Globalization: is it good?

October 3, 2022 0 Comments

“Globalization” began many years ago in the early fifteenth century, long before the “Age of Exploration” or the “European Age of Discovery,” when humans interacted over long distances to explore the Americas, Asia, Africa and Oceania. The Silk Road, which interconnects the international trade routes of Asia, Africa, and Europe, was built over Central Asia …

How can I save my house? Using bankruptcy protection (Chapter 13)

October 2, 2022 0 Comments

Bankruptcy protection is often used to stop foreclosure and give the debtor the opportunity to restructure mortgage arrears on affordable payment terms. When debtors fall behind on their mortgage, the bank usually insists on paying ALL past due mortgage arrears up front, or in a very short period of time, two to three months. This …

Factors to consider before buying a property

October 1, 2022 0 Comments

Everyone dreams of owning a house at some point. But owning a house is no joke. Careful consideration and planning is required to make such a large investment. There are many things to consider before buying any property. The main concern is finances, but there are many other things that are directly related to them. …

Pet Friendly Vacation and Travel Rental Homes

September 30, 2022 0 Comments

For many people, pets are an integral part of the family, and it’s hard to decide who will care for them when planning a vacation. Many pet owners choose to bring their pets, and the tourism industry is beginning to open its doors to accommodate them. As a result, it’s much easier to find a …

Bold Hard Money Lender Predictions for California for 2016

September 29, 2022 0 Comments

Lao Tzu says that “Those who have knowledge do not predict. Those who predict do not have knowledge.” Maybe, maybe not, but as someone who has been in the hard money lending business for 13 years as a lender, realtor, and real estate investor and knows the California real estate market inside out, I’d like …

Complexity and decision making: economic options considered

September 28, 2022 0 Comments

The more information and complexity a problem becomes, it is said that the more difficult it is to find a meaningful and correct solution, that is, to arrive at the; best possible answer. But is this really true what you ask? Well yes, there have been a number of studies and a lot of research …

Value of books in the development of character in children

September 27, 2022 0 Comments

Reading is a fun and interactive way to bond with children. Experts recommend reading a good book to a young child every day. It is usually done before the child goes to sleep. It is a great way to end the day as it lets children’s imagination run wild with wonderful thoughts. Also, reading books …

Should You Opt For An Asset-Based Mortgage?

September 26, 2022 0 Comments

The self-employed and retirees often have a hard time choosing when looking for a mortgage. The reason is that they don’t have an income statement to show, but they do have some assets under their ownership. If you are one of them, you may be wondering if you can qualify for a loan. In this …

The history of BWIA British West Indian Airways

September 25, 2022 0 Comments

Of the four Caribbean pure jet airlines (Air Aruba, Air Jamaica, ALM Antillean Airlines and BWIA among them), the latter was the largest and the only one to operate the Lockheed L-1011 TriStar. The airline’s roots stretched beyond the Caribbean Sea and Pacific Ocean to New Zealand, at least in terms of the nationality of …

Role and importance of carpet cleaning services

September 23, 2022 0 Comments

It has been realized that even with constant care and going out of the box to avoid major spills and damage, at some point or another, every homeowner would need a carpet cleaner. Most people are equipped with a variety of miscellaneous tools to treat their floors, such as vacuum cleaners, stain removers, and a …