About Ricargon
Joined May 2018
Hi, my name is Rick. I'm a single dad and travel the USA for a living. I've been doing this for 15 years and love to go different places within the United States. The problem is, I don't always do it for pleasure.

I'm a truck driver and want to try something different to change things a bit. I want to spend more time with my daughter and take her to places I've been to within the United States.

I'm looking to start an online business and so far Wealthy Affiliate looks like something I'll be able to use to finally get moving forward in that endeavor.

I couldn't say this about other internet marketing systems, but I will say this about Wealthy Affiliate. WA is the real deal when it comes to a platform that helps people succeed in their goals for accomplishing success in an industry that has made several millionaires and continues to do so. The community of active and excited members from all over the worlds is proof of that.

I truly am blessed, excited an honored to be here amongst successful entrepreneurs that have made their first $50 $100 $1000 and more here in WA. It's happening for them, it's going to happen for me and I know it will happen for anyone else that believes they can do it.

Best success to all who have joined WA for a better financial way of life. This is where your life is going to change for the better.

Be safe, and God bless
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Money Goals
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Money I would be happy earning
$7,000 a month
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Money I would be ecstatic earning
$14,000 a month
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Time I'm willing to invest to achieve my goals
As much time as I need to get there.
 
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Ricargon Premium
How much money would you be happy earning?
$7,000 a month

How much would you be ecstatic earning?
$14,000 a month

And how much time are you willing to invest to achieve these goals?
As much time as I need to get there.
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Marc1001 Premium
Those are some lofty goals. Nothing wrong with that. Check out this post to stay motivated. Let me know how I can help.
Marc
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Ricargon Premium
Hi Marc,

I read your post and agree with the small increments, or baby steps to success. The question, "How much money would you be happy earning?" was quite broad and that's why I answered the way I did. Had it been more specific I'd probably answer the way you explained it on your post.

I know it takes time to start making the money I'd like to make, but as an overall, considering I put the time and work into it, the amount I put was a reasonable amount since all I did was take my monthly income and doubled it. If I can get to that position 6 to 12 months from now, that would be awesome.

Anyway, thanks for the post. It had a few nuggets in there that I took to heart and thanks for your help.

Rick
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Your post made me feel better about my goals. I just really want to make a small difference at home to ease pressure. If I get more then all the better!!
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Larmu189 Premium
Great goals. Learning step-by-step and follow the instructions. Take training. Hope you succeed. Need help please massage in below thanks. Start learning here.
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Carson Premium
Really good to see that you've added some goals Rick!

These are both realistic and achievable. Your time investment will be key to achieving these goals and you certainly are willing to invest the time :)

Take your time, take action on what you learn, and ask for help when you need it! There are many helpful folks within the Wealthy Affiliate community who have the answers you will be looking for. I personally look forward to helping out in every way I can.

Carson
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JonLake Premium
Thanks for the follow Rick. It’s nice to meet you and feel free to connect with us further on the social networks shown at the bottom right of our profile

We look forward to reading your success as well as sharing additional marketing tips and strategies. If you need any help please feel free to ask

Jon and Debbie :)
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Ricargon Premium
Hey Jon & Debbie, thanks for adding me to your list of followers. Thanks for the invite. I'll take you up on that. You can send me a private message or connect on skype if you have it. Anyway, thanks again for connecting with me.

Talk soon.

Rick
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JonathanAll1 Premium
Welcome to WA. It’s participation and persistence to get there and also takes lot of creative thought to process...
Yes, thank you for following. And I am hungry to get started.
I finding so much information for goals to success. This is surely a great opportunity with just what I need to develop independence and dreams.
Yes www is a big world brought together with WA...

