AMAZON.com - Save money for your business and personally. You can order just about anything online from Amazon at prices generally less than in-store retail fees. Free shipping is often available as well as consumer ratings and reviews about the product.
Business Proposals - Learn how to write an effective Business Plan by who else - Donald Trump!
E & O Insurance - You should investigate and compare several companies as this is an important aspect of your business set-up for the best solution for your particular needs. One resource is Liability Insurance Administrators. AREA has used VanKeith for business insurance.
Maps - Aero Surveys of Georgia has an excellent series of map books covering the metro Atlanta area. The appraiser data base is organized by this mapping system. Sales agent data base mapping using the FMLS/MLS mapping system which has to be purchased from FMLS/MLS.
a la mode, Inc. - Major appraisal software vendor, servicing over an estimated 50% of appraisers nationwide with the WinTOTAL software package.
Computer Classes on-line and some are FREE! - Hewlett Packard (HP) has some great on-line offerings. Learn Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, Adobe products, MySql, PHP, and many more.
GCFLearn - Free computer tutorials from how to use your computer to office programs.
Mail2Web - FREE - Check your e-mail from any computer anywhere in the world - no need to register!
Mailwasher - This incredible program let's you screen email at the server BEFORE the email gets downloaded to your computer. It is the most effective way to control unwanted e-mail. This is a "must have" program. Its inexpensive, effective, and easy to use.
OpenOffice - FREE suite of software products including a word processor, spread sheet, presentation software, and more.
Page Nest Pro - FREE program for capturing web pages for viewing off-line.
Low cost domain name registration and a permanent, professional email address (.com domains for as little as $16.99/year)
DNS Forwarding Services - FREE service that will allow you to name your computer and access it from anywhere even with a dynamic IP address - dyndns.
DNS service- FREE domain name service - allows you to host websites from home or office.
DNS updating - FREE program to update your DNS on the DNS forwarding services shown above.
Search Engine Submission optimization Google Analytics - enhance your site and improve return on investment. Google Webmaster Tools - provides you with detailed reports about your pages' visibility on Google.