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Creepy Stalker a/k/a “The Watcher” Turns Dream Home into Nightmare – Pitfalls of Purchasing a “Stigmatized” Home

In 2014, a New Jersey couple with three children purchased a $1.3 million “dream home” located in a New York City bedroom community.  However, their dreams were dashed when they received the first of three supremely creepy letters just three days after closing.  459 more words

Business & Real Estate

Asking the RIGHT Questions

Not knowing the right questions to ask about your insurance protection is among the key reasons far too many consumers hear the dreaded words “you are not covered” at the worse possible time — … 392 more words

Caveat Emptor

Con Games

On this great globe filled with fortune and fame,
Where do we stand on losses and gains?
Lifetime spent making pile get bigger,
Some earn great wealth, others just chiselers. 85 more words


Buyer Beware - Forgers A'Plenty!

Confused about which websites sell actual products and which sell forgeries? Here’s a (fairly) comprehensive list  of counterfeit dressmakers that’s always being added to. Some of the names on the list may shock you – including Amazon – while others such as AliExpress, DHGate and JJ’sHouse may seem all too familiar. 1,056 more words

Philosophy Of Modesty

Caveat Emptor: Buying Property with Changes in Mind

By Lorianna Kastrop, Vice President, The Kastrop Group, Inc. Architects

If you Google the phrase caveat emptor this is what appears at the top of the page: “DEFINITION of ‘ 1,000 more words


Caveat Emptor

You thought I fell off the face of the earth, didn’t you? Seriously, I haven’t been terribly motivated to write as much lately, and  it shows. 379 more words


A Teacher's Peril

“Because whatever we say, is wrong.”

Of late, I was given the privilege of conducting a couple of classes with my NUS Aikidokas. Although it was a refreshing change from being attending the class to someone conducting the class, the more salient point is the new learning experience for me being in a teacher role. 803 more words

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