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05 Oct

Cheating with a smile

On my recent trip to Cuba, the best live music was in a bar that also had the best food. (Music is excellent in Cuba, the food not so much... Cuban food is better in...

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02 Oct

Complaints that I don’t teach anything in my emails

DAN J.: "Tom, why do you sell something in every email? I came here to learn, not be sold to." TOM: Time to despatch this sadly mistaken thought... A quick review of my last 6...

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01 Oct

Speaker of the House’s Real Estate Advice

"All politics is local." A famous quote from Tip O'Neill, who was the Speaker of the United States House of Representatives from 1977 to 1987. (This is one of the few times I'll actually quote...

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30 Sep

Danger, like a third man, was standing in the room

I was suspicious when I saw him pull up in that car. It was a bright orange Mustang with out of state tags. He didn't see me sitting in my car. I was reviewing the...

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29 Sep

It’s okay to let the money motivate you

Let me tell you a story... I was walking with my new baby boy and pushing the stroller along happily. We cut through a parking lot to make a quick run into a store. There...

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28 Sep

The Ministry of Ungentlemanly Warfare

During the 2nd World War, my all-time hero Winston Churchill set up an elite "Special Operations Executive" to "conduct espionage, sabotage and reconnaissance in occupied Europe against the Axis powers." It became known as the...

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25 Sep

What I really think of “Shark Tank”

Everybody's been talking about it... But I'd never seen it. (I don't watch much TV) So I finally saw an episode of Shark Tank. And... I thought most of the guests on the show were...

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24 Sep

Worry is a dividend paid to disaster before it is due

Scared? Worried? Concerned? Do you let these emotions cripple you? Do you let them keep you frozen in inaction? Do you stay stuck because fears like these keep you from moving ahead? Unfortunately, it is...

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18 Sep

The 5 dollar fix to finances

Can just adding a measly $5 really fix your finances? Survey says... YES! But it depends on if that is a *LEVERAGED* $5 increase or not. What? Take apartment buildings for example. The power of...

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17 Sep

Cheating at Monopoly

Do you have to buy 4 Green houses before you upgrade to 1 Red Apartment Building? Nope. Real life doesn't have to be like the famous Monopoly board game. And therefore jumping directly to Red...

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