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Marriage Tips, #52 A Successful Marriage Is Like Building A Fire In The Rain

April 28, 2014 in Marriage, Personal Growth, Relationships by Lon

There are a lot of things said in a marriage or during the course of married life that absolutely make no sense. It is in the art of the marriage relationship that a husband and wife grow together in conflict and quiet resolution. This unhappy marriage tip is kinda like trying to build a fire in the rain…it can be done, but boy it sure takes a lot of extra work. First comes the realization that you emphatically and without question must understand that the beauty of a woman is not in the clothes Full Article [...]

Detroit Online Home Auction – Starting Bid $1,000

April 24, 2014 in Finance by James L. Paris

Of course, we are all aware of the financial collapse that has slowly taken place in Detroit over the last decade. The city has been left in the unusual circumstance of becoming the caretaker for thousands of abandoned houses. In some cases, the homes have been bulldozed - entire neighborhoods were simply demolished. The remaining empty homes are now being auctioned off with hopes that people will return to the city, stake their claim, and become part of its next chapter. As you will see pictured Full Article [...]

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Marriage Tips, #62 It Is Not The Holiday Of Thanksgiving, Still I Am Very Thankful

April 23, 2014 in Marriage, Personal Growth, Relationships by Lon

  There is just so much in this world to be thankful for. Despite the apparent doom and gloom the some predictors and prognosticators claim...the economy is not the greatest it has been in many years, the ethic’s of our politics is being seriously eroded daily, the life styles of the rich and famous is just about as common as many blue collar workers. But as for me and my house, I am very thankful for the woman I married some 35 years ago.It was well after the dust-bowl and cattle drive Full Article [...]

5 Ways To Know If Your Property Tax Bill Is Wrong

April 19, 2014 in Finance by James L. Paris

As real estate prices begin to go up again, look for sharp increases in property taxes to follow. It was interesting to watch a local county here in Central Florida actually double their county spending during a five year period in the last real estate boom. Property taxes are like a giant piggy bank for local politicians. Even if your tax bill is correct, it may be much too high already (even without any errors).    Three weeks ago I was contacted by one of our readers in the Chicago Full Article [...]

Noah – The Real Story (James L Paris)

April 10, 2014 in Books by James L. Paris

Author Larry Stone joins Jim Paris Live to discuss his new book, Noah The Real Story.  Discussion included how the Noah movie strayed from the biblical account.  Did Noah really gather two of each animal?  If he did, how could they all fit into the ark?  Were there dinosaurs on the ark?  Will the ark be found and how will this affect.  The mysterious death of the man that claimed to have found Noah's ark.  Why the discovery of the ark would be the greatest archaelogical discovery in the Full Article [...]