13 11, 2018

My Thoughts on Amazon Coming to Long Island City

By |2018-11-13T23:15:22+00:00November 13th, 2018|Rant|2 Comments

It was recently announced that Amazon's highly anticipated HQ2 was to be split between Virginia and Long Island City (an area right outside of NYC) and I have had mixed emotions on the subject. What is New York PAYING to get One-Half of Amazon's Second Headquarters? I am going to take the cliff notes from CNN since the actual NYC-Amazon offer is 32 pages, The incentives offered for Amazon's Long Island City campus total $1.5 billion if the company hires 25,000 people, and up to $1.7 billion if it hires 40,000 people, which mostly reflects a $48,000-per-job tax credit for every position [...]

13 11, 2018

Types of Workouts

By |2018-11-13T23:07:08+00:00November 13th, 2018|Random|0 Comments

The new year is quickly approaching. Besides hitting it rich by playing online slots with rainbow riches free spins, a lot of people focus on new years resolutions for the new year. A lot of new years resolutions are geared towards weight loss. Gym memberships are started and new workout plans are explored to help people reach their new goals. Gone are the days where you just join a local YMCA and do a standard workouts. There are so many boutique style gyms that specialize in certain niche markets that the options are endless. Depending on your workout style you will be [...]

9 11, 2018

Why Do People Get Insulted on Low Ball Home Offers?

By |2018-11-09T16:26:14+00:00November 9th, 2018|real estate|0 Comments

It honestly feels like yesterday when I wrote post after post after post about selling my first house, looking for a new house and then eventually closing on our current home.  Well, for the past 6 to 9 months The Wife and I have been looking for a new home (numbers behind the idea), and it was during this on going process this week where I ran into a very interesting exchange with a broker. The home was listed for $850,000 on September 1, way out of my league, however when it dropped to $750,000 (still out of my price range) The [...]

8 11, 2018

How to Save Money on Life Insurance

By |2018-11-08T12:51:49+00:00November 8th, 2018|Insurance|1 Comment

You’ve seen the ads before on television before telling you that you need to buy life insurance. You’ve also most likely received a few letters in the mail, too. If you have young children and a spouse who depend on you financially, life insurance is a must. The problem, however, is that most Americans avoid getting a life insurance policy because they think it’s too expensive. The truth is that protecting the ones you love doesn’t have to cost a lot. These tips can help you to give your family peace of mind with life insurance while saving money at the same [...]

6 11, 2018

5 Common New Business Problems and How to Solve Them

By |2018-11-06T23:26:33+00:00November 6th, 2018|Business|0 Comments

The first few steps you take as a small business are crucial to establishing a solid business footing. Even though you’re small enough to experiment and make room for mistakes, you also put your company’s well-being at risk by making just a single error in your decisions. This can be pretty challenging considering that, as a small business unit, you are still in the process of setting up. A good amount of stamina and personal discipline is required to keep up with the demands of the business—especially when faced with the most common small business problems. According to a 2017 report by [...]