Enjoy inflation-busting income growth from these mid and large cap champions
Thursday 05 Sep 2019 Author: Martin Gamble
Investors looking for income from their portfolio should be mindful of the drag effect that inflation can have on their dividends as well their sustainability. Inflation reduces the purchasing power of each pound spent and over time can seriously reduce the ‘real purchasing’ value. For example over the last 10 years the consumer price index ( CPI ) has averaged 2.1%, which doesn’t sound much, but that is equivalent...