Truely grateful
JonathanAll1
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SachiKashi Premium
Thank you for following me. I'm a newbie too and here are a few newbie tips. Go to the Rank button at the left-hand corner of this page and follow the top 100 members there. You will then receive their training, tips and advice. 2nd tip: Use the search field at the top of this page on any question you might have. There is information on just about any topic there. 3rd tip: use the Live chat feature and get answers in real time. There are people from all over the world in WA and there are always people there. Blessings to you on your endeavor.
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PMindra Premium
Hi, Rick.
Paul Mindra here from Ontario, Canada.

I'd like to take a moment to thank you for the follow-back.

I started following you as a result of a very encouraging comment that you made to a very new member here (Mike) that was struggling to get started.

I really like your mindset and style of writing. I am very pleased to make your acquaintance and look forward to learning, sharing and serving with you as we all move forward here.

Kindest regards, Rick.

Paul.
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Ricargon Premium
Hi Paul
Thank you for adding me to your follow list. I've added you to mine as well,

Thank you for your comment and kind words. I truly believe that when we help others get through difficult moments, no matter what we do, we reap the rewards in the long run.

I remember being in this type of situation, many years back, where I had no idea of what to do or where to begin. I would receive advice from the marketing sages, and it felt good to know that I wasn't alone on this journey of entrepreneurship.

I try my best to pass on what I've learned and experienced with those who have the passion and desire to succeed in making a better life for themselves.

You and I or anyone in this community can't be there for every single person. So I try to give my best advice and hope that someone else going through what, in this case, Mike was going through, will benefit from that advice.

That's what this community does throughout this site. There are so many WA members that post their advice and wisdom on their blogs, their lessons, and in their comments. I'm glad to be a part of this community that can share and help others get reenergized with hope and confidence and keep them moving forward.

Mr. Mindra, Paul, thank you again for adding me to your follow list. My virtual door is open to you and you're welcome to drop by anytime and share thoughts and ideas. It was a pleasure and my honor to have met you.

Be safe, and God bless

Rick
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Loes Premium
Hello Rick,♫Welcome! I am so pleased you found WA. Nice to meet you ツ I wish you a lot of learning pleasure and fun at WA. Thank you for adding me to your network.

From the start, I have written training on every issue I had problems with myself. And I share all my interesting findings on my blog space. I have listed them on a blog for you. When you type in “Blogs top rated by Loes” into the search bar on top, you'll find my goodies under Training. I hope to help you with those.

If you have any questions, please reply to this message or leave a comment on my profile.
Success building your business in 2018. See you around, Greetings Loes
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Ricargon Premium
Thanks for the invite Loes.

I have been through so many blogs and lessons it's a never-ending task. I try to focus more on what I'm working on at the time and take it step by step.

I did peek at your profile page and noticed the lessons you have. I do believe I've been to a couple, not sure, as I said I've been to so many, but thank you for mentioning it here on my profile page.

I will take some time and just sift through everything you have.

Thanks, Loes!

Rick
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Loes Premium
I know, it can be overwhelming, when you are looking for something specific, you can ask me, most of the time I know my way around here, have an enjoyable day
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Ricargon Premium
Thanks, Loes you're awesome!
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Bryan8 Premium
Hey Rick! Welcome to WA premium. You're off to a good start with your blog post. I'd like to encourage you to follow the training and do the tasks step by step, even if you think you know them.

They're setup so that one builds on the last one and reinforces your knowledge. I've seen members skip sections or jump around in their training. This gets them in trouble. They become lost, as it were, and just like in that big truck, it takes you a while to get turned around and back on route again.

Within a very short space of time you'll have your website up and begin adding content to it. Be thinking about what niche you want to pursue. It's something that you'll need to be able to write a couple of 1,000 word or more posts per week for at least a year.

Don't think about monetizing too soon. How do you feel if you go to a website that's new, but filled with ads? You probably leave and don't go back. I know that's what I do.

