Mon, 27 April 2020
Today, Jason Hartman and George Gammon discuss topics such as, The Doom Vortex/feedback loop, oil prices, bonds, and what the world needs to prepare for the Coronavirus fallout. COVID-19 is playing a big role in economic changes and Jason and George break down some of the less obvious concepts of how this plays out. Today’s episode dives deep into understanding the relationships existing in the global market.
[3:05] The big differences between the Coronavirus and the normal Flu are the R Naught Value, and Serious (non-fatal) Complication Rate
[9:25] COVID-19: a tougher, more hardy virus, living outside of the body
[12:00] A supply shock and a demand shock in the U.S.?
[16:05] How the corporate bond markets and the credit markets are affected by the crash in oil, Coronavirus and everything bubble turning into an everything crash
[14:15] The stock market is like buying in cyclical real estate markets
[28:15] When Triple B bonds get downgraded to junk bonds
[34:25] Sooner or later, companies like Tesla or Uber will need to sell equity to generate the cash they need to sustain themselves, especially in a recession
[40:10] During a recession, tax receipts plummet
Fri, 24 April 2020
160: Coronavirus Quarantine Survivor “Where in the World is Juanita Ingram, Mommy Talk Live by Juanita Ingram
Coronavirus Quarantine Survivor, attorney, author, and actress, Juanita Ingram joins Jason Hartman to discuss Taiwan’s reaction to Coronavirus, approximately 30 days before it hit the U.S. What did Taiwan do right, and how did SARS prepare them for this problem. Born in Tennessee, and made her way through the U.K. and finally to Taiwan, hear Juanita’s perspective on the differences of culture and how Coronavirus was handled.
[1:45] What’s going on in Taiwan, so close to China?
[5:00] From Wuhan Virus to COVID-19, the changes made in Taiwan, approximately 30 days ahead of the U.S.
[6:45] After Taiwan’s experience with SARS, they had a pandemic plan in place. Taiwan is now being called the blueprint of what should’ve been done
[9:30] Taiwan’s cases escalated due to the import of cases from outside of the country.
[13:30] Two ER Doctors in Atlanta, Georgia that both tested positive. One is very sick, and the other is asymptomatic.
Tue, 21 April 2020
Stay Calm, Keep Good Counsel, Keep Your Eye On The Ball, Take Action. Rinse, and repeat. Jason Hartman is joined in today’s episode with his co-host from the Solomon Success Show, Rabbi Evan Moffic. Evan brings up some challenging questions about a new potential tax break from the CARES Act. What does Trump bring to the table as our first RE President? Will there be a global currency or an ever-growing nationwide rental assistance program?
[1:25] New tax break, CARES Act, using depreciation to offset capital gains?
[5:20] Trump is the first RE President
[8:30] Herd immunity thoughts in the U.S.
[10:00] Public health is linked to the economy
[12:30] Stay calm, keep good counsel, keep your eye on the ball, take action
[23:00] Review from a listener, Andrew. Thank you!
[25:15] Will we go to a nationwide rental assistance program, like section-8?
[27:00] Will there be a push to a crypto-currency?
Direct download: YW_159_1425_CARES_Act_170_Billion_RE_Investors.mp3
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Sun, 19 April 2020
Beware of the 'invisible tax,' inflation. Jason Hartman discusses inflation, poverty, and work-from-home lifestyle and advantages. In these challenging times, what professionals are able to stay optimistic? How are the elites transferring wealth?
In part II of today’s show, Jason interviews Jessica Mah, founder of inDinero. Tune in for pro-tips on loan approval for PPP & EIDL. How can you optimize your time with loan delays, and get ahead of the game? And, don’t forget to prep for the end-game of these loans, will they be forgiven? Follow the rules and we shall see.
[3:15] There are two types of taxation that we are paying: 1) The tax that we see, income tax, sales tax, etc 2) The inflation tax, which destroys the purchasing power of our money
[7:30] People are being driven into poverty in this quarantine, making it very difficult for some to adjust to the work-from-home lifestyle
[13:30] “Tis the set of the sails, And not the gales, Which tell us the way to go.” -Ella Wheeler Wilcox
[16:00] How are the elites transferring wealth?
