purchase of US stocks. TVEAT has been in my portfolio since 2017. As most of the Nasdaq Baltic...

Latest US stock Buy: EDF

At the start of August 2019, I bought an additional 50 shares of Stone Harbor Emerging Markets Income Fund (EDF ) at $ 13.9 per share. With its monthly dividend of 0.18 cents per share, this latest buy has a dividend yield of 15.53% and...

Child Dividend Income Report August 2019 - $31.31

I've been documenting my own path to financial freedom through the dividend income since January 2017. When in July 2018, the little Fischer baby girl was born - without any thinking I started to invest for her future by investing in high...

Latest Stock Buy: NHCBHFFT (Baltic Horizon Fund)

On August 7th, 2019 I bought an additional 250 shares of Baltic Horizon Fund (NHCBHFFT) at EUR 1.38 per share. With its quarterly dividend of 0.025 (before tax) euro cents per share, this latest buy has a dividend yield of 7...