The Commercial Investing Show

Jason Hartman talks with David Osborn, co-founder of Magnify Capital and best-selling author of Wealth Can't Wait: Avoid the 7 Wealth Traps, Implement the 7 Business Pillars, and Complete a Life Audit Today!, about making the conscious decision to be wealthy and how you can actually follow through on that decision while avoiding common pitfalls. They also discuss how absolutely vital the morning is to your life and how you can win the morning.

Key Takeaways:

[2:28] Being wealthy starts with making a choice

[6:35] The mindset is critical but often overlooked

[10:58] When you become successful you eventually just have to learn to deal with being in lawsuits

[14:15] Do NOT hire someone just because you like them

[21:24] Miracle Morning Millionaires

[23:26] By 11am the world is coming at you and you're in reaction mode


Direct download: CI_210_David_Osborn.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 3:47pm EDT

Jason Hartman and economist Thomas look back on the 2010s to see what the biggest stories were for investors. From the War on Terror to Obamacare to the aftermath of the Great Recession, it was a decade fraught with ups and downs that provided opportunities for investors to make good money.

Key Takeaways:

[5:13] The 10th biggest story of the decade: the War on Terror explodes the deficit

[8:20] Why European debt issues will come to the fore in 2022

[12:37] The idea of Purchasing Power Parity and what it says about China's economy vs the US

[16:42] As much as Jason doesn't like Obamacare, it makes the list of Top Stories of the 2010s

[26:53] What Jason learned years ago during his day as a lobbyist

[29:10] Thomas is seeing at least a 15% drop in the market coming when the Fed decides to let risk enter the market again


Direct download: CI_209_Thomas.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:29am EDT

Jason Hartman talks with Anita Campbell, founder and publisher of Small Business Trends, about what markets are currently the friendliest to entrepreneurs. Some rankings are surprising and there's a big surprise when it comes to entrepreneurs in rural areas. They also discuss the potential impacts of minimum wage on small business.

Key Takeaways:

[2:01] Some of Anita's rankings for best cities for entrepreneurs really suprised her

[4:51] How Anita's company was able to use the US Census to help in the rankings

[7:47] Technology has allowed rural areas to start flourishing as entrepreneurial havens

[10:18] Does having more entrepreneurs in an area make the market more or less stable?

[16:32] How the movement to a $15/hr wage is impacting entrepreneurs


Direct download: CI_208_Anita_Campbell.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:00pm EDT

Jason Hartman talks with Dan Amerman, CFA and author of books such as Mortgage Securities and Collateralized Mortgage Obligations: Unlock The Secrets Of Mortgage Derivatives, about how a heavy handed Fed has changed how inflation and housing have correlate to each other, why the Fed reacts to quickly, what the Fed is setting interest rates up to do, and much more.

Key Takeaways:

[1:59] The Federal Reserve is getting more heavy handed as years go by, and hints of a coming recession could lead to more intervention

[6:53] Housing tracked inflation better than gold until the Federal Reserve got real heavy handed after 2001

[11:42] The Fed reacts too quickly to things

[13:21] Dan's prediction of where interest rates are about to head

[19:05] Certain Fed actions and yield curve inversions seem to have a correlation

[22:39] The 2 ways to look at inflation

[26:01] The self-liquidating debt


Direct download: CI_207_Dan_Amerman.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:00pm EDT