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American Monetary Association

Jason Hartman

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American Monetary Association

American Monetary Association

Jason Hartman

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33
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The American Monetary Association is a non-profit venture funded by The Jason Hartman Foundation that is dedicated to educating people about the practical effects of monetary policy and government actions on inflation, deflation and freedom. Our goal is to help people prosper in the midst of uncertain economic times.The American Monetary Association believes that a new and innovative understanding of wealth, value, business and investment is necessary to thrive in the new reality of big government, big deficits and monetary destruction.Host, Jason Hartman, interviews top-tier guests, bestselling authors and financial experts including; Robert Kiyosaki (Rich Dad), Harry Dent (The Great Depression Ahead), Peter Schiff (Crash Proof), William Cohan (House of Cards), Ellen Brown (Web of Debt), Thomas Woods (Meltdown), Gerald Celente (Trends Journal), G. Edward Griffin (The Creature from Jekyll Island), Chris Mayer (Capital & Crisis), Chris Martenson (The Crash Course), Robert Prechter (Elliott Wave), Pat Buchanan (Presidential Candidate), Eric Tyson (Investing for Dummies), Addison Wiggin & Bill Bonner (Agora – The Daily Reckoning), Catherine Austin Fitts (Solari), Thomas Sowell (The Hoover Institution), Marc Chandler (Making Sense of the Dollar), Gillian Tett (Fool’s Gold & The Financial Times), Howard Ruff (Prosper In The Coming Bad Years), Larry Parks (Gold Wars & FAME), James West (Crime of the Century), Les Leopold (The Looting of America), Robert Wiedemer (Aftershock), Bill Whittle (Rich Man Poor Man), Les Leopold (The Looting of America), Robert R. Prechter (Elliot Wave Theory), Lowell Ponte (The Great Withdrawal), Jack Gerard (American Petroleum Institute), Jeffrey Hirsch (Stock Trader's Almanac), Jim Bruce (Money For Nothing: Inside the Federal Reserve), Kevin Armstrong (Bulls, Birdies, Bogies, and Bears), Laurence Kotlikoff (The Clash of Generations), Shaun Rein (The End of Cheap China), A trademark feature of Hartman Media podcasts are our 'Tenth Episodes' where alternative topics of interest are explored every tenth episode. This provides a diverse mix of programming exploring issues and influential authors like Hannah Holmes (What Is Your Personality Type), Dr. Gary Chapman (The Five Love Languages), Christine Hassler (Manage Your Expectations), Sam Carpenter (Work the System), Chuck Gallagher (Second Chances), John J. Murphy (Zentrepreneur), and Robert Greene (Mastery). Topics explored at depth by the American Monetary Association include Bitcoin, digital currencies, investing, corporate tax inversions, crowdfunding, inflation, the Federal Reserve, student loan debt, monetary policy, economic challenges facing generation Y, solar energy, 3D printing, medical technology, US dollar, currency exchange, plunging bond rates, personal and commercial bankruptcy, the cost of a college education, digital banking, the American dream, capital gains taxes, asset protection, gold and silver, commodities markets, precious metals, investing tips, structural and personal unemployment, bank regulations, regulatory reform, emerging markets, shadow banking, social media, derivatives, mobile commerce, government regulation, housing market, identity theft, cyber currencies, mortgage lenders, investment properties, VA loans, gold standard, Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac, online auctions, landlord tenant conflicts, tax lien investing, tax law, retirement, contract law, stagflation, home loans, real estate scams, renters, reverse mortgages, foreclosures, euro, European Union, ECB, European Central Bank, the US housing market, micro lending, online security, cyber security, online banking, digital banking, outsourcing, online shopping, Amazon, Apple, Facebook, Twitter, JP Morgan, short sales, austerity, forex, monetary systems, budget surplus, budget deficits, tax cuts, solar energy, consumer debt, consumer price index, property investing, high frequency trading, interest rates, college tuition, cashless societies, credit card debt, credit monitoring, credit ratings, currency trading, refinancing, federal stimulus, financial independence, financial planning, financial literacy, economic growth, economic development, Wall Street, IPO, IRS, Internal Revenue Service, IMF, International Monetary Fund, mobile banking, Elliot Wave Theory, free trade, underwater homeowners, foreign investing, oil prices, entrepreneurship, Equifax, federal budget, Keynes, Keynesian, fiat currency, financial scams, global economy, gold standard, income tax, and foreign investment.

