Dividends are red-hot right now, and yields don't get much better than those offered by Altria (NYSE:MO) and Annaly Capital (NYSE:NLY).

With that in mind, Chris Bledsoe poses a question: Which dividend is safer? In the video below, Austin chimes in with why he likes Altria's dividend better.

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