I wrote this blog post link below) to give new members some answers to questions that aren't always easy to find. Please read it when you get a chance. It might help you get where that GPS doesn't always get you without getting into a, "When possible make a U turn" situation. With a little bit of luck and some hard work you'll be out of that big truck and enjoying life and your daughter for many years to come. Best of luck to you!
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Ricargon Premium
Hello again Bryan

Yes, sir! I couldn't agree with you more. Thank you for that link and I will check it out. I have also added you to my list of followers so I'll be checking out your site for advice and points for sure!

Thank you for checking out my first, but starter blog post and you'll be seeing more to come in the next few months.

Good to see a fellow trucker and computer geek like me as well. I have a degree in computer network systems and also got to study the COBOL language back in the early 90's. It's not "punch card" type stuff, but I remember going over that history in our class studies.

Looks like we have a few things in common, computers, trucking and becoming entrepreneurs.

Wishing you the best Bryan, see ya around buddy.

Rick
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Bryan8 Premium
Sounds good man!
Bryan
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Keisi Premium
Hola Rick!

Welcome to Wealthy Affiliate. Thank you for adding me to your network and I have also added you to mine.

All the best wishes for a speedy accomplishment of your hopes and dreams right here at WAU! You made the right choice to learn from the Best of the Best.

Keisi
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Trujunco Premium
Rick,
Having read your profile I really do hope that you will make good on your goals in pursuit of personal freedom.

Your daughter will gain so much with the opportunity of traveling and learning about the world in which she lives, but more, she will have formed memories and a bond with her father that will carry her for a lifetime. There is nothing so powerful as this connection with a Loving parent

So, May you be blessed by your determination and vision. I look forward to following you and reading of the successes you have accomplished...be brilliant, my friend.

Respectfully David
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Ricargon Premium
Hello David,

Thank you for your inspiring, supportive and kind words. It's people like you that give me that excitement every day when I log on to WA. There is no doubt in my mind that I will succeed here in WA, especially when there are amazing people like yourself that look for the good possibilities in others to succeed.

I am more determined now than ever before to keep moving forward on my journey to success simply because of the amazing support this platform has developed throughout the years since its inception.

I thank you, David, and wish you the best of success here in WA. May God bless you and your family.

Sincerely,

Rick
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janbey Premium
Hi Rick,
Welcome to wealthy Affiliate and congratulations ongoing premium, you will not regret your decision.

Enjoy the fantastic training here at Wealthy Affiliate and keep moving forward. If you ever get stuck or need a point clarified, ask the community a question and the answer will soon be provided.

I wish you well on your WA journey and have added you to my network to see your success.

All the best.

Age
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Ricargon Premium
Thanks Adrian and best wishes and much success in your journey as well.

Rick
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CarolMeador Premium
Hi there. Welcome to Premium WA and to my network. Following you. As you work your way through the training, if you need help, don't hesitate to ask our awesome community for help. There's always someone who knows how to help you and will be happy to do so. Best wishes for your WA online journey. Carol
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Ricargon Premium
Hi Carol,

Thanks for following me, I've also returned the favor. You know, if I were to be asked, "what place would you consider to be, heaven on earth?" I would say, WA. It's like having angels a few keystrokes away waiting to help you succeed. You and everyone I've met so far are coming to me with open arms, what a warm feeling that is to experience everyday.

It was my pleasure meeting you.

Best wishes to you on your journey as well.

Rick
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CarolMeador Premium
Thanks for that nice reply, Rick. I agree. WA is like heaven on earth. Who ever would have imagined we could have it so good? Thanks for following me back. Carol
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HennieSteyl Premium
A warm welcome to WA Premium. May your stay with us be a blessed one.
Here are training and a post of mine that can help you on this exciting journey. Leave a comment after you read it and tell me how you feel. Hennie
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Ricargon Premium
Hi Hennie,

I thank you for your link on setting goals. I will surely put that on my list of things to do tomorrow. I have so much to learn and so many members wanting to help as well. I thank you for sending me the link on setting daily goals because that is something I'm surely going to read first to start getting organized.

