Part 3: Big Bully Bank Case: Before Trial Comes Discovery … Sort Of

I’ve laid out the preliminaries of my case in Part 1 and Part 2, now I want to discuss how a case does or doesn’t move forward to trial. Bullshit I am now in what’s called the Discovery Phase.  It’s a euphemism for BULLSHIT.  You ask them questions; they ask you questions; they hide behind dozens of objections to each of your questions; sometimes you … Continue reading Part 3: Big Bully Bank Case: Before Trial Comes Discovery … Sort Of

Part 2: Big Bully Bank Case: Operation Opposition


Now that I’ve gotten off my chest in Part 1, the basic injustices of the legal system in this country and the nonsense of the ACLU, back to the case. After writing and filing the lawsuit against the group of wrongdoers — two big bully banks (one of which is an idiot mortgage servicing company), a property management services company that I like to refer … Continue reading Part 2: Big Bully Bank Case: Operation Opposition


Part 1: Big Bully Bank Case: The Beginning

—– “I loathe bankers. They rig the roulette wheel of commerce, very nearly destroyed the world economy, and they still think if they wear suits, they’ll be treated like respectable folk instead of the crooks that they are.” — Sherlock Holmes on the TV show “Elementary” —– That appeared on an October 2012 episode.  I’ve added it here, now, as I edit this post to … Continue reading Part 1: Big Bully Bank Case: The Beginning

Social Networking Websites and Cross Promotion

by Ginger Marin Okay, so you have a web site already and it looks nice and you’re satisfied it’s going to bring in visitors for you. Well, it probably will, but there’s more you could be doing and you could be doing it for just the cost of your time. Here’s a smart marketing tip: it’s called cross-promotion and here’s an easy and free way … Continue reading Social Networking Websites and Cross Promotion

Social Networking Websites – Tips For Building Your Online Profile

by Ginger Marin Social networking websites are great fun for those wishing to establish and expand online relationships and network. To do that, though, you first need to build your online personal profile page. That’s where you design a page to reflect who you are or what you do. For example, individuals with talent can best promote themselves and their arts by using social networking … Continue reading Social Networking Websites – Tips For Building Your Online Profile

Social Networking Websites – Your Connection to Online Communications & Relationships

by Ginger Marin Social networking websites are a phenomenon on the Internet today. They allow members to express themselves, share interests, connect with old friends and make new ones. And, these sites are no longer just for teenagers or college students; people of all ages and backgrounds have discovered that they can enhance their lives and promote their businesses in any number of ways through … Continue reading Social Networking Websites – Your Connection to Online Communications & Relationships

Social Networking Websites – Smart & Simple Etiquette

by Ginger Marin Social networking websites introduce people to new friends thus expanding their circles of online pals and even business acquaintances. But they are also introducing people to a number of important etiquette issues. Some people haven’t figured out yet how to be polite in this situation, though truthfully, some people still don’t have a clue about telephone, email or cell phone etiquette either. … Continue reading Social Networking Websites – Smart & Simple Etiquette

Social Networking Websites – Parents, Kids & Online Safety

by Ginger Marin With the popularity of social networking websites here’s are some words of caution. Not everybody trying to be your friend is really trying “to be your friend”. They may have other motives and it certainly behooves parents to know what they’re kids are into. Keeping an eye on their activities will help protect identity (theirs and yours) and keep sexual predators at … Continue reading Social Networking Websites – Parents, Kids & Online Safety

Merchant Accounts: Chargebacks and Fraud

by Ginger Marin Whether doing business on the Internet or in a brick and mortar store, most merchants accept credit cards.  Here’s an overview of the pitfalls and how the credit card companies protect against fraud. A chargeback is when a sales transaction is reversed.  This can occur for any number of reasons such as bank errors, customer disputes, credit card expiration, double-charges, fraud. If … Continue reading Merchant Accounts: Chargebacks and Fraud

Hormones – Mind-Body Health & Anti-Aging

by Ginger Marin The mind-body connection posits that a well mind provides for a well body and vice versa. So when it comes to aging and brain health, one must also take into consideration the state of one’s hormones. What are Hormones? Hormones are the body’s messengers that transport important information from the brain to the glands and from the glands onto the cells and … Continue reading Hormones – Mind-Body Health & Anti-Aging