Sat, 28 July 2018
The worlds of cryptocurrencies and crowdfunding can work in harmony, but the world of the long term cryptocurrency lover and day traders may not be so harmonious.
Jason Hartman talks with David Drake, founder of LDJ Capital, about what's going on in the cryptocurrency world, regulations on the ICO market, and how currencies like Bitcoin might be incorporated into international currency baskets.
[3:53] What kind of regulations do ICOs have?
[8:33] Cryptocurrencies are now seeing two worlds collide: the old guard of people who are buying and holding versus the hedge funds coming in to trade and make money quickly
[12:32] G7 might put Bitcoin into their currency baskets because they're anti-inflationary
[15:27] Can cryptocurrencies overcome any potential opposition from governments and central banks?
Fri, 20 July 2018
CI 134 - Transforming Your Commercial Property Into a Short-Term Rental with SpaceCadet's Steven Quintanilla
Jason Hartman talks with Steven Quintanilla, co-founder of SpaceCadet, about the short-term rentals. But this time, however, we're not talking about short-term residential property, but short-term commercial property rentals. Steven tells Jason about how the process works and the arrangement can benefit both sides in certain situations.
[8:24] What is a micro-rental?
[15:13] Are there any places to go to browse available properties?
Fri, 13 July 2018
Jason Hartman talks to one of his podcast mentors, Jim Puplava, host of Financial Sense, about his thoughts on the new tax reform, what's happening with inflation (both today and moving forward), the different motivation of millennials compared to former generations, and more.
[2:05] Will the new tax plan expedite people and companies leaving high tax states?
[6:53] Hidden taxes in states like California
[7:59] What's the endgame when states and municipalities go bankrupt? Is it just a federal bailout?
[10:53] Jim's current inflation thoughts
[14:23] How much longer can the US continue to kick the can down the road when it comes to the debt?
[17:49] Why double inflation arbitrage is fantastic for real estate investors
[21:03] What the next downturn is going to look like
[26:21] Jason's new theory
Fri, 6 July 2018
Jason Hartman talks with Richard Wilson, a family office expert, about what we can learn about investing by looking at what centimillionaires are doing. First off Richard explains what exactly a family office is, what amount of money it actually takes to be a part of one, and why you need an internal dashboard and compass in your life.
[2:21] Some of the business practices used by centimillionaires
[6:05] What a family office really is, and why it's a thing
[10:22] The net worth you need to make a family office worthwhile
[14:08] Niche domination as a strategy
[18:08] If you don't have a focused approach to investments, and don't do things highly intentional, you'll never have synergy
[20:08] You need to have a dashboard and compass as to where you want to go, and it needs to be documented
[22:40] Everything in your life and business needs to have integrity