I'll come back and give you my comment on the link you sent,

Thanks again Hennie.

Rick
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HennieSteyl Premium
Anytime Rick. If you need any help, you know where to find me.
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IveTriedThat Premium
What's going on Rick? Hope you have had an awesome week here at WA and you are making some good progress through the training. If you need a little kick in the pants, I've got just the thing for you.

It's my training here titled 'Starting from Scratch: The Strategies I Use to Build & Maintain Successful Websites' It is a Premium training so you may have to check back after you upgrade to get full access!

In the meantime, let me know if there's anything I can do to help!
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Ricargon Premium
Hey Steve,

Today is the day I go Premium and I'm excited to be a part of this community. You're emails and guidance have really gotten me to see WA in a different light. I'm super excited to get started and look forward to sharing success stories in the near future.

Thanks for your support and look forward to meeting more interesting people that have the same goal as myself.

Rick
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IveTriedThat Premium
Hey Rick! Just wanted to follow up and see how you're doing so far. Hope you've been enjoying the training offered here and the community as well.

I wanted to share with you a training I wrote here at Wealthy Affiliate. It's called "9 Tips for Internet Marketing Beginners" and it walks you through some of the things I've learned since joining Wealthy Affiliate over 5 years ago. Check it out below and leave a comment to let me know what you think!
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YvetteC2 Premium
Welcome to WA Premium. You have joined a community that is very supportive, encouraging and positive.

I just happen to pass your comments in Live Chat. You don't have to be a paid member for responses back. If you don't get a response right away, there may not be a lot of people in Live Chat at that moment. Someone did answer but I think you were gone. Please know the community is here to help and support you.

I wish you all the best here in WA.

Regards,
Yvette
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Ricargon Premium
Hi Yclayton,

Thank you for your response. I'm very new to WA, it's been a little over 24 hours now and I was checking out the site features yesterday. I was on chat and saw people chatting so I thought I'd say hi. No one responded, so I thought that maybe it was because I wasn't a "premium member".

If someone did respond I had already logged off and thank you for replying to letting me know that my comment could be seen.

I'm learning a little at a time and it looks great. I'm liking this platform more and more.

Thanks for your help,

Rick
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YvetteC2 Premium
Rick, I'm glad to hear you are liking the platform. As you are going through the program, if you have any questions, dont hesitate to reach out to me. I will be happy to help in any way I can.

Yvette
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IveTriedThat Premium
Hey Rick and welcome to Wealthy Affiliate!

My name is Steve and I'm the owner of IveTriedThat. You signed up through me and I thought I'd tell you a little about myself. I joined Wealthy Affiliate back in 2009, over 7 years ago. I was looking to learn how to supplement my income through Internet Marketing and what I've found was so much more.

By 2010, I was working full-time from home. These days, ALL of my income comes from my ventures online. In fact, my wife just recently quit her job to start her own business as well. Internet Marketing and Wealthy Affiliate have provided us with amazing opportunities (we've bought a house, get to travel the world, and best of all, no longer spend time "going to work") and I'm incredibly thankful to the training, tools, and support here that made it all possible. :)

I'd love for you to see the same level of success. So, if you ever have any questions or need a hand with anything, do not hesitate to get in touch with me. I am here to help!

To get started, you should add a short description and upload a picture. Wealthy Affiliate is a community and having a profile and a picture will really help get you acquainted here.

Anyways, thought I would just introduce myself. If there's anything I can do for you Rick, just let me know!

Cheers!

Steve

PS. Once you setup your profile, reply to this message and I'll send you my 10 Hottest Business Ideas for 2017. They'll really help you get moving quickly here!
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Ricargon Premium
Hi Steve,

Nice to meet you and everyone else here. This is really a unique setup. I've never been in a platform such as this where everyone is so helpful.

I'll be looking forward to your "hottest business ideas"

Thanks,

Rick
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