Successfully Marketing Refis to Oddballs Like Me

Posted by in Misc on 15. Jan, 2012 | No Comments Yet

Like any homeowner, I get tons of junk mail from all kinds of companies trying to hawk various loan options. By far, the most common offer is an attempt to sell me on a 30-year loan, at a low APR of course. But Emily and I are hoping to pay off the home as soon […]

What Simple Minds Cannot See

Posted by in Misc on 27. Mar, 2011 | 1 Comment

Recently Rush Limbaugh was mocking a Diane Sawyer segment wherein she praised the Japanese for finding time and space to utilize recycling programs in the refugee shelters amidst the mass destruction that the earthquake and tsunamis have caused. But this post isn’t necessarily about him. It’s about what people miss when they engage in simple-minded thinking similar to his.