In recent years, dividends have been experiencing a resurgence of interest as a means to generate investment income. This may be partly due to the fact that about 10,000 of the men and women that make up the Baby Boomer Generation are turning 65 every day and are looking for supplemental income. It may also be due to the challenge of finding income investments at attractive rates and/or yields.
Whatever the reason, dividends are what many investors are seeking as they put their savings dollars to work for them. In this section, we provide some general information about dividends, for those who may be unfamiliar with investing for dividend income, as well as more in-depth information about monthly dividends from Realty Income.
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