[19:30] Jessica Mah, founder of inDinero, helping entrepreneurs run better businesses
[20:50] PPP has run out? Only 6% of all applications have been approved by the SBA and funded.
[21:15] The SBA is saying the best option is to use the bank you are already with, although Jessica has seen more success getting a loan through smaller regional banks
[23:15] Have you seen success in getting loans with brokers?
[25:30] Every bank is accepting PPP & EIDL applications even though they’re both on hold due to running out of money
[26:45] How can you be successful at getting your slice of the bailout pie?
[18:30] Pro-Tips: Show your work; have an excel spreadsheet that shows how you came to your figures
[30:30] How difficult is the one-page application?
[31:00] The Magic Question, “What is all of the information you need from me in order for the bank to formally process my loan application and submit it to the SBA?”
[34:00] This loan could be forgiven if properly played out
[38:00] Encouraged to apply for PPP & EIDL, but PPP is the better of the two options for covering big payroll sheets
Tue, 7 April 2020
Today, Jason Hartman unlocks one of the most powerful investment tools as an alternative to the 1031 exchange. The great thing about coupling an unsecured loan with a qualified intermediary installment sale is that you start with a new property and a new depreciation schedule.
Before this investment skill is revealed, Jason shares an update on the promise of the ‘federal’ reserve plan to keep the economy in shape. Beware of the elevator, even the NYTimes is talking about the population density problem.
[2:10] The US ‘federal’ reserve is taking the role of buzz lightyear, to infinity and beyond. They will provide unlimited asset purchases, with no limit to what they will do to prop up the economy
[5:32] Winning is a relative game: Here’s how you do it!
[9:35] “Density is really an enemy in a situation like this (coronavirus)” NYTimes Dr. Steven Goodman, an Epidemiologist at Stanford University
[10:10] Trump is going to reopen the US
[11:00] Chinese are cleaning their money, digital currency
[12:00] Everybody needs more room if we are going to be at home all the time
[14:25] Guest, Tom
[16:45] If you do an installment sale, you pay taxes on an annual basis
[19:15] Why is a QI (qualified intermediary) needed?
[25:50] The great thing about coupling an unsecured loan with a qualified intermediary installment sale is that you start with a new property and depreciation schedule
[28:50] Don’t forget the rule of 72
[33:10] This can be a rescue from a 1031 exchange that isn’t working out
Fri, 3 April 2020
Does real estate investment beat the stocks, even if the tenant doesn’t pay? Jason and Adam discuss the perks of real estate investment compared to the stock market, even if a tenant doesn’t pay. This question strikes a chord as millions of Americans will have trouble paying their rent or mortgage on April 1.
Remember to stay calm, keep good counsel, keep your eye on the ball and take action.
Jason is joined with Tom, to wrap up some advice and details about the 1031 tax-deferred exchange alternative.
[2:45] Millions of Americans will have trouble paying rent/mortgage
[6:00] Stay calm, keep good counsel, keep your eye on the ball and take action
[11:08] Will there be a decline in the use of public spaces?
[15:30] Does real estate beat the stock market?
[18:40] What is the average return on real estate investment? Adam shares his experience with the 100k home
[21:45] Johnny from Arlington
[23:10] The loan modification culture is back
[23:49] Learn More: Strategic Defaults & Loan Modifications
[28:40] Reach out to one of our investment counselors to build a relationship with them and to gain some knowledge in a given market
[30:30] The 1031 Tax-Deferred Exchange Alternative, Part II with Tom
Wed, 1 April 2020
Hoax or not, we are facing a recession. Jason Hartman discusses the suburban differences between China and the U.S. We should all expect to see Stimulus Maximus. How much debt can we handle before things don’t work out?
Our guest today is Venture Alliance Member Mike Zlotnik who is preparing for the good, bad and ugly.
[3:00] Hoax or not, we are facing a recession
[10:00] The U.S. is unlike China, think suburbia
[11:50] Stimulus Maximus
[14:00] How much debt is too much debt? Nobody knows
[19:30] How is the market responding to the Coronavirus right now?
[20:30] I cannot predict the future, just prepare for the good, bad, and the ugly
[29:15] Buying limited partner (LP) shares at a big discount
[31:30] A migration away from the dense areas of residence