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A Small Note... - 12/30/09 10:30 PM
...with a powerfully strong message! The choice lies with you. You can continue being a slave to the financial system, and watch the continuous wars, depressions and injustice across the globe while placating yourself with vain entertainment and materialistic garbage. Or you can focus your energy on true, meaningful, lasting holistic change, which actually has the realistic ability to support and free all humans, with no one left behind. But in the end, the most relevant change must occur first inside of you. The real revolution is the Revolution of Consciousness and each one of us first needs to eliminate the (3 comments)
IMF Economist & Rep. From Ohio - 12/30/09 01:21 PM
Greed and competition are not the result of immutable human temperament ... greed and fear of scarcity are in fact created and amplified ... the direct consequence is that we have to fight each other to survive. Bernard Lietaer - founder of the U.S. monetary system. Bailout is the name of the game!! Morgan Chase, B of A, CitiGroup, & Wells Fargo are the big 4 controlling banks in The Federal Reserve. Obey!! (1 comments)
Wells Fargo - Flipping Properties - 12/30/09 11:20 AM
"Due to current market conditions having a large volume of distressed properties, the existing policy of not allowing financing for flipped properties has been revised. Legitimate property flipping transactions are now eligible to be financed by Wells Fargo Home Mortgage..." Wells is such a large and influential Lender that chances are strong that other Lenders who have been reluctant to accept flips will begin doing so in order to get this housing crisis behind us faster. It is a clear recognition by a major player that Investors who serve as middle-players in the these transactions play a legitimate role in cleaning (3 comments)
A Bold New Direction - 12/29/09 05:57 PM
Take time to read this information to let it soak in if you are new to this concept. The Resource Based Economy About This site is dedicated to the development of a resource-based economy (RBE) on our planet. Here we can fantasize, visualize and imagine what RBE can be like in all aspects of life. From questions like "Will there still be coffee shops, and who would work there?" to "How can RBE be implemented in the developing countries?" and everything in between. RBE implies a million questions that needs to be answered before we can make this real. We need (1 comments)
"Computers are incredibly fast, accurate and stupid. Human beings are incredibly slow, inaccurate and brilliant. Together they are powerful beyond imagination." - Albert Einstein
When you have a war and a recession at the same time like we do now, that is a bad sign economically and environmentally on a global scale.
"Power corrupts and absolute power corrupts absolutely" Tony (3 comments)
Money - The Big Three - 12/28/09 02:33 PM
There are only three things you need to know about money in order to understand our monetary system. 1. Fiat Money 2. Fractional Reserve Banking 3. Compound Interest Everything else is smoke and mirrors. Money is debt and debt is money. You need debt in order to make money. What a paradoxical concept the bankers came up with. Tony (1 comments)
Examiner.com Milwaukee - 12/28/09 11:49 AM
The Good Consumer! - Part II - 12/24/09 03:53 PM
The Distortion of Values "Many people today can be seen walking around wearing certain commercial articles, merely for the purpose of expressing a company's brand, the utility or function of an item has lost total relevance, with importance now derived by what the item represents. Sadly, what these people often do not realize is that they are nothing more than walking advertisements for the respective company, plain and simple." - Peter Joseph. Greed and competition are not the result of immutable human temperament ... greed and fear of scarcity are in fact created and amplified ... the direct consequence is that we (1 comments)
The Good Consumer! - 12/24/09 01:38 PM
Remember your happiness is based on the amount you consume. Keep consuming or our economy will collapse and life as we know it will be worthless and pointless. Happiness will go away if we stop consuming. Produce, consume! Produce, consume! That's what life is all about and this is the true path to happiness! Don't let up on consumption or your fellow peers will think less of you! Spend, spend, spend! :) (1 comments)
NO CONTRACT – RETURN TO SENDER - 12/23/09 07:30 PM
Article by: Rich Harrison and John Harris - "Excellent Information" Article by: Rich Harrison and John Harris. Posted December 16th, 2009 by John Harris Know your rights!! All corporations from governement to politics to law enforcement all the down to your name in all CAPS a.k.a. Capitis Diminutio Maxima is subject to contractual law and fall inside a corproate structure policy. If you sign it, you are obligated to act. If you do not agree, you will not go into formal contract with the corporate system. 2 Tools for Lawful Rebellion 1. the affidavits which basically tells the Boss of the Realm ‘No (0 comments)