Latest Episodes

376: Landlord Pricing-Power, Rent Increases, Modern Wealth Building Formula by Ken Van Liew

Jason Hartman shares his views on migration trends, supply/demand shock, and the pricing power that landlords hold right now. The millennials are a different generation with different renting versus buying trends. This opens up more opportunities for investors. Jason Hartman talks with author, Ken Van Liew, to find out what has changed in wealth building in modern times. Ken and Jason talk about investment opportunities away from high-density cities. They also discuss a few commercial real estate sectors, including converting commercial to residential, what might come of malls, and growth in the need for self-storage. Webinar: jasonhartman.com/sweethome Ask your investment counselor about our new market! Books: Modern Wealth Building Formula: How To Master Real Estate Key Takeaways: [2:00] What state is leading in-migration? [5:00] Jason explains how we are currently experiencing supply/demand shock. [6:30] Landlords have pricing power right now. [10:30] Who owns most of the 16million single-family rental homes in the US? [11:45] Every market of 63 saw an increase in rents. [18:00] Recommendations: 1984, Fahrenheit 451, and The Unbearable Lightness of Being Ken Van Lieu [21:45] What’s different about ‘modern wealth building’? [26:30] To Ken, what are your thoughts on the shift of Americans away from high-density cities? [28:30] What commercial property can convert to residential? [33:30] What are we going to do with malls? [35:45] How will self-storage fair? Websites: KenVanLiew.com jasonhartman.com/protect JasonHartman.com JasonHartman.com/properties Jason Hartman Quick Start Jason Hartman PropertyCast (Libsyn) Jason Hartman PropertyCast (iTunes) 1-800-HARTMAN

37 min1 w ago
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376: Landlord Pricing-Power, Rent Increases, Modern Wealth Building Formula by Ken Van Liew

375: COVID-19 Recession, HELOC v. Cash-Out Refi, Housing Price or Payment, Permabulls

Jason Hartman and Adam continue discussing the fear of a housing bubble and how to be a real estate permabull. This part two begins with housing stats, how to understand the US median price, and why you can’t always trust what you read. This is especially true if you are investing in Hartman advised linear markets instead of cyclical markets in high-density areas. As well, these two discuss staple moves to make on your way to building a real estate portfolio. Key Takeaways: [3:10] The Covid Recession continues to affect multi-family housing. [9:40] Adam shares some stats in housing price changes from 2008-2011 (cyclical market index reports) [12:45] Adam shares how to be a real estate permabull and have it make sense. [18:30] In an inflationary environment, the best asset class is income-producing property. [21:00] Almost everybody buys a house based on the payment, not the price. [31:00] Your journey to a rental property portfolio is one door at a time. [38:00] Check out this free webinar:jasonhartman.com/protect [39:45] HELOC v. Cash-out Refi, which should I do right now? Websites: JasonHartman.com JasonHartman.com/properties Jason Hartman Quick Start Jason Hartman PropertyCast (Libsyn) Jason Hartman PropertyCast (iTunes) 1-800-HARTMAN

44 min1 w ago
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375: COVID-19 Recession, HELOC v. Cash-Out Refi, Housing Price or Payment, Permabulls

374: Case-Shiller Index, Housing Bubbles & Permabulls

Jason Hartman shares a sigh of relief; no matter who wins the presidential election, there is always a strategy in real estate, the most favorable asset-class in the world. Adam joins the show for a short, jovial debate on election fraud and the election. But Jason and Adam offer you a break from politics to discuss many concerns of a housing bubble and how this could be misinterpreted. Key Takeaways: [1:45] Before we talk about investment property, let's discuss the 2020 election update. [4:10] What do you think about voter fraud as a possibility? [12:30] Is there a possible housing bubble? [14:20] 75% of the Case-Shiller Index is based on cyclical markets, a gross misrepresentation of the complex US housing markets. [19:45] Are we just a bunch of PermaBulls? [22:00] Market timing is a fool's game. Websites: jasonhartman.com/protect JasonHartman.com JasonHartman.com/properties Jason Hartman Quick Start Jason Hartman PropertyCast (Libsyn) Jason Hartman PropertyCast (iTunes) 1-800-HA...

