Blog

/Blog/
­

Why FREE Isn’t Really Free…

By |July 21st, 2017|

When trying to accomplish anything in life, you need to be willing to pay your dues. Payment doesn’t have to come in the form of dollars and cents; you may have to pay with your time (especially if you don’t have a lot of money to put into your new venture). If you ask people [...]

Two Lives; Two Goals; All Sorts of Possibilities!!

By |July 15th, 2017|

I get the question all the time... “Billy, how in the heck are you doing this real estate investing thing when you’re working a full-time job?!” All I can say is that it is totally possible. Here’s how it works for me... You CAN Have It All... If You Are Willing [...]

What’s So Important about Setting Up for Your “Golden Years”?!

By |July 13th, 2017|

You’ve been seeing a number of articles about retirement topics from me lately. There is a reason... I have watched people enter retirement and not be prepared financially. It is heartbreaking. Further, I have been speaking to a woman I work with about something going on with a loved one in her life. Simply, it [...]

Everybody Has One… An Opinion That Is…

By |July 1st, 2017|

As you know, I get motivated by you... my followers. I love when people who’ve been reading my articles or following me in social media start a dialogue with me and share their opinions, even if that means they are challenging what I have to say. But here’s the truth... In life and in sales, [...]

What I Learned about Mastering New Skills from Watching My 7-Year-Old Tie His Shoes

By |June 22nd, 2017|

One of my sons is learning to tie his shoes. He’s 7. As I was watched him toughing through the task and feeling proud of himself when he accomplished his goal, something came to mind. I didn’t step in to correct him, because my boy is learning how to tie his shoes all by himself. [...]

Why Investing in Residential Real Estate in Spain Doesn’t Make Sense

By |June 15th, 2017|

Investing in properties located in Spain isn’t my cup of tea. If you watch the short video I made to go with this article, you’ll understand why. You’ll also learn why I felt so compelled to write this piece. As usual, the idea for both the video and the article started with a conversation that [...]

What Are YOU Waiting For?

By |June 8th, 2017|

Cha... Cha... Cha... Changes... They are a part of life, but sometimes we need to make a change and don’t. Recently I was talking to a couple of friends about the changes they told me they want to make. One is making a big change after 13 years at a job. I’m really proud of [...]

3 Things You MUST Do to Achieve a Stress-Free Retirement!!

By |May 25th, 2017|

Ever feel like there’s a clock over your head? That’s something I’d never really thought about till I was speaking with a friend who told me that as she moved through her life that it felt like she was playing Beat the Clock. In her case, she had not built a nest egg early in [...]

The Top 3 BIGGEST Concerns for Those Entering Their Retirement Years

By |May 18th, 2017|

Are you nearing 50? Have you passed that marker already? If so, you might be thinking about your retirement and whether you will have enough money to live well or if you might outlive your money. That’s a harsh reality for many people these days. I recently found an article on Investopedia about the worries [...]