Collapse - 12/22/09 10:23 AM
I love whistleblowers!!! Mike is a former LAPD narcotics investigator, whistleblower and a 1973 Honors Graduate of UCLA in Political Science. After attempting to expose this he was forced out of LAPD in 1978 while earning the highest rating reports possible and having no pending disciplinary actions. In 1996, after 18 years of struggle, he finally... achieved one of his deepest wishes in a face to face public encounter with then CIA Director John Deutch on national television. Washington sources later told Mike that Deutch's mishandling of the encounter cost him a guaranteed appointment as Secretary of Defense. (1 comments)
Escaping The Rat Race - 12/21/09 04:28 PM
Do you ever get those "a-ha" moments and then question the motive? I just had one!! A lot of people have heard the saying "escape the rat race" or "get out of the rat race." Well my question is: What happens if everyone does escape it? Then what? Think about it. If every single person wanted to invest in real estate, who would they rent to if we were all investors? If everyone wanted to be an agent, who would you sell to? If everyone was a business owner, all they would do is sell their products to other business owners. This (3 comments)
Treat It Like A Mortgage - 12/21/09 03:08 PM
Same Concept - Different Terminology Someone else is always paying the bill! I have a connection in my network with other sources of money for business and real estate investing. Business and Corporate lines of credit are powerful ways to expand your business and acquire real estate to increase your portfolio. In today's real estate market, traditional forms of financing are more difficult to obtain, diminishing your efforts towards long term wealth. Why use hard money or do a cash-out refinance on your existing properties for cash on hand when you can tap into these powerful lines of business credit at (4 comments)
Invite All Your Friends - 12/20/09 09:10 PM
...........(0 0).---oOO-- (_)-----.╔═════════════════╗║ INVITE ALL YOUR FRIENDS ║╚═════════════════╝'---------------oOO........|__|__|.......... || || Zeiteist Movement Zeitgeist means: "The spirit of our time" and/or "the spirit of the age" Zeitgeist is the general cultural, intellectual, ethical, spiritual, and/or political climate within a nation or even specific groups, along with the general ambience, morals, and sociocultural direction or mood of an era (similar to the English word mainstream or trend). ---------------------- The Zeitgeist Movement is a grass roots campaign to unify the world through a common ideology based on the fundamentals of life and nature. This movement ignores politics, religion and the like, and instead attempts (0 comments)
A True Paradox - 12/19/09 10:19 PM
"If the American people ever allow private banks to control the issuance of their currency, first by inflation and then by deflation, the banks and corporations that will grow up around them will deprive the people of all their property until their children will wake up homeless on the continent their fathers conquered." Thomas Jefferson ------------ Well, the American people have allowed this and continue to do so. Stupifying, relentless spending by the Gov't is going to cause tremendous inflation - this is in the process of happening. Deflation is going on due to lack of money and credit by the (5 comments)
"UU" - Unstoppable Unemployment - Part II - 12/19/09 06:23 PM
We must look at the root problem and no longer keep applying band-aids to what ails us. From agriculuture, to the industrial revolution, to the service sector and now to advanced technology. With the advancement of technology, human labor will no longer be relevant, there will be no one to buy product, which in turn will cause the system to go away. (0 comments)
"UU" - Unstoppable Unemployment - 12/19/09 05:43 PM
My brain is on non-stop mode with the paradox we all live in. I, in my good conscious, cannot withhold this vital information because it affects everyone! With advancement in technological automation, job out-sourcing, and corporations needing to maintain market share, mass unemployment will continue. It is inevitable. Tent cities are rising across the American landscape. Cities are being abandoned and foreign investors are buying real estate for pennies on the dollar. Will investors soon be housing a welfare State? In 1933, after America declared bankruptcy, our Gov't used people as collateral to pay back the loans. China now holds most of (4 comments)
Inflationary Cost - 12/19/09 10:55 AM
The saying goes: When the Government gets involved in every aspect of people's lives, goods and services become more expensive. When the Gov't stays out of our lives, goods and services become cheaper. If the stupifying, relentless spending of Gov't continues, our country's economy may reflect that of post WWI Germany, Argentina's current economy as well as Zimbawe. Here is an example of post WWI Germany's economy.
