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I Am Getting New Next Car Loan Locally In Dallas

by Chris Holden - September 24th, 2016

Getting a car loan locally in Dallas is one of the best things I have ever done, and it was how I got my first car years ago. I am now sure that I can get another car loan from Nexbank because they have come out with a lot of new funding that people can use in an unsecured manner. The unsecured loans will total about $75 million when people are done applying for them, and I think that I have a chance to get the car loan I need for a larger family vehicle.

We switched over to Nexbank because it was local, and we have kept using them because they are people who are willing to help us when we talk to them. We have both gone into the branch to talk to Nexbank, and now we are able to get the help that we need with our first car loan along with this new car loan that is coming. We also want to make sure that we can get the best prices. We know that the prices are going to get much better when we have spent the time to figure out what kind of vehicle we want to get.

NexBank Increases Senior Unsecured Notes Offering to $75 Million

It has become pretty easy for us to get the help we need with our loan, and we also know that we can change our lives with a larger and better car. The best thing that we can do is get some more room in the car that we can use for other purposes, and we also want to be sure that we have gotten a car that will last longer. Nexbank is going to help us with the purchase of a new car, but we have also been thinking about a loan to add onto the house.

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Changing The Face Of Fast Food

by Chris Holden - September 22nd, 2016

When people hear the term “fast food“, the thought that comes to mind is greasy overly processed foods that are very fattening. However, they are tasty and cheap. Therefore, a lot of people visit these restaurants for food. While a lot of people do understand that the foods that are offered by fast food chains are not that healthy, they do eat them anyway for many reasons including convenience and habit. A lot of people feel that just because they are pressed for money and time that they have to settle for the greasy and fattening foods that are offered at the local burger joint. Fortunately, there is a change that is being made to the fast food industry.

Among the changes that are being made is a restaurant that has been made by Nathaniel Ru called Sweetgreen. This fast food joint is actually a salad chain. This is where people get to eat some great tasting food while experiencing a lot of health benefits that come with the great taste. Sweetgreen is a huge step up from burger joints for people that are looking for ways to be healthier. Customers get to experience a lot more of the nutrients that make for a healthier lifestyle. Therefore, Sweetgreen is a successful enterprise in the fast food industry.

Nathaniel Ru is one of the people that are responsible for the creation of the successful restaurant. He is someone that is very passionate about health. Seeing that he is also successfully encouraging people to be healthy, his company, Sweetgreen has taken off and experienced a lot of success. The next step for Nathaniel is that he continues expanding the restaurant so that he can continue to bring forth healthy eating habits to his customers. Sweetgreen is one of the to the fast food industry that many people have been waiting for.

People need food. However, it is not just any food that people should be eating. It is better to eat foods that are very high in nutrition so that the body can regulate itself when it comes to fat, muscle, and energy. People will begin to see the health benefits of eating healthy and organic foods.

Why People are Choosing VTA Publications Over Other Distance Learning Courses

by Chris Holden - September 20th, 2016

For anyone who has ever owned a company, you know how difficult and frustrating it can be for you to do all of the investing on your own. Investing is essential when it comes to Growing your funds and knowing that they are going somewhere over time. A lot of business owners are able to keep their companies up and running simply because of the investing that they have done in the past. This is why is a good idea for you to work with a company like VTA Publications to ensure that you are getting the best advice possible when it comes to all of your investing needs.

One of the workers for the VTA Publications company is known as Jim Hunt. Jim Hunt has been with the company for a long time and has worked with many people when it comes to helping them figure out better investment decisions. When you are working with a professional like this, you can feel confident in terms of the types of Investments that are being made as well as anything else you need to know when it comes to your future finances. When you are working with a professional, you also do not have to worry that all of this is left to you and so it can take the guesswork out of investing in the long run.

For anyone who has struggled in the past with their investment decisions, it is about time that you worked with a professional team to make this a reality for you. Whether you are working with an individual like Jim Hunt or the entire VTA Publications company in general, this is a wonderful option for you and can truly transform the way you think of investing and make your finances grow over the course of time. Considering the thousands upon thousands of people who have made use of this company in the past, it is a pretty solid idea to make use of them for yourself simply because they truly work and allow you to have better investment decisions that will allow you to grow your funds with very little effort on your part.  Check out Jim’s YouTube for more on VTA Publications, and where they’re going next.

