The Simply Investing Dividend Podcast

Kanwal Sarai

The Simply Investing Dividend Podcast helps you earn more, save your time, and reduce your risk when it comes to dividend investing. Each episode is packed with usable strategies to help you become a successful dividend investor. Guest interviews will inspire and educate you to build your own stream of income from dividends. A new episode every Wednesday. read less

EP16: Dividend Income Investing with Henry Mah
Jan 25 2023
EP16: Dividend Income Investing with Henry Mah
In this episode I interview Henry Mah, an 81 year old who has been investing for more than 30 years, and author of 4 investing books. We discuss dividend investing in today's economic climate. We also cover the following topics in this wide-ranging interview:- How Henry got started in dividend investing- Why Henry does not focus on capital appreciation- ETFs didn't provide the income Henry could get from owning individual stocks- Henry's focus on income rather than growth- Typical holding period for owning dividend stocks- Avoiding cyclical stocks- Henry only wanted to invest in stocks that he could own forever- Why Henry is not interested in owning term deposits or bonds- Why stock markets don't effect his income at all- What effect the financial crisis of 2008 had on his dividend income - The importance of getting your kids to start investing early- Educate yourself before you start investing- Why you are not going to learn anything about investing if you only buy ETFs, mutual funds or index funds- What is the safest and simplest method of investing- Almost anyone can learn dividend growth investing- The hardest part for most investors is getting over their fear of the market- How not to panic when stock prices drop- Do your homework before you invest in any stock- Finding good stocks from within the TSX 60- How to get started with investing- How a  $10,000 investment is now generating $2,000/year in dividend income and is projected to generate $30K to $100k in the future- Compounding of dividend income is incredible, but yet most people still focus on capital growth- When it comes to investing keep it simple- Henry's 4 rules of investing- When to sell- Why diversification is not a concern for Henry even with his 12 stock portfolio- Don't be a fan of diversification be a fan of owning quality companies - The importance of re-investing your dividends- How much time does investing take?- How do you have any confidence investing in dividend stocks when dividends are not guaranteed- Any concerns about the current economic environment?- Henry's approach to draw down from his RRIF in retirementHere's a list of 4 books published by Henry (available on Amazon):1. Your Ever Growing Income (2018)2. Your TFSA Compounder (2019)3. Income Investing Explained (2020)4. Salary for Life (2021)Here's is Henry's site:https://risingyieldoninvestments.blogspot.com/Learn more about Simply Investing: https://www.simplyinvesting.com/Disclaimer: The views and opinions shared on this channel are for informational and educational purposes only. Simply Investing Incorporated nor the author and guests shall be liable for any loss of profit or any commercial damages, including but not limited to incidental, special, consequential, or other damages. Investors should confirm any data before making stock buy/sell decisions. Our staff and editor may hold at any given time securities mentioned in this video/course/report/presentation/platform. The final decision to buy or sell any stock is yours; please do your own due diligence. Stock buy or sell decisions are based on many factors including your own risk tolerance. When in doubt please consult a professional advisor. No advice on the buying and selling of specific securities is provided. For our full legal disclaimer, please visit our website.