Category Archives: BRIDGE LOAN INVESTMENTS

Hard Money, Hard Lessons: 3 Private Mortgage Investing Mistakes to Avoid

“The chappies you’d like to lend money to won’t let you, whereas the chappies you don’t want to lend it to will do everything except actually stand you on your head and lift the specie out of your pockets.” – … Continue reading

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Should You Work a Job You Hate “Just for the Money”?

In Celebration of True Independence: Finding the Freedom to Do What You Love!  Especially this time of year, there is a lot of talk about “Financial Freedom” and “Financial Independence.” But what do we mean by that? What is usually … Continue reading

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Bridge Loans and Hard Money: An Investment Opportunity?

“How many millionaires do you know who have become wealthy by investing in savings accounts? I rest my case.” – Robert G. Allen Two weeks ago, we asked in a post about Alternative Investments:  “If not the stock market, then … Continue reading

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Alternative Investments: If Not the Stock Market, then What?

“The individual investor should act consistently as an investor and not as a speculator.” -Benjamin Graham As we saw in our last post, the truth about the stock market has been obscured for too long. Mutual funds and stocks, the … Continue reading

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Investing Outside the Box: Alternative Investment Options

“There are two times in a man’s life when he should not speculate: when he can’t afford it, and when he can.” ~Mark Twain. The word “investments” has become almost synonymous with stocks, bonds, and mutual funds, to the point … Continue reading

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