How I went from NEGATIVE to POSITIVE like B.I.G. (And how YOU can, too.)

Notorious B.I.G.

In his song “Juicy”, Notorious B.I.G. expresses his happiness with going from a life of crime to gaining wealth through his hip-hop music. You won’t find any crime stories in this article. But what you will find is me telling you a story of EXACTLY how I made money on a deal I was supposed […]

Former Army Sergeant Reveals Secrets to Buying a Neighborhood and Profiting over $60K

Greetings fellow Soldiers, Franklin Cruz, CleverInvestor’s  here I proudly served my country as Army Sergeant for many years. I had earned my way to a cushy desk job. I could have secured the job for good, been safe and secure in my income and not take any risks or leaps of faith into entrepreneurship. My […]

HOW TO: Write an Effective Resignation Letter (Politely Say “I QUIT!”)

Almost, everyone dreams of writing their boss an I QUIT letter from time to time; some more than others. I love helping real estate investors and other entrepreneurs tell their bosses that they quit. Helping investors secure their finances for their future and for their families future is an amazingly fulfilling thing. It might sound easy […]

What Real Estate Investors can Learn from a 12 Year Old

It doesn’t take a socio-economic analyst to realize that we have moved into a globalized, constantly plugged in digital culture… And those professionals who deal with website views, sales for digital multimedia devices and e readers know that sales are BOOMING, and only improving. People now get most of their news, products and entertainment online. […]

It’s Situational Marketing, Stupid

Before you get your underwear all in a bunch just know that I’m not calling YOU stupid. This is actually a spin off from a comment where Clinton’s campaign advisor said “It’s the economy, stupid” during the early 90’s presidential election. The comment was a reminder to his internal audience of campaign workers to focus […]

My First Deal (losing $17,500) Almost Made Me Homeless Rather Than Made Me Rich With _____ ! Lessons & Full Story

Howdy, everybody. Like most of us, I’ve had a few bumps along the road in my life’s journey… …and my real estate career is no different. The lessons I’ve learned have proven themselves invaluable to me as a professional – and they’ve been integral to my success (in addition to helping some of the amazing […]

Fear Marketing vs Truthful Marketing

The value of fear in marketing? Marketing is the Art of Fear and grabbing your attention and not letting go till you make a decision. For an example “The launch”. The launch of a product is probably one of the greatest fear tactics of marketing ever. But, it is highly efficient because your allowing your […]