Archive for May, 2009

Small Town Real Estate Investing Considerations

Written by Marc on May 5th, 2009 with 1 comment

In an article that I wrote just a month ago about Small Town Real Estate Flipping, I touched on the topic of investing in real estate in small towns.  Not only do they offer attractive prices, but they also give you the opportunity to get good return on investment (ROI) if you do things right.

But the one thing that I didn’t touch on were some good practices to follow when looking for small town investment properties.  Since most of us would be more familiar with city real estate, there are some things (and potential quirks) that you need to be aware of when investing outside of larger cities.

The first thing that should be on your …

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Don’t Just Build Sites: Monetize Them

Written by Marc on May 4th, 2009 with no comments

I have been talking to a number of people lately in some Skype rooms I frequent, and for the most part, most of them have at least a site or two.  Their sites cover many topics, and it is great to see that the Internet can provide an outlet for you to express your passion, no matter what it is.

But at the same time, I hear a lot of grumbling from these same people that they really aren’t making any money online.  I know that this can be a challenge for some people, but in the case of these people that I have been talking to, they are all doing something wrong:  they aren’t monetizing their sites.

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