Increasing Top Line Income

Do you want higher gross revenue in your company? How about higher gross revenue that correlates to higher profit? I think these sound like pretty great problems to have! Here are three main ways to increase sales. Increasing the amount of customers you have. This is pretty straight forward, your goal is to get moreContinue reading “Increasing Top Line Income”

US Strategic Petroleum Reserve

Over the last year and a half, gasoline and fossil fuels have gone up in prices drastically. Fuel has been up over 200% but is currently around 184% up from 2020. From 2019, we are up around 153%. Natural gas on the other hand is up 345% since 2020. This information comes from the U.S.Continue reading “US Strategic Petroleum Reserve”

A Brief Guide For Oktoberfest in Munich, Germany

This is one of the greatest events you could ever go to, as long as you are okay with a lot of people. It is one of the biggest events I have ever been to in my life. It was unlike anything else you will ever see. We were only there for 1 day, soContinue reading “A Brief Guide For Oktoberfest in Munich, Germany”

Following a Budget

Sam and I are pretty big on our personal budget. We usually follow a personal budget and allocate funds to certain areas of our life. Currently, we are renovating a house to move into, while finishing up the one we are in, to put it on the market. This has destroyed our budget, since weContinue reading “Following a Budget”

Interest Rate Hike

Last week the federal reserve announced their interest rate hike plan for the year. After many months of uncertainty, it finally looks like there is some stability in their plan. This is the best thing we could have hoped for, a laid out plan to curb the uncertainty. Even though it is not the mostContinue reading “Interest Rate Hike”

The Reason Behind the Collections

If any of you listen, or watch our podcasts you will know that I have a thing for collecting items. I’m not a hoarder thankfully, but I have a few collections that peak my interest and I like to take good care of them. My main collections are Harry Potter items, books and Pokémon cards.Continue reading “The Reason Behind the Collections”

The Real Estate Market Crash

The real estate market has been trending up massively since 2020. Do we really think it can keep up at this pace? Houses are up over 16% nation wide just in 2021. Last time we saw this, was in 2008 and we had a market crash. So… are we thinking the same thing is goingContinue reading “The Real Estate Market Crash”

House Hacking

Have you ever lived with a roommate? Maybe owned a duplex, triplex, 4plex, or other multi-family building and lived in one unit and rented the other? If you have or you know someone who has, that is considered house hacking. The basics of house hacking is, you own a property and you utilize other individualsContinue reading “House Hacking”

The 1% Rule

The 1% rule is kind of an industry standard in my area. If a property reaches the 1% rule, it is typically a solid long-term investment. There are a lot of other things which can make this untrue, however, it is a guideline we keep in mind. What does the 1% rule mean? It means,Continue reading “The 1% Rule”