32 min2 w ago
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374: Case-Shiller Index, Housing Bubbles & Permabulls

373: Getting America Back to Work, The Capitalist Comeback by Andrew Puzder, CEO of CKE Restaurants Hardee's & Carl's Jr

Jason Hartman talks with Former CEO of CKE Restaurants, Carl's Jr and Hardee's, and former nominee for Secretary of Labor under President Trump. He is also the author ofJob Creation: How It Really Works and Why Government Doesn't Understand ItandThe Capitalist Comeback: The Trump Boom and the Left's Plot to Stop It. Andrew and Jason discuss whether the solution to the coronavirus pandemic is more significant than the problem and where the help stops helping. As well, they discuss the regulation challenges with business. Key Takeaways: [2:45] Is the pandemic an opportunity to "remake America?" [5:20] Is the solution bigger than the problem? [9:30] Andrew explains why he moved his company from Southern California to Tennessee. [12:30] "It was easier to build and open a new restaurant in Novosibirsk, Siberia, or Shanghai, China than it was to open a restaurant in Los Angeles. "AP [19:00] People should focus on where they want this economy to go. Websites: andy.puzder.com JasonHartman.c...

24 min2 w ago
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373: Getting America Back to Work, The Capitalist Comeback by Andrew Puzder, CEO of CKE Restaurants Hardee's & Carl's Jr

372: Foreclosure Crisis or Not? Rick Sharga, RealtyTrac

Rick Sharga, Executive Vice President of Marketing at RealtyTrac, talks with Jason Hartman about forbearances and foreclosures. Does one lead to the other, and how will this differ from the great recession? How has COVID-19 changed how millennials approach renting vs. buying? Rick Sharga also distinguishes between foreclosures and opportunities. Rick also gives an excellent insight into every sector of what he thinks is to be expected in the commercial real estate market. Key Takeaways: [1:00] Everyone is asking, "is Covid going to cause a housing crash?" [2:00] Covid has not slowed down the housing market even a little bit. [3:45] The pandemic accelerated millennials' trend to stop as urban renters and move to a place of homeownership. [10:30] The 2006 median price home was $650 more expensive than the median price home today, adjusted for interest rates and inflation. [12:00] Rick distinguishes between foreclosures and opportunities. [18:00] Will 3 million in forbearance programs ...

37 min3 w ago
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372: Foreclosure Crisis or Not? Rick Sharga, RealtyTrac

371: COVID-19 Economic Impact David Sussman, Valcor Worldwide

David Sussman, Founder and CEO of Valcor Worldwide joins Jason Hartman in discussing insights into what is going on with small-medium sized business, real estate, and the impact of COVID-19. David suggests that mainstream media has narrowed its focus on Coronavirus and the 2020 election; meanwhile, it hasn’t covered much to any of the potential economic tsunamis we face. Like lungs, our economy breathes in and out, and we are a few years late to our regularly scheduled recession. Key Takeaways: [2:45] The mainstream media can only focus on one or two top stories at a time, the pandemic, and the 2020 election. David predicts a possible economic tsunami headed our way, a story the media cannot currently focus on. [6:10] Warehouses and industrial real estate spaces are increasing. [8:45] 67% of employees in the country rely upon the 32 million small US businesses. [13:00] Small retail is dying, especially in bluer states. [16:45] What kind of financing is available to small businesses...

