Tim Plaehn

Tim is the lead investment research analyst for income and dividend investing at Investors Alley. He is the editor for The Dividend Hunter, an investment advisory delivering income investments with double digit growth in share price and dividend payments, 30 Day Dividends, and Automatic Income Machine.

Prior to his work with Investors Alley, Tim was a stock broker, a Certified Financial Planner, and F-16 Fighter pilot and instructor with the United States Air Force. During his time in the service he was stationed at various military locations in the U.S., Europe, and Asia. Tim graduated from the United States Air Force Academy with a degree in mathematics.
Tim’s area of specialty is evaluating income generating investments to find the combination of sustainable and growing dividends, special dividend opportunities, and share price appreciation driven by management’s commitment to dividend growth.

He has previously written for USA Today, The Motley Fool, eHow, SFGate, Chron.com, Wikinvest.com, Newsmax Media, among others, and has contributed vast firsthand research to a major provider of data on master limited partnerships.

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