Why Home Rentals Mean Big Money in Certain Travel Destinations: Could You Profit?

January 10th, 2019 by Holly Godbey | Comments Off on Why Home Rentals Mean Big Money in Certain Travel Destinations: Could You Profit?

The travel industry has been evolving at a rapid pace, with a new generation of travelers fueling new travel options that have spawned a plethora of successful businesses, from Uber to Airbnb. However, these massive global providers aren’t the only ones pocketing the profits; they also allow for savvy scrappers to profit, whether that’s by […]

The Business Travel Generational Gap: How are Millennials Changing the Landscape?

January 5th, 2019 by Holly Godbey | Comments Off on The Business Travel Generational Gap: How are Millennials Changing the Landscape?

It’s a hot topic you regularly see in business publications. Millennial are flooding into the market and changing the way business gets done. For the most part, it’s a good thing; studies show millennials are more in tune with their soft skills, and see the value in team diversity, which leads to increased profits.  Still […]

The Best Destinations for Retiring Abroad

December 27th, 2018 by Holly Godbey | Comments Off on The Best Destinations for Retiring Abroad

Forget retiring to Florida. Why not head even further out? More and more professionals are choosing to retire abroad for a variety of reasons. For one, you can get more for your money in retirement in many international countries, while simultaneously living a more enjoyable life.  Think about it; for a fraction of the price […]

The “Bleisure” Trend: How Both Employees and the Boss Can Benefit

December 20th, 2018 by Holly Godbey | Comments Off on The “Bleisure” Trend: How Both Employees and the Boss Can Benefit

In the past year, bleisure travel — mixing business with pleasure — became a trend among corporate travel planners, business travelers and travel providers. On one hand, MICE planners look to destinations that can offer meeting and conference attendees a desirable stay following an event; on the other, employees struggle to find a way to […]

Cruising is Becoming More Trendy, More Luxurious and More Popular: Here’s How

November 2nd, 2018 by Holly Godbey | Comments Off on Cruising is Becoming More Trendy, More Luxurious and More Popular: Here’s How

Surely you remember when luxury liners were the crown jewel of the luxury travel world. Cruises were desirable — you could dine, drink, dance and play all in the same place, while stopping off at exotic, scenic locales. For one or two short weeks a year, you could live the exciting life of a nomad […]

Invest Globally Better with Jason Hartman of Platinum Properties Investment Network

July 31st, 2017 by webimpakt | Comments Off on Invest Globally Better with Jason Hartman of Platinum Properties Investment Network
Jason Hartman of Platinum Properties Investment Network

Real estate investors are always looking for the newest, most exciting, most profitable pursuits. Jason Hartman of Platinum Properties Investment Network knows all about real estate investment  – he’s spent years digging in and researching local trends in the market. But what about markets abroad? Wouldn’t you like to know more about what sort of […]

Cruisin’ for a Bruisin’: Life on the Sea

January 26th, 2015 by Jason Hartman | Comments Off on Cruisin’ for a Bruisin’: Life on the Sea

It seems like cruise ships are always in the news for one thing or another—whether they’re sinking, flipping, or serving up a mass amount of sickness, cruise ships are a popular topic of conversation. Infamous writer David Foster Wallace immortalized his experience aboard with A Supposedly Fun Thing I’ll Never Do Again and The Simpson’s […]

Murder and Mayhem Abroad

December 22nd, 2014 by Jason Hartman | Comments Off on Murder and Mayhem Abroad

If you travel for business or for pleasure, you’re probably keenly aware of the kinds of problems you can encounter abroad. There are location-specific traveler schemes, pickpockets, and airport hassles. But there can also be more sinister dangers in some countries—crimes as dangerous as murder. The United Nations and the World Health Organization recently released […]

How to Succeed as an Expat Spouse

December 8th, 2014 by Jason Hartman | Comments Off on How to Succeed as an Expat Spouse

There are a growing number of expatriates across the world and, unsurprisingly, many are married or otherwise coupled. When a spouse makes the decision to live and work abroad, they often receive training and other accommodations to make their transition overseas easier. But what about their partner? For many, a transition to expat life when […]

Buying and Selling Products: Part Two

November 11th, 2014 by Jason Hartman | Comments Off on Buying and Selling Products: Part Two

Last week we talked a little bit about buying and selling products–how to get started and taking the necessary steps to choose the product you want. While those decisions are among the most important you’ll make, they’re only the beginning. This week, we bring you another installment in a short series on buying and selling […]