Tarallucci e Vino the Perfect Private Event Space

by Chris Holden - September 10th, 2016

People love the dining experience in an Italian restaurant because of its warmth and aroma. Americans adore Italian food from old homemade Italian foods to traditional Italian foods, prepared from traditional recipes passed down to the current generation. Not only do people love the food but also, the health benefits of the ingredients. Some of the healthy ingredients in the Italian food are:

• Olive Oil
Olive oil is saturated with healthy fats also known as monounsaturated oil. It has antioxidants and vitamins. Olive oil lowers your bad cholesterol levels while raising your good cholesterol levels. Besides, it helps in reducing high blood pressure while protecting your heart from developing heart complications and stroke. Olive oil prevents people from cancer.

• Tomatoes
Fresh tomatoes are healthy. Tomatoes are an excellent antioxidant when cooked because they are a source of potassium and vitamins. Besides, tomatoes lower your risks for cancer, osteoporosis, and heart complications. Not only do tomatoes prevent heart complications and cancer risks but also, they help reduce inflammation as well as burn excess fat.

• Garlic
Garlic is an effective natural antibiotic and immune booster. Over the years, garlic has been known to be a high antioxidant responsible for thinning your blood and decreasing your chances of developing blood clots. Garlic cures most diseases including bouts of common cold and snakebites.

• Basil
Also one of the most powerful antioxidants, basil is an immune booster well known for cancer prevention. Featuring properties that help prevent cholesterol build up and heart conditions; basil improves blood flow while reducing risks of developing a heart attack. Its antibacterial properties cure colds, bouts of flu and various viral infections. From treating stomach problems like indigestion and cramps to joint problems like arthritis, its inflammatory properties aid in the well-being of humans.

• Mushrooms
Mushrooms have significant antioxidant properties. Mushrooms have been used to cook food and treat diseases even in the past. They help in lowering blood pressure and reducing the risks of getting a heart attack, cancer, and Alzheimer’s disease. Mushrooms are cholesterol and fat-free because they have little calories. They are a healthy ingredient to your food. If you are looking to cut some kilos, you should invest in mushrooms because they are effective in weight loss.

Well, those are the primary healthy ingredients in most Italian dishes. Therefore, it is easy to comprehend why Italian dishes are enjoyable and healthy for you!

About Taralluci e Vino

Taralluci e Vino provides enough event space for occasions like corporate meetings, private events, birthday parties, and weddings. Physically located in Union Square, Chef Riccardo Bilotta will tailor the Italian menu to suit the needs of your event. You will love the blend of the Italian cuisine coupled with modern culinary.

The Mezzanine room features an intimate space for private gatherings of over 80 people. From a furnished bar to a lounging area, your guests will adore the antique cabinets and gorgeous custom brick tables! Space can also be transformed to suit any event.

Wen’s Fig Conditioner: A Bustle Review

by Chris Holden - September 8th, 2016

By now, you’ve probably seen a few YouTube commercials advertising Wen products by Chaz Dean ( The shampoos, conditioners and styling formulas from the Wen line are made from plant extracts and other natural ingredients, and promise to make the hair health and shiny.

If you’re considering trying Wen for yourself, check out Emily McClure’s Bustle review to decide whether you should become Wen’s next customer.

McClure tried the Amazon best selling sweet almond mint conditioner from Wen for seven days. She found that even though a lot of product was required to thoroughly conditioner her hair, her tresses felt softer and healthier immediately. McClure says her hair held on to moisture much easier while using the conditioner, but didn’t hold curls for a long period of time.

Emily states that, for the most part, her hair had a noticeable shine and her split ends were less obvious during the experiment. She even added that her friends commented on how great her hair looked near the end of the week.

Overall, Emily says that Wen conditioner works well for women who have thin hair, since the natural ingredients can add more volume to the hair. She also says that the conditioner has nourishing properties, which makes it ideal for people who wash their hair every day.


George Soros: Investor And Philanthropist

by Chris Holden - September 5th, 2016

George Soros is someone who has shown a lot of wisdom when it comes to making investments. He has recently dumped 3 companies. It was most likely a wise decision seeing that George Soros has managed to take his hedge fund to millions of dollars when it comes to success. He is someone that others should follow as an example when it comes to making the right investments. If people fin out how he looks at the market, they will also find signs that they could use in order to help them make wise decisions.

