Review of 50/50 Crowdfunding – Another dodgy Ponzi scheme?

As I’ve been moving in the field of affiliate marketing and as this site becomes more popular, I am seeing more and more offers from other marketers. These sometimes come from direct email to the site, but more often I’m contacted by people on Social Media. That is a normal thing to happen, as others…

The Only Way to Change Your Way of Life is to Take Action!

Here we are in the last days of 2018 (how quickly the year has passed, it’s zoomed by). Here in the UK it’s been quite a year. We’ve been on holiday twice, both times to Lanzarote. We’ve been on two property courses with Samuel Leeds and have continued to look to invest in more property….

To make money online, make sure you’re surrounded by the Right People

  Do you want to know the hardest lesson that most people have to learn in their early days online? It’s been touched on before, but needs to be re-emphasised to drum it home. Learn how to ask questions and get help to fast-track your success! You’d think that would hardly be a problem, but…

How To Make Money As A Stay At Home Mum

I’m really happy you’ve found this post. You are in for a real treat, and when you read on you’ll realise why. Obviously i’m not a mum, that would be unusual as a guy, but in a World dominated by male entrepreneurs, I’m going to show you how to make money as a stay at…

The beginning of my journey to make $5,000 per month online

Yes that’s right, two months ago I set myself a target of making $5,000 per month online. I’d hear people make the claim that it could be done, but I was always skeptical. However, after taking the training at Wealthy Affiliate, and reading a lot of stories from there documenting how people have done it…

My Wealthy Affiliate Blog Posts – November 2018

Quite a bit more activity on my blog this month as I pushed forward with my project. Tried a little Bing PPC – 5 referrals for $8 First one was a big one on Bonfire Night! A week in Lanzarote? Don’t mind if I do! Skepticism and Bias are the Worlds Biggest Cancers Moving to…

My Wealthy Affiliate Blog Posts – October 2018

I was quite a prolific little scamp in October, posting 10 articles to my blog over at Wealthy Affiliate. Hopefully they’ll help explain some things, whilst maybe seeding a few ideas for your own ventures. Review : From Newbie to Millionaire by Christine Clayfield Read the Full Post Finally got to the end of Level…

Wealthy Affiliate – The Perfect Accompaniment to a Property Business

This is a great side hustle to sit alongside a Property business The perfect accompaniment to a property business is a website I discovered called Wealthy Affiliate. It is a community which comprehensively teaches about Marketing from scratch, including how to build a website, host it, get it indexed by Google, promote it, do keyword…

My Wealthy Affiliate Blog Posts – September 2018

Another great feature of Wealthy Affiliate is the ability to keep a blog, which can document your journey to making money. You can post about anything you like related to this, and you’ll be credited with ranking points at the same time. Many colleagues provide training material to others on their blogs, and this can…

Target Niches for your Online Business – How to Pick One

A Worldwide Audience to Address. When you sit down and think about all the people in the world that would like to make more money, you could pretty much include just about everyone. Every person from every little corner of the population could use extra cash and that is really the target audience. So in…

Mice in the walls | Strange complaints from tenants

Just had a bizarre email from one of my tenants via the letting agent about ‘mice in the walls’ (mental picture of little arches in the skirting boards like in Tom and Jerry). They’d noticed them downstairs, but now they’re noticing them upstairs they say. 😳They say they’re worried about them gnawing through cables. Now,…

Time is your biggest asset, you need to maximize it.

Tempus Fugit! as the saying goes. Time truly does fly, and frustratingly seems to speed up the older you get. I think there’s a name for that effect, but i’m not sure we need to really know it here. However, time is a finite resource for everybody and is thus the most precious in The…

Lease Option Agreements – How to Recognise if there’s money in the deal

When you have put out lots of yellow letters to your target houses, you’ll soon start to get phone calls (well, hopefully you will if you’ve written a good letter). Quick tip – get yourself a dedicated phone to allow people to ring you. Don’t use your normal phone number. If the phone rings, don’t…

Yellow envelopes take over the World

Well, maybe not the whole World, but a very small part of it. Yellow envelopes are our secret weapon though. How many letters do you get every day in yellow envelopes? That’s right. None! If someone sent you a bright yellow letter, would you be intrigued by it’s uniqueness and be compelled to open it?…

Best Property Investment Blogs In 2018

The internet has open the gates to information, and we get bombarded with numerous new articles on social media, in our email inboxes (subscribed or simply spam), and pretty much everywhere we look, on a daily basis. This has led us to have to work harder to find the best articles from the multitude of…

24 things estate agents say – and what they really mean

Just for a bit of fun, here are 24 things estate agents say – and what they really mean: Bijou – A tiny boxroom Cash buyers only – No bank in its right mind would lend on this Compact – Glorified cupboard Convenient for transport links – Feel the walls shake as a train passes…

Case study : Tracking down and buying the house for 30% BMV

When we first started on the property ladder we found we were quite good at spotting a decent house, but were obviously inexperienced at tracking people down. We’d started looking seriously in November 2016 and found a nice looking property on Rightmove that seemed to be cheap. It was a 3 bedroom end of terrace…

Buying to let as a limited company – How Things Differ

Here’s an article which we found very helpful with the decision of whether to buy BTL properties as part of a personal portfolio or as a Limited Company. I hope it’s useful for those looking for information about this. Buying to let as a limited company By Steven Boyde There are two ways of owning…

Review : Samuel Leeds Deal Finding Extravaganza

picture of Hilton Hall near Walsall

After waiting for what seemed like an age since we first went on the Samuel Leeds Property Investors Crash Course in Manchester in February, we rocked up to Hilton Hall just outside of Walsall for the next stage on our property journey, the Deal Finding Extravaganza and Never Use Your Own Money Again Courses. What…