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Build Your Own ATM Machine

Build Your Own ATM Machine

One of the earliest things I ever learned about real estate investing wasn’t really about the real estate at all. It was a sales pitch intended to get me amped up so I would want to buy their system but what it did was inspire me to go out and learn on my own. What […]

Dodd Frank Review and What does it mean to you?

Dodd Frank Review and What does it mean to you?

The Dodd-Frank Act took effect  on January 10, 2014 and changes the rules for seller financing for those not qualifying as exempt. The most relevant changes are: Requires every lender to consider the borrower’s ability to repay the loan. Requires that lenders consider at least 8 factors applied against reasonable underwriting guidelines. Lender must write […]

Karen Hanover Self Proclaimed Guru of Commercial Investing Pleads Guilty to Fraud

Karen Hanover Self Proclaimed Guru of Commercial Investing Pleads Guilty to Fraud

  Karen Hanover of The Commercial Gold Rush Investing and Coaching program with DC Fawcett has plead guilty of defrauding investors. >>>> Original Blog Post Of My Outing of Karen Hanover that started the process Karen Hanover and her attorney John Barton signed an agreement yesterday : That she, in or around 2010 or 2011, hatched a […]

Leads In An Hour Review By Rob Swanson - Honest and Open - Non Compliant

Leads In An Hour Review By Rob Swanson – Honest and Open – Non Compliant

  Once again one more sales pitch came across my desk promising easy free leads in one hour.    This information once again is nothing new.    In fact one module is already outdated.  The module about text message marketing which is being so highly touted on the sales page is NON Compliant with new […]

Commando Lead System Review  - Honest and Open - BEWARE - LIES

Commando Lead System Review – Honest and Open – BEWARE – LIES

I recently came across “The Commando Lead System” product hype by David Corbarley.   I was curious when anything new that comes across my desk that is promising leads, a “secret strategy” using a  new technology.  Sadly I was disappointed. In his opening video, he says you don’t need a website, yet in his presentation […]

Pre-Foreclosure Investor Buyouts (PRIB) - The NEW Short Sale Method - 100% Legal

Pre-Foreclosure Investor Buyouts (PRIB) – The NEW Short Sale Method – 100% Legal

What Is a Pre-foreclosure Investor Buyout? Talk of “Pre-foreclosure Investor Buyouts” has started cropping up more and more in real estate investing circles, on blogs, and in the news. Surprisingly though, some have attached a negative connotation to the term, which is odd given the fact that the process is quite straight forward, and is […]

Flip Free Profits 2.0 Honest Review -  Are Short Sales A Viable Strategy in 2013?

Flip Free Profits 2.0 Honest Review – Are Short Sales A Viable Strategy in 2013?

I understand that Short Sales can be the most frustrating part of real Estate Investing. BUT… I can tell you from personal experience that short sales are extremely viable still in today’s market. Have you come across one of the following .. Rules And Regulations In Place Telling You Whether Or Not You Can “FLIP” […]

You Are Worm Food...

You Are Worm Food…

Life is short!  This point is emphasized in Tom Schulman’s screenplay for the movie “Dead Poet’s Society” Do you remember this scene…. On the first day of class at Welton Academy, a boarding school steeped in tradition, Mr Keating the new English professor, takes his class into the hall way to look at old black […]

Real Estate Mogul Review - "How to Flip A House To A Hedge Fund" Scam

Real Estate Mogul Review – “How to Flip A House To A Hedge Fund” Scam

For all you people being inundated with emails about “How To Flip A House to A Hedge Fund” … Please ask yourself, Why would a hedge fund buy from you directly? Don’t you think a hedge fund can just call up any bank direct? Do you know that every major investing fund has dedicated people […]

Why 90 Percent Of Investors Will Never Make A Dime!

Why 90 Percent Of Investors Will Never Make A Dime!

 Stop Making Excuses and Just Do It! I hear it every week from all types of investors, “I’ve bought over 50K of real estate courses, and I still have not done a deal” or “Such and such guru screwed me” or ” Their coaching program took all my money” One of my other pet peeves […]

Bank Loan and Grant Company Scams - Beware

Bank Loan and Grant Company Scams – Beware

How to Get Business Credit and Government Grants Exposed! Sponsored by www.LocalBusinessCredit.com  Regardless of whether your business is 1 hour old or 10 years old, every business can qualify to get up to $50,000 in loans and up to $250,000 in grants.  Notice I said “UP TO” and not a set amount. The biggest scam going […]

Buyer Beware Of Next Gen Real Estate Investing - REWW - Honest Review

Buyer Beware Of Next Gen Real Estate Investing – REWW – Honest Review

There are two sides of this Breaking news. Please read the entire post before making your judgement. Back From The Dead – almost literally A new education and property sales venture has surfaced; Real Estate Worldwide (www.REWW.com.) This is a venture between Nouveau Riche founder and multi-level marketing guru, Jim Piccolo and Kent Clothier Jr. […]

Meter Drop Review - Stacey Kellams

Meter Drop Review – Stacey Kellams

The MeterDrop Digital real estate course has to do with searching for bankruptcy filings and identifying the homeowners. The program then advises you to sell them to other investors. There is nothing novel with this. Most of the bankruptcy filings that involve homeowners also are going to show a foreclosure filing (that’s not news either). […]

Multifamily Investing Coaching Deal Split Scams - Read The Fine Print!

Multifamily Investing Coaching Deal Split Scams – Read The Fine Print!

I deal with new investors all day long. They have many traits in common. One of them is that they are so anxious to succeed in this business that they are willing to believe almost anything they hear as long as they can get their first deal done. They are willing to sign away their […]

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