George Soros is more than just an investor, he is also someone who deals with other issues in society. Among the issues he has dealt with was the European Union. There were tons of conflicts and crises that has resulted in Britain leaving the EU. For one thing, there have been problems in Syria which has resulted in plenty of people taking refuge from the country. George Soros has spoken on the issue and has offered his advice on how to handle the problem so that things don’t get a lot worse for the refugees as well as the other world economies. George Soros himself was a refugee which is one of the reasons that he wanted to follow the conflict.

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George Soros has also dealt with the conflicts with Russia. Ukraine was under a lot of attack from Russia. For one thing, they were fighting against a change that would’ve required them to be a little more accountable to the people. The rulers would have to run the country in a more ethical manner. The people would be treated with more respect and value. George Soros’s Open Society Foundation has managed the conflict between Ukraine and Russia. There were also other conflicts that were managed by the Open Society Foundation at

A Better World with Avi Weisfogel

by Chris Holden - August 29th, 2016

Avi Weisfogel is a medical doctor by profession. As a young boy, he was full of morals and ideals. He was fascinated with the idea of providing care to people and decided to join the dentistry school where he graduated in 1998. After school, Avi dreamed of starting a dentistry practice with enough resources for patients. Avi  Weisfogel practiced dentistry  at a General Practice Residency before establishing his first practice. Dr. Avi launched his first practice and now owns Dental Sleep Maters in New Jersey. Besides dentistry, Avi has participated in other works including:

Business Ventures

The general dentist has been treating sleep patients his first day of work as a general dentist. His interest in marketing dentists led him to join business clubs for dentists with the aim of sharing ideas. Despite being an excellent dentist, he needed a marketing strategy for oral appliances patients. It took Avi two years of planning when he established a company committed to sleep in 2010. The company generated a system that produces 250-300 oral appliances, with Avi teaching about the system for years.

Social Media

Like other people in the world, Avi has accounts on social media. He is on facebook, tweeter, and has a blog on which he shares his life experience and growth in career. On his blog, he shares his interests and career growth as a sleep dentist. When out of his office, Avi enjoys skiing and spending time with his family. Avi uses the social media platform to connect with the world. He has educative videos on Facebook and YouTube.

Charity Work

Avi goes out his way to support a charitable organization called Operation Smile by founded in the 1980’s by an unknown nurse and doctor. The mission of the Philippines- based organization, was to support children with facial deformities, cleft lips, and cleft palates. Over the years this group grew to support children in more than countries. Avi launched the Go Fund Me campaign to raise money for funding this organization. He is hoping to raise $2000 towards Operation Smile to cater for the expenses of the organization’s medical missions.

Choose Tarallucci for Sophisticated Cuisine and Venue

by Chris Holden - August 19th, 2016

When it comes to finding an amazing private event space, NYC is the place to look. To make a party, wedding, anniversary, or business award dinner truly memorable two things much be excellent: the food and the atmosphere. With all the amazing cuisine in NYC, good food is not hard to find but the perfect combination of a thoughtful, original menu and a breathtaking space can be harder to come by.

NYC is full of restaurants that offer incredible private rooms, but only a few have sophisticated Italian food as well. Below you will find 3 great venues that serve Italian cuisine, each tailored to different tastes in the atmosphere.
Cool and Casual

Charlie Bird, located in Soho, boasts Italian-American dishes like homemade spaghetti and roast chicken. This venue is full of great light and very popular with younger people. The atmosphere is upbeat and cheerful. They play contemporary artist like Jay-Z, and Dre over the speakers so this space is particularly great for graduation or birthday parties or any even wanting a relaxed fun atmosphere. Their private rooms offer a chance to entertain guests away from the hustle of the restaurant proper.
Romance and Charm

Babbo, in Greenwich Village, has a more sophisticated atmosphere. The tables are covered with white table cloths and the restaurant has an easy breezy vibe. You won’t find average Italian food here. Instead, the regional Italian dishes made by chef Mario Batali are sure to please any guest. Babbo’s not only offers a more upscale menu, their private room provides a more romantic and classy air to any gathering. Perfect for a wedding rehearsal dinner or a party with colleagues, this is a must see venue.
Elegance and Class

Tarallucci e Vino, with 4 locations in NYC is a showstopping location with excellent Italian cuisine. Chef Riccardo Bilotta serves delicious versions of traditional Italian dishes. Because there are four locations, Tarallucci e Vino offers spaces to fit any event. All the locations share one thing in common, an atmosphere that is elegant and classy. The simplest way to showcase the importance and gravity of an event like a wedding or business dinner is to host it in an incredible venue. Tarallucci e Vino has exactly the kind of spaces that can make an event extraordinary.

