Well, I am bored as shit, and thought..."Hey, I have never introduced myself to the BHW community....wtf?"...so...here we go. Name: Jon aka "HootnHolla" Origin of aka: AIM screen name back in high school...it just kind of stuck. Birthdate: Aquarius; 1985 POB: Detroit, Michigan First Job: Stock boy at..."Hole in the wall party store" Second Job: U.S. Army - Scout Current Residency: Southern California How did you make your first $100 online? Believe it or not, selling ebooks! When did you start your online business? Well, I tried IM(Internet Marketing), quit IM, started again...quit again...failed a half a dozen times...spent every paycheck just to fail again...so I never really STARTED my business, it more or less evolved from failure to success. As we all know, you gotta get back on the horse in this business if you intend on making it. Your current status? Married, 8 mo old daughter, own my own house in SoCal, and just bought a CBR600! Wife is a sexy...blonde(and a true blonde at that), working on her second degree(nursing). Goals: Quiting IM altogether and creating a Website Design business or IM Consulting firm. I may join up with Black Water next year to do something exciting again. Deploy for 6 months. Come back with $200,000 in the bank. "Make Mission, Go Fishin Baby!". Brief Overview: Played HS Baseball, HS Soccer, College Baseball....than dropped out of College to go to Ranger School. Then Went to Korea, then to Kentucky. Got married, moved to Cali :whew: Stumbled upon this site sometime early last year and every now and then I get pretty involved. I lead a pretty busy life but try to offer as much as I can to this forum. I love this place. Tips for new members: The best advice I could give anyone looking to make it online: Be Original! "Hoot"