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6StarMedia: My First Big Online Success

When we last left off, we were talking about the fails that lead to my first online success. I had just formed a new partnership with Maggie and we were continuing on with the niche website business that I had [...]

January 4, 2017 Website Business
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Time to Review Your 2016

With just over a week left in 2016 and a few days before Christmas, it’s a good time to review your performance for the year. There are many facets of your life that can be reviewed and possibly improved on, [...]

December 24, 2016 Saving Money
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Google Can Help You Save Money

As a friend recently reminded me, this is the information age. There is no excuse for lack of knowledge. If you have any mechanical skills whatsoever, patience, and the will to learn, there is literally nothing we can not accomplish. [...]

December 1, 2016 Saving Money
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Fix and Flip Lessons Learned

When we left off talking about my client from hell, they had left and abandoned their agreement with me. It was the beginning of a long road ahead! I decided that I wasn’t going to attempt to rent it again, [...]

November 23, 2016 Real Estate
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The Rent to Own Clients from Hell

As a novice real estate investor, I still have lots to learn. Yes, I am enjoying success with two of the three rental properties (you’ll hear the story of my previous residence turned rental very soon), but the other rent [...]

November 13, 2016 Real Estate
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Buy Used Before Going New

The rise of the internet era has made selling your used stuff a lot easier. Gone are the days of piling up a bunch of junk (albeit, someone else’s supposed treasure) in your garage or basement for your yearly one [...]

November 12, 2016 Saving Money

Fiverr is Great…But Do Your Homework!

Since I was getting behind a bit on my posts, I went to Fiverr to hire a writer. If you’re not familiar with Fiverr, it’s a community of virtual contractors willing to do various tasks starting for as low as [...]

October 27, 2016 Website Business
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The Fails that led to my First Success: Part 2

When we left off after my first big fail, I was out $2000 invested in a social network that did not look promising. It was called Clickthrou for those that didn’t read the first post. Even though I knew I [...]

October 19, 2016 Website Business
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My First REAL Rent to Own Client

It wasn’t too long after my first rent to own client fail that I had another prospective client. Only this time I was way more prepared. They were saving for a down payment on a home when they had an [...]

October 17, 2016 Real Estate
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Silver Investing: The Poor Man’s Gold

Any investor with half a brain will tell you that it’s important to diversify your portfolio, meaning not putting all your eggs in one basket. One such investment that is starting to gain traction but not quite mainstream yet is [...]

October 16, 2016 Side Hustles