The more money put into circulation the worse off we will be. New paper money put into the system receives its value from the current money supply that already exists. New money devalues the current supply (1 comments)
Hypocrisy - 12/18/09 09:29 AM
Al Gore is calling for mega taxes on carbon to save the planet. At the same time, he has a very large house, drives around in gas guzzling SUV's, has an entourage that follows him in carbon emitting cars, and his supporters come out in droves in their carbon emitting vehicles? Hypocrisy? You better believe it! Business to make billions? You better believe it? Blame humans? Yep, that one as well? Al Gore practicing what he preaches? No way, not a chance! He wouldn't give two thoughts about giving up his lifestyle or taking public transportation to his events with his (12 comments)
The Question - 12/17/09 08:58 PM
The question is not: Do we have the money? The question IS: Do we have the resources? If all money were to disappear tomorrow, as long as the topsoil and resources remained we would be alright. There is no reason to freak out about money. If it disappeared, all humanity would come together to assist each other and move forward. If all the money in the world were destroyed, as long as we have sufficient arable land, the factories, the necessary resources, and technical personnel, we could build anything and even supply an abundance. During the Depression, there were vacuum cleaners in (3 comments)
Simplicity - 12/16/09 03:22 PM
Ok, I'm going to make this post short and sweet for all of you to understand our monetary system and how we are all economic slaves to the banks based on the fractional reserve operation set in place by The Federal Reserve. Example again. $1 million dollar deposit in a commercial bank from The Feds - this same bank can lend out $9 to $10 million dollars out of thin air - loans and mortgages. Fractional Reserve Banking. Here it is in one simple sentence. ---------------- The Federal Reserve creates money out of thin air with interest attached to the money that (6 comments)
Via Missy Caulk-Ann Arbor- Realtor(R)- Ann Arbor Real Estate (Keller Williams-Ann Arbor): "If the American people ever allow private banks to control the issue of currency, first by inflation, then by deflation, the banks and corporations that will grow up around them will deprive the people of all property until their children wake up homeless on the continent their fathers conquered." Thomas JeffersonThe Constitution is not an instrument for the government to restrain the people, it is an instrument for the people to restrain the government."Patrick Henry"It is well that the people of the nation do not understand our banking and monetary (2 comments)
Follow The Steps - 12/14/09 09:25 AM
Everything in business has a process. Follow the process and success will find you!! Step 1. Aged Shelf Corporations are great to utilize to obtain corporate lines of credit for business and real estate investing. They provide benefits that are in place to start the qualification process for funding. On top of these benefits, the corporation has value. Benefits include: ·2+ year existing history of the corporation in place. ·Trade lines established ·Paydex Score established ·D & B # established ·Both C and S-Corps available ·Corporations have value ·Corporations have tax benefits ·Liability protection ·Credibility ·and more... Take advantage of corporations (0 comments)
The Project & Activist Arm - 12/12/09 10:35 AM
The Project: The Venus Project, led by Jacques Fresco, has provided the tools and framework to make a new, humane society possible. He is not a leader. He is simply a thinker with a true humane intent. The Venus Project presents a bold, new direction for humanity that entails nothing less than the total redesign of our culture. There are many people today who are concerned with the serious problems that face our modern society: unemployment, violent crime, replacement of humans by technology, over-population and a decline in the Earth's ecosystems. The Venus Project is dedicated to confronting all of these (0 comments)
Fannie & Freddie At It Again - 12/11/09 08:20 AM
