Author: Mr and Mrs DDU.
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One day we want to be able to live purely off the income from our investments. The earlier this happens in our lives, the better.
How do we know if we’re getting any closer? By tracking it of course.
Our dividend updates and graphs run from 1st July to 30th June each year, lining up with the Australian tax year.
In August we were paid the following in cash and franking credits:
Here is our new dividend graph for the tax year:
We knew we were getting nothing, which is why we’re posting this a few days early. We had bought Class (ASX:CL1) earlier this year which did pay in August but went from paying quarterly to half yearly! So no August payments this year sadly.
August 2016: $0
August 2017: $0
Increase in dollars: $0
Increase in percentage: 0%
You may remember that we have a dividend goal of $622.50 for the 2017 calendar year as part of our 2017 goals, which is a 50% increase on 2016’s total. So far during 2017 we have received $357.28, we’re on track but we’ll need a big September, October and November to make it.
How was your August for dividends?
Thanks for reading this article about our investing journey Down Under.
Onwards and upwards!