Strategies to Generate a Diversified Income Stream
A recent study shows income-generation in retirement remains the top priority for the majority of investors, yet many don’t know what to do with their bond allocations. Here are several alternatives to diversify income sources across asset classes.
Dividends: Sharing the Wealth
In recent years, both corporations and individual investors have re-evaluated the importance of dividends, adopting them as key indicators of disciplined management and lower relative volatility. Many domestic and international companies make a point of paying dividends, demonstrating that dividend-paying stocks occupy a sound middle ground between the reliability of fixed-income investments and the growth potential of equities. Of course, there is no guarantee that dividend-paying stocks will continue to pay dividends.