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Bill Roberts writes about everything you need to make informed decisions regarding your financial well-being from utilizing your IRA, to buying a business, to managing your mortgage for tax advantages and net worth, to investing in land and other investment real estate
Trump vs China, Part IIWell, the battle is on.Trump just wanted to stop China from dumping steel and aluminum, but China thought he was just another weak American politician. They put tariffs on grains and products from the mid-west. Trump was supposed to cave.Surprise!So Trump upped the ante. No...
Back in 2012 I was wondering what I could do to get some extra cash each month.My wife had a friend that was doing well in her network marketing opportunity.Irene (my wife) talked me into going with her to a presentation with her friend. It was Melaleuca. I had never heard of it, but my wife want...
Building For Your Retirement Whenever I teach Baby Boomer Retirement Planning I start at the beginning. And that is “How much does it cost you to live each (and every) month? And then I explain that when you retire it will cost you more. About 20-25% more. Why? Because when you retire “every day ...
What I Think About The National Association of Realtors© by Bill RobertsBack in 1975 when I joined my local Board of Realtors© it wasn’t because I wanted to, it was because I had to IF I WANTED ACCESS TO THE MLS. Well, today that reason no longer exists. Everyone has MLS access.And it wasn’t beca...
News Flash – The DRE is backToday I received an email from the State of California Department of Real Estate. It stated that as of July 1st The Bureau of Real Estate would cease to exist. A new Department of Real Estate will emerge.So, why did this happen? Why did California “kill off” the Depart...
My “Idea” is one I used before (because is was a good one): What was your BEST post that wasn’t FEATURED but should have been??? This is a CHALLENGE, not a contest. And multiple entries are encouraged if you had multiple posts passed over. The SUBJECT MATTER is wide open, as long as it is somehow...
More Multiple Streams of IncomeAs you know, I advise members of our generation (Baby Boomers) how to actually be able to retire (someday).The old ways just don’t work. That is why about 90% of  us can NEVER RETIRE. Retirement is expensive. In most cases it will cost us 20% MORE each month to live...
Why Am I Broke?This is a question that many Baby Boomers ask themselves a few years into their retirement. It is not a question they wanted to ask but it is inevitable anyway.Most retirement planners only know one approach to retirement: SPEND DOWN YOUR ASSETS.They believe that your working years...
In the 1950s we were all rich. Anybody (any American, that is) could afford to travel the world. Everything was cheap (for us) because we made everything, Our factories were humming, turning out goods that we sold to the world.Then Europe, Japan, and Korea wanted into the game. They started  maki...
I Don't Miss The NFLIn days gone by my Sundays would be dedicated to watching football from earlymorning 'til late at night.  Three full games EVERY Sunday.I was getting a little tired of the NFL.  The owners are mostly a bunch of jerks.  Theteams belong to the owners, not the community where the...

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