20 min3 w ago
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371: COVID-19 Economic Impact David Sussman, Valcor Worldwide

370: Rating America's Presidents, An America-First Look at Who Is Best, Who Is Overrated, and Who Was A Disaster by Robert Spencer

Jason Hartman is joined today by Robert Spencer, author ofRating America's Presidents, An America-First Look at Who Is Best, Who Is Overrated, and Who Was A Disaster.This book is a non-partisan analysis of the US President's performance in office. Jason and Robert discuss sociological changes in the US and harsh rhetoric from either party. Will the US re-elect Trump, if so, will he be the last Republican President? Key Takeaways: [1:40] This is not a republican or democratic book; this book is America First! [3:00] Are the left "for the people" or for big government? [8:00] "With the truth about history, we can reclaim the public discourse." -Spencer [14:20] If Trump wins reelection, where will the US be in 4 years? [16:25] Will Trump be the last Republican President? [20:00] Rating US Presidents, example: Woodrow Wilson. [23:00] One of the recipes for being a good US President is…? Websites: jihadwatch.org PandemicInvesting.com JasonHartman.com/Ask JasonHartman.com/Start JasonHart...

28 minOCT 31
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370: Rating America's Presidents, An America-First Look at Who Is Best, Who Is Overrated, and Who Was A Disaster by Robert Spencer

369: 10% Less Democracy & Hive Mind, How Your Nation’s IQ Matters by Dr. Garett Jones, BB&T Professor Mercatus, George Mason University

How do you define Democracy? Dr. Garett Jones and Jason Hartman traverse through a broad range of capitalism and democracy played out in different countries. Does one influence the other, or can they exist in moderation together? As well, Jones speaks to the typical choices of more educated people. Are groups more willing to cooperate if they have a higher or lower IQ? Books: Hive Mind : How Your Nation's IQ Matters So Much More Than Your Own 10% Less Democracy: Why You Should Trust Elites a Little More and the Masses a Little Less Key Takeaways: [2:00] Democracy is an absolutely sacred value, but don't know what they mean? [3:15] In most countries, judges kept "arm's length" away from voters who seem to have better economic performance. [6:30] The American founders were not for pure democracy. [8:00] Math and Science scores are pretty good predictors of individual life outcomes. [11:00] More educated people are most likely to see the invisible hand and support laissez-faire. [14:00...

25 minOCT 29
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369: 10% Less Democracy & Hive Mind, How Your Nation’s IQ Matters by Dr. Garett Jones, BB&T Professor Mercatus, George Mason University

368: Advanced Tax Strategies for Savvy Investors by Amanda Han & Matthew MacFarland

Clear some confusion about tax strategy, and gain some added tricks of the trade by listening to this interview. Jason Hartman talks with Amanda Han and Matthew MacFarland, authors ofAdvanced Tax Strategies for Savvy Investors. Tax laws can change every year, so it’s crucial to take advantage of them as soon as you can. Learn what most investors forget to do for some of the best write-offs. Key Takeaways: [2:30] Excited to have advanced tax strategy with a focus on RE [3:00] Will we lose the 1031-Exchange with Biden in office? [8:10] Many RE investment property owners overpay on taxes because they do not view themselves as a business when it comes to their taxes. [13:40] How do I take more deprecation sooner than later, with a cost segregation study? [20:20] How do you prepare to take unlimited deductions, regardless of income - by qualifying as a real estate professional? Websites: PandemicInvesting.com JasonHartman.com/Ask JasonHartman.com/Start JasonHartman.com/Recordings JasonH...

27 minOCT 24
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368: Advanced Tax Strategies for Savvy Investors by Amanda Han & Matthew MacFarland

367: Former Senior VP of Community Lending at Fannie Mae & National Low Income Housing Coalition NLIHC Barry Zigas

Jason Hartman talks with Barry Zigas, Senior Fellow at Consumer Federation of America. Barry shares a brief, descriptive history lesson on how Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac came to be. Barry and Jason discuss the low and middle-income housing crisis and what factors contribute to homeownership rates. Barry Zigas joins Jason Hartman to discuss student loans compared to home loans. Is this similar to a problem we’ve seen in the recent past? How does the shortage of affordable new homes drive inflation? Key Takeaways: [1:00] Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac were both created by acts of congress. [4:30] Is the Fannie Mae/Freddie Mac mission to increase homeownership? [6:20] Let’s talk about global home ownership comparisons. [11:00] What factors contribute to homeownership rates? [12:15] There’s still discrimination in the mortgage markets. [14:30] Redlining is a term defined as a percentage of non-white people living in a community. [16:45] How much of the community reinvestment act is to bl...

