Dec 2 2016
Abbie Ethun
Abbie
93 posts

Delightful December Drinks

Even if the weather outside is not so frightful, there's nothing like curling up by a fire with a good book and a nice warm beverage. We've chosen three special concoctions perfect for... »

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Nov 15 2016
Abbie Ethun
Abbie
93 posts

Holiday Hosting Hacks

We all love having family and friends home for the holidays, but most of us wish we could spend more time chatting than being on kitchen detail. The following time-saving tips and holiday... »

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Oct 26 2016
DanChapman_web
Dan
22 posts

Can Your Children Impact Your VA Loan?

Ways your child can directly impact your VA Loan Child Support If you pay child support this monthly payment will be included in your debt-to-income (DTI) ratio. However, if you receive child support you should... »

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Sep 20 2016
Abbie Ethun
Abbie
93 posts

WOOP Your Goals Into Success

Dr. Gabriele Oettingen, psychologist, researcher and author of the book "Rethinking Positive Thinking," says we've been inundated with advice to think positively or visualize success. While visualizing the achievement of our goals may feel good, those... »

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Sep 14 2016
Abbie Ethun
Abbie
93 posts

Take a Thank You Walk

This week on Chasing Excellence we take another look at The Energy Bus. You might find "The Thank You Walk" to be a bit silly, but I think it's a great idea! Watch this... »

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Sep 6 2016
Abbie Ethun
Abbie
93 posts

Reclaim the Hours in Your Day

The average workweek in the U.S. is almost eight hours longer than those in the rest of the world. One Harvard Business School study showed 94 percent of subjects worked over 50 hours per week, and of... »

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Jun 9 2016
Abbie Ethun
Abbie
93 posts

12 Life Hacks for Social Success

Be confident. People like confident (not cocky!) people. Fake it till you make it. Not confident? Believe you are and eventually you will be. Stay relaxed meeting new people. Nervous? Imagine you already know them. To remember a new... »

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Mar 22 2016
Abbie Ethun
Abbie
93 posts

18 Genius Home Hacks

Rain Gutters as Shelving. Mount pre-painted roof gutters on walls in kids’ rooms to display books and small toys. Marker Caddy. Cover a shoe box in attractive wrapping paper and fill with empty toilet paper rolls... »

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Jan 27 2016
SteveMarshall_web
Steven
4 posts

Renovation Lending: Fact or Fiction

Fact or Fiction: My understanding is that renovation loans are only for buyers looking to buy houses in bad shape or properties considered “handyman specials.” FICTION! Although it is true that renovation loans can be... »

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Oct 19 2015
Abbie Ethun
Abbie
93 posts

October Power Tools Newsletter

Adding a blog to your website can boost your search engine ranking and attract visitors. Guest blogging and social posts can get you even more traffic, but you still need great topics to... »

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