The Quasi Governmental Psuedo induced Freddie and Fannie are playing tricks again. They are putting the noose around investors when they caused this mess in the first place along with the banks. Yeah, that makes sense. Let's package "crap" loans as Triple A and sell them as the greatest assets in the world to make money and leave many in the dark. Sing it with me: Go Creature, Go Creature, it's your birthday, it's your birthday! 4 property limit Increased downpayment, FICO score, and reserves for properties 5-10 Ambush your properties less than two years against you If you are a new investor, (4 comments)
The Circus is in Town - 12/10/09 09:53 AM
Actually the circus has been in town for a looooooong time. The divisionary circus aspect known as the U.S. political system as grown louder, crazier, and more out of control every year as we remain stunted in growth due to the abhorrent behavior of those who think they rule the country. So, now is a perfect time for some more humor from the one and only George Carlin. Laugh people, that is the intent of this post. Jokes are good and relieve the stress to those who actually are promoting and supporting this corrupt, outdated and no longer relevant system. -------------------------- (3 comments)
Imagining A World Without Money - 12/10/09 08:21 AM
It is possible if people would research it. Life will become very interesting if people would stop playing the current game and we all moved beyond it, recognizing humanity NOT money as the main incentive. It is interesting to note that America is supposedly the wealthiest country in the world and yet, has the highest prison population and this population keeps growing. 90-95 of crimes are committed because of money, either directly or by neurosis. Until people accept the possibility and change occurs, the same will remain! (10 comments)
Proverb - 12/08/09 07:40 PM
Only when the last tree has been cut down;
Only when the last river has been poisoned;
Only when the last fish has been caught;
Only then will you find that money cannot be eaten.
Resources of our planet, when intelligently managed, will provide an abundance for everyone that will not need the illusionary resource of the last picture! Only when the last tree has been cut down; Only when the last river has been poisoned; Only when the last fish has been caught; Only then will you find that money cannot be eaten. Proverb, American Indian (4 comments)
Save Sherry Jackson - 12/07/09 08:29 AM
You may recognize Sherry Jackson from Aaron Russo's documentary "America: Freedom to Fascism." Sherry Jackson is a former IRS agent who came out against the Federal fraud of individual income taxation. She was convicted by a corrupt judge who ordered the Jury to convict and propagated a massive injustice against one of our few remaining heroes in this country. Now is your turn to be a hero. Sherry Jackson is in prison and being denied medical treatment for the hyperthyroidism she developed because of the horrific prison diet. She will die without your help and one more of our heroes will be lost (0 comments)
As I Transition - 12/06/09 07:02 PM
As I transition over the next several years going from real estate & finance to science & technology, I will be blogging on both these topics. I see a tremendous opportunity for humanity going from a monetary based economy to a resource based economy. True abundance exists when a monetary value does not hold back mankind from having access to basic needs, advanced technology, clean and sustainable energy resources and a myriad of different incentives that is not money related. Humanity should be the prime incentive, not money! The designs of Jacques Fresco & The Venus Project along with their activist arm The (1 comments)
Rescind Al Gore's Oscar - 12/06/09 11:32 AM
CGI fakery used in 'An Inconvient Truth.' Teaching children false information regarding climate and global warming. Science based on political pressure for profit or based on scientists and their professional work? Al Gore made millions, if not billions to scare the World's population into submission of Cap & Trade to make even more money. Al Gore will not debate anyone....WHY? Step up and defend your position Mr. Gore and let's see who blows more hot air, YOU or the rest of the worlds population combined. (8 comments)
Workable Goals For a Better Future - 12/05/09 09:12 PM