37 minOCT 22
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367: Former Senior VP of Community Lending at Fannie Mae & National Low Income Housing Coalition NLIHC Barry Zigas

Latest Episodes

376: Landlord Pricing-Power, Rent Increases, Modern Wealth Building Formula by Ken Van Liew

Jason Hartman shares his views on migration trends, supply/demand shock, and the pricing power that landlords hold right now. The millennials are a different generation with different renting versus buying trends. This opens up more opportunities for investors. Jason Hartman talks with author, Ken Van Liew, to find out what has changed in wealth building in modern times. Ken and Jason talk about investment opportunities away from high-density cities. They also discuss a few commercial real estate sectors, including converting commercial to residential, what might come of malls, and growth in the need for self-storage. Webinar: jasonhartman.com/sweethome Ask your investment counselor about our new market! Books: Modern Wealth Building Formula: How To Master Real Estate Key Takeaways: [2:00] What state is leading in-migration? [5:00] Jason explains how we are currently experiencing supply/demand shock. [6:30] Landlords have pricing power right now. [10:30] Who owns most of the 16million single-family rental homes in the US? [11:45] Every market of 63 saw an increase in rents. [18:00] Recommendations: 1984, Fahrenheit 451, and The Unbearable Lightness of Being Ken Van Lieu [21:45] What’s different about ‘modern wealth building’? [26:30] To Ken, what are your thoughts on the shift of Americans away from high-density cities? [28:30] What commercial property can convert to residential? [33:30] What are we going to do with malls? [35:45] How will self-storage fair? Websites: KenVanLiew.com jasonhartman.com/protect JasonHartman.com JasonHartman.com/properties Jason Hartman Quick Start Jason Hartman PropertyCast (Libsyn) Jason Hartman PropertyCast (iTunes) 1-800-HARTMAN

37 min1 w ago
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376: Landlord Pricing-Power, Rent Increases, Modern Wealth Building Formula by Ken Van Liew

375: COVID-19 Recession, HELOC v. Cash-Out Refi, Housing Price or Payment, Permabulls

Jason Hartman and Adam continue discussing the fear of a housing bubble and how to be a real estate permabull. This part two begins with housing stats, how to understand the US median price, and why you can’t always trust what you read. This is especially true if you are investing in Hartman advised linear markets instead of cyclical markets in high-density areas. As well, these two discuss staple moves to make on your way to building a real estate portfolio. Key Takeaways: [3:10] The Covid Recession continues to affect multi-family housing. [9:40] Adam shares some stats in housing price changes from 2008-2011 (cyclical market index reports) [12:45] Adam shares how to be a real estate permabull and have it make sense. [18:30] In an inflationary environment, the best asset class is income-producing property. [21:00] Almost everybody buys a house based on the payment, not the price. [31:00] Your journey to a rental property portfolio is one door at a time. [38:00] Check out this free webinar:jasonhartman.com/protect [39:45] HELOC v. Cash-out Refi, which should I do right now? Websites: JasonHartman.com JasonHartman.com/properties Jason Hartman Quick Start Jason Hartman PropertyCast (Libsyn) Jason Hartman PropertyCast (iTunes) 1-800-HARTMAN

44 min1 w ago
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375: COVID-19 Recession, HELOC v. Cash-Out Refi, Housing Price or Payment, Permabulls

374: Case-Shiller Index, Housing Bubbles & Permabulls

Jason Hartman shares a sigh of relief; no matter who wins the presidential election, there is always a strategy in real estate, the most favorable asset-class in the world. Adam joins the show for a short, jovial debate on election fraud and the election. But Jason and Adam offer you a break from politics to discuss many concerns of a housing bubble and how this could be misinterpreted. Key Takeaways: [1:45] Before we talk about investment property, let's discuss the 2020 election update. [4:10] What do you think about voter fraud as a possibility? [12:30] Is there a possible housing bubble? [14:20] 75% of the Case-Shiller Index is based on cyclical markets, a gross misrepresentation of the complex US housing markets. [19:45] Are we just a bunch of PermaBulls? [22:00] Market timing is a fool's game. Websites: jasonhartman.com/protect JasonHartman.com JasonHartman.com/properties Jason Hartman Quick Start Jason Hartman PropertyCast (Libsyn) Jason Hartman PropertyCast (iTunes) 1-800-HA...