For example, The Mezzanine is a room perfect for a cocktail party. It has a lounge area and a bar which allow guests to mingle and relax surrounded by antique cabinets and artwork. The atmosphere is sophisticated and elegant and will be sure to make your event memorable.

Larger gatherings can be easily accommodated by Tarallucci e Vino. In their Union Square location, the 6th Floor Loft can seat up to 120 guests. This venue is filled with antique mirrors and incredible chandeliers to create a breathtaking setting for any event. Weddings, anniversary parties, or even business dinners and events will be stunning in this location.

Making you event memorable is easier than ever in NYC. Great Italian cuisine and unique atmospheres are tucked into this maze of skyscrapers. Whether you need a casual, romantic or elegant event space there is something for everyone.

The Best Ski Resort for a Perfect Vacation

by Chris Holden - August 14th, 2016

The Squaw Valley Ski Resort is a ski resort that has over 70 years of history for being one of the best resorts to visit in the world due to not only the magnificent views, but also for the fun-filled activities that are held both indoors and outdoors that promote relaxation and fun. At the head of this ski resort is Andy Wirth, the current CEO and the current President of the Squaw Valley Ski Resort. As the current CEO of this resort, Mr. Wirth has already dedicated over six years to improve this resort to become the best that it can be.

In recent news, Mr. Wirth has invested over $70 into renovation plans for the ski resort. These renovation plans not only have gone into updating the interior of the resort, but have also gone into redesigning the ski slopes. Andy Wirth is a passionate individual with a love for the combination of both business and nature on With the Squaw Valley Ski Resort, Mr. Wirth truly feels as though he has found his calling. As an innovator and as a business leader, Mr. Wirth has not only inspired the visitors of the resort, but he has also inspired his employees to be the best they can be.

Andy Wirth, as the head of this business, has continuously shown his involvement with the business as well as his leadership skills and innovation. In regards to the recent drought that has been plaguing the West Coast, Mr. Wirth has come up with several solutions that have secured the future of this ski resort. Not only does the Squaw Valley Ski Resort still profit, but the resort is currently thriving and attracting more visitors than ever to the business. The secret behind the success of this resort are the many changes and investments that Mr. Wirth has made with the long-term success of the business in mind.

Some of these new investments that have improved the ski resort include an investment in the snow making business. This makes the ski resort self-reliant and no longer in need of the above average rainfalls. With the amount of rainfall on an annual basis slowing decreasing, Mr. Wirth states that it is time to take action and to think of new and innovative ways to not only save the business, but to also encourage the business to thrive further on into the distant future.

Reputation Mangagement Fixers Can Save Your Business

by Chris Holden - August 10th, 2016

You became an entrepreneur and got into business for a reason, to deliver the best products and services to your customers and make money. Keeping your business up and running takes a lot of work, and you need to deliver. It is also important to have a great reputation when running a business, as this is another quality your business needs to have in order to have repeat and loyal customers.

But if your reputation comes under attack from an outside source, the success of your business is at risk. You are going to need the help of online reputation management services such as those offered by Reputation Management Fixers. Online reputation management companies can do a lot more for your business in the way of turning your reputation positive with their ability to bury negative search results and create powerful PR pieces to boost your image. Before you hire a service such as theirs, below are listed a few things you can do to proactively boost your reputation.

Here are 5 ways to keep your business up and running:

1. Don’t listen

Don’t let what’s being said drag you down. They’re going talk, and talk, and talk. Letting your emotions get the best of you will be your downfall. Focus on the business at hand.

2. Assure your customers

Let your customers know that your business will continue just like it always has. Assure them your company is strong and can take any beating from outside critics. Let them know that during this time you are going to offer even greater service.

3. Whatever is being said, your actions speak louder than words

There’s going to be a lot of talk that people are going to see and hear. Offer your customers more value during this time. Give focus to the products, services, and content to help your customers. They’d rather have that than gossip.

4. Reach out to those who will listen, but make sure they are reliable. It’s not good to push all this anger and frustration down inside of you to try to ignore it, you have to vent. Talk to the people whom you trust most.

5. Keep focused

There is a reason you became an entrepreneur, remember that. This is your focus, and this is the reason you started your company. Do what you have to do to keep your business running, and all the while, keep staying motivated.

And if you need your reputation managed, you will need Reputation Management Fixers .