Category Archives: Misc

Where things go to belong

There’s a definite spring thaw

Let’s talk about the economy for a minute. It’s been more than a year of doom and gloom, and although I’ve remained somewhat upbeat and optimistic, I’d also be remiss if I didn’t acknowledge that yea, times have been tough. But you know, it’s pretty plain to me that we hit bottom some time ago, and things are… Read More »

Failure.. It's the New Success

“Here’s an inside look at the mishaps of Honda racers, designers and engineers to learn how they draw upon failure to motivate them to succeed. From poor color choices to blown race engines, these risk-taking individuals provide an honest look at what most people fear most. Watch the film and discover the upside of failure.” Success isn’t permanent,… Read More »

The Latest Specialized Vehicles and Equipment of the U.S. Military

To equip the troops to be adequately prepared for the conditions and attacks of the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq, the U.S. military demands enormous resources – including cutting edge equipment and vehicles.  The manufacturing of much of this equipment requiring specialized technology is outsourced to various U.S. corporations that specialize in weaponry and equipment, such as General… Read More »

Economic Stimulus Act of 2008 Expenditures Part Two

Recently, I told you how my wife and I were looking into spending our Economic Stimulus Act of 2008 checks. I want to give a short update in that regards (we’ll get back to equipment finance and the like next time & I know you’re all waiting with baited breath.) Anyway, I went ahead and purchased my grill.… Read More »

My Top 5 Financial Movies

Just to show that Fletch isn’t all work and no play, I decided to put aside my looking for the oddest thing I ever financed (that’s still to come though) and talk about movies. But because this is “The Lease Guy” blog, this will be my top 5 movies that have a financial component to them. Now, I’ll… Read More »