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A second category of disputed expenses includes construction expenses paid to third parties that are not substantiated by an invoice identifying one of the properties in the Little Family project. For example, on July 26 and August 10, payments totaling $35,000.00 were made to HSBC Business Solutions, the account management firm for Menards. Little Family contends that the money likely paid an outstanding bill for construction in Urbandale. Mortensen applied for a building permit for the Urbandale house on July 11, 2006. Mortensen said the money paid to HSBC may have been used to order lumber items, such as trusses, that had to be prepaid. He estimated that the cost of trusses for one house would exceed $20,000. He said there were many expenses for which there was no invoice. In one situation, Mortensen traded plumbing work for an entire house for excavation, rock delivery and basement work on the three Little Family project properties. The court finds and concludes that Little Family has failed to show that undocumented construction expenses unrelated to the project were paid with misappropriated funds. It seems as likely that Mortensen is unable to match expenses with invoices identified to the Little Family project because of poor record-keeping.