32 min2 w ago
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374: Case-Shiller Index, Housing Bubbles & Permabulls

373: Getting America Back to Work, The Capitalist Comeback by Andrew Puzder, CEO of CKE Restaurants Hardee's & Carl's Jr

Jason Hartman talks with Former CEO of CKE Restaurants, Carl's Jr and Hardee's, and former nominee for Secretary of Labor under President Trump. He is also the author ofJob Creation: How It Really Works and Why Government Doesn't Understand ItandThe Capitalist Comeback: The Trump Boom and the Left's Plot to Stop It. Andrew and Jason discuss whether the solution to the coronavirus pandemic is more significant than the problem and where the help stops helping. As well, they discuss the regulation challenges with business. Key Takeaways: [2:45] Is the pandemic an opportunity to "remake America?" [5:20] Is the solution bigger than the problem? [9:30] Andrew explains why he moved his company from Southern California to Tennessee. [12:30] "It was easier to build and open a new restaurant in Novosibirsk, Siberia, or Shanghai, China than it was to open a restaurant in Los Angeles. "AP [19:00] People should focus on where they want this economy to go. Websites: andy.puzder.com JasonHartman.c...

24 min2 w ago
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373: Getting America Back to Work, The Capitalist Comeback by Andrew Puzder, CEO of CKE Restaurants Hardee's & Carl's Jr

372: Foreclosure Crisis or Not? Rick Sharga, RealtyTrac

Rick Sharga, Executive Vice President of Marketing at RealtyTrac, talks with Jason Hartman about forbearances and foreclosures. Does one lead to the other, and how will this differ from the great recession? How has COVID-19 changed how millennials approach renting vs. buying? Rick Sharga also distinguishes between foreclosures and opportunities. Rick also gives an excellent insight into every sector of what he thinks is to be expected in the commercial real estate market. Key Takeaways: [1:00] Everyone is asking, "is Covid going to cause a housing crash?" [2:00] Covid has not slowed down the housing market even a little bit. [3:45] The pandemic accelerated millennials' trend to stop as urban renters and move to a place of homeownership. [10:30] The 2006 median price home was $650 more expensive than the median price home today, adjusted for interest rates and inflation. [12:00] Rick distinguishes between foreclosures and opportunities. [18:00] Will 3 million in forbearance programs ...

37 min3 w ago
Comments
372: Foreclosure Crisis or Not? Rick Sharga, RealtyTrac

371: COVID-19 Economic Impact David Sussman, Valcor Worldwide

David Sussman, Founder and CEO of Valcor Worldwide joins Jason Hartman in discussing insights into what is going on with small-medium sized business, real estate, and the impact of COVID-19. David suggests that mainstream media has narrowed its focus on Coronavirus and the 2020 election; meanwhile, it hasn’t covered much to any of the potential economic tsunamis we face. Like lungs, our economy breathes in and out, and we are a few years late to our regularly scheduled recession. Key Takeaways: [2:45] The mainstream media can only focus on one or two top stories at a time, the pandemic, and the 2020 election. David predicts a possible economic tsunami headed our way, a story the media cannot currently focus on. [6:10] Warehouses and industrial real estate spaces are increasing. [8:45] 67% of employees in the country rely upon the 32 million small US businesses. [13:00] Small retail is dying, especially in bluer states. [16:45] What kind of financing is available to small businesses...

20 min3 w ago
Comments
371: COVID-19 Economic Impact David Sussman, Valcor Worldwide

370: Rating America's Presidents, An America-First Look at Who Is Best, Who Is Overrated, and Who Was A Disaster by Robert Spencer

Jason Hartman is joined today by Robert Spencer, author ofRating America's Presidents, An America-First Look at Who Is Best, Who Is Overrated, and Who Was A Disaster.This book is a non-partisan analysis of the US President's performance in office. Jason and Robert discuss sociological changes in the US and harsh rhetoric from either party. Will the US re-elect Trump, if so, will he be the last Republican President? Key Takeaways: [1:40] This is not a republican or democratic book; this book is America First! [3:00] Are the left "for the people" or for big government? [8:00] "With the truth about history, we can reclaim the public discourse." -Spencer [14:20] If Trump wins reelection, where will the US be in 4 years? [16:25] Will Trump be the last Republican President? [20:00] Rating US Presidents, example: Woodrow Wilson. [23:00] One of the recipes for being a good US President is…? Websites: jihadwatch.org PandemicInvesting.com JasonHartman.com/Ask JasonHartman.com/Start JasonHart...

