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NFL 2011 Week 13 - 11/30/11 09:22 PM
NFL 2011 Week 13 Here's the schedule for this weeks NFL games. My picks are in Bold. Thursday, Dec. 1 Philadelphia at Seattle Sunday, Dec. 4 Oakland at Miami Tennessee at Buffalo Kansas City at Chicago Denver at Minnesota NY Jets at Washington Cincinnati at Pittsburgh Atlanta at Houston Carolina at Tampa Bay Indianapolis at New England Baltimore at Cleveland Dallas at Arizona Green Bay at NY Giants St. Louis at San Francisco Detroit at New Orleans Monday, Dec. 5 San Diego at Jacksonville Bye Week - None Lock of the Week - San Francisco For the record, I went 12-4 (3 comments)
BCS Top 25 Games - Week of Dec. 1, 2011 - 11/30/11 09:12 PM
BCS Top 25 Games - Week of Dec. 1, 2011 Here's the schedule for this weeks games of the Tops 25 BCS Teams. My picks are in Bold. Thursday, Dec. 1 No. 23 West Virginia at South Florida Friday, Dec. 2 UCLA at No. 9 Oregon Saturday, Dec. 3 No. 24 Southern Miss at No. 6 Houston Iowa State at No. 11 Kansas State UNLV at No. 18 TCU No. 22 Texas at No. 17 Baylor No. 14 Georgia vs. No. 1 LSU (neutral site) New Mexico at No. 7 Boise State No. 10 Oklahoma at No. 3 Oklahoma State No. (4 comments)
3 "Newbie" bloggers and a blogging tip. - 11/27/11 04:11 PM
3 "Newbie" bloggers and a blogging tip. Fellow ActiveRain blogger, Jerry Newman has come up with a pretty sweet challenge. You have until November 30th, 2011, to complete it. Here's the link - New Contest For Introducing and Recognizing Newbies in Active Rain First up: Patrick E. Rosenthal Patrick is a real estate agent in Albany, CA, working at Aloha Bay Realty. I chose to spotlight Patrick solely because of his profile picture. He looks like a guy who doesn't take things too seriously and likes to have fun, don't you think? Next is: Seth Captain Seth is a Chicago buyers (10 comments)
I'm Thankful for My Cave. - 11/23/11 10:46 PM
I'm Thankful for My Cave. Tomorrow is Thanksgiving. I can almost taste the food, and I can't wait! We all have at least a few things we can be Thankful for. Health Family Wealth (?) Kids Significant other (being politically correct here) Friends I'm Thankful for all of those, but I also want to add one to the list. The Cave. There's a lot of turmoil in the world. Unemployment, war, foreclosures. But I have my Cave. It's a place where I can be myself, feel safe, hang out with friends and just have fun. We all have a place (17 comments)
If You're Going to Search for Homes on your own, Please Use My Website. - 11/23/11 08:46 PM
If You're Going to Search for Homes on your own, Please Use My Website. There are a ton of websites on the Internet that have lists of homes. Some specialize in foreclosures, some in letting you know the "value" of a house, whether it's for sale or not. Most of those sites have something in common. They Don't have to follow the same rules as our local MLS. You see, a lot of the sites you can search for homes on have an underlying agenda. They try to sell you (as a "lead") to a real estate agent, who pays (11 comments)
NFL 2011 Week 12 - 11/23/11 08:13 PM
NFL 2011 Week 12 Here's the schedule for this weeks NFL games. My picks are in Bold. Thursday, Nov. 24 Green Bay at Detroit Miama at Dallas San Francisco at Baltimore Sunday, Nov. 27 Minnesota at Atlanta Carolina at Indianapolis Tampa Bay at Tennessee Arizona at St. Louis Houston at Jacksonville Cleveland at Cincinnati Buffalo at NY Jets Washington at Seattle Chicago at Oakland New England at Philadelphia Denver at San Diego Pittsburgh at Kansas City Monday, Nov. 28 NY Giants at New Orleans Bye Week - None Lock of the Week - Pittsburgh For the record, I went 8-6 last (3 comments)
BCS Top 25 Games - Week of Nov. 24, 2011 - 11/23/11 07:47 PM
