Tips for Avoiding Foreclosure During Hard Times

March 16, 2011 1

During these tough economic hard times foreclosures are becoming more common. If you are looking at the possibility of having your house foreclosed on, there are ways to slow down the process and in some cases, even stop it all together.

Tip # 1: Take a look at all your assets that you may be able to part with to get that extra money.

If you have an extra car or a recreational vehicle you may want to look into selling them, no matter how difficult it may be to part with them, every little bit counts. If you have jewelry, especially gold, you can often find an estate buyer or jeweler to pay you cash on the spot.… Read the rest

Dealing With the Social Media Craze

August 12, 2010 4

Walking down the street there are now signs in windows that say “Follow us on Twitter @insertnamehere” There are signs asking the customers to become a Facebook fan, and for the most part, it starts to seem a little bit silly. Most people have little to no reason to follow a company on twitter, or to follow them on Facebook, or at least that is what many people think, until you start looking at some of their numbers. This is changing thanks to companies like Elixir Interactive. Tips and suggestions on how to make your Facebook page more desirable for other people to like show companies and people alike what benefits they could gain from a company Facebook Page.… Read the rest

Rent From a Person Or a Larger Property Management Service

July 17, 2010 1

With more people having to move back to renting, and it being a buyers market, people are choosing who they want to rent from. For the most part it is of course the best property management companies who are winning in this situation. While any individual who owns an apartment complex could potentially make a lot of money if they have the right reputation, it is instead companies like Transglobe Property Management that let others own the buildings and they just take care of them that are really hitting it big.

There is a good reason for this. Good property management companies have put a lot of work and energy into being the best company that they can for their clients, both the landlords and the tenants.… Read the rest

Getting and Keeping the Perfect Job

July 13, 2010 1

The key to landing any job is being able to sell yourself. With a strong background, experience, and people skills you can earn just about any job you apply for, and with unemployment rates still high this has never been more important.

The first impression that all potential employers will receive of you is your resume. It is from your resume that they will decide whether or not to schedule an interview. It is important to be honest, but this is not the time to be humble. List any and all degrees, classes, and additional business training that you have received.… Read the rest