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2003 was a tough year for me.  Towards the end of 2002 I left a well-paying job in another line of work because I didn't like the direction the company was heading.  The owner / founder had sold the business and I could tell the new owners "didn't get" what made the company special and came in wi...
02/05/2010
If you recognize the title of this blog as a quote from "Groundhog Day", you are my kind of people. In 1993, comedian Bill Murray starred in the movie "Groundhog Day" about a TV Weatherman caught in a never ending Groundhog Day celebration in Punxsutawney, PA.  For years, this big shot, big city ...
02/02/2010
As we approach our annual turkey fest, it is worth taking note of the real lesson the Pilgrims taught us.  We're going through some tough times economically all across our land, but NOTHING like the earliest Americans experienced during their first two years on American soil. To finance the cost ...
11/20/2009
Okay, I think I get it now and I'm ready to give you the scoop on the new law.  I know this news has been circulating around for awhile now, with many industry professionals trying to be the first to tell you the new rules, but up until now - I still had questions that I couldn't find answers to ...
11/13/2009
Mortgages can be confusing, but sometimes there are simple answers to tough questions like this one: "Should I pick an adjustable rate mortgage, like a 3/1 or 5/1 ARM, or go with a 30 year Fixed Rate?"  How many times has a buyer or borrower asked you that question?  How do you help them choose i...
11/11/2009
The following stories are from my new database email "marketing" series called "99 Ways to Get Out of Debt and Build Wealth".  I'm tired of all the past clients who are calling looking for foreclosure avoidance, loan modifications, and short sales advice, so I thought I'd put together a series de...
10/23/2009
(From my series "99 Ways to Get Out of Debt and Build Wealth") Lesson #2:  Of Course Uneeda Biscuit - Certainly!!! As we learned in lesson one, The National Biscuit Company was up and running in 1898, reducing costs and increasing productivity for the 114 formerly independent bakeries.  But to ta...
10/23/2009
(From my series "99 Ways to Get Out of Debt and Build Wealth") Lesson #3: Your "Little White String" Could Make ALL the Difference In 1840, Albert - son of the Duke of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha (Germany) - married his English cousin, Queen Victoria, beginning one of the greatest stories of love, romance,...
10/23/2009
(From my series "99 Ways to Get Out of Debt and Build Wealth") Lesson #4:  Got Milk? Spurred by earlier successes (Uneeda Biscuits, Barnum's Animals, Fig Newtons, Nabisco Wafers - still sold under the name "Bisco's" in parts of the country - to name a few), Nabisco was anxious to introduce even m...
10/23/2009
One of the biggest casualties of the current tightening of mortgage guidelines has been Self-Employed Borrowers.  This month, I've had two applications that I've had to turn down for lack of income even though each of these applicants was generating thousands of dollars in "revenue" each month.  ...
09/11/2009
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