BCS Top 25 Games - Week of Nov. 24, 2011 Here's the schedule for this weeks games of the Tops 25 BCS Teams. My picks are in Bold. Thursday, Nov. 24 No. 25 Texas at Texas A&M Friday, Nov. 25 No. 3 Arkansas at No. 1 LSU No. 8 Houston at Tulsa Iowa at No. 21 Nebraska Saturday, Nov. 26 Iowa State at No. 9 Oklahoma No. 13 Georgia at No. 23 Georgia Tech No. 14 Michigan State at Northwestern Ohio State at No. 15 Michigan Wyoming at No. 7 Boise State No. 2 Alabama at No. 24 Auburn No. 5 (2 comments)
Today's Email Scam. 11-23-2011 - 11/23/11 07:34 PM
Today's Email Scam. 11-23-2011 Got another one today. It's amazing that some of them give a greatly detailed set of instructions to follow and some not so much. This one is pretty much just a link, but what I don't get is that there's some garble in it and if nothing else, that should show you that somethings. up. Here's the email... From: The_Electronic Payments-Association <email@example.com> O0XYHQG82PZUThe-detailed-informatin-about_this_matter_is_aailable-in-the secure-section of-our_web-sit???kwifahmuvtxxfso I deleted a little of the link so nothing "should" happen if it's clicked. Still, don't click on it.
Overrated and Underrated. November 20, 2011 - 11/20/11 08:47 PM
Overrated and Underrated. November 20, 2011 Here's another viersion of Overrated and Underrated. This one happens to be my birthday version. Overrated - Birthdays. Specifically when you just do what you'd do on a "normal" day. Underrated - Brithdays! As we get older, we need to make more time for ourselves. If you can't do that on a regular basis, do it on your birthday. It's a built in excuse! Next year I'm gonna do what I want to do. I don't care what anyone else wants me to do. It's all about ME! At least for that one day. (12 comments)
Today's Email Scam. 11-20-2011 Part 2 - 11/20/11 08:12 PM
Today's Email Scam. 11-20-2011, Part 2 Going back a couple of day in my emails, I found another one. I think this one is better than the last one, but still ridiculous! Check it out... Our Loan union Here in Florida perform varieties of loans to our clients at 2%.. Whatever your loan needs are, large or small, personal or mortgage, we are ready to talk withyou about how we can meet your needs. application form belowApplication Form:1) Full Name:.........2) Country:..............3) Address:...4) Sex:..............5) Marital Status:......................6) Occupation:..............7) Phone Number:......8) Monthly income:.....................9) Loan Amount Needed:...............10) Loan Duration:..................11) Purpose of Loan:.................12) Age: ..............William MorganLoan (2 comments)
Today's Email Scam. 11-20-2011 - 11/20/11 08:03 PM
Today's Email Scam. 11-20-2011 Check this one out. No address, no phone number, no name. Came from the email address of Reliance Bank Loan <firstname.lastname@example.org> We give out loan with an interest rate of 3% per annum, for more information complete the below attached form. REQUIRED AMOUNT:...............DURATION OF LOAN:...............FULL NAMES:........................... Best Regards.Loan ConsultantReliance Bank Plc Amazing, isn't it, that people fall for this stuff? (2 comments)
What are the Detroit Lions trying to do to me? - 11/20/11 07:52 PM
What are the Detroit Lions trying to do to me? Okay, here's the thing. They won. They beat the Carolina Panthers 49-35. But they did it all wrong! They were down at the end of the first quarter 10-0. Not good. Down 27-14 at halftime. Even worse. Third quarter, we scored 14 unanswered points. Fine, we have a 1 point lead, 28-27. But it's still too close! The fourth quarter was awesome. The Lions scored 21, Carolina 8. Final score 49-25. Lions win. But wait. Why do you continue to play like that in the first half? We have 3 or (5 comments)
The ACH transaction (ID: 642526917930), recently initiated from your bank account (by you or any other person), was canceled by the Electronic Payments Association.
