Knowing what to do with your dividend statement is easy. Clutch it to your breast, coo softly, and savour the arrival of money in your bank account. Then hand it to your accountant at tax time. But what do you do with your Notice of Annual General Meeting (or AGM)?
You’ve probably received a few recently. If you’re like most shareholders, you’ll ignore it for a couple of weeks. Then, when it’s too late, you’ll take another look and send it off to meet its destiny in the recycling bin. Problem solved.