1. This site uses cookies. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Learn More.

Bought a house... thanks to Internet Marketing

Discussion in 'BlackHat Lounge' started by Sherb, Jun 11, 2017.

  1. Sherb

    Sherb Jr. Executive VIP Jr. VIP

    Joined:
    Dec 26, 2010
    Messages:
    1,473
    Likes Received:
    12,014
    Occupation:
    Quality Control
    Location:
    United States
    Home Page:
    [​IMG]

    Beautiful, right? It's brand new, in an incredible neighborhood a couple miles from a bustling city.

    I have no magical success story here. No bullshit.

    I'm 26. My wife and I were relatively frugal over the past four years and saved up a lot of money thanks to additional income streams besides my office day job (local SEO and online reputation management mainly allowed my income to double).

    For this reason, we were able to afford to put down enough of a down payment to keep our monthly payments within our budget.

    It took me several years of shit work and marketing failures to get to the point where I was raking in a solid income. Moral of the story? Just give it time and don't give up.

    The end.

    SH
     
    • Thanks Thanks x 144
  2. Umm

    Umm Junior Member

    Joined:
    Aug 10, 2016
    Messages:
    154
    Likes Received:
    44
    Gender:
    Male
    Waoo nice congratulation dear. :)
     
    • Thanks Thanks x 1
  3. Innovatorz

    Innovatorz Regular Member

    Joined:
    Sep 4, 2016
    Messages:
    372
    Likes Received:
    249
    Gender:
    Female
    Location:
    Internet
    I love the color more than anything. :)

    Congratulations on your new purchase. ;)
     
    • Thanks Thanks x 1
  4. kingroomx

    kingroomx Junior Member

    Joined:
    Jun 26, 2012
    Messages:
    106
    Likes Received:
    30
    Congrats man. These kind of stories inspire me.
     
    • Thanks Thanks x 1
  5. wl3hacker

    wl3hacker Junior Member

    Joined:
    Jul 21, 2014
    Messages:
    153
    Likes Received:
    54
    Location:
    My Office
    great house mate, congrats :)
     
    • Thanks Thanks x 1
  6. javabro

    javabro Power Member

    Joined:
    Dec 2, 2015
    Messages:
    675
    Likes Received:
    765
    Gender:
    Male
    Congratulations :) Looks awesome.
    roof+house color matching --> :cool: good
     
    • Thanks Thanks x 1
  7. Neon

    Neon Elite Member

    Joined:
    Nov 3, 2013
    Messages:
    3,170
    Likes Received:
    7,871
    Gender:
    Male
    Occupation:
    Traveling the world
    Congrats buddy ! Please invite me now dear.
     
    • Thanks Thanks x 10
  8. terrycody

    terrycody Elite Member

    Joined:
    Sep 29, 2012
    Messages:
    1,625
    Likes Received:
    454
    Occupation:
    marketer
    Location:
    Hell
    WOW congratz man, real cute house indeed!

    enjoy your life!


    terry
     
    • Thanks Thanks x 1
  9. soa0611

    soa0611 Supreme Member

    Joined:
    Apr 20, 2015
    Messages:
    1,276
    Likes Received:
    325
    Location:
    Europe
    holy shet. very cute house.
    it looks like USA? but i suppose its not

    edit - i see u are from USA
     
    • Thanks Thanks x 1
  10. KraftyKyle

    KraftyKyle Jr. Executive VIP Jr. VIP

    Joined:
    Aug 13, 2008
    Messages:
    2,091
    Likes Received:
    4,979
    Gender:
    Male
    Location:
    Unknown
    Good stuff. Congratulations on the success and nice looking house ;)
     
    • Thanks Thanks x 1
  11. NoHypeNeeded

    NoHypeNeeded Regular Member

    Joined:
    Dec 30, 2016
    Messages:
    345
    Likes Received:
    150
    Gender:
    Male
    Congrats bro!

    Very happy for you and your wife. That's awesome and thanks for sharing your story!
     
    • Thanks Thanks x 1
  12. ScribScribScrib

    ScribScribScrib Jr. VIP Jr. VIP

    Joined:
    Mar 15, 2017
    Messages:
    728
    Likes Received:
    751
    Occupation:
    Professional Content Writer
    Location:
    BlackHatWorld
    Home Page:
    Why are the lights turned on in broad daylight? Do you honestly give no care to the massive amounts of light pollution emanating from your very house?!
    A child in Africa could have killed himself with that extra electricity.
     
    • Thanks Thanks x 6
  13. izkech

    izkech Power Member

    Joined:
    Jun 7, 2012
    Messages:
    546
    Likes Received:
    162
    Nice house!! Congratulation!
     
    • Thanks Thanks x 1
  14. SEO

    SEO Jr. VIP Jr. VIP

    Joined:
    Jan 6, 2017
    Messages:
    866
    Likes Received:
    652
    Great job, and nice honesty. I'm happy to see people telling the truth on here rather than the "fake it till you make it" crowds. Hard work. No way around it.
     
    • Thanks Thanks x 3
  15. I know SEO

    I know SEO Marketplace Mod Moderator Jr. VIP

    Joined:
    Nov 29, 2012
    Messages:
    16,537
    Likes Received:
    6,214
    PIMP.
     
    • Thanks Thanks x 5
  16. Quit925today

    Quit925today Newbie

    Joined:
    Sep 5, 2016
    Messages:
    34
    Likes Received:
    9
    Gender:
    Male
    Congratulations! This is what I'm trying to do. How was the bank showing self employed income? I heard they can be more difficult. My wife works a 9-5 and I will be self employed for about a year and a half.
     
    • Thanks Thanks x 1
  17. Sherb

    Sherb Jr. Executive VIP Jr. VIP

    Joined:
    Dec 26, 2010
    Messages:
    1,473
    Likes Received:
    12,014
    Occupation:
    Quality Control
    Location:
    United States
    Home Page:
    Lots of paperwork. I had to provide the past three years of tax returns, quarterly P&L statements for the past six quarters, and an explanation of declining income as 2016's "expenses" were higher than 2015's, leading to a minuscule decline in self-employment income in 2016 compared to 2015.

    Good luck to you.
     
    • Thanks Thanks x 2
  18. deal with it

    deal with it Power Member

    Joined:
    Sep 30, 2015
    Messages:
    654
    Likes Received:
    286
    Gender:
    Male
    congrats.

    One funny thing i just saw. I read this thread and went to bhw Homepage, saw this reply from @Neon
    i thought he was making fun of you (not in a bad way), then i saw the fucking date. kinda coincidence his reply and your thread and me reading just after this thread.
     
    • Thanks Thanks x 1
  19. Walid333

    Walid333 Junior Member

    Joined:
    Jan 14, 2017
    Messages:
    112
    Likes Received:
    41
    Gender:
    Male
    Congrats :)
     
    • Thanks Thanks x 1
  20. Sherb

    Sherb Jr. Executive VIP Jr. VIP

    Joined:
    Dec 26, 2010
    Messages:
    1,473
    Likes Received:
    12,014
    Occupation:
    Quality Control
    Location:
    United States
    Home Page:
    No worries. @Neon is actually my alt troll account on BHW.
     
    • Thanks Thanks x 1