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The first time Homebuyer's Tax Credit is leaving....unless congress acts to re-up or renew the program.  Right now there are three different bills before congress, but they've been before congress since February.  Nothing's happened......SOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO Time's running out!  You ne...
I love great music. I used to be a DeeJay at the number one college station in the United States when I was in college. I sucked when I started, but eventually I got better. My friends used to listen to me and they'd drink everytime I screwed the pooch while deejaying. I got better and they staye...
OK....so this isn't speechless.  Here's the 3rd of 5.  She's my little girlfriend.  Anyway, this summer, after the 4th of July, we went with grandpa across Lake Michigan.  It was so  awesome.  On the way back, Grandpa stopped the boat and let the kids jump off and go swimming in the middle of th...
This stuff needs to be out there.  Consumers can't have bad advice.  He may be good, but Dave Ramsey missed it here.  Let me begin this post with this disclaimer…. THIS IS NOT AN ATTACK ON DAVE RAMSEY -  he is an idol of mine… I have purchased his products and believe in what he is all about….   ...
Preventative Cardiology calls for tea.  I love brewed Tea..... Well on Labor Day weekend. I had plenty of Tea.  I went to my first Tea Party in Sheboygan, Wisconsin.  I have to say though that I was pleasantly surprised at the amount of people that don't want government run healthcare, big govern...
OK....I'm thinking about creating a fan page.  Noooooo, I'm not that big enough yet, but I have an idea to sponsor something of which a fan page can be created.  I finally get this whole social networking thing and am trying to figure this stuff out.  I just came back from the Building Champion's...
Check this out. I've been to two conferences in the last three months. This stuff is insane. Look at the stats. It was a real wake up call for me. Even though, I've only dallied with social networking and SEO, the times are a changing. Just powerful stuff to say the least. I'm speaking on this as...
Check this out. I've been to two conferences in the last three months. Both times I saw a version of this it just freaked me out. What's amazing is that if Facebook was a country it would be the 4th largest in the world. I'm going to talk about this in a future post, but for those who don't embra...
I'm on the plane right now.  I just finished my trip at The Building Champions experience.  To call it awesome would be one of the greatest understatements of my year in lending.  The experience went from Wednesday through ½ of Saturday.  The Building Champions Experience was designed to strike a...
Off to the building Champions Experience!  Starting it Today!  Very stoked to tap into the potential that Building Champions seems to bring out for those who need accountability to move forward.  It's always been my belief that the most successful people in our business are held accountable so th...

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