December is here! Less than 1/12 of this year is left, thankfully. In 26 days, we can kiss this year goodbye and never look back!
And right after Thanksgiving, it was time to pull out the Christmas decorations. The dog does not really like her Santa outfit.
Meanwhile, I earned some dividends. 32 companies paid me a total of $1,035.51. This is a 13.03% year to year gain from the $916 I got in 2019. After the big shuffles I have gone through over the past 15 months, seeing a gain like that was truly satisfying and motivating to improve on that number in 2021.
The big ones are AT&T (T) and their monster 7% dividend and Omega Healthcare (OHI), a healthcare REIT (one of my few REITs now), also with a 7% dividend.
Here's the breakdown: