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Loan Ranger

Mortgage Span

This story appears in the February 2000 issue of Business Start-Ups magazine.

It's hard to combine homemaking and moneymaking. Yet for 28-year-old Toni Nilson, being a mom and an Independent Loan Originator (ILO) for Mortgage Span is all in a day's work.

After running a home day-care center for seven years, Nilson was tired of the long hours and the heavy demands the business made on her energy level. "I didn't have time to be involved with my kids' schools," recalls the entrepreneur. "I wanted to find something that didn't take 60 or 80 hours a week."

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