Daily Archives: June 5, 2016

Safe and Stable Dividend Paying Stocks – Dividend Champion and Contenders List

With interest rates at historic lows and continuing to look to be that way for the foreseeable future, investors and retirees alike are looking at dividend paying stocks to supplement their income. Dividend paying stocks can offer relatively ‘stable and safe’ yields of 4% provided you do your research and buy in to the right companies. Unlike incomes from bonds, companies can cut their dividends in the face of trouble just like Tesco and BHP Billiton recently did. Although income from dividend paying stocks is riskier, it need not be. Buying into a diversified collection of blue chip can provide you with a decent income whilst partially insulating you from […]