About NACHA More than 18.2 billion ACH payments were made in 2008, an increase of 1.2 billion over 2007. ACH payment volume continues to double every five years. The 2007 Federal Reserve Payments Study revealed ACH payments had the largest compound annual growth rate, 18.6 percent, of all U.S. non-cash payments. The NACHA Operating Rules provide the legal foundation for (2 comments)
BCS Top 25 Games - Week of Nov. 17, 2011 - 11/17/11 08:36 PM
BCS Top 25 Games - Week of Nov. 17, 2011 Here's the schedule for this weeks games of the Tops 25 BCS Teams. My picks are in Bold. Thursday, Nov. 17 North Carolina at No. 8 Virginia Tech No. 20 Southern Miss at UAB Friday, Nov. 18 No. 2 Oklahoma State at Iowa State Saturday, Nov. 19 No. 1 LSU at Ole Miss Georgia Southern at No. 3 Alabama USC at No. 4 Oregon No. 5 Oklahoma at No. 22 Baylor Mississippi State at No. 6 Arkansas No. 7 Clemson at North Carolina State California at No. 9 Stanford No. 10 (7 comments)
NFL 2011 Week 11 - 11/17/11 08:12 PM
NFL 2011 Week 11 Here's the schedule for this weeks NFL games. My picks are in Bold. Thursday, Nov. 17 NY Jets at Denver Sunday, Nov. 20 Tampa Bay at Green Bay Carolina at Detroit Jacksonville at Cleveland Oakland at Minnesota Buffalo at Miami Dallas at Washington Cincinnati at Baltimore Arizona at San Francisco Seattle at St Louis Tennessee at Atlanta San Diego at Chicago Philadelphia at NY Giants Monday, Nov. 21 Kansas City at New England Bye week" Indianapolis, New Orleans, Pittsburgh, Houston Lock of the week - New England For the record, I went 8-8 last week. (3 comments)
Can We See This House, Too? - 11/13/11 07:04 PM
Can We See This House, Too? So, we've talked about the list of homes you want to see on Sunday for almost an entire week. You've emailed me list after list that you found on another site, not EricMichaelOnline.com. Most of them are Pending, Sold or there's just no way you can get financing for them. I've schedules the homes that we decided on well in advance to make sure we could get in, that they were in your price range and that they fall under your financing guidelines. Please, an hour before we're supposed to meet at the (9 comments)
New email scam? - 11/13/11 05:36 PM
New email scam? I'm not sure if it is or not, but with only one line in the body of the email, I wouldn't doubt it. The email came from "David Mares" <email@example.com. No subject. Here's the body of the email...
"Do you need loan contact us with Name,Amount needed,Duration,Country,phone number"
Huh? Yup, that was it. I don't think I'll be writing this person back. (4 comments)
There are many reasons to want to Live in Livonia, MI.
The Livonia Police are outstanding. The schools system is one of the best in the state. I've never really heard anyone complain about the schools. A great mix of well established and newer construction subdivisions. Coventry Gardens, Burton Hollow, Francavilla and Quakertown are some of the most popular. Proximity to freeways makes traffic much better than a lot of other cities. Ever drive on Ford Rd in Canton during rush hour? Bates. Well, Reason #37 to Live in Livonia, (4 comments)
BCS Top 25 Games - Week of Nov. 12, 2011 - 11/10/11 08:22 PM
BCS Top 25 Games - Week of Nov. 12, 2011 Here's the schedule for this weeks games of the Tops 25 BCS Teams. My picks are in Bold. Thursday, Nov. 10 No. 10 Virginia Tech at No. 21 Georgia Tech No. 11 Houston at Tulane Saturday, Nov. 12 Western Kentucky at No. 1 LSU No. 2 Oklahoma State at Texas Tech No. 3 Alabama at Mississippi State No. 7 Oregon at No. 4 Stanford TCU at No. 5 Boise State No. 6 Oklahoma (bye) Tennessee at No. 8 Arkansas Wake Forest at No. 9 Clemson No. 19 Nebraska at No. 12 (4 comments)
NFL 2011 Week 10 - 11/10/11 08:01 PM
NFL 2011 Week 10 Here's the schedule for this weeks NFL games. My picks are in Bold.
