Jonathan Burton is a noted investment expert and writer. While it appears that the entire world has recently discovered high dividend stocks, Jonathan caustions that they often come with added risk. You need to do your research to be certain that the dividend is safe and secure. You also need to understand that these stocks are susceptible to market corrections, just like the rest of your portfolio. There is no such thing as a risk free investment. Your challenge is to understand the risks inherent in any investment and use readily available strategies to minimize it.
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