28 minOCT 31
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370: Rating America's Presidents, An America-First Look at Who Is Best, Who Is Overrated, and Who Was A Disaster by Robert Spencer

369: 10% Less Democracy & Hive Mind, How Your Nation’s IQ Matters by Dr. Garett Jones, BB&T Professor Mercatus, George Mason University

How do you define Democracy? Dr. Garett Jones and Jason Hartman traverse through a broad range of capitalism and democracy played out in different countries. Does one influence the other, or can they exist in moderation together? As well, Jones speaks to the typical choices of more educated people. Are groups more willing to cooperate if they have a higher or lower IQ? Books: Hive Mind : How Your Nation's IQ Matters So Much More Than Your Own 10% Less Democracy: Why You Should Trust Elites a Little More and the Masses a Little Less Key Takeaways: [2:00] Democracy is an absolutely sacred value, but don't know what they mean? [3:15] In most countries, judges kept "arm's length" away from voters who seem to have better economic performance. [6:30] The American founders were not for pure democracy. [8:00] Math and Science scores are pretty good predictors of individual life outcomes. [11:00] More educated people are most likely to see the invisible hand and support laissez-faire. [14:00...

25 minOCT 29
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369: 10% Less Democracy & Hive Mind, How Your Nation’s IQ Matters by Dr. Garett Jones, BB&T Professor Mercatus, George Mason University

368: Advanced Tax Strategies for Savvy Investors by Amanda Han & Matthew MacFarland

Clear some confusion about tax strategy, and gain some added tricks of the trade by listening to this interview. Jason Hartman talks with Amanda Han and Matthew MacFarland, authors ofAdvanced Tax Strategies for Savvy Investors. Tax laws can change every year, so it’s crucial to take advantage of them as soon as you can. Learn what most investors forget to do for some of the best write-offs. Key Takeaways: [2:30] Excited to have advanced tax strategy with a focus on RE [3:00] Will we lose the 1031-Exchange with Biden in office? [8:10] Many RE investment property owners overpay on taxes because they do not view themselves as a business when it comes to their taxes. [13:40] How do I take more deprecation sooner than later, with a cost segregation study? [20:20] How do you prepare to take unlimited deductions, regardless of income - by qualifying as a real estate professional? Websites: PandemicInvesting.com JasonHartman.com/Ask JasonHartman.com/Start JasonHartman.com/Recordings JasonH...

27 minOCT 24
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368: Advanced Tax Strategies for Savvy Investors by Amanda Han & Matthew MacFarland

367: Former Senior VP of Community Lending at Fannie Mae & National Low Income Housing Coalition NLIHC Barry Zigas

Jason Hartman talks with Barry Zigas, Senior Fellow at Consumer Federation of America. Barry shares a brief, descriptive history lesson on how Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac came to be. Barry and Jason discuss the low and middle-income housing crisis and what factors contribute to homeownership rates. Barry Zigas joins Jason Hartman to discuss student loans compared to home loans. Is this similar to a problem we’ve seen in the recent past? How does the shortage of affordable new homes drive inflation? Key Takeaways: [1:00] Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac were both created by acts of congress. [4:30] Is the Fannie Mae/Freddie Mac mission to increase homeownership? [6:20] Let’s talk about global home ownership comparisons. [11:00] What factors contribute to homeownership rates? [12:15] There’s still discrimination in the mortgage markets. [14:30] Redlining is a term defined as a percentage of non-white people living in a community. [16:45] How much of the community reinvestment act is to bl...

37 minOCT 22
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367: Former Senior VP of Community Lending at Fannie Mae & National Low Income Housing Coalition NLIHC Barry Zigas
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