Thursday, Nov. 10 Oakland at San Diego Sunday, Nov. 13 Buffalo at Dallas Jacksonville at Indianapolis Arizona at Philadelphia New Orleans at Atlanta St. Louis at Cleveland Washington at Miami Denver at Kansas City Pittsburgh at Cincinnati Tennessee at Carolina Houston at Tampa Bay Baltimore at Seattle Detroit at Chicago NY Giants at San Francisco New England at NY Jets Mon, Nov. 14 Minnesota at Green Bay
Bye week: None Lock of the week - Green Bay! For the record, I (0 comments)
Bigg Burger hamburger shop in Livonia, MI - 11/08/11 07:01 PM
Bigg Burger hamburger shop in Livonia, MI There's a new(er) hamburger shop in town. It's called Bigg Burger, and I stopped there today to see what all the talk is about! They're located at 19055 Farmington Rd, Livonia, MI 48152. Just south of 7 Mile Rd. I ordered a regular single burger and small fries. The burger was great! They have a ton of FREE items that you can put on your burgers. On mine, I got dijon mustard, sprouts, grilled onions and mushrooms, tomatoes, green olives and fresh jalapeno's. How that sound? I can't wait to try the bleu (7 comments)
3 hours of extra free time a week? Wow, the possibilities! - 11/06/11 11:37 AM
3 hours of extra free time a week? Wow, the possibilities! Most people don't realize how much you can accomplish in 3 hours. Or not accomplish as the case may be. Three hours let's you relax and watch your favorite football team (Go Lions!) hopefully win their game on Sunday (Monday night if you're lucky!)
Working in the real estate field, there are a million things that get "put off" until you have a little free time. Things like making flyers, getting expired and FSBO letters together, tweaking your website, finally mailing out those post cards, whatever. If I was (10 comments)
C'mon agents. We can do better than this! - 11/06/11 11:13 AM
C'mon agents. We can do better than this! About a week ago, I scheduled an appointment to show a rental property of another company. I usually have my leasing specialist take care of these but it wasn't too far and it got me out of the office a little early that day. Anyway, I show up at the house to meet the prospective renter. She was with her sister and her younger son. They were all pretty nice people. Then, we went into the house.
The first thing to greet us was the odor. I couldn't tell right away what (61 comments)
NFL 2011 Week 9 - 11/05/11 07:04 PM
NFL 2011 Week 9 Here's the schedule for this weeks NFL games. My picks are in Bold.
Sunday, Nov. 6 NY Jets at Buffalo Cleveland at Houston Atlanta at Indianapolis Miami at Kansas City Tampa Bay at New Orleans San Francisco at Washington Seattle at Dallas Denver at Oakland Cincinnati at Tennessee St Louis at Arizona NY Giants at New England Green Bay at San Diego Baltimore at Pittsburgh Monday, Nov. 7 Chicago at Philadelphia
Bye week: Detroit, Carolina, Minnesota, Jacksonville Lock of the week - Dallas! For the record, I went 8-5 last week. (10 comments)
Renting vs Owning - The Big Debate - 11/01/11 08:01 PM
Hi Everybody! I just read a great blog by a good friend of mine, John Cannata. John does mortgages at the highest level for anyone who needs his help in Texas. John's blog, Renting vs Owning - The Big Debate, well, that pretty much sums it up actually. If you're thinking about buying or renting, read the Pro's and Con's, make a list of your own, and see how they compare. Either one is fine, just make sure that you're doing the right thing for you!
Via John Cannata - Supreme Lending Texas Home Loan Originator (214-728-0449 http://TexasLoanGuy.com): Renting vs Owning - (2 comments)
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