Mike McMillan: 2019 November EZINE

November, 2019
News From Mike McMillan

About the Month of November

November is the 11th month of the year and has 30 days.
Season (Northern Hemisphere): Autumn

In the original Roman calendar, November was the ninth month of the year. It got its name from the Latin word "novem" which means nine. However, it became the eleventh month when the Romans added in January and February to the start of the year.

Throughout much of history, November has often been thought of as a somber month because it signaled the start of winter. People would spend the month storing up their harvest and preparing their food and homes in order to survive the winter.

Veterans Day
World Diabetes Day
American Indian Heritage Month
Good Nutrition Month
Aviation Month
American Diabetes Awareness Month
National Stamp Collecting Month
National Peanut Butter Lover's Month

Fun Facts about November
It is the last month of the Fall season. November in the Northern Hemisphere is similar to May in the Southern Hemisphere. Elections are held in the United States on the Tuesday after the first Monday in November.

The third Thursday of November is the Great American Smokeout. Smokers are encouraged by the American Cancer Society to stop smoking on this day.
Some Christian churches celebrate All Saint's Day on the first day of November and All Souls Day on the 2nd.

American football is the main sport watched in the United States during this month. Most, if not all, of the leaves have fallen off the trees by the end of November.

all credits to:  https://www.ducksters.com/history/novemberinhistory.php


Quote of the Month


A Laugh or Two For Good Measure!

Holiday Heavyweights

The checkout clerk at the supermarket was unusually cheerful  
even though it was near closing time. “You must have picked up  
a ton of groceries today,” a customer said to the checker.  

“How can you stay so pleasant?” 
“We can all count our blessings,” the clerk replied.
“The hardest part of this job is the turkeys and the watermelons.
I just thank God that Thanksgiving doesn’t come in July.”



Intellectual Vampire


Q: Why did the Vampire read the New York Times? 
A: He heard it had great circulation. 


Tollbooth Timer

I worked on a toll road, answering the phone,  
collecting money and issuing toll tickets. 

One Thanksgiving Day, a woman called to ask about road conditions  
on the turnpike. After I said everything was A-okay,  
she told me a friend was coming for dinner. Then came the stumper.

“If my friend just left from exit twelve,” she asked,  
“what time should I put the turkey in?”

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Helpful Life Hacks & Cartoon
of The Month


Capital Gains


One of the ‘pleasant’ dilemmas that my investor
partners face when we cash out of a deal is what
to do with their PROFITS.

On one hand, it’s tempting to take the cash and
buy a new car, boat, vacation, or other ‘doodad’
(as Robert Kiyosaki calls them in his book Rich
Dad, Poor Dad).

On the other hand, it usually makes a LOT more
sense to use those profits to buy more income-
producing real estate.  That’s called “re-investment”.


About Mike McMillan:

Michael McMillan is a professional real estate entrepreneur, author, and consultant. Mikehas been investing since 2013, and his current focus is on multi-family properties, especially apartment buildings.
If you would like to find out more about how to get an above average return on your money, backed by a solid asset (real property) , and without the hassle of being a landlord- contact Mike for a no-obligation conversation.
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