A Resource-Based Economy is a system in which all goods and services are available without the use of money, credits, barter or any other system of debt or servitude. All resources become the common heritage of all of the inhabitants, not just a select few. The premise upon which this system is based is that the Earth is abundant with plentiful resource; our practice of rationing resources through monetary methods is irrelevant and counter productive to our survival. To better understand a resource-based economy, consider this. If all the money in the world disappeared overnight, as long as topsoil, factories, personnel (1 comments)
As we enter the second decade of the 21st century, our species faces challenges greater than we have ever encountered before. Climate change, eco-system destruction, unchecked population growth, food shortages, energy crises, political corruption, war, crime, disease, poverty, economic collapse, existential malaise, sectarian conflict - these are global problems our earliest ancestors could never have imagined. Of course, modern science and cutting edge technology can, and do, promise solutions to our global plight. And yet relatively few scientists are currently investigating solutions that will improve the living conditions for everyone, not simply for those who can afford it, but for (2 comments)
Funny Friday - Religion - 12/04/09 09:42 AM
I personally cannot stand organized religion because I feel it is big business that simply is designed as a power grab and controls people how to think, so I thought I would have a little fun today and cite some great quotes from my favorite comedian George Carlin. By the way, no matter what you believe in, have a chuckle...that's what comedians are for. I don't mind what people believe in, however the last quote will sum it up best. I understand this may offend the most senseitive of followers, but they offend me when they do not let up trying to get me (4 comments)
Grand Illusion - 12/03/09 11:57 AM
This song says it all! Written by Dennis DeYoungLead Vocals by Dennis DeYoungWelcome to the Grand illusionCome on in and see what's happeningPay the price, get your tickets for the showThe stage is set, the band starts playingSuddenly your heart is poundingWishing secretly you were a star.But don't be fooled by the radioThe TV or the magazinesThey show you photographs of how your life should beBut they're just someone else's fantasySo if you think your life is complete confusionBecause you never win the gameJust remember that it's a Grand illusionAnd deep inside we're all the same. We're all the same...So if (2 comments)
Global Change - 12/02/09 05:04 PM
I received this email of progress! This is what I advocate outside of the craziness of finance and real estate. THE ZEITGEIST MOVEMENT - ILLINOIS CHAPTERDecember 2, 2009 - Newsletter IN THIS EDITION:- Peter Joseph Lecture: Where Are We Going (Nov 15, 2009 Iowa)- Activism: What Members of the IL Chapter Have Accomplished in 2009- Online IL Chapter Meetings this Sunday About ZDay 2010 & The Venus Project World Tour- TZM Stats -------------------------------------------------------------------------- Peter Joseph Lecture: Where Are We Going The Iowa lecture at Maharishi University on November 15th has been posted in its entirety online and can be viewed at (0 comments)
Money vs. Resources Part III - 12/01/09 01:34 PM
Which system offers more abundance, an economy using the monetary system or a resource based economy? Perceived Abundance vs. True Abundance? Label of Scarcity in a monetary system or access to all resources in a RBE? In the 21st Century man should be moving beyond the limits of our current divisionary systems, establishments, and institutions to a system that provides everyone to live in an enhanced lifestyle that is sustainable. I'm seeing first hand around the world, people educating themselves and promoting a RBE. Do your research, it is an amazing system. (2 comments)
Is It Worth The Cost - 12/01/09 12:41 PM
Is it worth the cost to buy into an aged shelf corporation knowing it will not cost you any additional money to qualify for credit lines? When people say no it's not worth it, is it because they really don't think it's worth it or do they not have the money or is it simple fear of taking the next step? Lack of knowledge or money management? What stops people dead in their tracks that causes the action of talking themselves out of an opportunity that WILL aid in the growth of their business? People spend so much money on materialistic (0 comments)
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