Roadmap2Retire

About the Author Roadmap2Retire

I am a personal finance and investing blogger. A software designer by profession, I have a passion for economics, business, finance and investing. My personal financial goals are to generate enough passive income to fund my retirement, and along the journey - share my experiences and help the readers.

Gold As An Investment Vehicle

Earlier this week, I posted an article on gold as an alternative form of investment. Gold is one of the oldest and most …

Alternative Investments: Gold

Alternative Investments can provide lucrative returns that are unavailable by investing in the stock or bond market. In earlier posts, we discussed alternative investments …

Agrium Inc. Announces Dividend Increase (AGU)

Agrium Inc. (USA) (NYSE:AGU) released it quarterly results today and with that announced an increase in its quarterly dividends by 12%.

Outlook for May 2015: AMGN, GE, KO, SBUX, and More

The Sell-in-May-And-Go-Away season is upon us. For those who are unaware, the theory goes that markets tend to perform better when stocks are held …

Apple Inc. (AAPL) Dividend Increase

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) announced a 10.

Are Tobacco Stocks Still a Good Investment?

One category of investments that are popular with investors and have done well over the years are the Sin Stocks. These are investments in industries …

Recent Buy: Apple Inc

After a lot of contemplation and deciding whether to wait or pull the trigger on a purchase, I decided that it was as …

The Book Value: A Lesson in Investing

In this article, I take a closer look at the book value of the company and why you should consider it when picking …

Amgen: A Dividend Growing Powerhouse In My Portfolio

The stock market isn’t providing good discounts especially in quality names, but at least the return of volatility is providing some opportunities for …

Recent Buy – Magna International Inc.

One of my favorite series of posts is when I add more capital to work and introduce a new stock to my portfolio. …

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